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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank - - 87
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
186 304 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.51% 20.31% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 159 175
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Macro
3 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC

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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) SAS Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) UAT Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Macro
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP