The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 52 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 11 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.38% 0.58% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.80% 1.71% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Median daily rate £395 £203 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.06% -26.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 - £38.75
SQL Server Analysis Services
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
125 175 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.06% 33.72% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 138 83
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £203 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £468 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Median hourly rate £19.63 £26.70 £28.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.49% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £20.46 £27.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £32.94 £29.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -23.07%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Cardiff -4 7 £388 +91.35% 1
Newport - 1 £410 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 17 (80.95%) SQL
4 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Migration
6 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
7 8 (38.10%) Data Quality
8 7 (33.33%) Oracle
8 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (33.33%) Data Migration
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
9 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
9 6 (28.57%) MS Office
9 6 (28.57%) XML
9 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
9 6 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
10 5 (23.81%) Validation
10 5 (23.81%) Finance
10 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
10 5 (23.81%) ETL
10 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (23.81%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (19.05%) Advertising
12 3 (14.29%) Windows
12 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (9.52%) OLAP
6 2 (9.52%) PowerPivot
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.76%) Power BI
7 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 7
7 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) DBA
2 8 (38.10%) Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Data Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (19.05%) SQL DBA
7 3 (14.29%) Consultant
7 3 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (9.52%) Excel Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Data Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (9.52%) SSIS Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) SSRS Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Migration
2 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 6 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
5 5 (23.81%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
5 5 (23.81%) ETL
5 5 (23.81%) Validation
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Data Entry
7 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
7 2 (9.52%) Database Optimisation
7 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) ETL Development
8 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VBA
4 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau