Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 352 358 342
Rank change year-on-year +6 -16 -9
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 6 7 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.042% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.21% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 48
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -14.21% +26.44%
10th Percentile £442 £365 £363
90th Percentile £563 £455 £558
England median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 3487 3390 4371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.02% 20.40% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2213 2034 2580
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £291 £275 £263
90th Percentile £556 £538 £525
England median daily rate £458 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.65% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 89 94
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.38 £28.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.25% -2.45% +18.16%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £48.75
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Base SAS as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Base SAS in the South East

Base SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Base SAS in the South East.

Contractor 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 19 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -7 3 £475 +26.67%
Berkshire +7 2 £468 +24.67%
Surrey -11 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -25 1 £550 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Base SAS
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 6 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) SAS Macro
3 2 (33.33%) SPSS
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching

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 6 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) SPSS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (16.67%) SAS EBI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SAS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Insight Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SAS Macro
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle