The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 76 78 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 8 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.63% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.01% 3.64% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
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£331 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £27.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -20.00%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
266 220 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.00% 17.27% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 117 75
Average daily rate £350 £355 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £251 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (30.00%) Tableau
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) VB
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (10.00%) WAN
8 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
8 1 (10.00%) Service Management
8 1 (10.00%) ITSM
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ETL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Tableau
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Google