The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 28 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 England 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 185 139 179
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +40
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 544 721 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.10% 1.55% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.15% 7.13% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 477 389
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £289 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 8
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -23.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £19.00 £29.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £104.52 £82.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-38.66% -4.45%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10564 10117 11079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.39% 21.71% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6663 6309 6649
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 209 278
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
SQL Server Analysis Services
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SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -49 274 £425 -2.85% 96
South East -85 52 £350 -6.66% 43
West Midlands +6 40 £310 -21.26% 17
East of England -16 38 £400 - 12
South West -28 37 £335 -6.94% 13
North West -16 36 £350 +6.06% 23
East Midlands +27 35 £475 +26.66% 20
Yorkshire -25 24 £313 +4.16% 23
North East -16 3 £233 -26.77% 4
SQL Server Analysis Services
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SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 960 (81.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 947 (80.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 866 (73.89%) SQL Server
4 817 (69.71%) SQL
5 723 (61.69%) Business Intelligence
6 486 (41.47%) Data Warehouse
7 476 (40.61%) Microsoft
8 405 (34.56%) T-SQL
9 399 (34.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 316 (26.96%) ETL
11 273 (23.29%) Finance
12 239 (20.39%) .NET
13 206 (17.58%) MDX
14 191 (16.30%) SQL Server 2012
15 190 (16.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 187 (15.96%) MS Excel
17 186 (15.87%) SharePoint
18 185 (15.78%) C#
19 163 (13.91%) OLAP
20 134 (11.43%) Oracle
21 130 (11.09%) Data Modelling
22 125 (10.67%) SQL Server 2005
23 122 (10.41%) Performance Tuning
24 109 (9.30%) ASP.NET
25 107 (9.13%) Relational Database
26 103 (8.79%) Migration
27 95 (8.11%) NHS
28 91 (7.76%) Windows
29 90 (7.68%) Banking
30 85 (7.25%) Kimball Methodology

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 186 (15.87%) SharePoint
2 57 (4.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 29 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 21 (1.79%) IIS
5 19 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (0.77%) CMS
8 8 (0.68%) SAS
9 7 (0.60%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.51%) Apache
11 3 (0.26%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.17%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.085%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.085%) K2 blackpearl
13 1 (0.085%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.085%) LiveLink
Applications
1 187 (15.96%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.27%) PowerPivot
3 12 (1.02%) MS Office
4 5 (0.43%) SPSS
4 5 (0.43%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (3.67%) Dynamics AX
2 29 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.26%) Academy Housing
6 3 (0.26%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.17%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.085%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.085%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.085%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.085%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.34%) SaaS
2 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.17%) Heroku
4 1 (0.085%) Office 365
4 1 (0.085%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.96%) SAN
2 6 (0.51%) Firewall
3 4 (0.34%) LDAP
3 4 (0.34%) FTP
3 4 (0.34%) DMZ
4 2 (0.17%) Extranet
4 2 (0.17%) Broadband
4 2 (0.17%) DHCP
5 1 (0.085%) HTTP
5 1 (0.085%) DNS
5 1 (0.085%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.085%) Wireless
5 1 (0.085%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.085%) NAS
5 1 (0.085%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 960 (81.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 947 (80.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 866 (73.89%) SQL Server
4 486 (41.47%) Data Warehouse
5 399 (34.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 191 (16.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 190 (16.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 163 (13.91%) OLAP
9 125 (10.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 107 (9.13%) Relational Database
11 77 (6.57%) RDBMS
12 60 (5.12%) Oracle Database
13 42 (3.58%) QlikView
14 39 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
14 39 (3.33%) PerformancePoint
14 39 (3.33%) Star Schema
15 36 (3.07%) DTS
16 34 (2.90%) Big Data
17 33 (2.82%) OLTP
18 32 (2.73%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 54 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (3.67%) Visual Studio
3 42 (3.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (0.94%) MorphX
5 10 (0.85%) Toad
5 10 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
5 10 (0.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 9 (0.77%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.51%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.34%) Subversion
9 4 (0.34%) JIRA
10 2 (0.17%) Selenium
10 2 (0.17%) ERwin
10 2 (0.17%) NUnit
10 2 (0.17%) PVCS
10 2 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.085%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.085%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.085%) QUnit
General
1 273 (23.29%) Finance
2 90 (7.68%) Banking
3 44 (3.75%) Retail
4 29 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 25 (2.13%) Advertising
5 25 (2.13%) Legal
6 24 (2.05%) Investment Banking
7 23 (1.96%) Marketing
8 19 (1.62%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.11%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.11%) Billing
10 12 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (0.85%) Electronics
11 10 (0.85%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.68%) Front Office
13 6 (0.51%) Law
13 6 (0.51%) Publishing
13 6 (0.51%) German Language
14 5 (0.43%) Automotive
15 4 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 738 (62.97%) Developer
2 349 (29.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 261 (22.27%) SQL Developer
4 184 (15.70%) Analyst
5 133 (11.35%) DBA
6 114 (9.73%) SQL DBA
7 91 (7.76%) Business Developer
8 68 (5.80%) Business Analyst
8 68 (5.80%) SQL Server Developer
9 65 (5.55%) Architect
10 59 (5.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 57 (4.86%) Consultant
12 46 (3.92%) SQL Server DBA
13 42 (3.58%) Microsoft Developer
14 39 (3.33%) Administrator
14 39 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 36 (3.07%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 36 (3.07%) ETL Developer
16 35 (2.99%) .NET Developer
17 34 (2.90%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (20.39%) .NET
2 206 (17.58%) MDX
3 109 (9.30%) ASP.NET
4 49 (4.18%) XML
5 48 (4.10%) WCF
6 37 (3.16%) jQuery
7 35 (2.99%) .NET Framework
8 34 (2.90%) Web Services
8 34 (2.90%) CSS
9 33 (2.82%) HTML
10 23 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (1.96%) WPF
11 21 (1.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 15 (1.28%) LINQ
13 14 (1.19%) JSON
14 13 (1.11%) WF
14 13 (1.11%) REST
15 12 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (1.02%) HTML5
16 9 (0.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 95 (8.11%) NHS
2 61 (5.20%) Replication
3 38 (3.24%) Clustering
4 27 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 27 (2.30%) Data Integration
5 25 (2.13%) Visualisation
6 22 (1.88%) Market Risk
7 14 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 9 (0.77%) DTV
8 9 (0.77%) Data Extraction
8 9 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (0.68%) Credit Risk
10 7 (0.60%) Statistics
10 7 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (0.60%) Social Media
11 6 (0.51%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.43%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.43%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.43%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.34%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 91 (7.76%) Windows
2 29 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (1.71%) UNIX
5 19 (1.62%) Linux
6 18 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.11%) Windows 8
8 10 (0.85%) Solaris
9 9 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.34%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.26%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.26%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.17%) AIX
12 2 (0.17%) Android
13 1 (0.085%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 723 (61.69%) Business Intelligence
2 316 (26.96%) ETL
3 130 (11.09%) Data Modelling
4 122 (10.41%) Performance Tuning
5 103 (8.79%) Migration
6 85 (7.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 75 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (5.97%) Analytics
9 60 (5.12%) Dimensional Modelling
10 49 (4.18%) ITIL
11 48 (4.10%) Data Analysis
12 44 (3.75%) Data Management
13 41 (3.50%) MVC
14 40 (3.41%) CRM
14 40 (3.41%) Data Migration
15 37 (3.16%) Project Management
16 33 (2.82%) E-Commerce
17 30 (2.56%) Unit Testing
18 29 (2.47%) SOA
19 27 (2.30%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 817 (69.71%) SQL
2 405 (34.56%) T-SQL
3 185 (15.78%) C#
4 50 (4.27%) VB.NET
5 39 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 32 (2.73%) PL/SQL
7 29 (2.47%) VB
8 26 (2.22%) Java
9 23 (1.96%) PowerShell
10 21 (1.79%) VBA
11 19 (1.62%) X++
12 17 (1.45%) Shell Script
13 16 (1.37%) Perl
14 12 (1.02%) C
15 9 (0.77%) PHP
15 9 (0.77%) Korn
16 8 (0.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 5 (0.43%) VB6
18 4 (0.34%) C++
19 3 (0.26%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 73 (6.23%) Degree
2 45 (3.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (2.65%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.22%) MCITP
5 25 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 21 (1.79%) MCTS
7 11 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (0.94%) MCDBA
8 8 (0.68%) MCSE
9 7 (0.60%) ISEB
10 4 (0.34%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.26%) MCSA
11 3 (0.26%) MCT
12 2 (0.17%) MCP
12 2 (0.17%) HNC
12 2 (0.17%) HND
12 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.30%) QA
2 11 (0.94%) SLA
3 10 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.43%) Basel III
5 4 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.085%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.085%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.085%) Solvency II
System Software
1 30 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.26%) vSphere
7 1 (0.085%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.085%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (0.085%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (1.45%) Data Guard
2 13 (1.11%) SCOM
3 11 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (0.77%) Control-M
5 8 (0.68%) Puppet
5 8 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (0.34%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.26%) SCCM
9 3 (0.26%) Ionix
10 2 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.17%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.085%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 476 (40.61%) Microsoft
2 134 (11.43%) Oracle
3 48 (4.10%) Tableau
4 46 (3.92%) Business Objects
5 28 (2.39%) SAP
6 25 (2.13%) Cognos
7 21 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
8 18 (1.54%) Sybase
9 17 (1.45%) Informatica
9 17 (1.45%) VMware
10 14 (1.19%) IBM
11 13 (1.11%) Teradata
12 12 (1.02%) Remedy
13 10 (0.85%) Talend
14 9 (0.77%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.51%) BMC
15 6 (0.51%) Lattice Semiconductor
16 5 (0.43%) Splunk
16 5 (0.43%) JBoss
16 5 (0.43%) Veritas
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