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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 237 167 224
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +57
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 560 843 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.03% 1.44% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 6.19% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 640 390
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Median hourly rate £44.00 £33.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +43.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.08 £19.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £33.60 £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £33.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +43.47%

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
12315 13617 12377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.70% 23.30% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8166 8884 7619
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 218 206
Median hourly rate £28.50 £32.46 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.20% +29.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.14 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £52.73 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

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 25 August 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
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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 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 -70 541 £400 - 147
London -104 230 £450 - 45
South East -13 73 £393 +4.66% 20
Yorkshire +5 53 £365 +12.30% 10
City of London -60 46 £475 - 20
North West 0 45 £400 +6.66% 30
West Midlands -33 38 £331 -11.66% 8
South West -18 36 £339 +4.23% 14
East of England +1 30 £380 +8.57% 7
South Yorkshire +20 25 £370 -1.33% 2
East Midlands +4 25 £344 +37.50% 8
West Yorkshire -19 23 £350 +7.69% 7
West Sussex +14 21 £400 +23.07% 5
Manchester +6 20 £400 +10.34% 17
Cheshire +3 20 £450 +20.00% 9
Sheffield +6 18 £363 -3.33%
Leeds -19 18 £351 +7.02% 5
Birmingham -7 15 £313 -28.57% 4
Surrey -10 12 £400 +10.34% 3
Hertfordshire +19 11 £370 +13.84% 4
Northamptonshire +8 11 £425 -2.85% 2
Coventry -9 11 £400 +6.66% 1
Dorset +7 10 £325 -
Worthing +2 10 £400 +28.00%
Hampshire -1 10 £420 +12.00% 7
Bristol -24 10 £333 +1.91% 4
Oxfordshire -12 9 £383 -3.16%
North East -19 9 £428 +42.50% 3
Kent +14 8 £405 +8.00% 1
Northampton +9 8 £475 +5.55% 2

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 885 (85.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 848 (82.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 792 (76.67%) SQL Server
4 729 (70.57%) SQL
5 686 (66.41%) Business Intelligence
6 470 (45.50%) Microsoft
7 441 (42.69%) Data Warehouse
8 387 (37.46%) T-SQL
9 384 (37.17%) ETL
10 231 (22.36%) Finance
11 230 (22.27%) SQL Server 2012
12 201 (19.46%) SQL Server 2008
13 181 (17.52%) .NET
14 176 (17.04%) MS Excel
15 166 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
15 166 (16.07%) SQL Server 2014
16 160 (15.49%) Kimball Methodology
17 158 (15.30%) C#
18 145 (14.04%) MDX
19 136 (13.17%) OLAP
20 124 (12.00%) Data Modelling
21 121 (11.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 101 (9.78%) Performance Tuning
23 100 (9.68%) Power BI
24 96 (9.29%) Team Foundation Server
25 92 (8.91%) Oracle
26 88 (8.52%) Banking
27 86 (8.33%) SharePoint
28 81 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
28 81 (7.84%) OLAP Cube

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 86 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.36%) IIS
3 13 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (0.87%) Apache Spark
5 9 (0.87%) SAS
6 8 (0.77%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.58%) JBoss
7 6 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.48%) Apache
9 4 (0.39%) Documentum
9 4 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.39%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.29%) Drupal
11 1 (0.097%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.097%) Confluence
11 1 (0.097%) Moodle
11 1 (0.097%) Mule
11 1 (0.097%) Umbraco
Applications
1 176 (17.04%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.71%) MS Office
3 12 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.29%) Mingle
7 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.58%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.29%) SystmOne
5 3 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.19%) Maximo
6 2 (0.19%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.097%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.097%) Radian6
7 1 (0.097%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.097%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (0.097%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.097%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.097%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.097%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.097%) Sonata
7 1 (0.097%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 56 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.77%) SaaS
4 5 (0.48%) Boomi
5 3 (0.29%) Office 365
6 2 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.19%) IaaS
6 2 (0.19%) PaaS
7 1 (0.097%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.097%) AdWords
7 1 (0.097%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.097%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.097%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.097%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.42%) SAN
2 8 (0.77%) Network Security
3 7 (0.68%) DNS
3 7 (0.68%) Internet
4 6 (0.58%) VPN
5 5 (0.48%) Firewall
5 5 (0.48%) NAS
6 2 (0.19%) Intranet
7 1 (0.097%) DHCP
7 1 (0.097%) FTP
7 1 (0.097%) HTTP
7 1 (0.097%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.097%) LDAP
7 1 (0.097%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.097%) Skype
7 1 (0.097%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 885 (85.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 848 (82.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 792 (76.67%) SQL Server
4 441 (42.69%) Data Warehouse
5 230 (22.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 201 (19.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 166 (16.07%) SQL Server 2014
8 136 (13.17%) OLAP
9 121 (11.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 100 (9.68%) Power BI
11 81 (7.84%) OLAP Cube
12 71 (6.87%) QlikView
13 62 (6.00%) Big Data
14 60 (5.81%) Relational Database
15 52 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
16 34 (3.29%) BusinessObjects
17 33 (3.19%) PowerPivot
18 32 (3.10%) Oracle Database
19 28 (2.71%) Crystal Reports
19 28 (2.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 96 (9.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 75 (7.26%) Visual Studio
3 33 (3.19%) Jenkins
4 29 (2.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 23 (2.23%) Talend Open Studio
6 18 (1.74%) Subversion
7 12 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (0.77%) JIRA
8 8 (0.77%) MorphX
9 6 (0.58%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.58%) Git (software)
9 6 (0.58%) NUnit
10 4 (0.39%) ERwin
10 4 (0.39%) Moq
10 4 (0.39%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.29%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.29%) Maven
11 3 (0.29%) Mockito
11 3 (0.29%) ProC
11 3 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 231 (22.36%) Finance
2 88 (8.52%) Banking
3 62 (6.00%) Advertising
4 36 (3.48%) Investment Banking
5 35 (3.39%) Retail
6 18 (1.74%) Marketing
7 15 (1.45%) Back Office
8 12 (1.16%) Legal
9 11 (1.06%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.97%) Law
11 9 (0.87%) Front Office
12 7 (0.68%) Billing
13 6 (0.58%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.39%) Games
14 4 (0.39%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.29%) French Language
15 3 (0.29%) German Language
15 3 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
15 3 (0.29%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 678 (65.63%) Developer
2 310 (30.01%) SQL Developer
3 287 (27.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 188 (18.20%) SSIS Developer
5 159 (15.39%) SSAS Developer
6 155 (15.00%) SSRS Developer
7 119 (11.52%) DBA
8 111 (10.75%) Analyst
9 103 (9.97%) SQL DBA
10 99 (9.58%) SQL BI Developer
11 89 (8.62%) SQL Server Developer
12 79 (7.65%) Business Developer
13 76 (7.36%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 64 (6.20%) ETL Developer
15 55 (5.32%) Consultant
16 51 (4.94%) SQL Server DBA
17 50 (4.84%) Microsoft Developer
18 46 (4.45%) Architect
19 45 (4.36%) Senior Developer
20 44 (4.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (17.52%) .NET
2 145 (14.04%) MDX
3 50 (4.84%) ASP.NET
4 42 (4.07%) jQuery
5 36 (3.48%) XML
6 35 (3.39%) HTML
7 31 (3.00%) Entity Framework
7 31 (3.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 28 (2.71%) Web Services
9 27 (2.61%) .NET Framework
10 26 (2.52%) WCF
11 22 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 22 (2.13%) Unity DI Container
12 18 (1.74%) Razor View Engine
13 16 (1.55%) HTML5
14 15 (1.45%) CSS
15 13 (1.26%) XSLT
16 10 (0.97%) ADO.NET
17 8 (0.77%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 81 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (6.20%) Visualisation
3 45 (4.36%) Clustering
4 44 (4.26%) NHS
5 39 (3.78%) Replication
6 27 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 27 (2.61%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.42%) Inversion of Control
8 20 (1.94%) Data Integration
9 11 (1.06%) Credit Risk
9 11 (1.06%) Data Structures
9 11 (1.06%) Digital Media
10 9 (0.87%) Derivative
10 9 (0.87%) Equities
10 9 (0.87%) Informatics
10 9 (0.87%) Mathematics
11 8 (0.77%) Data Centre
11 8 (0.77%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 78 (7.55%) Windows
2 45 (4.36%) Linux
3 29 (2.81%) Windows Server
4 28 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (1.45%) Unix
7 8 (0.77%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 686 (66.41%) Business Intelligence
2 384 (37.17%) ETL
3 166 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 160 (15.49%) Kimball Methodology
5 124 (12.00%) Data Modelling
6 101 (9.78%) Performance Tuning
7 74 (7.16%) Analytics
7 74 (7.16%) Dimensional Modelling
8 69 (6.68%) Migration
9 62 (6.00%) MVC
10 57 (5.52%) Data Analysis
11 54 (5.23%) Data Visualisation
12 53 (5.13%) Scrum
13 47 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (4.45%) CRM
15 45 (4.36%) Data Management
16 44 (4.26%) ETL Development
17 42 (4.07%) High Availability
18 40 (3.87%) Data Migration
19 39 (3.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 729 (70.57%) SQL
2 387 (37.46%) T-SQL
3 158 (15.30%) C#
4 54 (5.23%) VBA
5 52 (5.03%) Java
6 48 (4.65%) JavaScript
7 43 (4.16%) PowerShell
8 28 (2.71%) VB
9 27 (2.61%) PL/SQL
10 18 (1.74%) VB.NET
11 16 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 14 (1.36%) PHP
13 12 (1.16%) VBScript
14 10 (0.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 10 (0.97%) Python
14 10 (0.97%) R
14 10 (0.97%) X++
15 8 (0.77%) Perl
16 6 (0.58%) C
17 4 (0.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 50 (4.84%) Degree
2 42 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (3.78%) Security Cleared
4 24 (2.32%) SC Cleared
5 21 (2.03%) MCSE
6 12 (1.16%) MCTS
7 11 (1.06%) MCITP
8 10 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (0.97%) MCSA
9 9 (0.87%) MCDBA
10 4 (0.39%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.39%) HNC
10 4 (0.39%) HND
10 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.39%) MCP
11 3 (0.29%) MCAD
11 3 (0.29%) MCPD
12 2 (0.19%) MCSD
12 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.097%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.58%) Data Quality
2 16 (1.55%) QA
3 10 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
4 9 (0.87%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.19%) MiFID
6 1 (0.097%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.097%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.36%) Hyper-V
3 11 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.39%) Docker
6 3 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.29%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.19%) GridGain
8 1 (0.097%) HDFS
8 1 (0.097%) Samba
8 1 (0.097%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 20 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
2 13 (1.26%) SCOM
3 10 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (0.87%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (0.48%) SCCM
6 4 (0.39%) Ambari
6 4 (0.39%) Control-M
7 3 (0.29%) Ansible
7 3 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.097%) Graylog
8 1 (0.097%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.097%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 470 (45.50%) Microsoft
2 92 (8.91%) Oracle
3 77 (7.45%) Tableau
4 35 (3.39%) Cognos
5 30 (2.90%) Vertica
6 23 (2.23%) Talend
7 14 (1.36%) Informatica
7 14 (1.36%) Teradata
8 13 (1.26%) MicroStrategy
9 12 (1.16%) VMware
10 10 (0.97%) IBM
10 10 (0.97%) SAP
10 10 (0.97%) SimCorp
11 8 (0.77%) Serena
12 6 (0.58%) IFS
12 6 (0.58%) Rally
13 5 (0.48%) Dell
13 5 (0.48%) Sybase
14 4 (0.39%) Blue Prism
14 4 (0.39%) Kofax
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Rate: Unspecified Excellent Day Rate on offer
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
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South East
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City, London
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Chelmsford
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Lancashire
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Rate: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield
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Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £225 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
UK
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