Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 223 226
Rank change year-on-year -27 +3 +47
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 2 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.028% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.58% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 7
City of London median daily rate £500 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £378 £327 £312
90th Percentile £643 £608 £503
Central London median daily rate £500 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,773 1,717 1,822
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.87% 27.83% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,487 1,381 1,465
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
City of London median hourly rate £27.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.33% +12.50% +29.79%
10th Percentile £23.38 £42.50 £27.75
90th Percentile £33.25 £47.50 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -38.89% +16.13% +29.17%

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Base SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Base SAS in the City of London

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Base SAS in the City of London

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Base SAS in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Base SAS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) IFRS
1 2 (100.00%) IFRS 9
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ProC
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Macro
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

Base SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ProC
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Quantitative Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Time Series Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) PROC SQL
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Macro
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) IFRS
1 2 (100.00%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau