The table below looks at the statistics for SAS Macro skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Macro over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS Macro
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 92 85
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.071% 0.074%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.22% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
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 Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
363 453 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.96% 31.99% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 263 270
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £52.17 £40.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.61% -15.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

SAS Macro
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SAS Macro as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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