The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had SAS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Developer
Rank - 129 118
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.19% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Median daily rate - £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -
SAS Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2123 3115 2614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.86% 95.06% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 1625 1337
Median daily rate £350 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 71 51
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.45 £40.50 £42.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

SAS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured SAS Developer in the job title.

SAS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SAS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SAS Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SAS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, SAS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring SAS Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SAS
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) SAS Macro
3 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Teradata
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) MVS
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) IIS
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) C#

SAS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SAS Macro
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) R
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Teradata
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft