The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Edinburgh region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 82 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 6 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.99% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.67% 5.59% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £33.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-31.85% -14.01%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
225 179 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.80% 17.79% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 77 68
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £18.50 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.54% +5.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
SQL Server Analysis Services
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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 22 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) ETL
5 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
5 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
6 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) Cognos
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (27.27%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (27.27%) Cognos Report Studio
7 3 (27.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 3 (27.27%) Cognos Event Studio
8 2 (18.18%) OLAP
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) Star Schema
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 2 (18.18%) MDX
9 1 (9.09%) Web Services
9 1 (9.09%) CRM
9 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (27.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (27.27%) Cognos Event Studio
6 2 (18.18%) Star Schema
6 2 (18.18%) OLAP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Data Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (27.27%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) MDX
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) CRM
6 1 (9.09%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cognos
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft