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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 98 123 117
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 8 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.03% 1.17% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Median daily rate £400 £340 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +17.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £30.50

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
394 600 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.78% 22.69% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 356 322
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Glasgow - 4 £400 -
Edinburgh +13 2 £400 +17.64%
Aberdeenshire - 1 £450 -
Inverclyde - 1 £375 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (65.00%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) ETL
4 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (30.00%) MDX
7 5 (25.00%) Cognos
7 5 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (25.00%) Power BI
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) ETL Development
9 3 (15.00%) Analytics
9 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.00%) Tableau
10 2 (10.00%) Data Transformation
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (10.00%) Open Source
10 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
10 2 (10.00%) MVC
10 2 (10.00%) Migration

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Markit EDM
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (65.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (25.00%) Power BI
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (5.00%) Big Data
8 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (5.00%) OLAP
8 1 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) ETL Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SSAS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Excel Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) MDX
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (45.00%) ETL
3 5 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) ETL Development
6 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Data Transformation
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Cognos
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Tableau
4 1 (5.00%) NetSuite