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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 270 175 189
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 481 748 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 1.37% 1.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.06% 5.97% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 558 451
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £38.75 - £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 - £29.75

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
11837 12536 11808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.70% 23.04% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8040 8176 7527
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 170 201
Median hourly rate £32.50 £23.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.30% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.30 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

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 27 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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 -93 455 £400 +6.66% 193
London -96 191 £450 +5.88% 80
South East -52 79 £390 +11.42% 22
City of London -33 47 £450 +2.85% 25
North West -13 37 £413 +22.22% 30
West Midlands -24 37 £400 +20.75% 11
South West -14 34 £343 +4.58% 12
Yorkshire -14 26 £375 +7.14% 18
Berkshire -1 23 £413 +3.12% 5
East of England -6 21 £425 +21.42% 13
Cheshire +1 20 £413 +26.92% 6
East Midlands +8 18 £350 +21.73% 6
Reading +8 16 £413 +10.00% 3
Bristol +6 15 £333 -1.48% 4
Surrey -19 15 £390 -5.45% 5
Wales +12 14 £390 +92.59% 3
Chester - 14 £413 - 4
Birmingham +4 13 £388 +19.23% 2
South Yorkshire +2 13 £400 +38.52% 3
West Sussex -26 12 £365 +7.35% 3
South Wales +10 11 £395 +95.06% 2
Sheffield -9 11 £400 +26.98% 1
Oxfordshire +10 10 £438 +20.68%
Manchester -18 10 £395 +12.85% 20
West Yorkshire -29 10 £363 +3.57% 11
Coventry +4 9 £388 +25.00% 1
Northamptonshire +11 8 £350 -30.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 8 £365 +78.04% 4
Leeds -14 8 £363 +7.40% 9
Milton Keynes +9 7 £355 - 3

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 938 (85.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 909 (82.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 828 (75.27%) SQL Server
4 797 (72.45%) SQL
5 768 (69.82%) Business Intelligence
6 536 (48.73%) Microsoft
7 459 (41.73%) T-SQL
8 399 (36.27%) Data Warehouse
9 313 (28.45%) ETL
10 246 (22.36%) Finance
11 233 (21.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 221 (20.09%) MS Excel
13 217 (19.73%) SQL Server 2012
14 207 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
15 199 (18.09%) C#
16 192 (17.45%) .NET
17 185 (16.82%) MDX
18 163 (14.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 144 (13.09%) Data Modelling
20 142 (12.91%) SQL Server 2014
21 121 (11.00%) OLAP
22 119 (10.82%) Kimball Methodology
23 112 (10.18%) Performance Tuning
24 98 (8.91%) Windows
25 95 (8.64%) QlikView
26 94 (8.55%) Tableau
27 91 (8.27%) Banking
28 90 (8.18%) SharePoint
29 89 (8.09%) Migration
30 84 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure

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 90 (8.18%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.64%) IIS
3 15 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (0.73%) Apache Pig
7 7 (0.64%) SAS
8 4 (0.36%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.36%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.27%) Apache
9 3 (0.27%) Confluence
9 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.27%) JBoss
10 2 (0.18%) Documentum
10 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.091%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.091%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.091%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.091%) Umbraco
Applications
1 221 (20.09%) MS Excel
2 45 (4.09%) MS Office
3 22 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.82%) MS Project
6 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.18%) SPSS
7 1 (0.091%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 20 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.45%) SimCorp Dimension
5 4 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.27%) Misys Opics
6 3 (0.27%) SystmOne
7 2 (0.18%) Maximo
7 2 (0.18%) Sage 1000
7 2 (0.18%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.091%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.091%) Radian6
8 1 (0.091%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.091%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.091%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.091%) Sonata
8 1 (0.091%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.091%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 84 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.64%) SaaS
4 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.36%) Office 365
6 3 (0.27%) GitHub
7 2 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.091%) AdWords
8 1 (0.091%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.091%) IaaS
8 1 (0.091%) PaaS
8 1 (0.091%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.73%) SAN
2 9 (0.82%) Kerberos
3 8 (0.73%) DNS
3 8 (0.73%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (0.64%) Internet
4 7 (0.64%) Network Security
5 6 (0.55%) VPN
6 5 (0.45%) Firewall
7 3 (0.27%) NAS
8 2 (0.18%) DHCP
8 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.091%) LDAP
9 1 (0.091%) SMTP
9 1 (0.091%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 938 (85.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 909 (82.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 828 (75.27%) SQL Server
4 399 (36.27%) Data Warehouse
5 233 (21.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 217 (19.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 163 (14.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 142 (12.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 121 (11.00%) OLAP
10 95 (8.64%) QlikView
11 81 (7.36%) Power BI
12 77 (7.00%) OLAP Cube
13 63 (5.73%) SQL Server 2005
14 58 (5.27%) Big Data
15 52 (4.73%) Relational Database
16 38 (3.45%) MS Access
17 33 (3.00%) Data Mart
18 31 (2.82%) Data Mining
19 30 (2.73%) Oracle Database
19 30 (2.73%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 76 (6.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 36 (3.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 29 (2.64%) Jenkins
5 15 (1.36%) JIRA
6 14 (1.27%) Subversion
6 14 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
7 13 (1.18%) Moq
7 13 (1.18%) TeamCity
8 9 (0.82%) FitNesse
8 9 (0.82%) Git (software)
8 9 (0.82%) ReSharper
8 9 (0.82%) SpecFlow
9 7 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.36%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.36%) ERwin
11 3 (0.27%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.27%) MorphX
11 3 (0.27%) YouTrack
12 2 (0.18%) Selenium
General
1 246 (22.36%) Finance
2 91 (8.27%) Banking
3 62 (5.64%) Advertising
4 25 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 25 (2.27%) Retail
5 23 (2.09%) Marketing
6 21 (1.91%) Front Office
7 17 (1.55%) Law
7 17 (1.55%) Legal
8 14 (1.27%) Back Office
9 10 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.55%) Billing
12 4 (0.36%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.27%) French Language
13 3 (0.27%) German Language
13 3 (0.27%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.27%) Publishing
13 3 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 749 (68.09%) Developer
2 403 (36.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 324 (29.45%) SQL Developer
4 213 (19.36%) SSIS Developer
5 179 (16.27%) SSAS Developer
6 178 (16.18%) SSRS Developer
7 129 (11.73%) SQL BI Developer
8 128 (11.64%) DBA
9 124 (11.27%) Business Developer
10 113 (10.27%) SQL DBA
11 105 (9.55%) SQL Server Developer
12 95 (8.64%) Analyst
13 62 (5.64%) Microsoft Developer
13 62 (5.64%) T-SQL Developer
14 61 (5.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 58 (5.27%) SQL Server DBA
16 54 (4.91%) Architect
16 54 (4.91%) Microsoft BI Developer
17 50 (4.55%) Administrator
17 50 (4.55%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (17.45%) .NET
2 185 (16.82%) MDX
3 58 (5.27%) XML
4 53 (4.82%) ASP.NET
5 33 (3.00%) .NET Framework
6 32 (2.91%) HTML
7 31 (2.82%) Web Services
8 25 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (2.27%) jQuery
9 24 (2.18%) WCF
10 23 (2.09%) Entity Framework
11 18 (1.64%) CSS
12 15 (1.36%) ADO.NET
12 15 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 13 (1.18%) Castle Windsor
13 13 (1.18%) NHibernate
14 12 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (1.09%) Unity DI Container
15 11 (1.00%) WPF
16 10 (0.91%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (6.27%) Visualisation
3 51 (4.64%) NHS
4 39 (3.55%) Clustering
5 36 (3.27%) Data Integration
5 36 (3.27%) Replication
6 24 (2.18%) Computer Science
7 20 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.27%) Statistics
9 13 (1.18%) Hedge funds
10 10 (0.91%) Data Structures
10 10 (0.91%) Digital Media
11 9 (0.82%) Derivative
11 9 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (0.73%) FMCG
13 7 (0.64%) Credit Derivative
13 7 (0.64%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.64%) Reference Data
14 6 (0.55%) Credit Risk
14 6 (0.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 98 (8.91%) Windows
2 35 (3.18%) Windows Server
3 28 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (2.45%) Linux
5 10 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.45%) Unix
8 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 768 (69.82%) Business Intelligence
2 313 (28.45%) ETL
3 207 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (13.09%) Data Modelling
5 119 (10.82%) Kimball Methodology
6 112 (10.18%) Performance Tuning
7 89 (8.09%) Migration
8 80 (7.27%) Dimensional Modelling
9 78 (7.09%) Analytics
10 56 (5.09%) Scrum
11 52 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
12 51 (4.64%) Data Migration
13 50 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 48 (4.36%) Data Analysis
14 48 (4.36%) MVC
15 45 (4.09%) High Availability
16 44 (4.00%) Data Visualisation
17 38 (3.45%) Unit Testing
18 37 (3.36%) Data Management
18 37 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 797 (72.45%) SQL
2 459 (41.73%) T-SQL
3 199 (18.09%) C#
4 67 (6.09%) PowerShell
5 56 (5.09%) VBA
6 50 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 41 (3.73%) Java
8 30 (2.73%) VBScript
9 26 (2.36%) VB
10 24 (2.18%) VB.NET
11 20 (1.82%) C++
12 16 (1.45%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.45%) Python
13 14 (1.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 14 (1.27%) R
14 10 (0.91%) X++
15 9 (0.82%) PHP
16 8 (0.73%) C
17 7 (0.64%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (4.09%) Degree
2 36 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (2.36%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.36%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.00%) MCSE
5 11 (1.00%) MCTS
6 9 (0.82%) MCDBA
7 7 (0.64%) MCITP
8 6 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.45%) MCP
9 5 (0.45%) MCSD
10 4 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.36%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.27%) MCAD
11 3 (0.27%) MCPD
12 2 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 1 (0.091%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.091%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.36%) Data Quality
2 22 (2.00%) QA
3 12 (1.09%) Solvency II
4 8 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (0.55%) SLA
6 3 (0.27%) Basel II
6 3 (0.27%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.091%) GAAP
7 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.091%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.64%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.18%) Docker
5 2 (0.18%) GridGain
5 2 (0.18%) HDFS
5 2 (0.18%) XenApp
6 1 (0.091%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (1.18%) SCOM
2 8 (0.73%) Control-M
3 6 (0.55%) Ambari
4 5 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (0.36%) SCCM
5 4 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.091%) Ansible
6 1 (0.091%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.091%) Legato
6 1 (0.091%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.091%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.091%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.091%) Puppet
Vendors
1 536 (48.73%) Microsoft
2 94 (8.55%) Tableau
3 70 (6.36%) Oracle
4 35 (3.18%) Cognos
5 19 (1.73%) SAP
5 19 (1.73%) Vertica
6 14 (1.27%) RedGate
6 14 (1.27%) Talend
7 13 (1.18%) VMware
8 10 (0.91%) Teradata
9 8 (0.73%) Informatica
10 5 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.45%) SimCorp
10 5 (0.45%) Sybase
11 4 (0.36%) IBM
11 4 (0.36%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (0.36%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.27%) OpenLink
12 3 (0.27%) Remedy
12 3 (0.27%) Sun
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