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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 90 78
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.62% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £625 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +47.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
153 321 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.39% 22.20% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 175 156
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.09 £9.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+448.26% -80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

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