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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 191 159 144
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 621 661 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 1.29% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.48% 5.69% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 456 493
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £36.00 £33.84 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -9.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £33.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+34.45% -9.76%

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
11337 11623 10884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.02% 22.70% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7521 7136 6617
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 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 258 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -4.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £14.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.15 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.60 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -7.00%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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 -39 574 £375 -3.22% 202
London -37 281 £413 -2.94% 82
City of London -38 85 £425 - 40
South East -36 70 £350 +7.69% 30
West Midlands +8 41 £350 +16.66% 14
North West +4 41 £310 +13.76% 14
South West -29 41 £338 -9.93% 22
Yorkshire -12 36 £313 -14.38% 20
East of England +18 32 £375 +26.05% 13
West Yorkshire -14 28 £313 -16.66% 12
Wales +3 25 £392 +22.50% 8
Manchester -8 23 £300 +10.09% 8
East Midlands +7 20 £344 -3.50% 6
South Wales +6 17 £388 +21.09% 7
Cambridgeshire +3 15 £388 +12.31% 3
Hampshire -7 15 £345 -18.82% 11
Surrey -11 15 £283 -24.66% 7
Leeds -18 14 £325 -20.00% 9
Berkshire -2 13 £375 +7.14% 8
Scotland -24 13 £300 -11.11% 2
Cardiff - 12 £425 - 4
Coventry - 11 £345 - 3
Bristol -21 10 £350 +11.55% 8
Reading +20 9 £375 +7.14% 5
Birmingham -9 8 £388 +27.04% 4
Wiltshire -9 8 £450 +16.12% 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £388 - 2
Nottinghamshire +6 7 £236 -17.82%
Kent -15 7 £338 +5.46% 1
Lancashire -15 7 £300 -7.69% 1

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 973 (83.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 930 (79.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 890 (76.33%) SQL Server
4 848 (72.73%) SQL
5 680 (58.32%) Business Intelligence
6 450 (38.59%) Microsoft
7 417 (35.76%) Data Warehouse
8 374 (32.08%) T-SQL
9 372 (31.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 340 (29.16%) ETL
11 237 (20.33%) .NET
12 227 (19.47%) Finance
13 216 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
14 215 (18.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 189 (16.21%) MDX
16 186 (15.95%) MS Excel
17 176 (15.09%) C#
18 174 (14.92%) OLAP
19 160 (13.72%) Data Modelling
20 148 (12.69%) SharePoint
21 142 (12.18%) Oracle
22 136 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
23 114 (9.78%) Performance Tuning
24 112 (9.61%) SQL Server 2005
25 105 (9.01%) Migration
26 99 (8.49%) ASP.NET
27 98 (8.40%) Relational Database
28 96 (8.23%) Windows
29 86 (7.38%) OLAP Cube
30 82 (7.03%) NHS

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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
1 148 (12.69%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 22 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 17 (1.46%) IIS
6 13 (1.11%) SAS
7 8 (0.69%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.26%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.26%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.26%) CMS
10 3 (0.26%) Apache
10 3 (0.26%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.17%) OpenEdge
11 2 (0.17%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.086%) Node.js
12 1 (0.086%) TPMS
Applications
1 186 (15.95%) MS Excel
2 61 (5.23%) PowerPivot
3 23 (1.97%) MS Office
4 14 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.51%) SPSS
7 5 (0.43%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.086%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.086%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 66 (5.66%) Dynamics AX
2 31 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.26%) ResourceLink
3 3 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.26%) Academy Housing
3 3 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.086%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.086%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.086%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.26%) Office 365
2 3 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.17%) PaaS
3 2 (0.17%) IaaS
3 2 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.086%) SaaS
4 1 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.97%) SAN
2 6 (0.51%) LAN
2 6 (0.51%) PBX
2 6 (0.51%) VoIP
2 6 (0.51%) WAN
2 6 (0.51%) TCP/IP
2 6 (0.51%) IP Telephony
2 6 (0.51%) NAS
3 5 (0.43%) DHCP
4 2 (0.17%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.17%) DNS
5 1 (0.086%) Firewall
5 1 (0.086%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.086%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 973 (83.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 930 (79.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 890 (76.33%) SQL Server
4 417 (35.76%) Data Warehouse
5 372 (31.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 216 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 215 (18.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 174 (14.92%) OLAP
9 112 (9.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 98 (8.40%) Relational Database
11 86 (7.38%) OLAP Cube
12 79 (6.78%) QlikView
13 73 (6.26%) RDBMS
14 70 (6.00%) Oracle Database
15 49 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
16 48 (4.12%) Oracle Database 10g
17 36 (3.09%) PerformancePoint
18 28 (2.40%) Data Mining
19 26 (2.23%) Oracle Exadata
19 26 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 66 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (3.52%) Visual Studio
3 26 (2.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (0.94%) MorphX
5 9 (0.77%) ERwin
6 8 (0.69%) JIRA
7 6 (0.51%) Toad
8 5 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (0.43%) Subversion
9 4 (0.34%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.34%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.34%) NUnit
9 4 (0.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 3 (0.26%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.26%) MSTest
11 2 (0.17%) NDepend
11 2 (0.17%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.17%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.17%) NuGet
General
1 227 (19.47%) Finance
2 74 (6.35%) Banking
3 47 (4.03%) Retail
4 43 (3.69%) Advertising
5 32 (2.74%) Marketing
6 26 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.72%) Legal
9 16 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.69%) Back Office
12 7 (0.60%) Billing
13 6 (0.51%) Games
14 5 (0.43%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.34%) Front Office
15 4 (0.34%) Automotive
16 3 (0.26%) Law
16 3 (0.26%) Electronics
16 3 (0.26%) Local Government
16 3 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 728 (62.44%) Developer
2 290 (24.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 273 (23.41%) SQL Developer
4 149 (12.78%) DBA
5 145 (12.44%) Analyst
6 127 (10.89%) SQL DBA
7 89 (7.63%) Business Developer
8 77 (6.60%) Architect
9 62 (5.32%) Consultant
10 56 (4.80%) Business Analyst
11 55 (4.72%) Microsoft Developer
12 54 (4.63%) SQL Server Developer
13 48 (4.12%) SQL Server DBA
14 44 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 42 (3.60%) Administrator
15 42 (3.60%) Data Analyst
16 41 (3.52%) .NET Developer
17 36 (3.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
18 31 (2.66%) C# Developer
19 30 (2.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (20.33%) .NET
2 189 (16.21%) MDX
3 99 (8.49%) ASP.NET
4 61 (5.23%) Web Services
5 53 (4.55%) WCF
6 49 (4.20%) XML
7 33 (2.83%) HTML
8 29 (2.49%) WPF
9 27 (2.32%) .NET Framework
10 24 (2.06%) jQuery
11 21 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (1.72%) REST
13 17 (1.46%) Silverlight
13 17 (1.46%) CSS
14 15 (1.29%) WF
15 11 (0.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 10 (0.86%) XSLT
17 9 (0.77%) HTML5
18 8 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
18 8 (0.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 82 (7.03%) NHS
2 77 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (6.43%) Replication
4 47 (4.03%) Clustering
5 34 (2.92%) Visualisation
6 26 (2.23%) Data Integration
7 22 (1.89%) Open Source
8 14 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 13 (1.11%) Data Extraction
9 13 (1.11%) N-Tier
10 12 (1.03%) Market Risk
11 11 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 9 (0.77%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.69%) Credit Risk
13 8 (0.69%) Statistics
14 7 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
14 7 (0.60%) Reference Data
14 7 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.60%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 96 (8.23%) Windows
2 33 (2.83%) Linux
3 25 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (1.97%) UNIX
5 17 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.11%) Solaris
9 7 (0.60%) CentOS
10 5 (0.43%) AIX
11 4 (0.34%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.17%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.17%) Android
12 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.086%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 680 (58.32%) Business Intelligence
2 340 (29.16%) ETL
3 160 (13.72%) Data Modelling
4 136 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (9.78%) Performance Tuning
6 105 (9.01%) Migration
7 71 (6.09%) Kimball Methodology
8 64 (5.49%) Analytics
9 63 (5.40%) Data Analysis
10 56 (4.80%) Data Migration
11 49 (4.20%) CRM
12 48 (4.12%) Dimensional Modelling
13 47 (4.03%) Data Management
14 37 (3.17%) MVC
15 35 (3.00%) Scrum
16 28 (2.40%) Business Analysis
17 27 (2.32%) ERP
18 26 (2.23%) Unit Testing
19 24 (2.06%) ITIL
20 23 (1.97%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 848 (72.73%) SQL
2 374 (32.08%) T-SQL
3 176 (15.09%) C#
4 44 (3.77%) VBA
5 40 (3.43%) JavaScript
5 40 (3.43%) VB.NET
5 40 (3.43%) PowerShell
6 38 (3.26%) VB
7 27 (2.32%) X++
8 26 (2.23%) PL/SQL
9 22 (1.89%) Java
10 21 (1.80%) VBScript
11 19 (1.63%) Shell Script
12 14 (1.20%) Perl
13 10 (0.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 7 (0.60%) R
14 7 (0.60%) Python
14 7 (0.60%) Korn
14 7 (0.60%) C
15 5 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.26%) Degree
3 38 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.63%) MCITP
5 17 (1.46%) MCSE
6 15 (1.29%) MCTS
7 8 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (0.69%) CCNA
8 6 (0.51%) MCSA
8 6 (0.51%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.26%) ISEB
10 3 (0.26%) MCT
10 3 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.17%) CCDA
11 2 (0.17%) CCDP
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.17%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.086%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.20%) QA
2 12 (1.03%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.60%) SLA
4 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.17%) Basel III
6 2 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.086%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.086%) FATCA
7 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
1 22 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.17%) UAG
5 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.086%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.086%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (1.37%) Data Guard
2 9 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (0.43%) Puppet
4 5 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.34%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.34%) Control-M
6 3 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.17%) SCOM
8 1 (0.086%) SCCM
Vendors
1 450 (38.59%) Microsoft
2 142 (12.18%) Oracle
3 47 (4.03%) Tableau
4 40 (3.43%) Business Objects
5 39 (3.34%) SAP
6 23 (1.97%) Cognos
6 23 (1.97%) Informatica
7 21 (1.80%) Sybase
8 20 (1.72%) MicroStrategy
9 18 (1.54%) Teradata
10 14 (1.20%) IBM
11 10 (0.86%) VMware
12 9 (0.77%) Cisco
12 9 (0.77%) Sun
13 8 (0.69%) Red Hat
14 7 (0.60%) Siebel
15 6 (0.51%) PeopleSoft
15 6 (0.51%) Ab Initio
16 5 (0.43%) Netezza
16 5 (0.43%) Lattice Semiconductor
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