The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 124 109 81
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 20 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 1.24% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.97% 5.53% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 35
Average daily rate £350 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £104.42
% change year-on-year
- -76.05%
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
674 723 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.63% 22.43% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 519 424
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 25
Average hourly rate £43.50 £32.00 £30.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% +5.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol -10 9 £363 +3.57% 5
Somerset +3 4 £238 -30.14% 5
Wiltshire -6 2 £360 -7.09% 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £425 - 3
Dorset +2 1 - - 4
Devon 0 1 £325 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 41 (91.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 39 (86.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (82.22%) SQL Server
4 36 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (75.56%) SQL
6 22 (48.89%) T-SQL
6 22 (48.89%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (42.22%) ETL
8 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (15.56%) Finance
12 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
12 6 (13.33%) Marketing
13 5 (11.11%) .NET
13 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
14 4 (8.89%) Advertising
14 4 (8.89%) IIS
14 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
14 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2014
15 3 (6.67%) Analytics
15 3 (6.67%) Time Management
15 3 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
15 3 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (6.67%) MDX
15 3 (6.67%) SAP
15 3 (6.67%) Web Services
15 3 (6.67%) Migration
15 3 (6.67%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.22%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (91.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 39 (86.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (82.22%) SQL Server
4 22 (48.89%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (31.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (4.44%) MS Access
9 2 (4.44%) OLAP
9 2 (4.44%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (4.44%) QlikView
9 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
9 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (2.22%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Marketing
3 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.89%) Advertising
5 3 (6.67%) Banking
5 3 (6.67%) Electronics
5 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.44%) Retail
6 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 23 (51.11%) SQL Developer
3 21 (46.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (26.67%) SQL BI Developer
5 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
6 9 (20.00%) Business Developer
7 7 (15.56%) DBA
7 7 (15.56%) SQL DBA
7 7 (15.56%) SQL Server DBA
8 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 5 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Database Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Analyst
10 3 (6.67%) Consultant
10 3 (6.67%) SQL Database Developer
10 3 (6.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
11 2 (4.44%) Administrator
11 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) MDX
2 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) DHTML
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) Data Conversion
2 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.44%) NHS
2 2 (4.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) FMCG
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (42.22%) ETL
3 3 (6.67%) Analytics
3 3 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Migration
3 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 3 (6.67%) Time Management
4 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
4 2 (4.44%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.44%) High Availability
4 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.22%) Cutover Planning
5 1 (2.22%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (2.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.22%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.22%) Project Management
5 1 (2.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (75.56%) SQL
2 22 (48.89%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) MCSE
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Alterian
3 1 (2.22%) Cognos
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Tableau
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited - Bournemouth Office
Rate: up to £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited - Bournemouth Office
Rate: up to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago