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 3 months to 26 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)
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 415 400 385
Rank change year-on-year -15 -15  
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 9 18 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.084% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.37% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 36
Median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £525 £650
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 London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4909 4882 5580
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.65% 22.84% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3566 3612 3909
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 19 51
Median hourly rate £24.66 £35.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.54% +25.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.08 £16.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.98 £127.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 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
City of London -9 1 £538 +19.44% 1
West End of London - 1 - -
Base SAS
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 21 (100.00%) SAS
2 13 (61.90%) ETL
3 11 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (52.38%) Migration
4 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) Data Integration
4 10 (47.62%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 9 (42.86%) Data Management
5 9 (42.86%) Finance
6 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (38.10%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (33.33%) Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Information Management
8 5 (23.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (19.05%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (19.05%) SAS Macro
10 3 (14.29%) Scala
10 3 (14.29%) Apache Spark
11 2 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
11 2 (9.52%) Fintech
11 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
11 2 (9.52%) Banking
11 2 (9.52%) Retail
11 2 (9.52%) Multivariate Analysis
11 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
11 2 (9.52%) Machine Learning
11 2 (9.52%) Apache
11 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel

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 21 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Spark
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (47.62%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 8 (38.10%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (23.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
5 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (4.76%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ProC
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Data Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) SAS Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) AWS Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Data Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Data Scientist
3 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) ETL Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SAS BI Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Scala Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
2 2 (9.52%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ETL
2 11 (52.38%) Migration
3 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (47.62%) Data Integration
4 9 (42.86%) Data Management
5 7 (33.33%) Analytics
6 5 (23.81%) Information Management
7 4 (19.05%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Machine Learning
8 2 (9.52%) Multivariate Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
9 1 (4.76%) Business Development
9 1 (4.76%) Cluster Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
9 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
9 1 (4.76%) Financial Modelling
9 1 (4.76%) Marketing Analytics
9 1 (4.76%) Open Source
9 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) SAS Macro
3 3 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (4.76%) PROC SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared