Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 23 July 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 - 90
Rank change year-on-year - +90 +1
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% - 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.38% - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Birmingham median daily rate £450 - £475
10th Percentile £410 - £390
90th Percentile £550 - £560
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Base SAS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 289 299 325
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 22.09% 19.61% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 200 207
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £286 £300 £250
90th Percentile £511 £500 £535
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -27.27% -34.00%
10th Percentile £16.50 £12.00 £10.45
90th Percentile £17.50 £12.00 £24.48
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £20.50 £18.14
% change year-on-year +51.22% +13.01% -9.30%

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Base SAS in Birmingham

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Base SAS in Birmingham

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Base SAS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Base SAS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) PROC SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SAS Macro
2 3 (75.00%) ProC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (25.00%) SAS EBI
4 1 (25.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) Cluster Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing

Base SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (25.00%) SAS EBI
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) ProC
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAS BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior SAS Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Cluster Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PROC SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SAS Macro
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle