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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 150 200 145
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -55
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 850 570 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.49% 1.04% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.72% 4.88% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 407 505
Average daily rate
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£380 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £278 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 15
Average hourly rate £33.00 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £19.80 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £35.90 £104.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £23.00 £88.75
% change year-on-year
+43.47% -74.08%

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
12658 11687 11165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.26% 21.38% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8266 7232 6823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 185 218
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.99 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -3.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.27 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.31 £67.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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
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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +57 801 £380 -5.00% 291
London +60 407 £450 +5.88% 101
City of London +49 176 £463 +8.82% 43
South East +37 102 £358 +2.14% 55
South West +17 65 £325 -2.98% 34
East of England +16 53 £350 -15.15% 7
Yorkshire 0 48 £325 +2.76% 28
North West -16 46 £344 -3.84% 32
West Midlands +9 44 £354 +14.11% 25
West Yorkshire -1 42 £325 +4.00% 19
Leeds +6 40 £325 +4.00% 12
Berkshire +24 30 £319 -18.26% 22
Essex +15 27 £350 - 4
Bristol +6 26 £325 - 15
Scotland +8 25 £344 -8.33% 3
East Midlands -13 22 £160 -66.31% 6
Cheshire 0 20 £375 +15.38% 8
Hampshire +6 19 £375 -10.17% 10
Surrey +5 19 £325 -7.14% 5
Oxfordshire -12 18 £398 +31.40% 3
Manchester -5 14 £325 -13.33% 16
North East -16 13 £325 +39.78% 1
Chelmsford - 13 £350 -
Nottinghamshire +3 12 £160 - 4
Nottingham -2 11 £160 - 4
Glasgow +13 10 £375 +25.00% 2
Durham - 10 £325 - 1
Darlington - 10 £325 -
Reading +3 9 £350 +7.69% 12
Birmingham -3 9 £500 +66.66% 8

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1359 (86.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1295 (82.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1174 (75.11%) SQL Server
4 1150 (73.58%) SQL
5 1077 (68.91%) Business Intelligence
6 750 (47.98%) Data Warehouse
7 661 (42.29%) Microsoft
8 636 (40.69%) T-SQL
9 506 (32.37%) ETL
10 365 (23.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 358 (22.90%) Finance
12 335 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 291 (18.62%) MDX
14 288 (18.43%) .NET
15 279 (17.85%) Agile Software Development
16 275 (17.59%) MS Excel
17 246 (15.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 235 (15.04%) SharePoint
19 229 (14.65%) OLAP
20 209 (13.37%) Data Modelling
21 195 (12.48%) C#
22 171 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
23 146 (9.34%) Kimball Methodology
24 125 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
24 125 (8.00%) Oracle
25 118 (7.55%) QlikView
26 115 (7.36%) NHS
26 115 (7.36%) Tableau
27 110 (7.04%) Scrum
28 109 (6.97%) Migration

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 235 (15.04%) SharePoint
2 45 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 25 (1.60%) IIS
4 24 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (0.96%) JBoss
6 14 (0.90%) SAS
6 14 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (0.45%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.32%) NServiceBus
10 4 (0.26%) MediaWiki
11 3 (0.19%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.19%) Lync
11 3 (0.19%) Node.js
11 3 (0.19%) LiveLink
12 2 (0.13%) Apache
12 2 (0.13%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.13%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.064%) Drupal
Applications
1 275 (17.59%) MS Excel
2 89 (5.69%) PowerPivot
3 32 (2.05%) MS Office
4 10 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.45%) SPSS
6 6 (0.38%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 24 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.19%) Academy Housing
6 2 (0.13%) arcHouse
6 2 (0.13%) Agresso
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.13%) Sage BI
6 2 (0.13%) Orchard Housing
6 2 (0.13%) Aareon QL
6 2 (0.13%) OPENHousing
6 2 (0.13%) MIS ActiveH
6 2 (0.13%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.064%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.064%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.064%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.064%) Scribe Insight
7 1 (0.064%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.45%) Office 365
4 5 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.26%) SaaS
6 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.064%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.15%) SAN
2 12 (0.77%) Internet
3 7 (0.45%) Firewall
4 5 (0.32%) Intranet
4 5 (0.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.32%) DNS
5 3 (0.19%) WAN
5 3 (0.19%) NAS
6 2 (0.13%) LAN
6 2 (0.13%) PBX
6 2 (0.13%) VoIP
6 2 (0.13%) HTTP
6 2 (0.13%) Wireless
6 2 (0.13%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.064%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.064%) RTP
7 1 (0.064%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.064%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.064%) DHCP
7 1 (0.064%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1359 (86.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1295 (82.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1174 (75.11%) SQL Server
4 750 (47.98%) Data Warehouse
5 365 (23.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 335 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 246 (15.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 229 (14.65%) OLAP
9 118 (7.55%) QlikView
10 108 (6.91%) SQL Server 2005
11 99 (6.33%) OLAP Cube
12 91 (5.82%) Relational Database
13 70 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
14 59 (3.77%) RDBMS
15 56 (3.58%) Microsoft Power View
16 48 (3.07%) DTS
17 47 (3.01%) Oracle Database
18 43 (2.75%) PerformancePoint
19 41 (2.62%) Data Mining
20 40 (2.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 171 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 95 (6.08%) Visual Studio
3 51 (3.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 17 (1.09%) NUnit
4 17 (1.09%) JIRA
5 14 (0.90%) Subversion
5 14 (0.90%) TeamCity
6 13 (0.83%) Jenkins
7 12 (0.77%) ERwin
8 10 (0.64%) JUnit
8 10 (0.64%) Maven
8 10 (0.64%) Cucumber
8 10 (0.64%) Mockito
9 9 (0.58%) ClearCase
9 9 (0.58%) CruiseControl
10 7 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.32%) Selenium
11 5 (0.32%) eggPlant
12 4 (0.26%) Git (software)
13 3 (0.19%) AccuRev
General
1 358 (22.90%) Finance
2 84 (5.37%) Banking
3 73 (4.67%) Retail
4 42 (2.69%) Legal
5 41 (2.62%) Advertising
5 41 (2.62%) Law
6 39 (2.50%) Marketing
7 36 (2.30%) Investment Banking
8 22 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.41%) Back Office
9 17 (1.09%) Front Office
10 15 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.64%) Games
13 9 (0.58%) Publishing
14 8 (0.51%) Electronics
15 6 (0.38%) Automotive
16 4 (0.26%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.26%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1047 (66.99%) Developer
2 497 (31.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 417 (26.68%) SQL Developer
4 196 (12.54%) Analyst
5 150 (9.60%) DBA
6 122 (7.81%) Business Developer
7 117 (7.49%) SQL DBA
8 79 (5.05%) Consultant
9 77 (4.93%) SQL Server Developer
9 77 (4.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 70 (4.48%) Architect
11 63 (4.03%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 63 (4.03%) Microsoft Developer
12 59 (3.77%) Business Analyst
12 59 (3.77%) Senior Developer
13 52 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
13 52 (3.33%) Data Analyst
14 50 (3.20%) Report Developer
15 49 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 39 (2.50%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (18.62%) MDX
2 288 (18.43%) .NET
3 71 (4.54%) ASP.NET
4 60 (3.84%) HTML
5 50 (3.20%) XML
6 48 (3.07%) .NET Framework
7 33 (2.11%) CSS
8 31 (1.98%) Web Services
9 27 (1.73%) jQuery
10 23 (1.47%) WCF
10 23 (1.47%) HTML5
11 12 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (0.77%) WPF
11 12 (0.77%) REST
11 12 (0.77%) JRules
11 12 (0.77%) Middleware
12 11 (0.70%) AngularJS
13 10 (0.64%) Spring
14 7 (0.45%) ODBC
14 7 (0.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 125 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (7.36%) NHS
3 68 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 62 (3.97%) Replication
5 55 (3.52%) Clustering
6 46 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 44 (2.82%) Data Structures
8 34 (2.18%) Data Integration
9 21 (1.34%) Statistics
10 15 (0.96%) Computer Science
11 14 (0.90%) Fixed Income
12 13 (0.83%) Market Risk
13 10 (0.64%) Grid Computing
14 8 (0.51%) DTV
15 7 (0.45%) Credit Risk
15 7 (0.45%) Informatics
15 7 (0.45%) Data Extraction
15 7 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.38%) Mathematics
16 6 (0.38%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 109 (6.97%) Windows
2 33 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (1.34%) UNIX
5 18 (1.15%) Linux
6 16 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (0.26%) AIX
9 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.13%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.13%) Solaris
10 2 (0.13%) Android
11 1 (0.064%) CentOS
11 1 (0.064%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.064%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1077 (68.91%) Business Intelligence
2 506 (32.37%) ETL
3 279 (17.85%) Agile Software Development
4 209 (13.37%) Data Modelling
5 146 (9.34%) Kimball Methodology
6 110 (7.04%) Scrum
7 109 (6.97%) Migration
8 106 (6.78%) Analytics
9 103 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
10 78 (4.99%) ETL Development
11 72 (4.61%) Data Analysis
12 63 (4.03%) SDLC
13 62 (3.97%) CRM
14 59 (3.77%) Data Management
15 56 (3.58%) Project Management
16 54 (3.45%) Dimensional Modelling
17 52 (3.33%) Data Migration
18 51 (3.26%) Change Management
19 46 (2.94%) ITIL
19 46 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1150 (73.58%) SQL
2 636 (40.69%) T-SQL
3 195 (12.48%) C#
4 72 (4.61%) PowerShell
5 55 (3.52%) Java
6 49 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 43 (2.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 39 (2.50%) VBA
9 38 (2.43%) VB
10 29 (1.86%) VB.NET
11 22 (1.41%) X++
12 19 (1.22%) PL/SQL
13 11 (0.70%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.64%) VBScript
14 10 (0.64%) C++
14 10 (0.64%) Perl
14 10 (0.64%) R
15 9 (0.58%) Python
16 8 (0.51%) Korn
16 8 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (3.20%) Security Cleared
3 47 (3.01%) Degree
4 37 (2.37%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.77%) MCTS
6 9 (0.58%) MCSE
7 8 (0.51%) MCSA
8 6 (0.38%) MCITP
9 4 (0.26%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.26%) MCP
9 4 (0.26%) MCSD
9 4 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.19%) CFA
10 3 (0.19%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.24%) Data Quality
2 33 (2.11%) QA
3 17 (1.09%) Solvency II
4 10 (0.64%) SLA
5 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.13%) GAAP
7 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.064%) Basel III
7 1 (0.064%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.064%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 23 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.34%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.58%) GridGain
4 5 (0.32%) HDFS
5 3 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.064%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.064%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (1.02%) Puppet
1 16 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.58%) Control-M
3 6 (0.38%) WSUS
4 4 (0.26%) SCOM
4 4 (0.26%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.19%) LiteSpeed
6 2 (0.13%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.064%) Oozie
7 1 (0.064%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.064%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.064%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 661 (42.29%) Microsoft
2 125 (8.00%) Oracle
3 115 (7.36%) Tableau
4 50 (3.20%) Cognos
5 33 (2.11%) SAP
5 33 (2.11%) VMware
6 23 (1.47%) Sybase
7 19 (1.22%) IBM
8 16 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
9 13 (0.83%) TIBCO
10 12 (0.77%) webMethods
11 11 (0.70%) Red Gate
12 9 (0.58%) Informatica
13 7 (0.45%) Teradata
14 5 (0.32%) Capita
14 5 (0.32%) Netezza
14 5 (0.32%) Nintex
14 5 (0.32%) JD Edwards
15 4 (0.26%) Sage
15 4 (0.26%) CommVault
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