The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 36 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 2 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.74% 2.02% 3.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 7.48% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Median daily rate £325 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £30.50

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
74 107 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.41% 26.95% 40.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 81 97
Median daily rate £345 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £400 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Advertising
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (20.00%) NHS
5 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
5 1 (20.00%) VB

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) OLAP
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos