The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 205 139 184
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +45
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 526 747 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.03% 1.55% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.80% 6.99% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 503 372
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £25.50 £44.40 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.56% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £19.00 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.05 £165.00 £119.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +13.63%
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10950 10682 11234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.39% 22.20% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6901 6740 6620
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 190 275
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.77 £17.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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.

Location
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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 -54 271 £425 - 112
South East -58 66 £350 -6.66% 31
North West -3 45 £338 +2.27% 36
East Midlands +4 34 £475 +26.66% 12
Yorkshire -14 29 £325 +3.17% 26
West Midlands -17 23 £318 -20.62% 14
South West -37 23 £325 -9.72% 11
East of England -43 21 £463 +15.62% 17
North East -15 7 £375 - 2
SQL Server Analysis Services
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SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 910 (81.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 909 (81.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 818 (73.04%) SQL Server
4 794 (70.89%) SQL
5 692 (61.79%) Business Intelligence
6 472 (42.14%) Data Warehouse
7 460 (41.07%) Microsoft
8 384 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 382 (34.11%) T-SQL
10 316 (28.21%) ETL
11 250 (22.32%) Finance
12 221 (19.73%) .NET
13 196 (17.50%) MS Excel
14 183 (16.34%) C#
15 182 (16.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 182 (16.25%) MDX
16 176 (15.71%) SQL Server 2012
17 169 (15.09%) SharePoint
18 160 (14.29%) OLAP
19 128 (11.43%) Oracle
20 118 (10.54%) SQL Server 2005
21 113 (10.09%) Performance Tuning
22 107 (9.55%) Data Modelling
23 97 (8.66%) Relational Database
24 96 (8.57%) ASP.NET
25 94 (8.39%) NHS
26 90 (8.04%) Migration
27 89 (7.95%) Banking
28 81 (7.23%) Kimball Methodology
29 75 (6.70%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 169 (15.09%) SharePoint
2 47 (4.20%) SharePoint 2010
3 24 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (0.98%) IIS
5 10 (0.89%) SAS
6 9 (0.80%) CMS
6 9 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (0.54%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.45%) Apache
9 3 (0.27%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.18%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.18%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.089%) CICS
11 1 (0.089%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.089%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 196 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.75%) PowerPivot
3 12 (1.07%) MS Office
4 6 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.45%) SPSS
5 5 (0.45%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 56 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 22 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.27%) Academy Housing
6 3 (0.27%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.18%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.089%) Pivotal CRM
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.089%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.089%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.27%) SaaS
2 2 (0.18%) Heroku
3 1 (0.089%) Office 365
3 1 (0.089%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.96%) SAN
2 5 (0.45%) Firewall
3 4 (0.36%) DMZ
3 4 (0.36%) LDAP
3 4 (0.36%) FTP
4 2 (0.18%) Broadband
4 2 (0.18%) DHCP
4 2 (0.18%) Extranet
5 1 (0.089%) DNS
5 1 (0.089%) Internet
5 1 (0.089%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 910 (81.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 909 (81.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 818 (73.04%) SQL Server
4 472 (42.14%) Data Warehouse
5 384 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 182 (16.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 176 (15.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 160 (14.29%) OLAP
9 118 (10.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 97 (8.66%) Relational Database
11 71 (6.34%) RDBMS
12 60 (5.36%) Oracle Database
13 40 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
14 39 (3.48%) QlikView
15 37 (3.30%) Hadoop
16 35 (3.13%) Star Schema
17 31 (2.77%) Big Data
18 30 (2.68%) NoSQL
18 30 (2.68%) PerformancePoint
19 28 (2.50%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 49 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (3.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 35 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.07%) MorphX
5 9 (0.80%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 9 (0.80%) Toad
6 8 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (0.54%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.54%) JIRA
8 5 (0.45%) Subversion
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.36%) ERwin
10 2 (0.18%) NUnit
10 2 (0.18%) PowerDesigner
10 2 (0.18%) Selenium
10 2 (0.18%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.18%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.089%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.089%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.089%) FitNesse
General
1 250 (22.32%) Finance
2 89 (7.95%) Banking
3 44 (3.93%) Retail
4 33 (2.95%) Advertising
4 33 (2.95%) Marketing
5 26 (2.32%) Investment Banking
5 26 (2.32%) Manufacturing
6 21 (1.88%) Legal
7 20 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.25%) Financial Institution
9 11 (0.98%) Electronics
9 11 (0.98%) Billing
10 9 (0.80%) Front Office
11 8 (0.71%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.54%) German Language
12 6 (0.54%) Publishing
13 5 (0.45%) Games
13 5 (0.45%) Law
13 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 713 (63.66%) Developer
2 326 (29.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 256 (22.86%) SQL Developer
4 176 (15.71%) Analyst
5 128 (11.43%) DBA
6 108 (9.64%) SQL DBA
7 85 (7.59%) Business Developer
8 71 (6.34%) Business Analyst
9 64 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
10 57 (5.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 54 (4.82%) Architect
12 51 (4.55%) Consultant
13 47 (4.20%) SQL Server DBA
14 39 (3.48%) Senior Developer
14 39 (3.48%) ETL Developer
15 38 (3.39%) Microsoft Developer
16 35 (3.13%) Data Analyst
17 33 (2.95%) Administrator
18 32 (2.86%) .NET Developer
18 32 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (19.73%) .NET
2 182 (16.25%) MDX
3 96 (8.57%) ASP.NET
4 50 (4.46%) WCF
5 47 (4.20%) XML
6 39 (3.48%) Web Services
7 35 (3.13%) CSS
7 35 (3.13%) jQuery
8 33 (2.95%) HTML
9 31 (2.77%) .NET Framework
10 26 (2.32%) WPF
11 16 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (1.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 13 (1.16%) JSON
13 13 (1.16%) LINQ
14 12 (1.07%) WF
14 12 (1.07%) REST
14 12 (1.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (0.89%) HTML5
15 10 (0.89%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 94 (8.39%) NHS
2 61 (5.45%) Replication
3 32 (2.86%) Clustering
4 31 (2.77%) Visualisation
5 29 (2.59%) Data Integration
6 27 (2.41%) Market Risk
7 25 (2.23%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 10 (0.89%) DTV
9 10 (0.89%) Credit Risk
10 9 (0.80%) Data Extraction
11 8 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.71%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.63%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.63%) Open Source
12 7 (0.63%) Social Media
13 5 (0.45%) Grid Computing
14 4 (0.36%) Statistics
15 3 (0.27%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 75 (6.70%) Windows
2 25 (2.23%) Linux
3 24 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (1.88%) UNIX
5 20 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.07%) Solaris
8 5 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.36%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.27%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.27%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.18%) Android
12 1 (0.089%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.089%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.089%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 692 (61.79%) Business Intelligence
2 316 (28.21%) ETL
3 113 (10.09%) Performance Tuning
4 107 (9.55%) Data Modelling
5 90 (8.04%) Migration
6 81 (7.23%) Kimball Methodology
7 68 (6.07%) Analytics
8 67 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (4.46%) ITIL
9 50 (4.46%) Dimensional Modelling
10 46 (4.11%) Data Analysis
11 45 (4.02%) Data Management
12 39 (3.48%) MVC
13 36 (3.21%) E-Commerce
14 35 (3.13%) Data Migration
15 33 (2.95%) Project Management
16 32 (2.86%) CRM
17 31 (2.77%) Unit Testing
18 30 (2.68%) Scrum
19 26 (2.32%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 794 (70.89%) SQL
2 382 (34.11%) T-SQL
3 183 (16.34%) C#
4 42 (3.75%) JavaScript
5 39 (3.48%) VB.NET
6 34 (3.04%) PL/SQL
7 30 (2.68%) VB
8 28 (2.50%) VBA
9 27 (2.41%) PowerShell
10 26 (2.32%) X++
11 23 (2.05%) Java
12 18 (1.61%) Perl
13 16 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.16%) C
15 10 (0.89%) Korn
16 8 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 8 (0.71%) PHP
17 6 (0.54%) VBScript
17 6 (0.54%) C++
17 6 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 65 (5.80%) Degree
2 50 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (2.77%) MCITP
4 28 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 24 (2.14%) MCTS
6 22 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.43%) MCSE
8 12 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.98%) MCDBA
10 8 (0.71%) ISEB
11 5 (0.45%) MCSA
12 4 (0.36%) MCT
12 4 (0.36%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certified Architect
14 2 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.18%) MCP
14 2 (0.18%) HNC
14 2 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.68%) QA
2 10 (0.89%) ISO 9001
2 10 (0.89%) SLA
3 6 (0.54%) Basel III
4 4 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.089%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.089%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.089%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.089%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (1.61%) Data Guard
2 13 (1.16%) SCOM
3 10 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (0.80%) Control-M
5 5 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.36%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.27%) SCCM
7 3 (0.27%) Ionix
8 2 (0.18%) Puppet
8 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.18%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 460 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 128 (11.43%) Oracle
3 46 (4.11%) Tableau
4 37 (3.30%) Business Objects
5 29 (2.59%) SAP
6 24 (2.14%) MicroStrategy
7 21 (1.88%) Cognos
7 21 (1.88%) Sybase
8 19 (1.70%) Informatica
9 14 (1.25%) IBM
9 14 (1.25%) Teradata
10 13 (1.16%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.07%) Remedy
12 8 (0.71%) Talend
13 7 (0.63%) VMware
13 7 (0.63%) BMC
14 5 (0.45%) Veritas
14 5 (0.45%) Lattice Semiconductor
14 5 (0.45%) Splunk
14 5 (0.45%) Dundas
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