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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 98 98 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 66 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.50% 1.44% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.68% 6.14% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 20
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£375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £258 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £425 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-31.37% -32.00%
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
988 733 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.47% 23.46% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 418 316
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.37 £14.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £67.00 £41.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -4.61%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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
Cheshire -1 21 £375 +30.43% 16
Lancashire 0 17 £475 +15.85% 4
Manchester -9 17 £338 -3.57% 26
Merseyside -5 6 £313 -10.71% 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 97 (92.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 97 (92.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 85 (80.95%) SQL
3 77 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 70 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (48.57%) T-SQL
7 37 (35.24%) ETL
8 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
9 33 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 23 (21.90%) Kimball Methodology
10 23 (21.90%) OLAP
11 22 (20.95%) Data Modelling
11 22 (20.95%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (18.10%) OLAP Cube
13 18 (17.14%) SharePoint
14 16 (15.24%) Finance
14 16 (15.24%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (15.24%) Dimensional Modelling
15 15 (14.29%) Migration
16 14 (13.33%) MDX
17 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
17 13 (12.38%) Visual Studio
18 12 (11.43%) MS Excel
18 12 (11.43%) .NET
18 12 (11.43%) SC Cleared
18 12 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
19 11 (10.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 11 (10.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 11 (10.48%) OLTP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (5.71%) IIS
4 3 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.62%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.95%) ResourceLink
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.95%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) DNS
2 1 (0.95%) SAN
2 1 (0.95%) Firewall
2 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.95%) Wireless
2 1 (0.95%) NAS
2 1 (0.95%) DHCP
2 1 (0.95%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (92.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 97 (92.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 77 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 63 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (21.90%) OLAP
6 22 (20.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (18.10%) OLAP Cube
8 16 (15.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (10.48%) OLTP
9 11 (10.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (6.67%) QlikView
11 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
12 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
13 3 (2.86%) MS Access
13 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Power View
14 2 (1.90%) Data Mart
15 1 (0.95%) MySQL
15 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.95%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Visual Studio
2 12 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (10.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.95%) NUnit
4 1 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Advertising
3 3 (2.86%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Retail
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Local Government
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (79.05%) Developer
2 46 (43.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 44 (41.90%) SQL Developer
4 17 (16.19%) Business Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Consultant
5 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Developer
6 7 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 7 (6.67%) DBA
7 6 (5.71%) Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Database Developer
8 5 (4.76%) SQL Database Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 3 (2.86%) Architect
10 3 (2.86%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 2 (1.90%) ETL Consultant
11 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.33%) MDX
2 12 (11.43%) .NET
3 5 (4.76%) Web Services
4 3 (2.86%) HTML
5 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.90%) XML
6 1 (0.95%) Middleware
6 1 (0.95%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.95%) DHTML
6 1 (0.95%) jQuery
6 1 (0.95%) HTML5
6 1 (0.95%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.76%) NHS
3 4 (3.81%) Statistics
4 3 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.90%) Replication
6 1 (0.95%) Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) DTV
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.95%) Solaris
2 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (35.24%) ETL
3 23 (21.90%) Kimball Methodology
4 22 (20.95%) Data Modelling
5 16 (15.24%) Dimensional Modelling
6 15 (14.29%) Migration
7 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
8 9 (8.57%) Data Migration
9 6 (5.71%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.71%) ETL Development
10 5 (4.76%) Validation
11 4 (3.81%) Data Management
11 4 (3.81%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.81%) Web Development
11 4 (3.81%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (3.81%) Software Delivery
11 4 (3.81%) Analytics
11 4 (3.81%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 85 (80.95%) SQL
2 51 (48.57%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.71%) VB
4 3 (2.86%) VBA
4 3 (2.86%) C#
5 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.90%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) Degree
4 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) ISEB
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.81%) SAP
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle
3 3 (2.86%) Tableau
4 2 (1.90%) Teradata
4 2 (1.90%) Alias
5 1 (0.95%) VMware
5 1 (0.95%) Sage
5 1 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco
5 1 (0.95%) Google
5 1 (0.95%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.95%) Talend
North West
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £425 per day + Mobile phone, laptop
Posted: 16 days ago