The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Analysis Services over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Birmingham region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Analysis Services
Rank 56 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.78% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.49% 3.15% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate £313 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% -1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - £26.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
134 127 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.86% 24.80% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 67 89
Average daily rate £340 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £217 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £23.75 £37.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.81% +127.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £37.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Microsoft Analysis Services
West Midlands

Microsoft Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Microsoft Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Microsoft Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Analysis Services.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) MDX
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Change Data Capture
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) DTS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Analysis Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) DTS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA