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 2 July 2016 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 31 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.47% - 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.97% - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £388 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £348
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.42% +6.45%
SQL Server 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
78 126 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.56% 36.21% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 99 84
Median daily rate £375 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +64.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -1.31%

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 2 July 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Migration
4 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (33.33%) Data Quality
6 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (33.33%) MS Office
6 5 (33.33%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 5 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
7 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (26.67%) ETL
7 4 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (26.67%) Validation
8 3 (20.00%) Advertising
8 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Star Schema
5 2 (13.33%) Power BI
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) DBA
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
4 3 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (13.33%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Power BI Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
4 4 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) Validation
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Change Control
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (6.67%) Database Security
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Cognos
4 1 (6.67%) Tableau