The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 116 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 4 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.31% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.73% 1.49% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 8
Average daily rate
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£345 £348 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £269 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £375 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £33.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.86% -9.76%
SQL Server Analysis Services
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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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
546 471 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.69% 20.64% 26.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 228 278
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.85% -58.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Scotland region.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Scotland region.

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Edinburgh -5 2 £400 +18.51%
Stirling - 1 - -
Glasgow - - - - 3
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SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (64.71%) ETL
5 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) SAP
9 4 (23.53%) .NET
9 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
9 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) QlikView
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) Tableau
10 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 3 (17.65%) C#
10 3 (17.65%) XML
11 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
11 2 (11.76%) Web Services
11 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
11 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
11 2 (11.76%) VBA
11 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (11.76%) Marketing
11 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (23.53%) QlikView
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
6 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (5.88%) Big Data
7 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
7 1 (5.88%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
7 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.88%) DB2
7 1 (5.88%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) ERwin
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) ETL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) QlikView Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Integration Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
1 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.88%) Social Media
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ETL
2 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Security
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.76%) VBA
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Tableau
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Business Objects
4 2 (11.76%) Cognos
5 1 (5.88%) Teradata
5 1 (5.88%) Informatica
5 1 (5.88%) Sybase
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle