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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 109 98 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 45 36 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.18% 1.18% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.52% 5.40% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £262 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £23.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+43.47% -31.85%
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
815 667 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.30% 21.84% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 375 315
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 13
Average hourly rate £33.00 £19.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £9.48 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £40.00 £40.57
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 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 28 July 2015.

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 28 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +5 18 £366 +27.39% 15
Manchester -12 15 £350 -6.66% 15
Merseyside -12 6 £313 -5.30% 3
Lancashire +3 2 - - 2
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 95 (95.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 84 (84.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 81 (81.00%) SQL
4 73 (73.00%) SQL Server
5 66 (66.00%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (53.00%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (42.00%) Microsoft
8 41 (41.00%) T-SQL
9 36 (36.00%) ETL
10 23 (23.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (18.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (17.00%) SharePoint
12 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 16 (16.00%) MDX
13 16 (16.00%) Data Modelling
13 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
14 15 (15.00%) .NET
14 15 (15.00%) Migration
15 14 (14.00%) Finance
15 14 (14.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 12 (12.00%) OLAP
17 11 (11.00%) Data Analysis
17 11 (11.00%) Kimball Methodology
18 10 (10.00%) Data Migration
18 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (9.00%) QlikView
19 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
19 9 (9.00%) Data Structures
20 8 (8.00%) PowerPivot
20 8 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 17 (17.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (6.00%) IIS
4 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.00%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.00%) PowerPivot
3 7 (7.00%) MS Office
4 5 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.00%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.00%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (1.00%) SAN
2 1 (1.00%) Firewall
2 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.00%) Wireless
2 1 (1.00%) NAS
2 1 (1.00%) DHCP
2 1 (1.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (95.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 84 (84.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (73.00%) SQL Server
4 53 (53.00%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (23.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (18.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 12 (12.00%) OLAP
9 9 (9.00%) QlikView
10 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (6.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (6.00%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (5.00%) RDBMS
12 4 (4.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Power View
13 3 (3.00%) MS Access
14 1 (1.00%) MySQL
14 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 14 (14.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.00%) JMeter
5 1 (1.00%) NUnit
5 1 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Advertising
2 3 (3.00%) Banking
2 3 (3.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.00%) Electronics
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.00%) Local Government
4 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (82.00%) Developer
2 54 (54.00%) SQL Developer
3 40 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (12.00%) Business Developer
5 9 (9.00%) Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (7.00%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.00%) DBA
8 5 (5.00%) SQL DBA
9 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Database Developer
9 4 (4.00%) SQL Database Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Consultant
10 3 (3.00%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
11 2 (2.00%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.00%) MDX
2 15 (15.00%) .NET
3 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.00%) Web Services
4 5 (5.00%) Entity Framework
4 5 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.00%) HTML
7 2 (2.00%) XML
8 1 (1.00%) Middleware
8 1 (1.00%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.00%) DHTML
8 1 (1.00%) jQuery
8 1 (1.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (9.00%) Data Structures
2 7 (7.00%) NHS
3 2 (2.00%) DTV
3 2 (2.00%) Replication
3 2 (2.00%) Clustering
3 2 (2.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.00%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.00%) Windows
1 1 (1.00%) Solaris
1 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (66.00%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (36.00%) ETL
3 16 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 15 (15.00%) Migration
5 11 (11.00%) Data Analysis
5 11 (11.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 10 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.00%) Data Transformation
8 5 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.00%) Validation
9 4 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (4.00%) Load Testing
9 4 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (4.00%) Web Development
9 4 (4.00%) Software Delivery
9 4 (4.00%) Analytics
9 4 (4.00%) ETL Development
10 3 (3.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (81.00%) SQL
2 41 (41.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (8.00%) C#
4 7 (7.00%) VB
5 4 (4.00%) VBA
6 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.00%) MCTS
3 1 (1.00%) MCITP
3 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 42 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.00%) SAP
2 4 (4.00%) Cognos
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.00%) Alias
4 2 (2.00%) Tableau
5 1 (1.00%) Talend
5 1 (1.00%) VMware
5 1 (1.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco
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