The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 121 - 130
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% - 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £275 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Base SAS
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
498 580 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.55% 18.20% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 317 369
Median daily rate £350 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £288 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Median hourly rate £42.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.91 £10.62 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £32.43 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Base SAS across the Scotland region.

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Base SAS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £225 -
Base SAS
UK

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 5 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (20.00%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Tableau
5 1 (20.00%) Big Data
5 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (80.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) SAS Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) UAT Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Macro
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau