Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for SAS Macro skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS Macro over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAS Macro
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 136 128
Rank change year-on-year +26 -8 -9
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.044% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.48% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Edinburgh median daily rate - £400 £400
Scotland median daily rate - £400 £450
% change year-on-year - -11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

SAS Macro is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 863 829 842
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 38.07% 29.50% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 473 505
Edinburgh median daily rate £383 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £263 £265 £260
90th Percentile £530 £525 £488
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £37.50 £40.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.98% +4.49% +56.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £20.20 £18.00
90th Percentile £47.23 £46.99 £50.50
Scotland median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year -3.13% +30.08% +7.89%

SAS Macro
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing SAS Macro as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Macro in Edinburgh

SAS Macro
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAS Macro in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Macro in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS Macro 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 Macro.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) ProC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) PROC SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Visual Analytics

SAS Macro
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ProC
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (100.00%) Cluster Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PROC SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL