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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 172 153 209
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +56
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 625 598 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.19% 1.36% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.47% 6.27% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 452 303
Average daily rate £384 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £105.75 £19.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+456.57% -26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £105.75 £28.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+271.05% +9.61%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11422 9538 11076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.81% 21.72% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7271 5956 6418
Average daily rate £390 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 197 234
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £29.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -6.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £15.31 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -10 357 £420 -6.66% 124
South East +19 71 £350 -1.40% 59
West Midlands +2 39 £315 -1.56% 18
South West -15 37 £338 +3.84% 38
East of England -47 34 £420 +29.23% 17
Yorkshire -44 26 £325 -13.33% 25
East Midlands -5 24 £350 +47.36% 7
North West -33 19 £335 +15.51% 30
North East -12 17 £240 -42.51% 2
Midlands +5 3 £450 +28.57% 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1005 (82.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 991 (80.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 941 (76.88%) SQL Server
4 855 (69.85%) SQL
5 707 (57.76%) Business Intelligence
6 520 (42.48%) Data Warehouse
7 481 (39.30%) Microsoft
8 438 (35.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 424 (34.64%) T-SQL
10 316 (25.82%) ETL
11 277 (22.63%) Finance
12 276 (22.55%) .NET
13 271 (22.14%) MDX
14 238 (19.44%) SharePoint
15 224 (18.30%) MS Excel
16 203 (16.58%) C#
17 196 (16.01%) SQL Server 2012
18 176 (14.38%) OLAP
19 170 (13.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 147 (12.01%) SQL Server 2005
21 145 (11.85%) Oracle
22 131 (10.70%) Data Modelling
23 122 (9.97%) Performance Tuning
24 121 (9.89%) NHS
25 119 (9.72%) Banking
26 118 (9.64%) ASP.NET
27 87 (7.11%) Kimball Methodology
28 81 (6.62%) Windows
29 80 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
30 78 (6.37%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 238 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 69 (5.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 33 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 28 (2.29%) IIS
5 23 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
6 17 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.49%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.41%) CMS
9 4 (0.33%) Apache
9 4 (0.33%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.16%) Drupal
10 2 (0.16%) WordPress
10 2 (0.16%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.082%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.082%) SAS
11 1 (0.082%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.082%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 224 (18.30%) MS Excel
2 54 (4.41%) PowerPivot
3 27 (2.21%) MS Office
4 19 (1.55%) InfoPath
5 10 (0.82%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.082%) Stata
Business Applications
1 24 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.33%) Magento
5 4 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.16%) Adaptiv
7 2 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.082%) Line 50
8 1 (0.082%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.082%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.082%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.082%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.082%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.082%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.72%) SAN
2 6 (0.49%) Firewall
3 5 (0.41%) Internet
4 3 (0.25%) DMZ
4 3 (0.25%) LDAP
5 2 (0.16%) FTP
5 2 (0.16%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.082%) NAS
6 1 (0.082%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.082%) Wireless
6 1 (0.082%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.082%) HTTP
6 1 (0.082%) VPN
6 1 (0.082%) DNS
6 1 (0.082%) Broadband
6 1 (0.082%) DHCP
6 1 (0.082%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1005 (82.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 991 (80.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 941 (76.88%) SQL Server
4 520 (42.48%) Data Warehouse
5 438 (35.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 196 (16.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 176 (14.38%) OLAP
8 170 (13.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 147 (12.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 78 (6.37%) Relational Database
11 62 (5.07%) Oracle Database
12 56 (4.58%) RDBMS
13 48 (3.92%) QlikView
14 43 (3.51%) PerformancePoint
15 36 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
16 35 (2.86%) DTS
17 30 (2.45%) Star Schema
18 29 (2.37%) Oracle OLAP
19 25 (2.04%) BusinessObjects XI
19 25 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 59 (4.82%) Visual Studio
1 59 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (3.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (0.98%) MorphX
4 9 (0.74%) Toad
5 7 (0.57%) NUnit
5 7 (0.57%) Subversion
5 7 (0.57%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.49%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.49%) CruiseControl
6 6 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 6 (0.49%) PhoneGap
6 6 (0.49%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.16%) PVCS
9 2 (0.16%) ERwin
9 2 (0.16%) JIRA
9 2 (0.16%) Selenium
General
1 277 (22.63%) Finance
2 119 (9.72%) Banking
3 44 (3.59%) Investment Banking
4 43 (3.51%) Retail
5 21 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 17 (1.39%) Back Office
6 17 (1.39%) Legal
7 16 (1.31%) Marketing
8 15 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.23%) Financial Institution
9 12 (0.98%) Front Office
10 11 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (0.90%) Retail Banking
11 10 (0.82%) Advertising
12 7 (0.57%) Billing
12 7 (0.57%) Electronics
13 6 (0.49%) Law
13 6 (0.49%) Publishing
14 4 (0.33%) Automotive
14 4 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 781 (63.81%) Developer
2 371 (30.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 258 (21.08%) SQL Developer
4 155 (12.66%) Analyst
5 153 (12.50%) DBA
6 136 (11.11%) SQL DBA
7 91 (7.43%) SQL Server Developer
8 87 (7.11%) Business Developer
9 63 (5.15%) Architect
10 61 (4.98%) SQL Server DBA
11 59 (4.82%) Consultant
12 54 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 48 (3.92%) Administrator
14 42 (3.43%) Microsoft Developer
15 40 (3.27%) Senior Developer
16 37 (3.02%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 37 (3.02%) Data Warehouse Developer
17 35 (2.86%) Business Analyst
17 35 (2.86%) SharePoint Developer
18 34 (2.78%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (22.55%) .NET
2 271 (22.14%) MDX
3 118 (9.64%) ASP.NET
4 60 (4.90%) XML
5 53 (4.33%) .NET Framework
6 51 (4.17%) WCF
7 50 (4.08%) jQuery
8 43 (3.51%) CSS
9 40 (3.27%) Web Services
10 38 (3.10%) HTML
11 27 (2.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 25 (2.04%) XSLT
13 19 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (0.98%) HTML5
15 11 (0.90%) JSON
16 10 (0.82%) WPF
16 10 (0.82%) SOAP
16 10 (0.82%) REST
17 9 (0.74%) WinForms
18 8 (0.65%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 121 (9.89%) NHS
2 53 (4.33%) Replication
3 45 (3.68%) Clustering
4 35 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 25 (2.04%) Market Risk
6 24 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 14 (1.14%) Visualisation
8 12 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 10 (0.82%) Statistics
9 10 (0.82%) Fixed Income
10 9 (0.74%) Credit Risk
11 8 (0.65%) Derivative
11 8 (0.65%) Data Extraction
11 8 (0.65%) Hedge funds
11 8 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.57%) Digital Media
12 7 (0.57%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.57%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.49%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 81 (6.62%) Windows
2 19 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (0.90%) UNIX
5 10 (0.82%) Windows 8
6 8 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.65%) Linux
7 7 (0.57%) Solaris
8 4 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.33%) Android
9 3 (0.25%) AIX
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.082%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 707 (57.76%) Business Intelligence
2 316 (25.82%) ETL
3 131 (10.70%) Data Modelling
4 122 (9.97%) Performance Tuning
5 87 (7.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 80 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (6.21%) Migration
8 59 (4.82%) Dimensional Modelling
8 59 (4.82%) Analytics
9 48 (3.92%) Workflow
9 48 (3.92%) ITIL
10 39 (3.19%) CRM
11 38 (3.10%) MVC
12 37 (3.02%) Project Management
13 36 (2.94%) Data Management
14 34 (2.78%) SOA
14 34 (2.78%) OO
15 33 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
16 32 (2.61%) Scrum
17 29 (2.37%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 855 (69.85%) SQL
2 424 (34.64%) T-SQL
3 203 (16.58%) C#
4 53 (4.33%) PL/SQL
4 53 (4.33%) VB.NET
5 50 (4.08%) Java
6 44 (3.59%) JavaScript
7 32 (2.61%) PowerShell
8 27 (2.21%) VBA
9 23 (1.88%) VB
10 20 (1.63%) Perl
11 15 (1.23%) PHP
12 13 (1.06%) X++
12 13 (1.06%) VBScript
13 10 (0.82%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 8 (0.65%) C
15 6 (0.49%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.49%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.49%) VB6
15 6 (0.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 65 (5.31%) Degree
2 42 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 37 (3.02%) SC Cleared
4 32 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.55%) MCITP
6 17 (1.39%) MCTS
7 6 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.33%) ISEB
8 4 (0.33%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.25%) MCSE
9 3 (0.25%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.082%) MCSD
10 1 (0.082%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.082%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.082%) MCPD
10 1 (0.082%) CFA
10 1 (0.082%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.082%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.88%) QA
2 19 (1.55%) SLA
3 7 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.57%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.33%) Basel III
5 3 (0.25%) EMIR
5 3 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.082%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.082%) CRD IV
System Software
1 35 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.41%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.25%) vSphere
7 1 (0.082%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 11 (0.90%) SCOM
2 9 (0.74%) Data Guard
2 9 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (0.57%) Puppet
3 7 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.49%) Control-M
5 4 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 481 (39.30%) Microsoft
2 145 (11.85%) Oracle
3 70 (5.72%) Business Objects
4 35 (2.86%) Tableau
5 24 (1.96%) SAP
6 21 (1.72%) Cognos
7 15 (1.23%) Sybase
7 15 (1.23%) VMware
8 11 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (0.65%) Remedy
10 7 (0.57%) Actuate
10 7 (0.57%) Lattice Semiconductor
11 6 (0.49%) Informatica
12 5 (0.41%) NetApp
12 5 (0.41%) JD Edwards
12 5 (0.41%) webMethods
12 5 (0.41%) Dell
12 5 (0.41%) JBoss
12 5 (0.41%) Blackboard
13 4 (0.33%) Talend
Surrey
Vertical IT
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
Roc Search
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Posted: 9 hours ago
Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Midlands
Roc Search
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
Westbourne Partners
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £500 per annum candidate and experience dependant
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £425 to £475 per day - dependant upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £325 - £390 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago