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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 96 102 129
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 41 48 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.45% 1.47% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.56% 6.75% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 16
Median daily rate £325 £353 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £279 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £493 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £31.25 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+40.80% +58.22%
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
625 711 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.10% 21.80% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 521 437
Median daily rate £370 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 8
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +91.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £78.27 £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

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 26 September 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
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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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
Devon +10 13 £325 +4.00%
Dorset - 10 £325 -
Gloucestershire +2 6 £425 -
Bristol -17 6 £300 -8.74% 2
Wiltshire +11 3 £285 -12.30% 2
Somerset +19 1 £290 -10.76% 4
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 West region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 68 (95.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 66 (92.96%) SQL
3 62 (87.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (85.92%) SQL Server
5 46 (64.79%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (53.52%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (46.48%) Microsoft
8 28 (39.44%) ETL
9 26 (36.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (28.17%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (25.35%) Crystal Reports
12 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (23.94%) Kimball Methodology
13 15 (21.13%) QlikView
13 15 (21.13%) T-SQL
14 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
14 14 (19.72%) ETL Development
15 13 (18.31%) Degree
16 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (16.90%) SharePoint
16 12 (16.90%) OLAP
16 12 (16.90%) Visualisation
16 12 (16.90%) Data Visualisation
17 11 (15.49%) ERP
18 10 (14.08%) Finance
18 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
18 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
18 10 (14.08%) IFS
19 9 (12.68%) Team Foundation Server

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 12 (16.90%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.04%) SAS
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.41%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.41%) Mule
4 1 (1.41%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.41%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.41%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.41%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (95.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 62 (87.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (85.92%) SQL Server
4 38 (53.52%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (36.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (28.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (25.35%) Crystal Reports
8 15 (21.13%) QlikView
9 12 (16.90%) OLAP
9 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (9.86%) Power BI
11 6 (8.45%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (8.45%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (7.04%) OLTP
12 5 (7.04%) Star Schema
12 5 (7.04%) Xcelsius
13 4 (5.63%) Ingres
13 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
14 2 (2.82%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.41%) JUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Maven
3 1 (1.41%) Mockito
3 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.41%) tSQLt
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 16 (22.54%) SQL Developer
4 15 (21.13%) DBA
4 15 (21.13%) SQL DBA
5 11 (15.49%) Business Developer
5 11 (15.49%) QlikView Developer
6 10 (14.08%) Administrator
7 9 (12.68%) SSIS Developer
8 7 (9.86%) Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) Consultant
8 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
8 7 (9.86%) SSRS Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior QlikView Developer
9 6 (8.45%) SSAS Developer
10 4 (5.63%) ETL Developer
11 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared DBA
12 2 (2.82%) Dashboard Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) .NET
1 6 (8.45%) HTML
2 5 (7.04%) XML
3 3 (4.23%) MDX
4 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.41%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.41%) REST
4 1 (1.41%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.41%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.41%) SOAP
4 1 (1.41%) Spring
4 1 (1.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.90%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.04%) Clustering
3 5 (7.04%) NHS
4 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.23%) Informatics
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) Unix
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (64.79%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (39.44%) ETL
3 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.94%) Kimball Methodology
5 14 (19.72%) ETL Development
6 12 (16.90%) Data Visualisation
7 11 (15.49%) ERP
8 9 (12.68%) Data Analysis
9 7 (9.86%) Data Management
10 5 (7.04%) Analytics
10 5 (7.04%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.63%) Server Patching
11 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.63%) SQL Optimisation
12 3 (4.23%) ITIL
12 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (4.23%) Project Management
12 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (2.82%) DevOps
13 2 (2.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 66 (92.96%) SQL
2 15 (21.13%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.04%) C#
4 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.82%) VBA
8 1 (1.41%) Delphi
8 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.31%) Degree
3 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) HNC
4 4 (5.63%) HND
5 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) MCSA
6 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.41%) MCP
7 1 (1.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (5.63%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) Graylog
Vendors
1 33 (46.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) IFS
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 6 (8.45%) Teradata
4 5 (7.04%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Tableau