The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 16 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.15% 1.02% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £475 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.85% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £27.30 £105.75
% change year-on-year
+41.94% -74.18%
SQL Server Analysis Services
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 20.69% 28.57% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 9
Average daily rate £325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £348 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Belfast region.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing SQL Server Analysis Services also 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 that cited SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (60.00%) VBA
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) OLAP
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (20.00%) X++
4 1 (20.00%) MorphX

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing SQL Server Analysis Services also 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 that cited SQL Server Analysis Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (60.00%) OLAP
3 3 (60.00%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MorphX
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Azure Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) X++
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft