Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Base SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Base SAS over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 175 181
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 +2
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.049% 0.093% 0.060%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 0.56% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Berkshire median daily rate £468 £375 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.67% +74.42% -28.33%
10th Percentile £440 £363 £166
90th Percentile £507 £388 £365
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £455
% change year-on-year +18.75% -12.09% +25.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Base SAS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 825 711 807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.09% 16.53% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 391 464
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £407 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.42% +1.75% +9.22%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £590 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.96% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 29
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.24 £9.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.95% -36.67% -25.93%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £19.36 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +58.49% -3.64% +10.00%

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Base SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Base SAS in Berkshire

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Base SAS in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Base SAS in Berkshire

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Base SAS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £475 -
Base SAS
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Base SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Insight Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Insight Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Data Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle