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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 87 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.14% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.01% 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £225 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £51.25
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
296 289 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.26% 19.89% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 163 132
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Teradata

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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Banking Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) UAT Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) UAT Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Analytics Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Analytics
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Teradata