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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 110 98 83
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 45 71 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.27% 1.58% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.95% 6.97% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 43
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £266 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £31.25 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+40.80% +58.22%
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
910 1018 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.60% 22.64% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 681 473
Median daily rate £375 £415 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +22.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +7 21 £475 +26.66% 7
Manchester -17 18 £350 - 21
Lancashire +7 5 £375 -21.05%
Merseyside +2 1 £300 +5.26%
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 60 (77.92%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (67.53%) SQL Server
3 49 (63.64%) SQL
4 47 (61.04%) ETL
5 45 (58.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (58.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
7 30 (38.96%) Linux
8 29 (37.66%) OLAP
8 29 (37.66%) Kimball Methodology
9 27 (35.06%) OLAP Cube
10 26 (33.77%) Vertica
10 26 (33.77%) Dimensional Modelling
11 25 (32.47%) Java
11 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
11 25 (32.47%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (28.57%) Analytics
12 22 (28.57%) Big Data
13 21 (27.27%) E-Commerce
14 20 (25.97%) Talend
14 20 (25.97%) Talend Open Studio
15 17 (22.08%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (20.78%) T-SQL
17 12 (15.58%) Finance
17 12 (15.58%) Advertising
18 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
18 11 (14.29%) Tableau
19 10 (12.99%) ERP
20 9 (11.69%) .NET
21 8 (10.39%) Web 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 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.60%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.60%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) SAS
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (67.53%) SQL Server
2 45 (58.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 45 (58.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (37.66%) OLAP
4 27 (35.06%) OLAP Cube
5 22 (28.57%) Big Data
6 17 (22.08%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (9.09%) Power BI
8 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (6.49%) QlikView
9 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.90%) MySQL
10 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.60%) Apache Hive
11 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
11 2 (2.60%) HBase
11 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
11 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.60%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
2 20 (25.97%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.90%) MorphX
4 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (15.58%) Advertising
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (61.04%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) SQL Developer
3 15 (19.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (14.29%) DBA
4 11 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Talend Developer
6 9 (11.69%) SSRS Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 7 (9.09%) ETL Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Business Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) SQL BI Developer
9 5 (6.49%) SSAS Developer
10 4 (5.19%) T-SQL Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Architect
12 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 2 (2.60%) Consultant
12 2 (2.60%) Data Architect
12 2 (2.60%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) .NET
2 3 (3.90%) Web Services
3 2 (2.60%) WCF
3 2 (2.60%) WF
4 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.30%) COM
4 1 (1.30%) HTML
4 1 (1.30%) jQuery
4 1 (1.30%) JSON
4 1 (1.30%) LAMP
4 1 (1.30%) MDX
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.30%) RESTful
4 1 (1.30%) XML
4 1 (1.30%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.79%) Digital Media
1 6 (7.79%) Visualisation
2 5 (6.49%) Replication
3 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.30%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.30%) iPad
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.96%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) Windows
3 3 (3.90%) Unix
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (77.92%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (61.04%) ETL
3 29 (37.66%) Kimball Methodology
4 26 (33.77%) Dimensional Modelling
5 25 (32.47%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (28.57%) Analytics
7 21 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 10 (12.99%) ERP
9 8 (10.39%) Web Development
10 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (9.09%) CRM
11 6 (7.79%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (6.49%) Data Modelling
13 4 (5.19%) High Availability
13 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (3.90%) Database Tuning
14 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
14 3 (3.90%) Scrum
14 3 (3.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 49 (63.64%) SQL
2 25 (32.47%) Java
3 16 (20.78%) T-SQL
4 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.09%) PHP
5 5 (6.49%) C#
6 3 (3.90%) C
6 3 (3.90%) X++
7 2 (2.60%) Perl
7 2 (2.60%) Python
7 2 (2.60%) VB
8 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) BC Cleared
1 1 (1.30%) PMP
1 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
2 26 (33.77%) Vertica
3 20 (25.97%) Talend
4 11 (14.29%) Tableau
5 6 (7.79%) Oracle
6 4 (5.19%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.60%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.60%) Actian
7 2 (2.60%) Informatica
7 2 (2.60%) ParAccel
7 2 (2.60%) SAP
7 2 (2.60%) Sybase
7 2 (2.60%) Teradata
8 1 (1.30%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.30%) VMware
8 1 (1.30%) Zend
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