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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 275 157 205
Rank change year-on-year
-118 +48
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 488 825 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 1.47% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.16% 6.25% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 625 454
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 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £348
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% +3.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+17.42% +3.93%

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
11725 13193 11967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.86% 23.51% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7921 8615 7475
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 192 201
Median hourly rate £31.95 £27.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.18% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.84 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -8.33%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -96 462 £400 +6.66% 121
London -94 207 £438 +2.94% 42
South East -32 71 £389 +3.66% 20
City of London -46 41 £450 - 19
Yorkshire -6 37 £375 +13.63% 13
North West -17 37 £413 +24.52% 12
South West -17 29 £348 +6.92% 12
West Midlands -32 29 £378 +16.15% 14
East of England +1 25 £400 +14.28% 3
South Yorkshire +19 24 £375 +23.96% 1
Cheshire +1 21 £413 +26.92% 2
Sheffield +7 20 £375 +19.04%
Berkshire -7 17 £400 +6.66% 2
East Midlands -9 17 £350 +21.73% 4
Chester +5 15 £413 +47.84%
West Sussex -11 14 £375 +11.11% 4
Bristol +8 13 £340 +2.64% 5
Birmingham -2 13 £375 +15.38% 3
Surrey -13 13 £390 -4.87% 2
Manchester -1 12 £400 +14.28% 6
Wales +13 11 £394 +30.81% 5
Oxfordshire +6 10 £388 +1.97% 1
South Wales +20 9 £400 - 5
Coventry 0 9 £400 +6.66% 2
West Yorkshire -41 9 £381 +15.53% 9
Buckinghamshire +5 8 £355 +27.92% 2
Reading -3 8 £400 +6.66%
North East -59 8 £305 -6.07% 1
Hertfordshire +11 7 £388 +40.90%
Milton Keynes +9 7 £353 +8.46% 2

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (85.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 915 (82.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 834 (75.61%) SQL Server
4 797 (72.26%) SQL
5 751 (68.09%) Business Intelligence
6 543 (49.23%) Microsoft
7 447 (40.53%) T-SQL
8 435 (39.44%) Data Warehouse
9 359 (32.55%) ETL
10 251 (22.76%) Finance
11 238 (21.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 236 (21.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 219 (19.85%) MS Excel
14 208 (18.86%) Agile Software Development
15 197 (17.86%) .NET
16 185 (16.77%) C#
17 178 (16.14%) MDX
18 166 (15.05%) SQL Server 2014
19 152 (13.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 139 (12.60%) Kimball Methodology
21 138 (12.51%) Data Modelling
22 130 (11.79%) OLAP
23 111 (10.06%) Performance Tuning
24 100 (9.07%) Windows
25 96 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
26 93 (8.43%) SharePoint
27 92 (8.34%) Migration
28 89 (8.07%) QlikView
29 88 (7.98%) Tableau
30 87 (7.89%) Power BI

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 93 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.54%) IIS
3 13 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (0.73%) SAS
7 5 (0.45%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.36%) Apache
8 4 (0.36%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.36%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.36%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.27%) Confluence
9 3 (0.27%) Drupal
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
Applications
1 219 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.72%) MS Office
3 21 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.63%) MS Project
6 4 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.27%) SPSS
8 2 (0.18%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 21 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.54%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.27%) Misys Opics
5 3 (0.27%) SystmOne
5 3 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.18%) Maximo
7 1 (0.091%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.091%) Radian6
7 1 (0.091%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.091%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.091%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.091%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.091%) Sonata
7 1 (0.091%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.091%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 81 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.63%) SaaS
4 5 (0.45%) Office 365
5 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.18%) GitHub
6 2 (0.18%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.18%) IaaS
6 2 (0.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.091%) AdWords
7 1 (0.091%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.091%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.99%) SAN
2 8 (0.73%) DNS
2 8 (0.73%) Internet
2 8 (0.73%) Network Security
3 6 (0.54%) VPN
4 5 (0.45%) Firewall
4 5 (0.45%) NAS
5 4 (0.36%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.27%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.18%) DHCP
8 1 (0.091%) HTTP
8 1 (0.091%) LDAP
8 1 (0.091%) SMTP
8 1 (0.091%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.091%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 938 (85.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 915 (82.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 834 (75.61%) SQL Server
4 435 (39.44%) Data Warehouse
5 238 (21.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 236 (21.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 166 (15.05%) SQL Server 2014
8 152 (13.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 130 (11.79%) OLAP
10 89 (8.07%) QlikView
11 87 (7.89%) Power BI
12 84 (7.62%) OLAP Cube
13 66 (5.98%) SQL Server 2005
14 63 (5.71%) Relational Database
15 55 (4.99%) Big Data
16 38 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
17 35 (3.17%) Oracle Database
18 34 (3.08%) Data Mart
18 34 (3.08%) PowerPivot
19 33 (2.99%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 96 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 71 (6.44%) Visual Studio
3 32 (2.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 27 (2.45%) Jenkins
5 16 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
6 14 (1.27%) Subversion
7 11 (1.00%) Git (software)
8 10 (0.91%) Moq
9 9 (0.82%) JIRA
9 9 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (0.73%) MorphX
11 7 (0.63%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.54%) ReSharper
13 5 (0.45%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.45%) SpecFlow
14 4 (0.36%) FitNesse
14 4 (0.36%) NUnit
15 3 (0.27%) ERwin
15 3 (0.27%) JUnit
15 3 (0.27%) Maven
General
1 251 (22.76%) Finance
2 84 (7.62%) Banking
3 64 (5.80%) Advertising
4 27 (2.45%) Retail
5 23 (2.09%) Investment Banking
6 19 (1.72%) Marketing
7 18 (1.63%) Law
8 15 (1.36%) Front Office
9 14 (1.27%) Back Office
9 14 (1.27%) Legal
10 10 (0.91%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.54%) Billing
12 6 (0.54%) Manufacturing
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
14 2 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 742 (67.27%) Developer
2 376 (34.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 329 (29.83%) SQL Developer
4 213 (19.31%) SSIS Developer
5 186 (16.86%) SSRS Developer
6 183 (16.59%) SSAS Developer
7 132 (11.97%) SQL BI Developer
8 130 (11.79%) DBA
9 117 (10.61%) SQL DBA
10 100 (9.07%) Analyst
10 100 (9.07%) SQL Server Developer
11 96 (8.70%) Business Developer
12 88 (7.98%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 63 (5.71%) Microsoft Developer
14 59 (5.35%) ETL Developer
14 59 (5.35%) T-SQL Developer
15 56 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
16 55 (4.99%) Microsoft BI Developer
17 54 (4.90%) Consultant
18 52 (4.71%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (17.86%) .NET
2 178 (16.14%) MDX
3 51 (4.62%) ASP.NET
4 49 (4.44%) XML
5 37 (3.35%) .NET Framework
5 37 (3.35%) Web Services
6 35 (3.17%) jQuery
7 32 (2.90%) HTML
8 30 (2.72%) Entity Framework
9 26 (2.36%) WCF
10 23 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 23 (2.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (1.99%) Unity DI Container
12 21 (1.90%) CSS
13 14 (1.27%) HTML5
14 12 (1.09%) ADO.NET
15 11 (1.00%) Razor View Engine
16 9 (0.82%) Castle Windsor
16 9 (0.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 80 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (6.80%) Visualisation
3 54 (4.90%) NHS
4 46 (4.17%) Clustering
5 35 (3.17%) Replication
6 26 (2.36%) Data Integration
7 24 (2.18%) Management Information System
8 23 (2.09%) Computer Science
9 19 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
10 11 (1.00%) Statistics
11 10 (0.91%) Credit Risk
11 10 (0.91%) Digital Media
11 10 (0.91%) Hedge funds
12 9 (0.82%) Derivative
13 8 (0.73%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.73%) FMCG
13 8 (0.73%) Informatics
13 8 (0.73%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.63%) Data Centre
14 7 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 100 (9.07%) Windows
2 40 (3.63%) Windows Server
3 34 (3.08%) Linux
4 30 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (1.00%) Unix
6 11 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 751 (68.09%) Business Intelligence
2 359 (32.55%) ETL
3 208 (18.86%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (12.60%) Kimball Methodology
5 138 (12.51%) Data Modelling
6 111 (10.06%) Performance Tuning
7 92 (8.34%) Migration
8 85 (7.71%) Analytics
9 82 (7.43%) Dimensional Modelling
10 54 (4.90%) Data Migration
10 54 (4.90%) MVC
11 53 (4.81%) Data Visualisation
11 53 (4.81%) Scrum
12 50 (4.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 49 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
13 49 (4.44%) High Availability
14 48 (4.35%) Data Analysis
14 48 (4.35%) Data Management
15 41 (3.72%) Disaster Recovery
16 40 (3.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 797 (72.26%) SQL
2 447 (40.53%) T-SQL
3 185 (16.77%) C#
4 56 (5.08%) PowerShell
5 55 (4.99%) VBA
6 48 (4.35%) Java
6 48 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 28 (2.54%) VB
8 24 (2.18%) VB.NET
9 19 (1.72%) PL/SQL
9 19 (1.72%) VBScript
10 15 (1.36%) Python
10 15 (1.36%) X++
11 14 (1.27%) C++
11 14 (1.27%) R
12 13 (1.18%) PHP
13 12 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 12 (1.09%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.63%) C
15 4 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (3.54%) Degree
2 37 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.63%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.36%) MCSE
6 12 (1.09%) MCTS
7 11 (1.00%) MCITP
8 9 (0.82%) MCDBA
9 8 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.54%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.45%) MCSD
11 5 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.27%) MCAD
13 3 (0.27%) MCPD
14 2 (0.18%) MCP
14 2 (0.18%) MCSA
14 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.18%) PMP
15 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.17%) Data Quality
2 27 (2.45%) QA
3 14 (1.27%) Solvency II
4 11 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.45%) 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 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 11 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.45%) Docker
6 4 (0.36%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.27%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.18%) GridGain
8 2 (0.18%) XenApp
9 1 (0.091%) HDFS
9 1 (0.091%) Samba
9 1 (0.091%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 21 (1.90%) Microsoft Clustering
2 13 (1.18%) SCOM
3 11 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
4 7 (0.63%) Control-M
5 6 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (0.45%) Ambari
6 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (0.45%) SCCM
7 4 (0.36%) Ansible
7 4 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.091%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.091%) Graylog
9 1 (0.091%) Legato
9 1 (0.091%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.091%) Puppet
9 1 (0.091%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 543 (49.23%) Microsoft
2 88 (7.98%) Tableau
3 83 (7.52%) Oracle
4 29 (2.63%) Cognos
5 21 (1.90%) Vertica
6 19 (1.72%) SAP
7 16 (1.45%) Informatica
7 16 (1.45%) Talend
7 16 (1.45%) VMware
8 11 (1.00%) RedGate
8 11 (1.00%) Teradata
9 6 (0.54%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (0.54%) SimCorp
10 5 (0.45%) Citrix
10 5 (0.45%) IBM
10 5 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.45%) Sybase
11 4 (0.36%) EMC
11 4 (0.36%) Serena
11 4 (0.36%) TIBCO
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Day Rate on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £380 to £420 per day £Negotiable on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
First Point
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive day rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Graham Matthews
Rate: From £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £275 to £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago