The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 5 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.02% 1.12% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.39% 8.13% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 2
Median daily rate £403 £275 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.36% -45.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
114 123 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.17% 13.84% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 88 83
Median daily rate £403 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £194 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £455 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £36.00
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 Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +15 2 - -
Chester - 1 £403 - 2
SQL Server Analysis Services
North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (75.86%) ETL
3 21 (72.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (68.97%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (58.62%) SQL
5 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
6 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
7 12 (41.38%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
9 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (27.59%) Replication
10 8 (27.59%) Finance
10 8 (27.59%) OLAP
10 8 (27.59%) Linux
10 8 (27.59%) High Availability
11 7 (24.14%) Tableau
11 7 (24.14%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (24.14%) Windows
11 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (24.14%) Banking
12 6 (20.69%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (20.69%) Java
12 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
12 6 (20.69%) Vertica
12 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (20.69%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (17.24%) Database Mirroring
13 5 (17.24%) Windows Server

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (17.24%) IIS
1 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
4 12 (41.38%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (27.59%) OLAP
6 6 (20.69%) OLAP Cube
7 5 (17.24%) QlikView
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (13.79%) Big Data
8 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (13.79%) Power BI
9 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
9 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
9 2 (6.90%) HBase
9 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
9 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (6.90%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) DBA
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (17.24%) SQL DBA
4 5 (17.24%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (10.34%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Data Architect
7 2 (6.90%) ETL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Replication
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) ETL
2 20 (68.97%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (27.59%) High Availability
6 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (24.14%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (20.69%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (17.24%) Database Mirroring
8 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
9 4 (13.79%) Analytics
9 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
10 3 (10.34%) Database Tuning
11 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.90%) Business Analytics
11 2 (6.90%) Data Visualisation
11 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (6.90%) MapReduce
11 2 (6.90%) Predictive Analytics
11 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) C
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Tableau
3 6 (20.69%) Vertica
4 4 (13.79%) Talend
5 2 (6.90%) Ab Initio
5 2 (6.90%) Actian
5 2 (6.90%) Informatica
5 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) ParAccel
5 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 2 (6.90%) Sybase
5 2 (6.90%) Teradata