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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 155 220 148
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -72
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 880 545 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.48% 0.98% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.57% 4.55% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 390 526
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.37% -30.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.94 £19.65 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £32.05 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-31.37% -32.00%

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
13400 11968 11662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.55% 21.50% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8804 7393 7211
Average daily rate £401 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 179 204
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £13.04 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £67.00 £50.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +63 837 £400 - 339
London +72 463 £450 +5.88% 113
City of London +51 178 £475 +11.76% 27
South East -10 87 £375 +7.14% 75
South West +41 68 £328 +0.76% 28
North West -11 62 £375 +15.38% 45
Yorkshire -7 51 £325 - 34
West Yorkshire -1 46 £325 +1.56% 18
Leeds +7 44 £328 +4.80% 13
East of England +26 40 £350 -22.22% 8
West Midlands +10 36 £375 +18.11% 22
Bristol +9 28 £326 +0.38% 10
Berkshire +13 24 £319 -18.26% 25
Surrey +1 22 £338 -2.87% 12
Essex +11 21 £350 -33.33% 3
Cheshire +2 21 £375 +30.43% 16
Oxfordshire -12 20 £395 +30.57% 4
East Midlands -20 20 £358 -24.73% 9
Scotland +4 19 £344 +14.58% 12
Lancashire 0 16 £467 +16.62% 4
Manchester -17 14 £350 - 22
Oxford -14 11 £395 +30.57% 1
Birmingham +6 10 £438 +45.83% 4
Hampshire -12 10 £375 -14.28% 14
Glasgow +6 9 £350 +3.70% 7
Slough - 9 £319 - 8
Chelmsford - 9 £350 -
Suffolk +8 8 £400 -
Nottinghamshire -1 8 £160 - 3
Wales -2 8 £250 - 1

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1406 (86.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1332 (81.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1223 (75.22%) SQL Server
4 1205 (74.11%) SQL
5 1113 (68.45%) Business Intelligence
6 808 (49.69%) Data Warehouse
7 691 (42.50%) T-SQL
8 669 (41.14%) Microsoft
9 532 (32.72%) ETL
10 395 (24.29%) Finance
11 387 (23.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 334 (20.54%) SQL Server 2012
13 323 (19.86%) MDX
14 299 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
15 295 (18.14%) MS Excel
16 294 (18.08%) .NET
17 250 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 244 (15.01%) OLAP
19 227 (13.96%) C#
19 227 (13.96%) SharePoint
20 216 (13.28%) Data Modelling
21 185 (11.38%) Kimball Methodology
22 178 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
23 127 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
24 124 (7.63%) Oracle
25 123 (7.56%) SQL Server 2005
26 118 (7.26%) Windows
26 118 (7.26%) OLAP Cube
27 114 (7.01%) QlikView
28 112 (6.89%) Tableau

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 227 (13.96%) SharePoint
2 51 (3.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 28 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 26 (1.60%) IIS
5 18 (1.11%) SAS
6 15 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (0.92%) JBoss
7 5 (0.31%) NServiceBus
7 5 (0.31%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.18%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.18%) MediaWiki
8 3 (0.18%) Lync
8 3 (0.18%) LiveLink
8 3 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.12%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.12%) Node.js
10 1 (0.062%) Drupal
Applications
1 295 (18.14%) MS Excel
2 88 (5.41%) PowerPivot
3 33 (2.03%) MS Office
4 9 (0.55%) SPSS
5 7 (0.43%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.25%) MS Project
7 4 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
2 22 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.25%) Adaptiv
6 3 (0.18%) Academy Housing
6 3 (0.18%) Agresso
6 3 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.18%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.12%) Orchard Housing
7 2 (0.12%) Aareon QL
7 2 (0.12%) OPENHousing
7 2 (0.12%) MIS ActiveH
7 2 (0.12%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.12%) Sage BI
7 2 (0.12%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.12%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.062%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.62%) Office 365
4 6 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.25%) SaaS
6 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.062%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.86%) SAN
2 12 (0.74%) Internet
3 7 (0.43%) Firewall
4 5 (0.31%) Intranet
4 5 (0.31%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.31%) DNS
5 3 (0.18%) WAN
5 3 (0.18%) NAS
6 2 (0.12%) Wireless
6 2 (0.12%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.12%) LAN
6 2 (0.12%) PBX
6 2 (0.12%) VoIP
6 2 (0.12%) HTTP
7 1 (0.062%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.062%) DHCP
7 1 (0.062%) LDAP
7 1 (0.062%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1406 (86.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1332 (81.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1223 (75.22%) SQL Server
4 808 (49.69%) Data Warehouse
5 387 (23.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 334 (20.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 250 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 244 (15.01%) OLAP
9 123 (7.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 118 (7.26%) OLAP Cube
11 114 (7.01%) QlikView
12 86 (5.29%) Relational Database
13 78 (4.80%) BusinessObjects
14 53 (3.26%) Microsoft Power View
15 52 (3.20%) RDBMS
16 50 (3.08%) PerformancePoint
17 49 (3.01%) DTS
18 48 (2.95%) Oracle Database
19 38 (2.34%) Data Mining
20 35 (2.15%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 178 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 110 (6.77%) Visual Studio
3 51 (3.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 17 (1.05%) NUnit
5 15 (0.92%) Subversion
6 14 (0.86%) TeamCity
7 13 (0.80%) JIRA
7 13 (0.80%) Jenkins
8 12 (0.74%) ERwin
9 10 (0.62%) JUnit
9 10 (0.62%) Maven
9 10 (0.62%) Selenium
9 10 (0.62%) Mockito
9 10 (0.62%) Cucumber
9 10 (0.62%) eggPlant
10 9 (0.55%) CruiseControl
10 9 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (0.55%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.31%) MSTest
12 3 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 395 (24.29%) Finance
2 89 (5.47%) Banking
3 70 (4.31%) Retail
4 50 (3.08%) Advertising
5 40 (2.46%) Investment Banking
6 37 (2.28%) Legal
7 36 (2.21%) Law
8 33 (2.03%) Marketing
9 21 (1.29%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.23%) Back Office
11 18 (1.11%) Financial Institution
12 17 (1.05%) Front Office
13 10 (0.62%) Publishing
14 8 (0.49%) Games
14 8 (0.49%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.37%) Automotive
16 5 (0.31%) Electronics
17 3 (0.18%) General Ledger
18 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1103 (67.84%) Developer
2 549 (33.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 422 (25.95%) SQL Developer
4 200 (12.30%) Analyst
5 149 (9.16%) DBA
6 137 (8.43%) Business Developer
7 117 (7.20%) SQL DBA
8 83 (5.10%) SQL Server Developer
9 82 (5.04%) Consultant
10 76 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 70 (4.31%) Microsoft Developer
12 69 (4.24%) Senior Developer
13 68 (4.18%) Architect
14 66 (4.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 58 (3.57%) Business Analyst
16 55 (3.38%) Data Analyst
17 54 (3.32%) SQL Server DBA
18 52 (3.20%) Report Developer
19 49 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Consultant
20 40 (2.46%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (19.86%) MDX
2 294 (18.08%) .NET
3 78 (4.80%) ASP.NET
4 67 (4.12%) HTML
5 50 (3.08%) .NET Framework
6 43 (2.64%) XML
7 41 (2.52%) CSS
8 34 (2.09%) Web Services
9 33 (2.03%) HTML5
10 29 (1.78%) jQuery
11 23 (1.41%) WCF
12 19 (1.17%) WPF
13 17 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (0.98%) Middleware
15 15 (0.92%) AngularJS
16 12 (0.74%) JRules
17 10 (0.62%) Spring
17 10 (0.62%) REST
18 7 (0.43%) Sass
18 7 (0.43%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 127 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (6.58%) NHS
3 66 (4.06%) Replication
4 58 (3.57%) Clustering
4 58 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 40 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 35 (2.15%) Data Structures
7 32 (1.97%) Data Integration
8 26 (1.60%) Statistics
9 23 (1.41%) Market Risk
10 18 (1.11%) Credit Risk
11 16 (0.98%) Computer Science
12 11 (0.68%) Grid Computing
13 9 (0.55%) Fixed Income
13 9 (0.55%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.49%) Derivative
14 8 (0.49%) Mathematics
14 8 (0.49%) Data Extraction
15 7 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 118 (7.26%) Windows
2 30 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (0.98%) UNIX
5 15 (0.92%) Linux
6 14 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.18%) AIX
8 2 (0.12%) Solaris
8 2 (0.12%) Android
8 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.12%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.062%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1113 (68.45%) Business Intelligence
2 532 (32.72%) ETL
3 299 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
4 216 (13.28%) Data Modelling
5 185 (11.38%) Kimball Methodology
6 111 (6.83%) Performance Tuning
6 111 (6.83%) Scrum
7 108 (6.64%) Migration
8 83 (5.10%) ETL Development
9 82 (5.04%) Analytics
10 78 (4.80%) Dimensional Modelling
11 73 (4.49%) Data Analysis
12 69 (4.24%) SDLC
13 60 (3.69%) Data Management
14 53 (3.26%) TDD
15 52 (3.20%) CRM
16 49 (3.01%) Data Migration
17 48 (2.95%) Change Management
18 44 (2.71%) Project Management
18 44 (2.71%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1205 (74.11%) SQL
2 691 (42.50%) T-SQL
3 227 (13.96%) C#
4 76 (4.67%) PowerShell
5 60 (3.69%) JavaScript
6 52 (3.20%) Java
7 46 (2.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 45 (2.77%) VB
9 43 (2.64%) VBA
10 37 (2.28%) VB.NET
11 27 (1.66%) PL/SQL
12 21 (1.29%) X++
13 15 (0.92%) VBScript
14 11 (0.68%) R
15 10 (0.62%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.55%) Perl
16 9 (0.55%) C++
17 8 (0.49%) C
18 7 (0.43%) PHP
18 7 (0.43%) Korn
Qualifications
1 59 (3.63%) Security Cleared
2 49 (3.01%) Degree
3 45 (2.77%) SC Cleared
4 44 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.55%) MCTS
6 8 (0.49%) MCSA
7 4 (0.25%) MCDBA
7 4 (0.25%) MCP
7 4 (0.25%) MCSD
7 4 (0.25%) MCSE
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.18%) CFA
8 3 (0.18%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.12%) MCITP
9 2 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.46%) Data Quality
2 36 (2.21%) QA
3 18 (1.11%) Solvency II
4 14 (0.86%) SLA
5 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.18%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.12%) GAAP
7 1 (0.062%) TickIT
7 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.062%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.062%) Basel III
System Software
1 24 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.55%) GridGain
4 3 (0.18%) HDFS
4 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.062%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 14 (0.86%) Puppet
1 14 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.68%) Control-M
3 6 (0.37%) WSUS
4 4 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.25%) SCOM
4 4 (0.25%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.18%) LiteSpeed
6 2 (0.12%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
6 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.062%) Oozie
7 1 (0.062%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.062%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.062%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 669 (41.14%) Microsoft
2 124 (7.63%) Oracle
3 112 (6.89%) Tableau
4 54 (3.32%) Cognos
5 32 (1.97%) SAP
6 27 (1.66%) VMware
7 25 (1.54%) Sybase
8 16 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
8 16 (0.98%) Red Gate
9 15 (0.92%) IBM
10 12 (0.74%) webMethods
11 8 (0.49%) Teradata
12 7 (0.43%) Nintex
12 7 (0.43%) Informatica
13 6 (0.37%) TIBCO
14 5 (0.31%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.31%) Sage
14 5 (0.31%) Adobe
14 5 (0.31%) Capita
14 5 (0.31%) Netezza
London
HFG
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: From £400 to £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - 375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago