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 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Base SAS (SAS Base)
England / London
Rank 394 417 386
Rank change year-on-year +23 -31  
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 12 19 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.062% 0.086% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.25% 0.36% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 26
Median daily rate £445 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £383 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
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 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 4804 5322 5092
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.96% 24.04% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3471 3814 3531
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 37 39
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +88.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £18.10 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

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 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
City of London +3 2 £438 -20.45% 2
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 21 (100.00%) SAS
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) ETL
4 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (33.33%) Analytics
7 6 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (28.57%) Migration
7 6 (28.57%) Data Management
7 6 (28.57%) Data Integration
7 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (28.57%) Credit Risk
8 5 (23.81%) Marketing
8 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (19.05%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 4 (19.05%) Banking
9 4 (19.05%) Information Management
9 4 (19.05%) Big Data
9 4 (19.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (14.29%) SAS Macro
10 3 (14.29%) Scala
10 3 (14.29%) Web Analytics
10 3 (14.29%) Statistics
10 3 (14.29%) Degree
10 3 (14.29%) Multivariate Analysis
10 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
10 3 (14.29%) Retail
10 3 (14.29%) Fintech

Base SAS
Top Related 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 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (19.05%) Big Data
4 4 (19.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (9.52%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.76%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) ProC
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 4 (19.05%) Banking
4 3 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Data Scientist
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Data Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) SAS Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) SAS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) ETL Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SAS BI Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Credit Risk
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Fintech
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ETL
2 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (33.33%) Analytics
4 6 (28.57%) Data Integration
4 6 (28.57%) Data Management
4 6 (28.57%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 4 (19.05%) Information Management
6 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 3 (14.29%) Multivariate Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Statistics
6 3 (14.29%) Web Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Machine Learning
8 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
8 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
8 1 (4.76%) Marketing Analytics
8 1 (4.76%) Open Source
8 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) SAS Macro
2 3 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (4.76%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) IFRS
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) Teradata
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft