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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 105 113 97
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 53 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.66% 1.15% 1.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.48% 5.59% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 28
Median daily rate £348 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.13 - £45.50
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
818 859 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.69% 20.50% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 538 471
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £15.90 £17.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £52.47 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Manchester +4 24 £338 - 11
Cheshire +22 16 £373 +6.42% 4
Lancashire +4 7 £360 -2.04% 2
Cumbria +12 1 - -
Merseyside -5 1 - - 2
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 76 (81.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 76 (81.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 64 (68.82%) SQL Server
2 64 (68.82%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (67.74%) SQL
4 45 (48.39%) Microsoft
5 43 (46.24%) ETL
6 33 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (27.96%) T-SQL
8 22 (23.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (23.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (22.58%) Finance
10 19 (20.43%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (18.28%) Linux
12 16 (17.20%) .NET
13 15 (16.13%) Windows
14 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
15 13 (13.98%) SharePoint
16 12 (12.90%) OLAP
16 12 (12.90%) C#
17 11 (11.83%) Replication
17 11 (11.83%) Kimball Methodology
17 11 (11.83%) Tableau
17 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (10.75%) OLAP Cube
18 10 (10.75%) Power BI
18 10 (10.75%) Advertising
19 9 (9.68%) MDX
19 9 (9.68%) Java

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 13 (13.98%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.60%) IIS
3 2 (2.15%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.15%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.15%) SAS
4 1 (1.08%) Apache
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.15%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (81.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 76 (81.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 64 (68.82%) SQL Server
3 33 (35.48%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (23.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (23.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (12.90%) OLAP
6 10 (10.75%) OLAP Cube
6 10 (10.75%) Power BI
7 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (7.53%) Big Data
9 7 (7.53%) QlikView
10 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (5.38%) Ingres
11 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (5.38%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Jenkins
1 9 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.53%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.23%) MorphX
5 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.08%) YouTrack
General
1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Advertising
3 7 (7.53%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Legal
5 2 (2.15%) Local Government
6 1 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 59 (63.44%) Developer
2 27 (29.03%) SQL Developer
3 26 (27.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (16.13%) DBA
5 14 (15.05%) SSIS Developer
6 11 (11.83%) Analyst
6 11 (11.83%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 11 (11.83%) SSRS Developer
7 10 (10.75%) SQL DBA
8 8 (8.60%) SQL BI Developer
9 6 (6.45%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.45%) SSAS Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Administrator
10 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Business Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (4.30%) SQL Analyst
11 4 (4.30%) T-SQL Developer
12 3 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
12 3 (3.23%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.20%) .NET
2 9 (9.68%) MDX
3 8 (8.60%) Web Services
4 2 (2.15%) WCF
4 2 (2.15%) WF
5 1 (1.08%) COM
5 1 (1.08%) HTML
5 1 (1.08%) LAMP
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.08%) RESTful
5 1 (1.08%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (11.83%) Replication
2 6 (6.45%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle Licensing
4 3 (3.23%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.15%) Clustering
5 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.15%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.28%) Linux
2 15 (16.13%) Windows
3 7 (7.53%) Unix
3 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (68.82%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (46.24%) ETL
3 19 (20.43%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (11.83%) Kimball Methodology
6 9 (9.68%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (8.60%) Analytics
7 8 (8.60%) High Availability
8 7 (7.53%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.38%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.38%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (5.38%) Database Mirroring
10 5 (5.38%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.38%) Migration
10 5 (5.38%) Software Licensing
11 4 (4.30%) Business Analysis
11 4 (4.30%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 63 (67.74%) SQL
2 26 (27.96%) T-SQL
3 12 (12.90%) C#
4 9 (9.68%) Java
5 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.23%) C
6 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.23%) VB
6 3 (3.23%) X++
7 2 (2.15%) Perl
7 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.15%) Python
8 1 (1.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.08%) BC Cleared
1 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (5.38%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) Data Guard
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (5.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.83%) Tableau
3 9 (9.68%) Vertica
4 8 (8.60%) Oracle
5 7 (7.53%) Talend
6 6 (6.45%) VMware
7 4 (4.30%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.15%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.15%) Actian
8 2 (2.15%) Informatica
8 2 (2.15%) ParAccel
8 2 (2.15%) SAP
8 2 (2.15%) Sybase
8 2 (2.15%) Teradata
9 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.08%) Workday
9 1 (1.08%) Zend
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