The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 97 94 108
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 102 125 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.94% 2.00% 1.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.97% 9.10% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 82 87
Average daily rate
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£425 £446 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £548 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £104.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-75.96% +494.28%
SQL Server Analysis Services
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1280 1373 1387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.29% 21.95% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1005 995 1089
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £33.75 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 171 (90.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 154 (81.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 142 (75.53%) SQL Server
4 140 (74.47%) SQL
5 126 (67.02%) Business Intelligence
6 91 (48.40%) Microsoft
7 88 (46.81%) Data Warehouse
8 78 (41.49%) T-SQL
9 72 (38.30%) ETL
10 50 (26.60%) Finance
11 48 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 45 (23.94%) MDX
13 43 (22.87%) OLAP
14 40 (21.28%) .NET
15 35 (18.62%) MS Excel
16 33 (17.55%) SQL Server 2012
17 30 (15.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 28 (14.89%) Banking
18 28 (14.89%) C#
19 22 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (11.17%) SharePoint
20 21 (11.17%) Analytics
21 19 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
21 19 (10.11%) Data Modelling
22 18 (9.57%) ASP.NET
22 18 (9.57%) Tableau
23 16 (8.51%) Kimball Methodology
23 16 (8.51%) OLAP Cube
24 15 (7.98%) Windows
24 15 (7.98%) Data Analysis

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 21 (11.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.60%) IIS
2 3 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.06%) SAS
4 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.53%) Apache
Applications
1 35 (18.62%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.91%) PowerPivot
3 4 (2.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) SPSS
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.72%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) SAN
2 1 (0.53%) Intranet
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) DHCP
2 1 (0.53%) DNS
2 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (90.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 154 (81.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 142 (75.53%) SQL Server
4 88 (46.81%) Data Warehouse
5 48 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 43 (22.87%) OLAP
7 33 (17.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (15.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 16 (8.51%) OLAP Cube
10 15 (7.98%) QlikView
11 13 (6.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (5.32%) Relational Database
13 8 (4.26%) Spotfire
14 7 (3.72%) Star Schema
14 7 (3.72%) Microsoft Power View
15 5 (2.66%) DTS
15 5 (2.66%) Data Mining
15 5 (2.66%) OLTP
16 4 (2.13%) RDBMS
16 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.19%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 3 (1.60%) JIRA
5 1 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.53%) ERwin
General
1 50 (26.60%) Finance
2 28 (14.89%) Banking
3 14 (7.45%) Investment Banking
4 13 (6.91%) Advertising
5 10 (5.32%) Legal
6 8 (4.26%) Retail
7 5 (2.66%) Law
8 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.60%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.60%) Marketing
9 2 (1.06%) Games
9 2 (1.06%) Front Office
10 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.53%) Publishing
10 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (68.09%) Developer
2 66 (35.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 39 (20.74%) SQL Developer
4 27 (14.36%) Analyst
5 24 (12.77%) Business Developer
5 24 (12.77%) DBA
6 22 (11.70%) SQL DBA
7 17 (9.04%) Microsoft Developer
8 16 (8.51%) Consultant
9 12 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 11 (5.85%) Business Analyst
11 10 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 9 (4.79%) SQL Server Developer
13 8 (4.26%) Analyst Developer
13 8 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
14 7 (3.72%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 6 (3.19%) C# Developer
15 6 (3.19%) Senior Developer
15 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Consultant
15 6 (3.19%) Microsoft BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (23.94%) MDX
2 40 (21.28%) .NET
3 18 (9.57%) ASP.NET
4 12 (6.38%) HTML
5 10 (5.32%) XML
6 8 (4.26%) WCF
7 7 (3.72%) jQuery
8 5 (2.66%) CSS
9 4 (2.13%) HTML5
10 3 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.60%) Silverlight
10 3 (1.60%) Django
10 3 (1.60%) Web Services
10 3 (1.60%) XSL
10 3 (1.60%) ODBC
10 3 (1.60%) WPF
10 3 (1.60%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.60%) OLE
11 2 (1.06%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.45%) Visualisation
3 12 (6.38%) NHS
4 9 (4.79%) Fixed Income
5 6 (3.19%) Clustering
5 6 (3.19%) Replication
6 5 (2.66%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.60%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.60%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.06%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.06%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.06%) User Experience
8 2 (1.06%) Open Source
8 2 (1.06%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.06%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.53%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.98%) Windows
2 5 (2.66%) Linux
2 5 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (67.02%) Business Intelligence
2 72 (38.30%) ETL
3 22 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (11.17%) Analytics
5 19 (10.11%) Data Modelling
6 16 (8.51%) Kimball Methodology
7 15 (7.98%) Data Analysis
8 14 (7.45%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (6.91%) Project Management
10 9 (4.79%) Data Management
11 8 (4.26%) CRM
12 7 (3.72%) Migration
12 7 (3.72%) Business Analysis
12 7 (3.72%) Dimensional Modelling
12 7 (3.72%) Inmon Methodology
13 6 (3.19%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (2.66%) Database Tuning
14 5 (2.66%) Change Control
14 5 (2.66%) Scrum
14 5 (2.66%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (74.47%) SQL
2 78 (41.49%) T-SQL
3 28 (14.89%) C#
4 11 (5.85%) VBA
5 9 (4.79%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.19%) R
8 5 (2.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (2.66%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.60%) C
10 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.06%) Perl
10 2 (1.06%) Java
11 1 (0.53%) VB
11 1 (0.53%) PHP
11 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.53%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (3.72%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.19%) Degree
2 6 (3.19%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.66%) MCSE
4 4 (2.13%) MCITP
5 2 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.06%) MCTS
6 1 (0.53%) MCSA
6 1 (0.53%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.53%) CFA
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.72%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.66%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.53%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) FATCA
3 1 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) SCOM
2 1 (0.53%) Control-M
Vendors
1 91 (48.40%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.57%) Tableau
3 10 (5.32%) Oracle
3 10 (5.32%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.19%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.66%) Cognos
5 5 (2.66%) Teradata
6 4 (2.13%) Syncfusion
6 4 (2.13%) DevExpress
7 3 (1.60%) VMware
8 2 (1.06%) Sun
8 2 (1.06%) Dell
8 2 (1.06%) Netezza
9 1 (0.53%) Vertica
9 1 (0.53%) Talend
9 1 (0.53%) Birst
9 1 (0.53%) Citrix
9 1 (0.53%) CommVault
9 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.53%) SAP
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