Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 613 570 554
Rank change year-on-year -43 -16 -42
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 21 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.047% 0.053% 0.089%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.22% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 30
London median daily rate £375 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.73% -1.11% -
10th Percentile £303 £394 £361
90th Percentile £513 £566 £625
England median daily rate £415 £448 £413
% change year-on-year -7.26% +8.48% -8.33%
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 11,341 9,744 10,311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 25.15% 24.41% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,491 7,069 7,509
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 46 59
London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +10.91% +0.68%
10th Percentile £20.25 £18.97 £17.45
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.25 £99.20
England median hourly rate £34.00 £29.91 £31.14
% change year-on-year +13.68% -3.94% +24.54%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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
South London - 6 £413 - 3
Central London -44 3 £350 -20.00%
West London - 1 - -
Base SAS
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 21 (100.00%) SAS
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (52.38%) Retail
4 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 10 (47.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 9 (42.86%) VBA
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) Statistical Analysis
6 8 (38.10%) Stress Testing
7 7 (33.33%) R
7 7 (33.33%) Project Management
8 6 (28.57%) Data Management
8 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
8 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
9 5 (23.81%) Credit Risk
9 5 (23.81%) Time Series Analysis
9 5 (23.81%) Validation
9 5 (23.81%) MATLAB
9 5 (23.81%) Presales
9 5 (23.81%) Quantitative Finance
9 5 (23.81%) Credit Risk Modelling
9 5 (23.81%) Regulatory Compliance
9 5 (23.81%) IFRS
9 5 (23.81%) IFRS 9
10 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (19.05%) People Management
10 4 (19.05%) Marketing
10 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (14.29%) SAS Macro
11 3 (14.29%) Data Integration

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
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (14.29%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (9.52%) MS Access
4 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
General
1 11 (52.38%) Retail
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) SAS Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Access Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Access VBA Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Excel Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Testing Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) VBA Developer
5 1 (4.76%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Executive
5 1 (4.76%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Insight Executive
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Credit Risk
2 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Statistical Analysis
1 8 (38.10%) Stress Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Data Management
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) Presales
4 5 (23.81%) Quantitative Finance
4 5 (23.81%) Regulatory Compliance
4 5 (23.81%) Time Series Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Validation
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) People Management
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
6 3 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) VBA
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) R
4 5 (23.81%) MATLAB
5 3 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) IFRS
1 5 (23.81%) IFRS 9
2 3 (14.29%) GDPR