Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 November 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 - 101
Rank change year-on-year - +101 +28
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 3 0 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% - 1.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% - 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 38
Manchester median daily rate £525 - £425
10th Percentile £433 - £363
90th Percentile £538 - £491
North West median daily rate £475 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% -7.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 679 811 854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.13% 22.92% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 547 557
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £293 £248 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 8
Manchester median hourly rate £18.85 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.78% +5.26% -6.17%
10th Percentile £15.91 £14.03 £11.35
90th Percentile £22.30 £34.76 £39.88
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +22.14% -12.50% +45.45%

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Base SAS in Manchester

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Base SAS in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 3 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Data Lineage
3 1 (33.33%) Unix

Base SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 3 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SAS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Lineage