Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 102 83
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.071% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.36% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Birmingham median daily rate - £540 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +60.00% -11.48%
West Midlands median daily rate - £540 £338
% change year-on-year - +60.00% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Birmingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 289 278 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.11% 19.87% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 167 176
Birmingham median daily rate £409 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £231
90th Percentile £538 £538 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £18.20 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.36% +3.97% +34.62%
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.91 £16.56 £20.50
% change year-on-year +86.62% -19.22% +9.33%

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