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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 52 36 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Contract jobs citing SAS 44 54 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.92% 3.69% 1.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.55% 20.45% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 10
Median daily rate £425 £453 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% +21.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
283 264 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.78% 18.05% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 143 142
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £19.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 60 (67.42%) Finance
2 32 (35.96%) SQL
3 31 (34.83%) Banking
4 29 (32.58%) Oracle
5 26 (29.21%) Teradata
6 25 (28.09%) Analytics
7 22 (24.72%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (22.47%) Credit Risk
9 19 (21.35%) Retail
10 18 (20.22%) Retail Banking
10 18 (20.22%) Informatica
11 16 (17.98%) Migration
12 14 (15.73%) Data Modelling
13 13 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (13.48%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (13.48%) Data Management
14 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (11.24%) Visual Analytics
15 10 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (11.24%) Risk Management
16 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (10.11%) Project Management
17 8 (8.99%) ETL
17 8 (8.99%) Requirements Analysis
17 8 (8.99%) Data Migration
17 8 (8.99%) SAS EBI
18 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
18 6 (6.74%) Portfolio Management
18 6 (6.74%) Java
18 6 (6.74%) VBA

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 (1.12%) IIS
1 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.25%) MS Office
1 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (13.48%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (8.99%) SAS EBI
4 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.49%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (2.25%) Base SAS
7 2 (2.25%) MS Access
7 2 (2.25%) MySQL
7 2 (2.25%) Pentaho
7 2 (2.25%) QlikView
7 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.12%) Big Data
8 1 (1.12%) Impala
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 60 (67.42%) Finance
2 31 (34.83%) Banking
3 19 (21.35%) Retail
4 18 (20.22%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Analyst
2 22 (24.72%) Developer
3 15 (16.85%) SAS Developer
4 12 (13.48%) Business Analyst
4 12 (13.48%) Informatica Specialist
4 12 (13.48%) Oracle Specialist
4 12 (13.48%) SAS Analyst
4 12 (13.48%) Teradata Specialist
5 10 (11.24%) Consultant
6 8 (8.99%) SAS Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) Data Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Credit Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Credit Risk Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Risk Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Visual Analytics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
2 1 (1.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) Credit Risk
2 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Fedora
1 1 (1.12%) Linux
1 1 (1.12%) MVS
1 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) Analytics
2 16 (17.98%) Migration
3 14 (15.73%) Data Modelling
4 13 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (13.48%) Data Management
6 10 (11.24%) Risk Management
6 10 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (11.24%) Visual Analytics
7 9 (10.11%) Project Management
7 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.99%) Data Migration
8 8 (8.99%) ETL
8 8 (8.99%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (6.74%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.49%) Data Architecture
10 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.49%) Risk Analytics
10 4 (4.49%) SDLC
11 3 (3.37%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.96%) SQL
2 6 (6.74%) Java
2 6 (6.74%) VBA
3 5 (5.62%) SAS Macro
4 2 (2.25%) R
5 1 (1.12%) C
5 1 (1.12%) C#
5 1 (1.12%) C++
5 1 (1.12%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.12%) Python
5 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.25%) Degree
1 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.25%) FINREP
3 1 (1.12%) Basel II
3 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.12%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.12%) Oozie
Vendors
1 29 (32.58%) Oracle
2 26 (29.21%) Teradata
3 18 (20.22%) Informatica
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.25%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.12%) IBM
6 1 (1.12%) Intel
6 1 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.12%) Pega
6 1 (1.12%) Percona
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.12%) Tableau
6 1 (1.12%) Trillium
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