The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Analysis Services
Rank 56 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.27% 1.49% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.87% 4.17% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £400 £338 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +92.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £331 £385
% change year-on-year
+11.69% -13.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.10 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -12.05%
Microsoft Analysis Services
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
115 96 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.51% 35.69% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 72 58
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £19.63 £18.90 £28.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £18.90 £27.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 £18.90 £29.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

Microsoft Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Microsoft Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Microsoft Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Microsoft Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Microsoft Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services across the Cardiff region.

Microsoft Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 7

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
2 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle