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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 90 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.062% 0.078%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.06% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £225 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
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
282 265 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.71% 16.49% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 154 128
Median daily rate £375 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £44.88 £42.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% +286.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Base SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Banking Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) UAT Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) UAT Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP