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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 277 249
Rank change year-on-year +32 -28  
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 3 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.039% 0.011% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.055% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 14
Median daily rate £460 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -13.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +8.75% -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 the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1741 1831 2034
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.34% 20.77% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 1143 1243
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 51 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.53% +57.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Berkshire - 1 £460 -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Base SAS
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (80.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SAS Macro
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) DB2
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) SPSS
5 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Teradata

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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SAS EBI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) SAS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Insight Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata
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