The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 91 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.71% 1.09% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £625 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Base SAS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
283 275 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.99% 20.40% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 157 87
Average daily rate £375 £378 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Base SAS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Base SAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Base SAS.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Analytics

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Base SAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Base SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Analytics Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata