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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 116 95 102
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 40 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.05% 1.40% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.19% 6.23% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 22
Average daily rate £325 £300 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £460 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £33.84
% change year-on-year
- -26.12%
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
771 706 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.28% 22.43% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 448 354
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £264 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.70 £17.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.40 £67.00 £51.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -25 16 £350 +9.45% 17
Cheshire 0 14 £185 -38.33% 6
Merseyside +4 8 £388 - 6
Lancashire -7 1 £263 -12.50% 3
Cumbria - 1 £350 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 89 (84.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 86 (81.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 84 (80.00%) SQL
4 81 (77.14%) SQL Server
5 63 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
7 44 (41.90%) Microsoft
8 43 (40.95%) T-SQL
9 33 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 25 (23.81%) ETL
11 24 (22.86%) OLAP
11 24 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 21 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
13 19 (18.10%) OLAP Cube
13 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
14 18 (17.14%) Finance
15 17 (16.19%) Data Modelling
16 16 (15.24%) Team Foundation Server
17 15 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
17 15 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 14 (13.33%) Visual Studio
19 13 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (12.38%) Dimensional Modelling
19 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
20 12 (11.43%) SC Cleared
20 12 (11.43%) SQL Server 2014
20 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
21 11 (10.48%) Performance Analysis
21 11 (10.48%) MDX
21 11 (10.48%) NHS

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) MS Office
3 4 (3.81%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.95%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.95%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.95%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (84.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 86 (81.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 81 (77.14%) SQL Server
4 45 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (22.86%) OLAP
6 24 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (18.10%) OLAP Cube
8 15 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 15 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (11.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (10.48%) OLTP
11 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
12 5 (4.76%) Power BI
13 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Power View
13 3 (2.86%) MS Access
13 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
14 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
14 2 (1.90%) Qlik Sense
14 2 (1.90%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.76%) YouTrack
5 4 (3.81%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.90%) Moq
7 1 (0.95%) tSQLt
General
1 18 (17.14%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Advertising
3 5 (4.76%) Legal
4 2 (1.90%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Back Office
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (66.67%) Developer
2 41 (39.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 32 (30.48%) SQL Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Business Developer
5 11 (10.48%) DBA
5 11 (10.48%) SQL DBA
6 10 (9.52%) Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Consultant
7 9 (8.57%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 9 (8.57%) SQL BI Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Architect
9 6 (5.71%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Report Developer
10 5 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (4.76%) T-SQL Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 4 (3.81%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.81%) Microsoft BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) MDX
2 10 (9.52%) .NET
3 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.71%) jQuery
5 5 (4.76%) HTML
6 4 (3.81%) CSS
7 3 (2.86%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.86%) XML
8 2 (1.90%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.90%) ODBC
8 2 (1.90%) WCF
8 2 (1.90%) Web Services
9 1 (0.95%) OAuth
9 1 (0.95%) SAML
9 1 (0.95%) WinForms
9 1 (0.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) NHS
2 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.67%) Statistics
4 6 (5.71%) Clustering
5 4 (3.81%) Replication
6 3 (2.86%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.90%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.95%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.62%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.95%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (23.81%) ETL
3 21 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 17 (16.19%) Data Modelling
5 13 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.38%) Dimensional Modelling
6 11 (10.48%) Performance Analysis
7 9 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (6.67%) MVC
9 6 (5.71%) High Availability
9 6 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.76%) Migration
10 5 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (3.81%) Analytics
11 4 (3.81%) ETL Development
11 4 (3.81%) TDD
11 4 (3.81%) Validation
12 3 (2.86%) Data Validation
12 3 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 84 (80.00%) SQL
2 43 (40.95%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.71%) C#
4 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.81%) VBA
5 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.95%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (0.95%) C++
7 1 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.95%) Java
7 1 (0.95%) PHP
7 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (1.90%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.95%) ISEB
5 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.95%) MCP
5 1 (0.95%) MCSE
5 1 (0.95%) MCTS
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.95%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.95%) Legato
1 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (41.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) Tableau
3 5 (4.76%) Teradata
4 2 (1.90%) Sage
5 1 (0.95%) Cognos
5 1 (0.95%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.95%) Red Gate
5 1 (0.95%) SAP
5 1 (0.95%) Siemens
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