The first table below looks at the demand for SAS Macro skills 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 Macro over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Macro
Rank 82 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.078% 0.098% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
460 266 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.99% 26.00% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 108 93
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SAS Macro
Scotland

SAS Macro
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Macro across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SAS Macro Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SAS Macro
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SAS Macro Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SAS Macro
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SAS Macro also 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 that cited SAS Macro.

1 4 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) ProC
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management

SAS Macro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SAS Macro also 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 that cited SAS Macro. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ProC
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript