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 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 System
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 51 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing SAS 21 55 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.49% 3.88% 2.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.59% 15.94% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 30
Median daily rate £413 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £370 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £625 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00

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
102 345 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.07% 24.36% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 191 117
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017, 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 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) SQL
3 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (31.58%) Banking
6 11 (28.95%) Teradata
6 11 (28.95%) Analytics
7 9 (23.68%) Data Analysis
7 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle
8 7 (18.42%) Credit Risk
9 6 (15.79%) Big Data
9 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.79%) Project Management
9 6 (15.79%) Migration
10 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
10 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.16%) Data Architecture
11 4 (10.53%) Data Analytics
11 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
12 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
12 3 (7.89%) Web Services
12 3 (7.89%) ETL
12 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (7.89%) Retail
12 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
12 3 (7.89%) SAS EBI
12 3 (7.89%) Regulatory Compliance
12 3 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (15.79%) Big Data
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) SAS EBI
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) QlikView
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) SAS Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Data Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Developer
5 7 (18.42%) SAS Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) SAS Data Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Architect
9 3 (7.89%) Consultant
9 3 (7.89%) Data Architect
9 3 (7.89%) SAS Business Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) SAS Consultant
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Data Analyst
10 2 (5.26%) Analytics Manager
10 2 (5.26%) Customer Analyst
10 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (5.26%) Teradata Analyst
11 1 (2.63%) Credit Analyst
11 1 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Credit Risk
3 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (28.95%) Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Data Analysis
4 6 (15.79%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Project Management
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) Data Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Data Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.89%) Data Governance
7 3 (7.89%) ETL
7 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (7.89%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.26%) Credit Risk Management
8 2 (5.26%) Data Extraction
8 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) R
3 2 (5.26%) JCL
3 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.63%) C
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.63%) CCNA
2 1 (2.63%) CCNP
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.63%) MCP
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Teradata
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) Cloudera
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) VMware
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