The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Edinburgh region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 85 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.078% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 1.14% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £356
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
224 176 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.54% 17.24% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 74 70
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £18.50 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.54% +5.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
Base SAS
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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 11 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Macro
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ProC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ProC
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Macro
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL