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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 51 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.05% 0.69% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.02% 3.88% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Average daily rate
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£264 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.22% -30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.30 £105.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-74.18% +271.05%
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
166 103 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 34.02% 17.88% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 65 59
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £26.70 £28.88 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +69.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Cardiff +14 8 £264 +50.71% 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (81.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (77.78%) SQL
4 19 (70.37%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (55.56%) T-SQL
5 15 (55.56%) ETL
6 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (37.04%) Migration
8 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (33.33%) Clustering
9 9 (33.33%) Data Migration
9 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 4 (14.81%) OLAP
12 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (14.81%) MDX
13 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
13 3 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
13 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (11.11%) Replication
13 3 (11.11%) C
13 3 (11.11%) MS Access
13 3 (11.11%) Cognos
13 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
13 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (11.11%) Mentoring

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (81.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (14.81%) OLAP
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
8 3 (11.11%) MS Access
9 1 (3.70%) DTS
9 1 (3.70%) OLTP
9 1 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) SQL Developer
3 8 (29.63%) DBA
4 7 (25.93%) SQL DBA
5 4 (14.81%) Database Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.70%) MI Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Report Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Business Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) MDX
2 2 (7.41%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) WPF
3 1 (3.70%) LINQ
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.70%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (55.56%) ETL
3 10 (37.04%) Migration
4 9 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Quantitative Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Change Control
8 1 (3.70%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow
8 1 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (3.70%) SAP