Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 14 December 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)
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 609 628 579
Rank change year-on-year +19 -49 -43
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 15 12 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.032% 0.025% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.11% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 31
London median daily rate £475 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -2.70%
10th Percentile £172 £485 £300
90th Percentile £525 £655 £563
England median daily rate £415 £460 £425
% change year-on-year -9.78% +8.24% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11,415 11,261 10,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.38% 23.70% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,511 8,411 7,429
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £325
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 64 39
London median hourly rate £27.62 £26.97 £29.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.40% -9.75% +34.29%
10th Percentile £18.35 £18.08 £15.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £58.75 £68.15
England median hourly rate £32.50 £32.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -0.76% +19.09% -

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Base SAS in London

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Base SAS in London

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Base SAS in London over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Base SAS in London

Base SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Base SAS in London

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -11 2 £175 -73.08%
South London - 1 £350 -
Base SAS
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 London region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 15 (100.00%) SAS
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (53.33%) R
4 8 (53.33%) Analytics
4 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (46.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) Banking
6 6 (40.00%) Degree
6 6 (40.00%) Validation
6 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (40.00%) Teradata
6 6 (40.00%) Data Validation
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (20.00%) PHP
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) VBScript
7 3 (20.00%) Unix
8 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) RUP
8 2 (13.33%) VBA
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) MS Access
8 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
8 2 (13.33%) Data Management
8 2 (13.33%) Problem Management

Base SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 15 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (13.33%) MS Access
2 2 (13.33%) Power BI
2 2 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) SAS Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) SAS Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Campaign Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Excel Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Data Validation
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) RUP
3 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
4 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) R
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) VBScript
4 2 (13.33%) PROC SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VBA
5 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Teradata
2 2 (13.33%) Tableau