Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 May 2020 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 > South East
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 232 332 370
Rank change year-on-year +100 +38 -16
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 4 26 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.055% 0.17% 0.036%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% 0.87% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 4
Median daily rate £500 £600 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +37.14% -16.67%
10th Percentile £470 £498 £331
90th Percentile £515 £651 £521
England median daily rate £360 £430 £400
% change year-on-year -16.28% +7.50% -9.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,463 2,982 3,384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.02% 20.05% 20.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 1,868 2,078
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +9.24%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £306
90th Percentile £619 £600 £575
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 58 48
Median hourly rate £32.00 £47.09 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.04% +17.71% +135.29%
10th Percentile £18.10 £20.85 £11.85
90th Percentile £68.75 £60.00 £50.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year - +8.53% +7.50%

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Base SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Base SAS in the South East

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Base SAS in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Base SAS in the South East

Base SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Base SAS in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Base SAS in the South East

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. 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
West Sussex - 4 £500 -
Base SAS
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Informatica
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) assyst
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Base SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Informatica