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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 211 196 186
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 604 599 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.17% 1.16% 1.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.29% 5.28% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 430 420
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 £275 £288 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £502 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £15.51 £104.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £104.42
% change year-on-year
- -76.05%

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
11419 11340 11451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.20% 21.90% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7676 7338 6934
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 174 234
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £48.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 572 £400 +3.22% 294
London +4 298 £438 +2.94% 132
City of London +19 74 £475 +18.75% 32
West Midlands 0 52 £371 - 23
South East +8 51 £400 +12.67% 44
Yorkshire -10 47 £361 +11.15% 33
North West -24 39 £350 +9.37% 24
East of England +2 36 £350 -9.67% 14
West Yorkshire -6 33 £360 +11.62% 24
Leeds +3 29 £361 +11.15% 21
South West -15 20 £350 +1.44% 19
Berkshire +9 18 £400 +6.66% 10
Birmingham +2 18 £390 +4.00% 7
East Midlands -10 17 £388 +10.71% 4
Manchester -23 16 £369 +15.31% 16
Cheshire -2 15 £185 -43.07% 3
Scotland +8 14 £345 - 12
Edinburgh -3 12 £340 -15.00% 7
Cambridgeshire +8 11 £425 -2.85% 7
Reading -3 11 £400 +6.66% 5
Surrey -1 10 £385 -3.75% 9
South Wales -18 10 £275 -21.42% 8
Wales -27 10 £275 -21.42% 8
Essex +6 9 £280 -20.00% 2
Bristol -10 9 £363 +3.57% 5
Warrington -2 8 £338 +35.00% 1
Oxfordshire +9 7 £410 +2.50% 9
Merseyside +4 7 £400 - 3
Coventry -4 7 £338 +3.84% 3
Northamptonshire - 7 £415 - 2

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1153 (83.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1099 (79.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1030 (74.69%) SQL Server
4 1026 (74.40%) SQL
5 915 (66.35%) Business Intelligence
6 619 (44.89%) Microsoft
7 574 (41.62%) Data Warehouse
8 551 (39.96%) T-SQL
9 429 (31.11%) ETL
10 341 (24.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 315 (22.84%) Finance
12 300 (21.75%) MDX
13 299 (21.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 278 (20.16%) MS Excel
15 276 (20.01%) Agile Software Development
16 223 (16.17%) C#
17 217 (15.74%) .NET
17 217 (15.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 185 (13.42%) Data Modelling
19 174 (12.62%) OLAP
20 138 (10.01%) Kimball Methodology
21 125 (9.06%) SharePoint
22 124 (8.99%) SQL Server 2014
23 110 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
24 109 (7.90%) Performance Tuning
25 101 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
25 101 (7.32%) Tableau
26 97 (7.03%) Windows
27 91 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
28 89 (6.45%) OLAP Cube

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 125 (9.06%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.32%) IIS
3 19 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 18 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (0.94%) SAS
6 12 (0.87%) Apache Pig
7 10 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.36%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.29%) JBoss
10 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.073%) Confluence
11 1 (0.073%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.073%) Node.js
11 1 (0.073%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.073%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.073%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 278 (20.16%) MS Excel
2 46 (3.34%) MS Office
3 25 (1.81%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.73%) MS Project
6 6 (0.44%) SPSS
7 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.51%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.29%) ResourceLink
6 4 (0.29%) Teamcenter
6 4 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.22%) Misys Opics
7 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.15%) Adaptiv
8 2 (0.15%) FastStats
8 2 (0.15%) SystmOne
9 1 (0.073%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.073%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.073%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 73 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.51%) Office 365
5 5 (0.36%) GitHub
6 3 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.22%) SaaS
7 1 (0.073%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.073%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.073%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.58%) Kerberos
1 8 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (0.44%) SAN
2 6 (0.44%) TCP/IP
2 6 (0.44%) VPN
3 4 (0.29%) DNS
3 4 (0.29%) Internet
4 3 (0.22%) DHCP
4 3 (0.22%) Firewall
4 3 (0.22%) SSL
5 2 (0.15%) SMTP
6 1 (0.073%) Intranet
6 1 (0.073%) LDAP
6 1 (0.073%) Network Security
6 1 (0.073%) SMS
6 1 (0.073%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1153 (83.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1099 (79.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1030 (74.69%) SQL Server
4 574 (41.62%) Data Warehouse
5 341 (24.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 299 (21.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 217 (15.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 174 (12.62%) OLAP
9 124 (8.99%) SQL Server 2014
10 101 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 89 (6.45%) OLAP Cube
12 88 (6.38%) QlikView
13 62 (4.50%) Power BI
14 58 (4.21%) MS Access
15 56 (4.06%) Relational Database
16 42 (3.05%) Big Data
17 40 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
17 40 (2.90%) PerformancePoint
18 36 (2.61%) Oracle Database
19 34 (2.47%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 91 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 63 (4.57%) Visual Studio
3 37 (2.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 19 (1.38%) JIRA
5 18 (1.31%) TeamCity
6 14 (1.02%) Moq
7 13 (0.94%) FitNesse
8 12 (0.87%) Git (software)
8 12 (0.87%) Jenkins
8 12 (0.87%) ReSharper
9 11 (0.80%) Subversion
10 10 (0.73%) SpecFlow
11 9 (0.65%) Selenium
11 9 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (0.44%) eggPlant
13 5 (0.36%) MSTest
13 5 (0.36%) YouTrack
14 4 (0.29%) Mercurial
15 3 (0.22%) ERwin
15 3 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 315 (22.84%) Finance
2 86 (6.24%) Banking
3 77 (5.58%) Advertising
4 37 (2.68%) Retail
5 33 (2.39%) Front Office
6 32 (2.32%) Marketing
7 29 (2.10%) Investment Banking
8 23 (1.67%) Legal
9 17 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 13 (0.94%) Back Office
11 11 (0.80%) Law
12 9 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.58%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.51%) Publishing
15 6 (0.44%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.29%) Billing
16 4 (0.29%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.22%) Electronics
17 3 (0.22%) Retail Banking
18 2 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 919 (66.64%) Developer
2 525 (38.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 414 (30.02%) SQL Developer
4 205 (14.87%) SQL BI Developer
5 169 (12.26%) Business Developer
6 148 (10.73%) Analyst
7 118 (8.56%) DBA
7 118 (8.56%) SQL Server Developer
8 107 (7.76%) SQL DBA
9 86 (6.24%) Architect
10 84 (6.09%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 84 (6.09%) Microsoft Developer
11 75 (5.44%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 73 (5.29%) SQL Analyst
13 72 (5.22%) T-SQL Developer
14 66 (4.79%) Senior Developer
15 65 (4.71%) SQL Server DBA
16 63 (4.57%) Consultant
17 61 (4.42%) ETL Developer
17 61 (4.42%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (21.75%) MDX
2 217 (15.74%) .NET
3 70 (5.08%) XML
4 58 (4.21%) ASP.NET
5 48 (3.48%) HTML
6 38 (2.76%) .NET Framework
7 29 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (2.03%) CSS
9 24 (1.74%) Web Services
10 21 (1.52%) Entity Framework
11 19 (1.38%) WCF
12 17 (1.23%) HTML5
13 16 (1.16%) WPF
14 14 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 14 (1.02%) jQuery
14 14 (1.02%) NHibernate
15 13 (0.94%) Castle Windsor
16 9 (0.65%) AngularJS
16 9 (0.65%) Middleware
17 8 (0.58%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 110 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (5.44%) NHS
3 56 (4.06%) Clustering
4 54 (3.92%) Visualisation
5 47 (3.41%) Replication
6 36 (2.61%) Data Integration
7 25 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.45%) Computer Science
9 17 (1.23%) Statistics
10 15 (1.09%) Mathematics
11 14 (1.02%) Hedge funds
11 14 (1.02%) Reinsurance
12 12 (0.87%) Data Structures
13 11 (0.80%) Data Extraction
13 11 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (0.65%) Credit Risk
14 9 (0.65%) Grid Computing
15 8 (0.58%) Fixed Income
15 8 (0.58%) Market Risk
15 8 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 97 (7.03%) Windows
2 47 (3.41%) Windows Server
3 17 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (0.44%) Linux
6 4 (0.29%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.22%) Unix
8 1 (0.073%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 915 (66.35%) Business Intelligence
2 429 (31.11%) ETL
3 276 (20.01%) Agile Software Development
4 185 (13.42%) Data Modelling
5 138 (10.01%) Kimball Methodology
6 109 (7.90%) Performance Tuning
7 84 (6.09%) Analytics
8 77 (5.58%) Migration
9 69 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
10 66 (4.79%) Scrum
11 60 (4.35%) Data Analysis
12 58 (4.21%) TDD
13 49 (3.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 48 (3.48%) ETL Development
15 44 (3.19%) MVC
16 43 (3.12%) Data Migration
17 42 (3.05%) Continuous Integration
18 41 (2.97%) SDLC
19 39 (2.83%) High Availability
20 36 (2.61%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1026 (74.40%) SQL
2 551 (39.96%) T-SQL
3 223 (16.17%) C#
4 76 (5.51%) PowerShell
5 70 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 58 (4.21%) VBA
7 36 (2.61%) Java
8 33 (2.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 33 (2.39%) VB.NET
9 29 (2.10%) PL/SQL
10 26 (1.89%) VBScript
11 20 (1.45%) VB
12 19 (1.38%) C++
13 10 (0.73%) Python
13 10 (0.73%) R
14 8 (0.58%) COBOL
15 7 (0.51%) X++
16 6 (0.44%) C
17 3 (0.22%) Perl
17 3 (0.22%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 51 (3.70%) Degree
2 33 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (2.32%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.87%) MCSE
6 7 (0.51%) MCDBA
7 6 (0.44%) MCP
7 6 (0.44%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.44%) PMP
8 4 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.29%) MCSA
8 4 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.22%) MCSD
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.15%) ISEB
10 2 (0.15%) MCT
10 2 (0.15%) MCTS
11 1 (0.073%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 26 (1.89%) QA
3 13 (0.94%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.51%) SLA
5 5 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.22%) Basel II
6 3 (0.22%) IAS 39
7 2 (0.15%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.15%) TickIT
8 1 (0.073%) COBIT
8 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.51%) Apache Flume
3 6 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.36%) HDFS
4 5 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.15%) XenApp
6 1 (0.073%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (0.65%) Control-M
3 4 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.22%) Pingdom
4 3 (0.22%) Puppet
5 2 (0.15%) Ambari
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.15%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.073%) Ansible
6 1 (0.073%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.073%) Legato
6 1 (0.073%) MOM
6 1 (0.073%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.073%) SCOM
Vendors
1 619 (44.89%) Microsoft
2 101 (7.32%) Tableau
3 78 (5.66%) Oracle
4 54 (3.92%) Cognos
5 21 (1.52%) SAP
6 19 (1.38%) Red Gate
7 13 (0.94%) Teradata
8 11 (0.80%) VMware
9 6 (0.44%) Informatica
10 5 (0.36%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (0.36%) Sage
11 4 (0.29%) IBM
11 4 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.29%) Siemens
12 3 (0.22%) Citrix
12 3 (0.22%) Civica
12 3 (0.22%) Misys
12 3 (0.22%) OpenLink
12 3 (0.22%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.22%) Sun
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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London
Hays Finance Technology
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Jonathan Garth
Rate: Good Market Rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red10
Rate: £375 - £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Above Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £390 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £50.00 - £1000.00 per day
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Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Wembley, Middlesex
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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City, London
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Rate: £500 per day
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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London
LA International
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
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London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £330.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
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Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
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Bournemouth, Dorset
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