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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Analysis Services
Rank 513 466 456
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 100 119 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.84% 1.02% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 77 86
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£375 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - £21.00

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
11920 11633 11979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.72% 22.38% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7528 7231 6830
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 £270 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 192 331
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £15.85 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

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 18 September 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
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 18 September 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 -53 95 £375 -6.25% 39
London -22 52 £400 -17.69% 21
City of London +20 11 £438 -12.50% 5
South West -28 8 £325 -21.68% 2
South East -13 7 £431 +23.21% 2
East of England -28 7 £388 +10.71% 4
North West -9 6 £338 -10.00% 3
West Midlands -18 4 £255 +15.90% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 4 £375 -
Tyne and Wear -33 4 £375 -
North East -35 4 £375 -
East Midlands +7 3 £369 +22.91% 2
Berkshire +3 3 £353 -21.66% 1
Yorkshire +2 3 £263 -16.66% 3
Merseyside 0 3 £350 -
West Yorkshire -1 3 £263 -17.96% 3
Liverpool -1 3 £350 -
Leeds -1 3 £263 -17.96% 1
Hertfordshire -24 3 £450 +181.25%
Surrey - 3 £475 -
Manchester - 3 £325 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £388 - 2
Peterborough - 3 £388 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £255 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Maidenhead +1 1 £268 -40.55%
Oxfordshire -9 1 £330 +46.66%
Suffolk - 1 £400 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £300 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £375 -

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 193 (91.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 189 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 147 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 138 (65.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 135 (64.29%) SQL
6 117 (55.71%) Business Intelligence
7 115 (54.76%) Microsoft
8 107 (50.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 80 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
10 68 (32.38%) T-SQL
10 68 (32.38%) ETL
11 67 (31.90%) MS Excel
12 66 (31.43%) .NET
13 54 (25.71%) MDX
14 49 (23.33%) Finance
14 49 (23.33%) C#
15 48 (22.86%) OLAP
15 48 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
16 45 (21.43%) SharePoint
17 42 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
18 35 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
19 33 (15.71%) Dimensional Modelling
20 32 (15.24%) Data Modelling
21 30 (14.29%) Oracle
22 28 (13.33%) ASP.NET
22 28 (13.33%) Windows
22 28 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
23 27 (12.86%) Relational Database
24 26 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
25 23 (10.95%) Oracle Database

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 45 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 19 (9.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.43%) IIS
5 2 (0.95%) CMS
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 67 (31.90%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.14%) PowerPivot
3 7 (3.33%) MS Office
4 6 (2.86%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (5.24%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.48%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.19%) SAN
2 4 (1.90%) DMZ
2 4 (1.90%) Firewall
2 4 (1.90%) LDAP
3 1 (0.48%) Broadband
3 1 (0.48%) DHCP
3 1 (0.48%) DNS
3 1 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (91.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 189 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 147 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 138 (65.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 107 (50.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 80 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
7 48 (22.86%) OLAP
7 48 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 42 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (12.86%) Relational Database
10 23 (10.95%) Oracle Database
11 20 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (5.71%) RDBMS
12 12 (5.71%) MySQL
13 11 (5.24%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (4.76%) DB2
14 10 (4.76%) QlikView
15 8 (3.81%) Star Schema
16 7 (3.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (6.19%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (2.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 5 (2.38%) ERwin
4 4 (1.90%) JIRA
5 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.95%) Subversion
5 2 (0.95%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.48%) MorphX
General
1 49 (23.33%) Finance
2 15 (7.14%) Banking
3 8 (3.81%) Retail
4 6 (2.86%) Legal
5 4 (1.90%) Billing
5 4 (1.90%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.90%) Marketing
6 3 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.95%) Front Office
7 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.95%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Back Office
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 130 (61.90%) Developer
2 52 (24.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 50 (23.81%) SQL Developer
4 28 (13.33%) DBA
5 24 (11.43%) Architect
6 20 (9.52%) Analyst
7 17 (8.10%) Business Developer
8 16 (7.62%) SQL DBA
9 15 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
10 13 (6.19%) .NET Developer
11 11 (5.24%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.76%) SharePoint Architect
13 9 (4.29%) Oracle Developer
14 8 (3.81%) Administrator
15 7 (3.33%) Technical Developer
15 7 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
15 7 (3.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
16 6 (2.86%) SQL Server BI Developer
16 6 (2.86%) Senior SQL Developer
16 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (31.43%) .NET
2 54 (25.71%) MDX
3 28 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 20 (9.52%) Web Services
5 16 (7.62%) WCF
6 15 (7.14%) jQuery
7 14 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 14 (6.67%) XML
8 13 (6.19%) CSS
9 12 (5.71%) HTML
10 11 (5.24%) HTML5
11 10 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (4.76%) JSON
12 8 (3.81%) WF
12 8 (3.81%) LINQ
13 4 (1.90%) Silverlight
14 3 (1.43%) WPF
14 3 (1.43%) CSS3
15 2 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.62%) Replication
2 14 (6.67%) Clustering
3 12 (5.71%) Data Integration
4 9 (4.29%) Visualisation
4 9 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.33%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.38%) NHS
6 5 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.95%) Economics
8 2 (0.95%) Online Games
8 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.95%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
9 1 (0.48%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.48%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.33%) Windows
2 13 (6.19%) Linux
3 10 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.81%) UNIX
5 6 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.90%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.90%) Solaris
8 3 (1.43%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (55.71%) Business Intelligence
2 68 (32.38%) ETL
3 35 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 33 (15.71%) Dimensional Modelling
5 32 (15.24%) Data Modelling
6 28 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
7 26 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (10.00%) MVC
9 14 (6.67%) Analytics
10 12 (5.71%) Data Transformation
11 11 (5.24%) Workflow
11 11 (5.24%) Migration
11 11 (5.24%) SOA
11 11 (5.24%) CRM
11 11 (5.24%) Data Analysis
12 10 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (4.76%) Project Management
13 9 (4.29%) Change Management
13 9 (4.29%) Unit Testing
13 9 (4.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 135 (64.29%) SQL
2 68 (32.38%) T-SQL
3 49 (23.33%) C#
4 13 (6.19%) PowerShell
5 10 (4.76%) VBA
6 9 (4.29%) Perl
6 9 (4.29%) VBScript
6 9 (4.29%) VB
6 9 (4.29%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.38%) XPath
9 4 (1.90%) Korn
10 3 (1.43%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.43%) C
10 3 (1.43%) Java
11 2 (0.95%) C++
11 2 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.95%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.48%) Delphi
12 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.67%) MCITP
3 13 (6.19%) MCTS
4 11 (5.24%) Degree
5 5 (2.38%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.43%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.95%) MCP
7 2 (0.95%) MCSE
7 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.48%) MCSD
8 1 (0.48%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.48%) MCT
8 1 (0.48%) CFA
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 14 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.29%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.48%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (0.48%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.48%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 7 (3.33%) SCOM
1 7 (3.33%) Data Guard
1 7 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (1.90%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 115 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.29%) Oracle
3 11 (5.24%) Sybase
3 11 (5.24%) Tableau
4 6 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.86%) Teradata
5 5 (2.38%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 5 (2.38%) BMC
6 4 (1.90%) Cognos
6 4 (1.90%) Veritas
6 4 (1.90%) Red Gate
6 4 (1.90%) Remedy
7 3 (1.43%) VMware
7 3 (1.43%) IBM
7 3 (1.43%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.95%) SAP
8 2 (0.95%) Sun
8 2 (0.95%) CA
8 2 (0.95%) Ab Initio
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