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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK / Scotland
Rank - - 119
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
394 600 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.78% 22.69% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 356 322
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Macro
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Wholesale Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView

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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Macro
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau