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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 235 192 215
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 519 695 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.05% 1.26% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.68% 5.44% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 565 432
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Median hourly rate £40.13 - £36.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 - £19.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £51.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.13 - £45.50

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
11100 12774 12230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.44% 23.07% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7357 8534 8097
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 193 187
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.75 £43.95 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 4 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
England -47 500 £400 - 150
London -95 199 £450 - 63
North West +8 53 £348 -0.71% 19
South East +10 51 £400 +14.28% 18
West Midlands -11 51 £413 +10.00% 8
Yorkshire +28 48 £349 -5.35% 17
City of London -39 43 £450 -2.70% 14
South West +26 40 £370 +13.84% 10
West Yorkshire +19 36 £345 -8.00% 10
Leeds +23 31 £350 -5.08% 8
Manchester +4 24 £338 - 11
East Midlands -2 22 £375 -6.25% 4
Coventry 0 20 £425 +25.77% 1
East of England -13 20 £400 -5.88% 11
North East -19 17 £388 +14.81%
Cheshire +22 16 £373 +6.42% 4
Berkshire +3 14 £400 +18.51% 3
Birmingham -17 14 £425 -5.55% 2
Hampshire +35 12 £410 +67.34% 3
Northamptonshire -3 12 £438 -2.77% 2
Scotland +15 11 £363 -3.33% 2
South Yorkshire -4 10 £350 -9.80% 2
Durham +11 8 £381 +1.66%
Bristol -2 8 £325 -1.88% 5
Tyne and Wear -32 8 £425 +30.76%
Lancashire +4 7 £360 -2.04% 2
Warrington +3 7 £538 +53.57% 2
Wiltshire +1 7 £385 -2.53% 1
Northampton -2 7 £500 +11.11% 1
Staffordshire -2 7 £325 -7.14% 1

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 930 (88.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 877 (83.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 806 (76.33%) SQL Server
4 776 (73.48%) SQL
5 695 (65.81%) Business Intelligence
6 534 (50.57%) Data Warehouse
7 523 (49.53%) Microsoft
8 407 (38.54%) ETL
9 401 (37.97%) T-SQL
10 269 (25.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 242 (22.92%) Finance
12 213 (20.17%) MS Excel
13 171 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
13 171 (16.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 168 (15.91%) .NET
15 158 (14.96%) C#
16 156 (14.77%) SQL Server 2014
17 155 (14.68%) Kimball Methodology
18 150 (14.20%) MDX
19 138 (13.07%) Power BI
20 126 (11.93%) OLAP
21 125 (11.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 122 (11.55%) Data Modelling
23 115 (10.89%) Team Foundation Server
24 110 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
25 101 (9.56%) Oracle
26 99 (9.38%) SharePoint
27 96 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
28 94 (8.90%) Banking
29 89 (8.43%) Analytics

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills 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 99 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.52%) IIS
2 16 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (1.33%) Apache Pig
4 13 (1.23%) SAS
5 11 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (0.95%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.76%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.47%) JBoss
9 4 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.28%) Documentum
10 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.28%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.19%) Apache
11 2 (0.19%) Confluence
11 2 (0.19%) Drupal
11 2 (0.19%) Mule
11 2 (0.19%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.095%) TPMS
Applications
1 213 (20.17%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.46%) MS Office
3 15 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.47%) SPSS
6 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.19%) Mingle
7 2 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 33 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.19%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.19%) SystmOne
7 1 (0.095%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.095%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.095%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.095%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.095%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.095%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 63 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.23%) Boomi
3 11 (1.04%) IaaS
3 11 (1.04%) PaaS
4 8 (0.76%) Data Lake Analytics
5 7 (0.66%) Office 365
6 4 (0.38%) SaaS
7 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.095%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.095%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.095%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.23%) SAN
2 5 (0.47%) Internet
3 4 (0.38%) DMZ
4 3 (0.28%) Firewall
5 2 (0.19%) Intranet
5 2 (0.19%) Network Security
6 1 (0.095%) FTP
6 1 (0.095%) NAS
6 1 (0.095%) Skype
6 1 (0.095%) SSL
6 1 (0.095%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 930 (88.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 877 (83.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 806 (76.33%) SQL Server
4 534 (50.57%) Data Warehouse
5 269 (25.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 171 (16.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 156 (14.77%) SQL Server 2014
8 138 (13.07%) Power BI
9 126 (11.93%) OLAP
10 125 (11.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 85 (8.05%) QlikView
12 60 (5.68%) Relational Database
13 59 (5.59%) Big Data
14 55 (5.21%) SQL Server 2016
15 54 (5.11%) OLAP Cube
16 42 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
17 38 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
18 35 (3.31%) PowerPivot
19 34 (3.22%) Hadoop
20 29 (2.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 115 (10.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 75 (7.10%) Visual Studio
3 25 (2.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 18 (1.70%) Subversion
5 14 (1.33%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
8 7 (0.66%) JIRA
9 5 (0.47%) MorphX
10 4 (0.38%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.38%) NUnit
11 3 (0.28%) Maven
11 3 (0.28%) Moq
11 3 (0.28%) ProC
12 2 (0.19%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.19%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.19%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.19%) JUnit
12 2 (0.19%) Mockito
12 2 (0.19%) PowerDesigner
General
1 242 (22.92%) Finance
2 94 (8.90%) Banking
3 69 (6.53%) Advertising
4 50 (4.73%) Retail
5 24 (2.27%) Investment Banking
6 20 (1.89%) Marketing
7 17 (1.61%) Financial Institution
7 17 (1.61%) Retail Banking
8 13 (1.23%) Legal
9 12 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
10 9 (0.85%) Back Office
11 8 (0.76%) Law
12 7 (0.66%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.57%) Billing
14 4 (0.38%) Front Office
15 3 (0.28%) Games
15 3 (0.28%) Telecoms
16 2 (0.19%) Local Government
16 2 (0.19%) Publishing
17 1 (0.095%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 675 (63.92%) Developer
2 295 (27.94%) SQL Developer
3 287 (27.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 166 (15.72%) SSIS Developer
5 143 (13.54%) SSAS Developer
6 123 (11.65%) SSRS Developer
7 119 (11.27%) Analyst
8 98 (9.28%) SQL BI Developer
9 94 (8.90%) DBA
10 83 (7.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 80 (7.58%) SQL DBA
12 75 (7.10%) Business Developer
13 72 (6.82%) SQL Server Developer
14 71 (6.72%) ETL Developer
15 68 (6.44%) Architect
16 59 (5.59%) Consultant
17 51 (4.83%) Microsoft Developer
17 51 (4.83%) Senior Developer
18 47 (4.45%) Microsoft BI Developer
19 44 (4.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (15.91%) .NET
2 150 (14.20%) MDX
3 34 (3.22%) ASP.NET
4 31 (2.94%) Entity Framework
4 31 (2.94%) Web Services
4 31 (2.94%) XML
5 29 (2.75%) .NET Framework
5 29 (2.75%) HTML
5 29 (2.75%) jQuery
6 25 (2.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 22 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 21 (1.99%) Razor View Engine
8 21 (1.99%) Unity DI Container
9 16 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (1.52%) WCF
10 12 (1.14%) HTML5
11 10 (0.95%) IBM Integration Bus
11 10 (0.95%) Middleware
11 10 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (0.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 110 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (6.63%) Visualisation
3 43 (4.07%) NHS
4 41 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 36 (3.41%) Clustering
6 31 (2.94%) Replication
7 25 (2.37%) Inversion of Control
8 24 (2.27%) Data Integration
9 19 (1.80%) Computer Science
10 13 (1.23%) Data Extraction
11 12 (1.14%) Equities
11 12 (1.14%) Fixed Income
12 9 (0.85%) Data Centre
13 8 (0.76%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.76%) Informatics
14 7 (0.66%) Credit Risk
14 7 (0.66%) Mathematics
15 6 (0.57%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.57%) User Experience
16 5 (0.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 75 (7.10%) Windows
2 33 (3.13%) Linux
3 23 (2.18%) Windows Server
4 20 (1.89%) Unix
5 17 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.47%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.095%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 695 (65.81%) Business Intelligence
2 407 (38.54%) ETL
3 171 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (14.68%) Kimball Methodology
5 122 (11.55%) Data Modelling
6 96 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 89 (8.43%) Analytics
8 84 (7.95%) Migration
9 75 (7.10%) Data Analysis
10 60 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 57 (5.40%) Data Management
12 56 (5.30%) ETL Development
13 46 (4.36%) Dimensional Modelling
14 44 (4.17%) MVC
14 44 (4.17%) Scrum
15 43 (4.07%) Data Visualisation
16 41 (3.88%) SDLC
17 40 (3.79%) CRM
17 40 (3.79%) Data Migration
17 40 (3.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 776 (73.48%) SQL
2 401 (37.97%) T-SQL
3 158 (14.96%) C#
4 51 (4.83%) VBA
5 48 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 34 (3.22%) Java
7 33 (3.13%) JavaScript
8 27 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 26 (2.46%) VB
10 24 (2.27%) Shell Script
11 22 (2.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 17 (1.61%) VB.NET
13 15 (1.42%) Python
14 12 (1.14%) Perl
14 12 (1.14%) Scala
15 10 (0.95%) C
15 10 (0.95%) PHP
16 7 (0.66%) R
17 6 (0.57%) VBScript
17 6 (0.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 63 (5.97%) Degree
2 40 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.18%) MCSE
3 23 (2.18%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.14%) MCSA
5 9 (0.85%) MCITP
6 8 (0.76%) MCSD
7 7 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.66%) MCTS
8 5 (0.47%) CCNA
8 5 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.47%) MCDBA
8 5 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.47%) PMP
9 4 (0.38%) HNC
9 4 (0.38%) HND
10 3 (0.28%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.31%) Data Quality
2 24 (2.27%) QA
3 11 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.38%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.28%) MiFID
6 1 (0.095%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.095%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.28%) Docker
7 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.19%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.095%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 10 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (0.57%) Data Guard
3 6 (0.57%) SCOM
4 5 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.19%) Ansible
7 2 (0.19%) CloudHub
7 2 (0.19%) SCCM
8 1 (0.095%) Puppet
8 1 (0.095%) Simpana
8 1 (0.095%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 523 (49.53%) Microsoft
2 101 (9.56%) Oracle
3 77 (7.29%) Tableau
4 27 (2.56%) Cognos
5 23 (2.18%) VMware
6 21 (1.99%) SAP
7 17 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
8 15 (1.42%) Informatica
9 14 (1.33%) Teradata
10 13 (1.23%) Dell
11 12 (1.14%) Cloudera
11 12 (1.14%) Hortonworks
11 12 (1.14%) Vertica
12 10 (0.95%) Serena
13 9 (0.85%) GoldenSource
13 9 (0.85%) IBM
13 9 (0.85%) IFS
14 8 (0.76%) Talend
15 7 (0.66%) RedGate
16 6 (0.57%) Citrix
Cheshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley
Rate: £420 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £440 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley
Foresight Solutions
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
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Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
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London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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City, London
Experis Ltd
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Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Rate: From £300 to £300 per day
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City, London
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day
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Birmingham
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Bristol
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