The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 24 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.48% - 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.77% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £300 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.85% +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
England

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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
57 41 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 28.22% 27.89% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 9
Average daily rate £425 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £32.30 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -7.71%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) NHS
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Case Management
4 3 (42.86%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
5 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) OLAP
6 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
6 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) MDX
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Banking

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) OLAP
3 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SSIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Case Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft