The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 97 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 8 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 1.24% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.80% 5.93% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 6
Average daily rate £398 £350 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £323 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £27.30 £105.75
% change year-on-year
+41.94% -74.18%
SQL Server Analysis Services
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
286 354 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.75% 20.96% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 198 167
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 12
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -4.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (76.00%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (60.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (36.00%) ETL
7 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
9 4 (16.00%) Clustering
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (16.00%) MDX
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (12.00%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (12.00%) ETL Development
10 3 (12.00%) High Availability
10 3 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (12.00%) OLAP
10 3 (12.00%) .NET
10 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.00%) Finance
10 3 (12.00%) Advertising
10 3 (12.00%) Migration
10 3 (12.00%) Replication
11 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (8.00%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (12.00%) OLAP
7 3 (12.00%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (8.00%) Power BI
8 2 (8.00%) PowerPivot
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.00%) tSQLt
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Advertising
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Business Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SSAS Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SSRS Developer
5 3 (12.00%) DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Report Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (8.00%) SSIS Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) SSRS Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) OLAP Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) SaaS Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) SQL BI Developer
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) MDX
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.00%) OAuth
4 1 (4.00%) SAML
4 1 (4.00%) WinForms
4 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (36.00%) ETL
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) ETL Development
3 3 (12.00%) High Availability
3 3 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) RedGate
2 1 (4.00%) Tableau
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