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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Macro
Rank 92 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.084% 0.31% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 1.18% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAS Macro
Scotland

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
390 423 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.80% 26.03% 34.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 250 244
Median daily rate £355 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £482 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £47.25 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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

SAS Macro
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAS Macro 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAS Macro.

1 5 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio

SAS Macro
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland