The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK / England
Rank 545 531 465
Rank change year-on-year -14 -66  
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 32 81 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.078% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.74% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 69 92
Median daily rate £450 £413 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -11.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £341 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9405 10894 10659
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.80% 22.39% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6392 7374 6918
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 163 145
Median hourly rate £34.62 £34.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +5.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Base SAS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Base SAS in England

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Base SAS in England

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Base SAS in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Base SAS in England

Base SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Base SAS in England

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 10 £450 -10.00% 5
South West +3 9 £450 +9.09%
West Midlands - 6 - - 4
East Midlands -1 4 £431 -26.59% 1
South East +3 2 £525 +29.23%
North West +17 1 - -
Base SAS
UK

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 England region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 53 (100.00%) SAS
2 33 (62.26%) Finance
3 27 (50.94%) SQL
3 27 (50.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 20 (37.74%) Banking
5 19 (35.85%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (33.96%) ETL
7 17 (32.08%) Credit Risk
7 17 (32.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 14 (26.42%) Data Integration
9 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (24.53%) Analytics
10 12 (22.64%) Big Data
10 12 (22.64%) Migration
11 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (20.75%) Marketing
12 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (16.98%) Web Analytics
13 8 (15.09%) Data Quality
14 7 (13.21%) SAS Macro
14 7 (13.21%) Oracle
14 7 (13.21%) Unix
14 7 (13.21%) Information Management
14 7 (13.21%) Teradata
15 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
15 6 (11.32%) SAS EBI
16 5 (9.43%) Validation
16 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
16 5 (9.43%) Data Management
16 5 (9.43%) Data Validation

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 53 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (5.66%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) PuTTY
1 2 (3.77%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 17 (32.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 12 (22.64%) Big Data
4 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (11.32%) SAS EBI
6 5 (9.43%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
7 4 (7.55%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 3 (5.66%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
9 2 (3.77%) Data Mart
9 2 (3.77%) Impala
9 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.89%) DB2
10 1 (1.89%) MS Access
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.89%) QlikView
10 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) ProC
2 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 20 (37.74%) Banking
3 11 (20.75%) Marketing
4 4 (7.55%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 23 (43.40%) SAS Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Consultant
4 8 (15.09%) SAS Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Administrator
5 6 (11.32%) SAS Administrator
5 6 (11.32%) SAS Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Data Scientist
7 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Data Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) SAS Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Data Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) ETL Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Migration Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Programmer
8 2 (3.77%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Credit Risk
2 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Fintech
3 3 (5.66%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Unix
2 1 (1.89%) AIX
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (33.96%) ETL
3 14 (26.42%) Data Integration
4 13 (24.53%) Analytics
4 13 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (22.64%) Migration
6 9 (16.98%) Web Analytics
7 7 (13.21%) Information Management
8 5 (9.43%) Data Management
8 5 (9.43%) Data Validation
8 5 (9.43%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (9.43%) Validation
9 4 (7.55%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
10 3 (5.66%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (5.66%) Multivariate Analysis
10 3 (5.66%) SDLC
10 3 (5.66%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (5.66%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) SAS Macro
3 4 (7.55%) VBA
4 3 (5.66%) PROC SQL
4 3 (5.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.55%) IFRS
3 3 (5.66%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle
1 7 (13.21%) Teradata
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.89%) HP
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