The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Analysis Services over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Analysis Services
Rank 513 430 444
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 93 149 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.77% 1.29% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 88 86
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£375 £425 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £31.00 £51.30 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.57% +144.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £40.26 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £122.26 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £88.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-65.07% +322.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12018 11544 12124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.91% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7443 7141 7010
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 199 306
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

Microsoft Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Microsoft Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Microsoft Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services within the UK.

Microsoft Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Microsoft Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Analysis Services Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Microsoft Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services within the UK.

Microsoft Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Microsoft Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Analysis Services Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England -79 87 £375 -11.76% 49
London -28 46 £400 -20.00% 28
City of London +11 12 £419 -16.25% 7
South West -28 9 £325 -21.68% 1
South East -30 7 £431 +23.21% 3
East of England -24 6 £400 +122.22% 1
East Midlands +3 4 £369 +18.00% 3
North West -14 4 £325 - 4
North East -18 4 £375 - 2
Tyne and Wear -19 4 £375 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 4 £375 - 1
Berkshire +6 3 £353 -21.66% 1
Surrey -1 3 £475 +171.42%
West Yorkshire -1 3 £263 -17.96% 3
Essex -4 3 £585 -
Leeds -5 3 £263 -17.96% 3
Yorkshire -8 3 £263 -9.48% 6
West Midlands -16 3 £255 +15.90% 1
Liverpool -2 2 £350 -
Merseyside -3 2 £350 -
Manchester -10 2 £319 -1.92% 4
Birmingham - 2 £255 - 1
Leicestershire +9 1 - - 1
Reading +8 1 - - 1
Maidenhead -3 1 £268 -40.55%
Hampshire -16 1 £248 - 2
Hertfordshire -17 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £375 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £300 -
Peterborough - 1 £350 -

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Analysis Services.

1 197 (92.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 191 (89.67%) SQL Server
3 147 (69.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 137 (64.32%) SQL
5 133 (62.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 126 (59.15%) Business Intelligence
7 121 (56.81%) Microsoft
8 113 (53.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 80 (37.56%) Data Warehouse
10 72 (33.80%) MS Excel
11 71 (33.33%) ETL
12 68 (31.92%) T-SQL
13 65 (30.52%) .NET
14 52 (24.41%) MDX
14 52 (24.41%) SQL Server 2012
15 51 (23.94%) Finance
16 47 (22.07%) SharePoint
17 45 (21.13%) C#
18 44 (20.66%) OLAP
18 44 (20.66%) SQL Server 2005
19 34 (15.96%) Performance Tuning
20 33 (15.49%) Data Modelling
21 29 (13.62%) Oracle
21 29 (13.62%) Relational Database
21 29 (13.62%) Dimensional Modelling
22 27 (12.68%) Kimball Methodology
22 27 (12.68%) ASP.NET
22 27 (12.68%) Windows
23 22 (10.33%) Oracle Database
24 20 (9.39%) SharePoint 2010

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Analysis Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (22.07%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (5.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.88%) IIS
5 2 (0.94%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 72 (33.80%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.92%) PowerPivot
3 6 (2.82%) MS Office
3 6 (2.82%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (5.16%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.47%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.04%) SAN
2 4 (1.88%) DMZ
2 4 (1.88%) Firewall
2 4 (1.88%) LDAP
3 1 (0.47%) Broadband
3 1 (0.47%) DHCP
3 1 (0.47%) DNS
3 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (92.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 191 (89.67%) SQL Server
3 147 (69.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 133 (62.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 113 (53.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 80 (37.56%) Data Warehouse
7 52 (24.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 44 (20.66%) OLAP
8 44 (20.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (13.62%) Relational Database
10 22 (10.33%) Oracle Database
11 19 (8.92%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (6.57%) RDBMS
13 11 (5.16%) MySQL
14 10 (4.69%) QlikView
14 10 (4.69%) PerformancePoint
14 10 (4.69%) DB2
15 9 (4.23%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (3.76%) Star Schema
17 7 (3.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (4.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (3.76%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 4 (1.88%) JIRA
4 4 (1.88%) ERwin
5 2 (0.94%) Subversion
5 2 (0.94%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.47%) MorphX
General
1 51 (23.94%) Finance
2 17 (7.98%) Banking
3 8 (3.76%) Retail
4 6 (2.82%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.35%) Billing
5 5 (2.35%) Legal
6 4 (1.88%) Marketing
7 3 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.94%) Front Office
8 2 (0.94%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 130 (61.03%) Developer
2 58 (27.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 48 (22.54%) SQL Developer
4 25 (11.74%) Architect
4 25 (11.74%) DBA
5 24 (11.27%) Analyst
6 19 (8.92%) Business Developer
7 14 (6.57%) SQL DBA
8 13 (6.10%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.63%) SQL Server Developer
10 11 (5.16%) SharePoint Architect
11 10 (4.69%) .NET Developer
12 9 (4.23%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 8 (3.76%) Senior SQL Developer
13 8 (3.76%) Oracle Developer
14 7 (3.29%) SQL Server DBA
14 7 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 7 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
15 6 (2.82%) SQL Server BI Developer
15 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (30.52%) .NET
2 52 (24.41%) MDX
3 27 (12.68%) ASP.NET
4 19 (8.92%) Web Services
5 16 (7.51%) WCF
6 15 (7.04%) jQuery
7 14 (6.57%) .NET Framework
7 14 (6.57%) XML
8 12 (5.63%) CSS
8 12 (5.63%) HTML
9 11 (5.16%) JSON
10 10 (4.69%) HTML5
10 10 (4.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (3.76%) LINQ
11 8 (3.76%) WF
12 4 (1.88%) Silverlight
13 3 (1.41%) WPF
14 2 (0.94%) J2EE
14 2 (0.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.04%) Data Integration
2 14 (6.57%) Replication
3 13 (6.10%) Clustering
4 8 (3.76%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.29%) N-Tier
5 7 (3.29%) NHS
6 6 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.88%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.41%) Economics
9 2 (0.94%) Derivative
9 2 (0.94%) Online Games
9 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.47%) CMDB
10 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.68%) Windows
2 11 (5.16%) Linux
2 11 (5.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (4.23%) UNIX
4 7 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.35%) Solaris
7 3 (1.41%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.94%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (59.15%) Business Intelligence
2 71 (33.33%) ETL
3 34 (15.96%) Performance Tuning
4 33 (15.49%) Data Modelling
5 29 (13.62%) Dimensional Modelling
6 27 (12.68%) Kimball Methodology
7 19 (8.92%) MVC
8 17 (7.98%) Analytics
9 16 (7.51%) Data Transformation
10 13 (6.10%) Migration
10 13 (6.10%) Project Management
11 11 (5.16%) Workflow
11 11 (5.16%) SOA
11 11 (5.16%) CRM
11 11 (5.16%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (4.69%) Change Management
12 10 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (4.69%) Data Management
12 10 (4.69%) Data Analysis
13 9 (4.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 137 (64.32%) SQL
2 68 (31.92%) T-SQL
3 45 (21.13%) C#
4 12 (5.63%) PowerShell
5 10 (4.69%) Perl
6 9 (4.23%) VB.NET
6 9 (4.23%) VBA
6 9 (4.23%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.29%) VB
8 6 (2.82%) VBScript
9 5 (2.35%) XPath
10 4 (1.88%) Korn
11 3 (1.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.41%) C
11 3 (1.41%) Java
12 2 (0.94%) C++
13 1 (0.47%) Delphi
13 1 (0.47%) X++
13 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (7.04%) MCTS
2 15 (7.04%) MCITP
3 11 (5.16%) Degree
4 8 (3.76%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.94%) MCSE
6 2 (0.94%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.47%) MCT
7 1 (0.47%) MCP
7 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.47%) CFA
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.88%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.47%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.47%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.23%) SCOM
2 5 (2.35%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (1.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.88%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 121 (56.81%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.62%) Oracle
3 15 (7.04%) Tableau
4 11 (5.16%) Sybase
5 9 (4.23%) Business Objects
6 7 (3.29%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.82%) BMC
7 6 (2.82%) Teradata
8 5 (2.35%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 5 (2.35%) Remedy
8 5 (2.35%) Veritas
9 4 (1.88%) SAP
9 4 (1.88%) Cognos
9 4 (1.88%) Red Gate
10 3 (1.41%) VMware
10 3 (1.41%) IBM
11 2 (0.94%) CA
11 2 (0.94%) Dell
11 2 (0.94%) NetApp
11 2 (0.94%) Northgate
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