The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Programmer
Rank 125 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% - 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAS Programmer
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
2589 2268 2464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.10% 93.37% 93.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1370 1086 1160
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £491 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 88 119
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.86 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -2.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £32.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

SAS Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Programmer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAS Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SAS Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SAS Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SAS Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SAS Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SAS Programmer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited SAS Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAS Programmer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Teradata
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited SAS Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAS Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Teradata