The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Consultant
Rank 87 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £535 £463
% change year-on-year
-1.86% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £51.50 -
SAS Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1359 1295 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.97% 96.07% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 701 541
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Average hourly rate £22.01 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £47.50 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SAS Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Consultant in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAS Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SAS Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SAS Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SAS Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Consultant across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SAS Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited SAS Consultant in their job title 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 with SAS Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Teradata
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Informatica
4 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
4 2 (22.22%) ACBS
5 1 (11.11%) SAS EBI
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing Management
5 1 (11.11%) R
5 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Campaign Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

SAS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited SAS Consultant in their job title 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 with SAS Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ACBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SAS EBI
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Campaign Management
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) R
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Teradata
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley
Rate: £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago