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 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 54 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing SAS 33 37 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.79% 2.22% 1.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.69% 15.61% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 13
Median daily rate £450 £404 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.45% -1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £356 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.52% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.17 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-69.57% +100.00%
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
260 237 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.02% 14.23% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 120 156
Median daily rate £358 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £482 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £36.40 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.03% +203.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 40 (58.82%) Finance
2 36 (52.94%) Banking
3 35 (51.47%) SQL
4 24 (35.29%) Credit Risk
5 19 (27.94%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (26.47%) Analytics
7 17 (25.00%) Teradata
8 16 (23.53%) Retail
9 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (17.65%) Migration
10 12 (17.65%) Oracle
11 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (14.71%) Retail Banking
12 9 (13.24%) Informatica
13 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (11.76%) Risk Analytics
14 7 (10.29%) Data Management
14 7 (10.29%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (10.29%) Data Modelling
15 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
15 6 (8.82%) Data Migration
15 6 (8.82%) Coaching
15 6 (8.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 5 (7.35%) Data Analytics
16 5 (7.35%) SAS Macro
16 5 (7.35%) CRM
16 5 (7.35%) Project Management
17 4 (5.88%) ETL
17 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
17 4 (5.88%) Marketing

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 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.94%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.29%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (8.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 4 (5.88%) Base SAS
4 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.41%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 2 (2.94%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) JIRA
General
1 40 (58.82%) Finance
2 36 (52.94%) Banking
3 16 (23.53%) Retail
4 10 (14.71%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.88%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (54.41%) Analyst
2 11 (16.18%) Risk Analyst
2 11 (16.18%) Test Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Banking Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Credit Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Developer
3 10 (14.71%) SAS Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) SAS Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Analytics Manager
5 7 (10.29%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Data Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Informatica Specialist
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle Specialist
7 5 (7.35%) Teradata Specialist
8 4 (5.88%) Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Data Analytics Manager
8 4 (5.88%) UAT Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) HTML
1 2 (2.94%) HTML5
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.29%) Credit Risk
2 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Economics
5 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) Physics
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Analytics
2 12 (17.65%) Migration
3 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (11.76%) Risk Analytics
4 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.29%) Data Management
5 7 (10.29%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.82%) Coaching
6 6 (8.82%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.35%) CRM
7 5 (7.35%) Data Analytics
7 5 (7.35%) Project Management
8 4 (5.88%) Database Marketing
8 4 (5.88%) ETL
8 4 (5.88%) SDLC
8 4 (5.88%) Test Planning
9 3 (4.41%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Validation
9 3 (4.41%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (51.47%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) SAS Macro
3 3 (4.41%) C
4 2 (2.94%) VBA
5 1 (1.47%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) C++
5 1 (1.47%) Java
5 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.47%) R
5 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
1 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.94%) FINREP
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Teradata
2 12 (17.65%) Oracle
3 9 (13.24%) Informatica
4 3 (4.41%) Cloudera
4 3 (4.41%) HP
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.94%) Trillium
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Robert Walters
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