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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
England / South West
Rank 91 124 102
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -22
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 42 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.63% 0.67% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.61% 2.87% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 29
Median daily rate £370 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £393 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
552 698 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.39% 23.33% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 543 496
Median daily rate £393 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +39.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £12.20 £22.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.50 £47.50
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 the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 20 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 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
Somerset +14 10 £370 +55.78% 1
Bristol -1 10 £351 +0.35% 4
Dorset +10 7 £400 +23.07% 2
Wiltshire +9 7 £370 +2.77% 3
Gloucestershire +6 3 £381 -10.29% 1
Devon +11 1 £325 - 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 South West region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 77 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 75 (89.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 71 (84.52%) SQL Server
4 70 (83.33%) SQL
5 61 (72.62%) Business Intelligence
6 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
7 46 (54.76%) Data Warehouse
8 34 (40.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (36.90%) ETL
10 28 (33.33%) T-SQL
11 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (28.57%) MS Excel
12 24 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
13 17 (20.24%) Kimball Methodology
14 16 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (19.05%) SharePoint
14 16 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
15 15 (17.86%) Degree
16 14 (16.67%) Security Cleared
17 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
17 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (15.48%) Data Analysis
18 12 (14.29%) C#
18 12 (14.29%) QlikView
19 11 (13.10%) ERP
19 11 (13.10%) Finance
20 10 (11.90%) Oracle
20 10 (11.90%) Data Visualisation
20 10 (11.90%) Visualisation

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.95%) SAS
3 4 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 75 (89.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 71 (84.52%) SQL Server
4 46 (54.76%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (40.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 16 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
7 16 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (14.29%) QlikView
9 10 (11.90%) Power BI
10 9 (10.71%) OLAP
10 9 (10.71%) PowerPivot
11 7 (8.33%) PerformancePoint
12 6 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (5.95%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
13 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
13 5 (5.95%) Star Schema
14 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (2.38%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.19%) MSTest
4 1 (1.19%) NUnit
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Advertising
3 5 (5.95%) Retail
4 3 (3.57%) Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
5 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.19%) Electronics
6 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (63.10%) Developer
2 26 (30.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 17 (20.24%) DBA
5 16 (19.05%) SQL DBA
6 11 (13.10%) Business Developer
6 11 (13.10%) QlikView Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Administrator
7 9 (10.71%) SSAS Developer
8 8 (9.52%) Senior Developer
9 7 (8.33%) Consultant
9 7 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
10 6 (7.14%) Analyst
10 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 6 (7.14%) ETL Developer
10 6 (7.14%) Senior QlikView Developer
10 6 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 5 (5.95%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) .NET
2 6 (7.14%) HTML
3 5 (5.95%) XML
4 3 (3.57%) MDX
5 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.19%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.19%) jQuery
5 1 (1.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.90%) Visualisation
3 6 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.95%) Clustering
5 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.38%) Informatics
6 2 (2.38%) NHS
7 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.19%) Replication
7 1 (1.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.19%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Unix
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (72.62%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (36.90%) ETL
3 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.24%) Kimball Methodology
5 13 (15.48%) Data Analysis
6 11 (13.10%) ERP
7 10 (11.90%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (11.90%) ETL Development
8 9 (10.71%) Data Modelling
9 8 (9.52%) Data Management
10 6 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.95%) Dimensional Modelling
12 4 (4.76%) Analytics
12 4 (4.76%) Project Management
12 4 (4.76%) Waterfall
12 4 (4.76%) Workflow
13 3 (3.57%) High Availability
13 3 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
14 2 (2.38%) Capacity Management
14 2 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 70 (83.33%) SQL
2 28 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 12 (14.29%) C#
4 9 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 7 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.19%) PHP
7 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) Degree
2 14 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.76%) HNC
5 4 (4.76%) HND
6 3 (3.57%) MCSA
7 2 (2.38%) MCDBA
7 2 (2.38%) MCITP
7 2 (2.38%) MCPD
7 2 (2.38%) MCSD
7 2 (2.38%) MCSE
8 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
1 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle
3 9 (10.71%) IFS
4 6 (7.14%) Teradata
5 5 (5.95%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.38%) VMware
7 1 (1.19%) Cognos
7 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.19%) SAP
7 1 (1.19%) Tableau