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 28 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 125 97 97
Rank change year-on-year
-28 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 4 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.65% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.72% 3.37% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +13.63%
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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
557 475 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.25% 19.40% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 208 218
Average daily rate £364 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 26
Average hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.90 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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
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 28 August 2014. 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
Glasgow -14 3 £338 +50.00% 9
Edinburgh -20 1 £263 -25.00% 3
Aberdeen - - - -
West Lothian - - - - 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
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SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (56.25%) ETL
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) .NET
8 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
8 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
9 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (18.75%) Cognos
10 3 (18.75%) XML
10 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (18.75%) Cognos Report Studio
10 3 (18.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (18.75%) Cognos Event Studio
10 3 (18.75%) JSON
10 3 (18.75%) MDX
11 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 2 (12.50%) OLAP
11 2 (12.50%) Star Schema
12 1 (6.25%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 3 (18.75%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (18.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (18.75%) Cognos Event Studio
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (12.50%) OLAP
9 2 (12.50%) Star Schema
10 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (6.25%) DB2
10 1 (6.25%) QlikView
10 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (6.25%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Data Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Data Integration Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) MDX
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (56.25%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata
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