The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 30 March 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 38 39
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 6 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.73% 0.92% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 5.17% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 Swindon with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 33 58 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 9.54% 17.79% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 43 35
Median daily rate £428 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.87% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £30.50 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Base SAS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 9 (100.00%) SAS
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 8 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (88.89%) Data Integration
2 8 (88.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 6 (66.67%) Data Quality
4 5 (55.56%) Validation
4 5 (55.56%) Data Validation
5 3 (33.33%) SAS EBI
5 3 (33.33%) IFRS
5 3 (33.33%) IFRS 9
5 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) Information Management
6 1 (11.11%) RIA
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide

Base SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 9 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) SAS EBI
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) SAS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Data Integration
1 8 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) Data Validation
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (33.33%) IFRS
2 3 (33.33%) IFRS 9