The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 118 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 37 40 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.95% 1.06% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.64% 4.61% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 15
Median daily rate £413 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +12.60%
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
797 868 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.44% 22.92% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 566 370
Median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 18
Median hourly rate £20.50 £33.00 £23.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.87% +42.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +4 20 £413 +26.92% 6
Manchester -11 10 £395 +12.85% 20
Merseyside -4 3 £313 +5.04% 4
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 59 (80.82%) SQL Server
2 56 (76.71%) SQL
3 49 (67.12%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (65.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (64.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (45.21%) ETL
7 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
8 21 (28.77%) T-SQL
8 21 (28.77%) OLAP
8 21 (28.77%) Kimball Methodology
8 21 (28.77%) OLAP Cube
9 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (23.29%) Analytics
11 16 (21.92%) Vertica
11 16 (21.92%) Dimensional Modelling
11 16 (21.92%) Java
11 16 (21.92%) Linux
12 15 (20.55%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (20.55%) E-Commerce
12 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (20.55%) Jenkins
13 14 (19.18%) Big Data
14 13 (17.81%) Talend
14 13 (17.81%) Talend Open Studio
15 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
16 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (15.07%) Finance
16 11 (15.07%) Performance Tuning
17 10 (13.70%) Advertising
17 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.37%) Sage 1000
1 1 (1.37%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Network Security
2 1 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (80.82%) SQL Server
2 48 (65.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (64.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (28.77%) OLAP
4 21 (28.77%) OLAP Cube
5 15 (20.55%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (19.18%) Big Data
7 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (8.22%) Power BI
10 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (2.74%) Essbase
12 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Power View
12 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.74%) MS Access
12 2 (2.74%) PowerPivot
13 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.81%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.85%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.11%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.11%) Moq
5 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.11%) YouTrack
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Advertising
3 4 (5.48%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (75.34%) Developer
2 22 (30.14%) SQL Developer
3 20 (27.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (16.44%) SSIS Developer
5 11 (15.07%) Business Developer
6 10 (13.70%) SSRS Developer
7 9 (12.33%) ETL Developer
8 8 (10.96%) DBA
9 7 (9.59%) SSAS Developer
9 7 (9.59%) Talend Developer
10 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
10 6 (8.22%) Analyst
10 6 (8.22%) T-SQL Developer
11 5 (6.85%) SQL DBA
12 4 (5.48%) Report Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Analyst Developer
13 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (4.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) .NET
2 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.59%) jQuery
4 4 (5.48%) HTML
4 4 (5.48%) Web Services
5 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (4.11%) CSS
5 3 (4.11%) Entity Framework
5 3 (4.11%) MDX
5 3 (4.11%) WCF
5 3 (4.11%) XML
6 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.37%) JSON
6 1 (1.37%) OAuth
6 1 (1.37%) ODBC
6 1 (1.37%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.22%) Digital Media
1 6 (8.22%) NHS
2 5 (6.85%) Replication
3 2 (2.74%) Clustering
3 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) FMCG
4 1 (1.37%) iPad
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (67.12%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (45.21%) ETL
3 21 (28.77%) Kimball Methodology
4 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (23.29%) Analytics
6 16 (21.92%) Dimensional Modelling
7 15 (20.55%) E-Commerce
8 11 (15.07%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (10.96%) ERP
11 7 (9.59%) High Availability
11 7 (9.59%) TDD
11 7 (9.59%) Web Development
12 6 (8.22%) CRM
12 6 (8.22%) MVC
13 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
14 4 (5.48%) Database Tuning
14 4 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Management
15 3 (4.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (76.71%) SQL
2 21 (28.77%) T-SQL
3 16 (21.92%) Java
4 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.59%) PHP
6 5 (6.85%) C#
7 1 (1.37%) C++
7 1 (1.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.37%) VB
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) MCDBA
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) MCP
2 1 (1.37%) MCSE
2 1 (1.37%) MCTS
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.37%) Legato
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.92%) Vertica
3 13 (17.81%) Talend
4 7 (9.59%) Tableau
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle
6 1 (1.37%) Cognos
6 1 (1.37%) Sage
6 1 (1.37%) Siemens
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Robert Walters UK
Rate: Competitive Daily Rates
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 25 days ago
Chester
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 17 days ago