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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 29 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.95% 0.79% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.08% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£264 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.10 £105.75 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-69.64% +200.00%
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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
99 69 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.53% 18.16% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 53 30
Average daily rate £325 £340 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -11.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.90 £27.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.27% +61.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
4 14 (73.68%) T-SQL
4 14 (73.68%) ETL
5 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (47.37%) Migration
7 9 (47.37%) Clustering
7 9 (47.37%) Data Migration
7 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (15.79%) MS Access
11 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
11 3 (15.79%) Replication
12 2 (10.53%) XML
12 2 (10.53%) Project Management
12 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
12 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
13 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
13 1 (5.26%) LINQ to SQL
13 1 (5.26%) Change Control
13 1 (5.26%) Statistical Modelling
13 1 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
3 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (15.79%) MS Access
9 1 (5.26%) DTS
9 1 (5.26%) OLTP
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Developer
2 8 (42.11%) DBA
3 7 (36.84%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) LINQ
2 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.26%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ETL
2 12 (63.16%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (47.37%) Migration
3 9 (47.37%) Data Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Cognos