The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South West region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 105 78 70
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 37 33 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.22% 1.54% 2.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.97% 7.25% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 45
Average daily rate
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£335 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £447 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £88.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-74.08% +126.11%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
620 455 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.39% 21.25% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 308 382
Average daily rate £350 £363 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £439 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 33
Average hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +63.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server Analysis Services
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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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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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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 -12 17 £325 -29.72% 3
Gloucestershire - 6 £375 -
Wiltshire 0 4 £275 - 3
Somerset -21 2 £380 +5.55%
Devon - 1 £300 - 2
Dorset - - - - 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 67 (95.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 66 (94.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (84.29%) SQL Server
4 51 (72.86%) SQL
5 46 (65.71%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (47.14%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (38.57%) ETL
9 25 (35.71%) Finance
10 24 (34.29%) T-SQL
11 19 (27.14%) OLAP
12 18 (25.71%) .NET
13 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
14 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 14 (20.00%) Migration
15 14 (20.00%) C#
15 14 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (17.14%) Kimball Methodology
16 12 (17.14%) NHS
17 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
17 10 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
18 9 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
18 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET
18 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
18 9 (12.86%) MDX
18 9 (12.86%) Data Analysis
19 8 (11.43%) VB
19 8 (11.43%) VB.NET
20 7 (10.00%) MySQL
20 7 (10.00%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.29%) SAS
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) LiveLink
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (95.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 66 (94.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (84.29%) SQL Server
4 33 (47.14%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (27.14%) OLAP
7 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 14 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (10.00%) MySQL
10 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
10 6 (8.57%) Star Schema
10 6 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (5.71%) Xcelsius
12 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects XI
12 3 (4.29%) PerformancePoint
12 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (4.29%) OLTP
12 3 (4.29%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.86%) PVCS
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Automotive
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Back Office
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (64.29%) Developer
2 20 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 17 (24.29%) SQL Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Architect
5 9 (12.86%) Analyst
5 9 (12.86%) Business Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) DBA
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.14%) SQL DBA
8 4 (5.71%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Senior SQL Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Data Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.71%) .NET
2 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET
2 9 (12.86%) MDX
3 5 (7.14%) HTML
4 3 (4.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (4.29%) LINQ to SQL
4 3 (4.29%) ADO.NET
4 3 (4.29%) CSS
4 3 (4.29%) LINQ
4 3 (4.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.86%) jQuery
5 2 (2.86%) Ajax
5 2 (2.86%) Web Services
5 2 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) NHS
2 4 (5.71%) Replication
3 3 (4.29%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
1 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (2.86%) Windows
1 2 (2.86%) Solaris
1 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (65.71%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (38.57%) ETL
3 14 (20.00%) Migration
4 12 (17.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 10 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
6 9 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (12.86%) Data Analysis
7 7 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.14%) ITIL
8 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.29%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.29%) Data Architecture
9 3 (4.29%) Data Transformation
9 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.86%) Data Management
10 2 (2.86%) Change Management
10 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.86%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 51 (72.86%) SQL
2 24 (34.29%) T-SQL
3 14 (20.00%) C#
4 8 (11.43%) VB
4 8 (11.43%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.29%) Java
6 3 (4.29%) VBA
6 3 (4.29%) C
7 2 (2.86%) VB6
7 2 (2.86%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.86%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
1 2 (2.86%) HNC
1 2 (2.86%) HND
1 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) Business Objects
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (4.29%) SAP
5 2 (2.86%) Sun
5 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.86%) Sybase
5 2 (2.86%) Cognos
5 2 (2.86%) Talend
6 1 (1.43%) Open Text
6 1 (1.43%) Teradata
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