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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 82 77 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 14 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.87% 0.89% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.95% 4.23% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 15
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£325 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £23.00 £88.75
% change year-on-year
+43.47% -74.08%
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
354 260 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.89% 21.12% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 172 129
Average daily rate £375 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £9.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £33.70 £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 £325 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 31 (88.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 30 (85.71%) SQL
3 25 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
4 24 (68.57%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
7 16 (45.71%) ETL
8 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (17.14%) OLAP
11 6 (17.14%) Finance
11 6 (17.14%) Migration
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
12 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (14.29%) MDX
13 4 (11.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
13 4 (11.43%) .NET
13 4 (11.43%) Cognos
13 4 (11.43%) MS Office
13 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
13 4 (11.43%) C#
13 4 (11.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 4 (11.43%) Data Transformation
13 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (11.43%) Data Structures

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
3 3 (8.57%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (88.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
4 21 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (17.14%) OLAP
7 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (11.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (8.57%) QlikView
10 2 (5.71%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (2.86%) OLTP
11 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.57%) JMeter
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) SQL Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (5.71%) DBA
5 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (2.86%) ETL Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Report Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.86%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) MDX
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.57%) Entity Framework
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) NHS
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (45.71%) ETL
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
4 5 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.43%) Data Transformation
6 3 (8.57%) Load Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.57%) ETL Development
7 2 (5.71%) Complex ETL
7 2 (5.71%) Analytics
7 2 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.86%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.86%) Change Management
8 1 (2.86%) Validation
8 1 (2.86%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (2.86%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.43%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Cognos
3 2 (5.71%) Alias
4 1 (2.86%) Google