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 June 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)
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 575 493
Rank change year-on-year +16 -82  
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 29 45 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.091% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.42% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 99
Median daily rate £435 £416 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.50% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £518 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +8.75% -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 9662 10777 12050
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.47% 21.81% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6383 7393 7989
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 168 180
Median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.67 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

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 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 June 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 -2 11 £431 -4.16% 5
North West +26 5 £378 -19.46% 1
Yorkshire +19 4 £435 +8.75% 1
West Midlands +18 4 £450 -
South East +10 3 £460 +15.00% 3
South West +1 2 £438 +2.94%
Base SAS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 61 (100.00%) SAS
2 35 (57.38%) SQL
3 34 (55.74%) Finance
3 34 (55.74%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 30 (49.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 25 (40.98%) ETL
5 25 (40.98%) Data Integration
6 19 (31.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (29.51%) Migration
8 17 (27.87%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (27.87%) SAS Macro
9 16 (26.23%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Excel
11 14 (22.95%) Unix
11 14 (22.95%) Banking
11 14 (22.95%) Analytics
12 11 (18.03%) PROC SQL
12 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (18.03%) ProC
13 10 (16.39%) Data Management
13 10 (16.39%) Credit Risk
14 9 (14.75%) Hadoop
14 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
15 8 (13.11%) VBA
15 8 (13.11%) Oracle
15 8 (13.11%) Information Management
15 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (13.11%) Amazon Redshift
16 7 (11.48%) Anti-Money Laundering
16 7 (11.48%) SAS EBI

Base SAS
Co-occurring 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 61 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.28%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.28%) SPSS
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) PuTTY
1 2 (3.28%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (55.74%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 30 (49.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 17 (27.87%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (14.75%) Hadoop
5 8 (13.11%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (11.48%) SAS EBI
6 7 (11.48%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 6 (9.84%) Apache Hive
8 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
9 3 (4.92%) Big Data
9 3 (4.92%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 2 (3.28%) Data Mart
10 2 (3.28%) Impala
11 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.64%) DB2
11 1 (1.64%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) ProC
General
1 34 (55.74%) Finance
2 14 (22.95%) Banking
3 6 (9.84%) Retail
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Developer
2 24 (39.34%) SAS Developer
3 16 (26.23%) Consultant
3 16 (26.23%) SAS Consultant
4 10 (16.39%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) SAS Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) Data Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) SAS Administrator
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.92%) AWS Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Data Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Data Scientist
8 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) ETL Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) SAS Business Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Migration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.39%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.92%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.28%) Fintech
5 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Unix
2 1 (1.64%) AIX
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Data Integration
1 25 (40.98%) ETL
2 19 (31.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (29.51%) Migration
4 16 (26.23%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (22.95%) Analytics
6 10 (16.39%) Data Management
7 8 (13.11%) Information Management
8 7 (11.48%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Cluster Analysis
11 4 (6.56%) Data Validation
11 4 (6.56%) Statistics
11 4 (6.56%) Validation
12 3 (4.92%) Data Analysis
12 3 (4.92%) Data Cleansing
12 3 (4.92%) Marketing Analytics
12 3 (4.92%) Process Improvement
12 3 (4.92%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) SQL
2 17 (27.87%) SAS Macro
3 11 (18.03%) PROC SQL
4 8 (13.11%) VBA
5 3 (4.92%) Scala
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
1 3 (4.92%) SAS Certification
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) Data Quality
1 6 (9.84%) IFRS
1 6 (9.84%) IFRS 9
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Teradata
4 2 (3.28%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
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