The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 165 181 169
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 745 617 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.39% 1.18% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.26% 5.54% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 450 406
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 16
Average hourly rate £33.50 £29.75 £26.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.60% +13.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £23.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £39.65 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £29.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.60% -0.83%

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
11892 11138 9759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.19% 21.30% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7823 7060 5856
Average daily rate £400 £397 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 178 215
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +14.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £14.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.69% +8.33%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Server 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 SQL Server Analysis Services within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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 +7 707 £375 -6.25% 377
London +7 340 £425 +1.19% 118
City of London +19 130 £438 +2.94% 46
South East +50 115 £350 +7.69% 89
Yorkshire +14 51 £350 +20.68% 30
West Midlands -12 49 £325 +3.17% 28
West Yorkshire +14 41 £350 +20.68% 14
South West 0 41 £330 -1.49% 31
North West 0 39 £338 -15.62% 48
East of England -6 35 £350 -17.64% 15
Hampshire +13 24 £358 +19.16% 29
Leeds +6 24 £331 +9.95% 12
East Midlands -5 24 £275 -8.33% 15
Surrey +22 23 £325 -10.34% 10
Scotland -3 19 £313 -10.71% 10
Berkshire +7 17 £400 - 25
Nottinghamshire - 15 £160 - 3
West Sussex -3 14 £340 -9.33% 8
Wales +2 13 £252 -16.08% 4
North East -4 13 £325 +62.50%
Manchester -6 13 £350 -22.22% 26
Bradford - 13 £350 - 2
Essex +8 12 £350 -11.11% 4
Birmingham -10 12 £325 - 8
Nottingham - 12 £230 - 2
Buckinghamshire +7 11 £218 -27.50% 4
Durham - 11 £325 -
West Wales - 11 £301 - 1
Swansea - 11 £301 - 1
Cheshire -2 10 £325 -23.52% 10

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1151 (86.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1101 (82.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1046 (78.77%) SQL Server
4 993 (74.77%) SQL
5 870 (65.51%) Business Intelligence
6 560 (42.17%) Data Warehouse
7 541 (40.74%) Microsoft
8 494 (37.20%) T-SQL
9 435 (32.76%) ETL
10 322 (24.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 298 (22.44%) Finance
12 268 (20.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 236 (17.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 236 (17.77%) MDX
14 229 (17.24%) MS Excel
15 221 (16.64%) OLAP
16 219 (16.49%) .NET
17 213 (16.04%) SharePoint
18 193 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
19 186 (14.01%) Data Modelling
20 145 (10.92%) C#
21 132 (9.94%) Team Foundation Server
22 120 (9.04%) Oracle
23 118 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
24 109 (8.21%) NHS
25 108 (8.13%) QlikView
26 101 (7.61%) Kimball Methodology
27 99 (7.45%) Migration
28 97 (7.30%) Tableau
28 97 (7.30%) OLAP Cube

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 213 (16.04%) SharePoint
2 38 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 24 (1.81%) IIS
4 23 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 17 (1.28%) SAS
5 17 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (0.60%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.30%) JBoss
8 4 (0.30%) MediaWiki
9 3 (0.23%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.23%) Apache
10 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.15%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.15%) Node.js
11 1 (0.075%) Lync
11 1 (0.075%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.075%) CMS
Applications
1 229 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 84 (6.33%) PowerPivot
3 30 (2.26%) MS Office
4 14 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.53%) SPSS
6 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 58 (4.37%) Dynamics AX
2 30 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.30%) ResourceLink
6 3 (0.23%) Academy Housing
7 2 (0.15%) arcHouse
7 2 (0.15%) Primavera
7 2 (0.15%) Orchard Housing
7 2 (0.15%) Aareon QL
7 2 (0.15%) OPENHousing
7 2 (0.15%) MIS ActiveH
7 2 (0.15%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.075%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.075%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.075%) Advent Geneva
8 1 (0.075%) Scribe Insight
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle Utilities
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.30%) Office 365
4 3 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.075%) GitHub
6 1 (0.075%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.43%) SAN
2 14 (1.05%) Internet
3 7 (0.53%) Firewall
4 3 (0.23%) NAS
4 3 (0.23%) WAN
4 3 (0.23%) Intranet
5 2 (0.15%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.15%) LAN
5 2 (0.15%) PBX
5 2 (0.15%) VoIP
5 2 (0.15%) HTTP
5 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.15%) DNS
6 1 (0.075%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.075%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.075%) DHCP
6 1 (0.075%) LDAP
6 1 (0.075%) RTP
6 1 (0.075%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.075%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1151 (86.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1101 (82.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1046 (78.77%) SQL Server
4 560 (42.17%) Data Warehouse
5 322 (24.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 268 (20.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 236 (17.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 221 (16.64%) OLAP
9 108 (8.13%) QlikView
10 97 (7.30%) OLAP Cube
11 82 (6.17%) Relational Database
12 71 (5.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 52 (3.92%) RDBMS
14 50 (3.77%) Microsoft Power View
15 49 (3.69%) PerformancePoint
16 47 (3.54%) Oracle Database
17 41 (3.09%) MS Access
18 34 (2.56%) Data Mining
19 29 (2.18%) Spotfire
20 26 (1.96%) DTS
Development Applications
1 132 (9.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 68 (5.12%) Visual Studio
3 44 (3.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 17 (1.28%) JIRA
5 9 (0.68%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.60%) ERwin
6 8 (0.60%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.30%) JMeter
8 3 (0.23%) AccuRev
8 3 (0.23%) MorphX
8 3 (0.23%) Subversion
9 2 (0.15%) NUnit
9 2 (0.15%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.15%) Toad
9 2 (0.15%) Grunt
9 2 (0.15%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.15%) MSTest
9 2 (0.15%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.075%) Mocha
10 1 (0.075%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 298 (22.44%) Finance
2 68 (5.12%) Banking
3 67 (5.05%) Retail
4 33 (2.48%) Legal
5 28 (2.11%) Marketing
6 27 (2.03%) Advertising
7 25 (1.88%) Law
8 24 (1.81%) Telecoms
9 22 (1.66%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.05%) Front Office
11 13 (0.98%) Back Office
12 9 (0.68%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.60%) Games
13 8 (0.60%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.53%) Electronics
15 6 (0.45%) Publishing
16 4 (0.30%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.23%) Spanish Language
18 2 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 869 (65.44%) Developer
2 398 (29.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 377 (28.39%) SQL Developer
4 182 (13.70%) Analyst
5 132 (9.94%) DBA
6 106 (7.98%) Business Developer
7 103 (7.76%) SQL DBA
8 78 (5.87%) Consultant
9 72 (5.42%) Architect
10 70 (5.27%) Microsoft Developer
11 69 (5.20%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 61 (4.59%) SQL Server Developer
13 51 (3.84%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 49 (3.69%) Data Analyst
15 48 (3.61%) Business Analyst
15 48 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 47 (3.54%) SQL Server DBA
17 32 (2.41%) .NET Developer
18 31 (2.33%) ETL Developer
18 31 (2.33%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (17.77%) MDX
2 219 (16.49%) .NET
3 63 (4.74%) ASP.NET
4 54 (4.07%) HTML
5 45 (3.39%) XML
6 35 (2.64%) .NET Framework
7 32 (2.41%) CSS
8 29 (2.18%) Web Services
9 23 (1.73%) WCF
10 20 (1.51%) jQuery
11 13 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (0.90%) HTML5
13 11 (0.83%) REST
14 9 (0.68%) CSS3
14 9 (0.68%) WPF
15 8 (0.60%) JRules
15 8 (0.60%) Middleware
15 8 (0.60%) SOAP
15 8 (0.60%) XSL
16 7 (0.53%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 118 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (8.21%) NHS
3 70 (5.27%) Visualisation
4 60 (4.52%) Replication
5 47 (3.54%) Clustering
6 41 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 40 (3.01%) Data Structures
8 31 (2.33%) Data Integration
9 14 (1.05%) Statistics
10 12 (0.90%) Computer Science
11 11 (0.83%) Data Extraction
11 11 (0.83%) Fixed Income
12 9 (0.68%) Credit Risk
13 7 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.53%) User Experience
13 7 (0.53%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.53%) DTV
13 7 (0.53%) Mathematics
14 6 (0.45%) Informatics
15 5 (0.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 87 (6.55%) Windows
2 32 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (1.51%) UNIX
5 16 (1.20%) Linux
6 12 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (0.38%) AIX
8 3 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.15%) Solaris
9 2 (0.15%) Android
9 2 (0.15%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.075%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.075%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 870 (65.51%) Business Intelligence
2 435 (32.76%) ETL
3 193 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
4 186 (14.01%) Data Modelling
5 101 (7.61%) Kimball Methodology
6 99 (7.45%) Migration
7 84 (6.33%) Analytics
8 82 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
9 74 (5.57%) Data Analysis
10 65 (4.89%) Scrum
11 60 (4.52%) CRM
12 50 (3.77%) Data Management
13 49 (3.69%) Dimensional Modelling
13 49 (3.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 48 (3.61%) Project Management
15 47 (3.54%) Data Migration
16 34 (2.56%) ITIL
16 34 (2.56%) E-Commerce
17 33 (2.48%) Change Management
17 33 (2.48%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 993 (74.77%) SQL
2 494 (37.20%) T-SQL
3 145 (10.92%) C#
4 58 (4.37%) PowerShell
5 50 (3.77%) VBA
6 41 (3.09%) JavaScript
7 36 (2.71%) Java
8 32 (2.41%) VB
9 29 (2.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 22 (1.66%) X++
11 21 (1.58%) VB.NET
12 18 (1.36%) PL/SQL
13 13 (0.98%) R
14 10 (0.75%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.75%) C
14 10 (0.75%) Perl
15 9 (0.68%) Python
15 9 (0.68%) VBScript
15 9 (0.68%) Korn
16 6 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 53 (3.99%) Security Cleared
2 45 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 41 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (3.01%) Degree
5 12 (0.90%) MCTS
6 8 (0.60%) MCITP
6 8 (0.60%) MCSE
6 8 (0.60%) MCSA
7 4 (0.30%) MCP
8 3 (0.23%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.23%) PMP
8 3 (0.23%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.15%) CCNA
9 2 (0.15%) MCSD
9 2 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.15%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.075%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.26%) Data Quality
2 16 (1.20%) QA
3 12 (0.90%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.53%) SLA
5 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.15%) GAAP
6 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.075%) FATCA
7 1 (0.075%) Basel III
7 1 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.23%) HDFS
3 3 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.23%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (0.075%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.075%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.075%) GridGain
4 1 (0.075%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 12 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (0.90%) Puppet
2 7 (0.53%) SCOM
2 7 (0.53%) Control-M
3 6 (0.45%) WSUS
4 5 (0.38%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.15%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
5 2 (0.15%) SCCM
5 2 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.075%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.075%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.075%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 541 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 120 (9.04%) Oracle
3 97 (7.30%) Tableau
4 59 (4.44%) Business Objects
5 46 (3.46%) Cognos
6 27 (2.03%) SAP
6 27 (2.03%) VMware
7 22 (1.66%) Sybase
8 20 (1.51%) IBM
9 16 (1.20%) TIBCO
10 14 (1.05%) Teradata
11 10 (0.75%) Informatica
12 9 (0.68%) Netezza
13 8 (0.60%) webMethods
14 7 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
15 6 (0.45%) JD Edwards
15 6 (0.45%) DevExpress
15 6 (0.45%) Syncfusion
16 5 (0.38%) Red Gate
16 5 (0.38%) Ab Initio
Essex
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
LA International
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City, London
Red10
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Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300-350 Daily
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
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London
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Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
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