The table below looks at the statistics for SAS 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 over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 67 31 63
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +32
Contract jobs citing SAS 28 61 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.06% 4.23% 1.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.04% 26.75% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 13
Median daily rate £375 £429 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.53% +17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £325 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £389
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
SAS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
279 228 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.58% 15.80% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 108 174
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £196 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAS.

1 58 (63.04%) Finance
2 37 (40.22%) Banking
3 35 (38.04%) SQL
4 28 (30.43%) Oracle
5 26 (28.26%) Teradata
6 25 (27.17%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (26.09%) Retail
7 24 (26.09%) Credit Risk
8 23 (25.00%) Analytics
9 20 (21.74%) Retail Banking
10 18 (19.57%) Informatica
10 18 (19.57%) Migration
11 16 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (15.22%) Data Modelling
12 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (14.13%) Data Management
14 11 (11.96%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (10.87%) Visual Analytics
16 9 (9.78%) Data Migration
17 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (8.70%) ETL
17 8 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
18 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
18 7 (7.61%) Project Management
19 6 (6.52%) Risk Management
19 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
20 5 (5.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
20 5 (5.43%) SAS Macro
20 5 (5.43%) Base SAS
21 4 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide

SAS
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 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.17%) MS Office
1 2 (2.17%) MS Project
2 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.17%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (11.96%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.43%) Base SAS
4 5 (5.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.17%) MS Access
7 2 (2.17%) MySQL
7 2 (2.17%) Pentaho
7 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.17%) SAS EBI
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) JIRA
General
1 58 (63.04%) Finance
2 37 (40.22%) Banking
3 24 (26.09%) Retail
4 20 (21.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (46.74%) Analyst
2 15 (16.30%) Developer
3 14 (15.22%) Business Analyst
4 13 (14.13%) SAS Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Informatica Specialist
5 12 (13.04%) Oracle Specialist
5 12 (13.04%) SAS Analyst
5 12 (13.04%) Teradata Specialist
6 11 (11.96%) Test Analyst
7 10 (10.87%) Banking Analyst
8 9 (9.78%) Consultant
8 9 (9.78%) Risk Analyst
8 9 (9.78%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (8.70%) Credit Analyst
9 8 (8.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 7 (7.61%) Data Analyst
10 7 (7.61%) SAS Consultant
11 4 (4.35%) Architect
11 4 (4.35%) Data Architect
11 4 (4.35%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.09%) .NET
2 1 (1.09%) HTML
2 1 (1.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Credit Risk
2 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.09%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.09%) Economics
5 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.09%) Physics
5 1 (1.09%) User Experience
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.09%) Fedora
1 1 (1.09%) Linux
1 1 (1.09%) MVS
1 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) Analytics
2 18 (19.57%) Migration
3 16 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (15.22%) Data Modelling
5 13 (14.13%) Data Management
6 10 (10.87%) Visual Analytics
7 9 (9.78%) Data Migration
8 8 (8.70%) ETL
8 8 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.61%) Project Management
10 6 (6.52%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.35%) Data Architecture
11 4 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.35%) SDLC
11 4 (4.35%) Test Planning
12 3 (3.26%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.04%) SQL
2 5 (5.43%) SAS Macro
3 3 (3.26%) Java
3 3 (3.26%) VBA
4 2 (2.17%) R
5 1 (1.09%) C
5 1 (1.09%) C#
5 1 (1.09%) C++
5 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.09%) Python
5 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) Degree
1 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.17%) FINREP
2 2 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.09%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.09%) Oozie
Vendors
1 28 (30.43%) Oracle
2 26 (28.26%) Teradata
3 18 (19.57%) Informatica
4 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.26%) HP
6 2 (2.17%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.09%) Intel
7 1 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.09%) Percona
7 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.09%) Tableau
7 1 (1.09%) Trillium
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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