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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 267 157 200
Rank change year-on-year
-110 +43
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 492 855 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 1.50% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.09% 6.45% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 636 424
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 £277 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% +43.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.88 £17.08 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.93 £33.60 £35.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+17.42% +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
12040 13263 11698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.25% 23.29% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8016 8619 7227
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 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 189 198
Median hourly rate £30.50 £27.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.79% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +12.50%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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
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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 -107 466 £400 +6.66% 139
London -111 206 £438 -0.28% 46
South East -36 71 £388 +10.71% 21
City of London -56 47 £456 -1.35% 13
North West -13 42 £413 +22.22% 20
Yorkshire -12 39 £375 +15.38% 16
West Midlands -33 34 £348 +1.97% 13
South West -27 29 £340 +4.61% 15
East of England -8 24 £400 +14.28% 2
Cheshire +4 19 £413 +15.38% 7
South Yorkshire +13 18 £375 +7.14%
Manchester -8 18 £400 +14.28% 11
West Sussex +9 17 £365 +12.30% 2
West Yorkshire -30 17 £363 +11.53% 12
Chester +6 15 £413 +47.84%
Birmingham -7 15 £325 -23.07% 2
East Midlands -7 15 £350 +118.75% 3
Surrey -8 14 £390 +22.35% 4
Sheffield -1 13 £365 +4.28%
Coventry -5 13 £400 +6.66% 3
Bristol -9 13 £345 +6.15% 3
Berkshire -19 13 £388 +19.23% 3
Leeds -39 12 £400 +23.07% 10
Wales +20 10 £388 +24.00% 1
South Wales +19 8 £400 - 1
Kent +7 8 £405 +24.61%
Worthing -9 8 £400 +28.00%
Hertfordshire +13 7 £388 +34.78% 1
Oxfordshire -4 7 £375 -5.66% 4
Redhill - 7 £390 - 1

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 920 (84.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 901 (83.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 819 (75.55%) SQL Server
4 785 (72.42%) SQL
5 738 (68.08%) Business Intelligence
6 522 (48.15%) Microsoft
7 447 (41.24%) Data Warehouse
8 431 (39.76%) T-SQL
9 378 (34.87%) ETL
10 247 (22.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 236 (21.77%) Finance
12 228 (21.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 207 (19.10%) MS Excel
14 200 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
15 181 (16.70%) .NET
16 176 (16.24%) SQL Server 2014
17 168 (15.50%) MDX
18 160 (14.76%) C#
19 152 (14.02%) Kimball Methodology
20 149 (13.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 134 (12.36%) Data Modelling
22 130 (11.99%) OLAP
23 107 (9.87%) Performance Tuning
24 98 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
25 92 (8.49%) Power BI
26 90 (8.30%) Windows
26 90 (8.30%) SharePoint
27 89 (8.21%) Tableau
28 85 (7.84%) QlikView
29 83 (7.66%) Dimensional Modelling

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 (8.30%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (1.29%) IIS
3 9 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (0.74%) SAS
5 7 (0.65%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.55%) Apache Spark
6 6 (0.55%) JBoss
7 5 (0.46%) Apache
8 3 (0.28%) Drupal
9 2 (0.18%) Confluence
9 2 (0.18%) Documentum
9 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.092%) CMS
10 1 (0.092%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.092%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.092%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 207 (19.10%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.41%) MS Office
3 18 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (1.57%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.65%) MS Project
6 4 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.28%) SPSS
8 2 (0.18%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 20 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.55%) SimCorp Dimension
4 3 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.28%) SystmOne
4 3 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.18%) Maximo
6 1 (0.092%) Misys Opics
6 1 (0.092%) Radian6
6 1 (0.092%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.092%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.092%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.092%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.092%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.092%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.092%) Sonata
6 1 (0.092%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.092%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 72 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.55%) SaaS
4 4 (0.37%) Office 365
5 2 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.18%) IaaS
5 2 (0.18%) PaaS
6 1 (0.092%) AdWords
6 1 (0.092%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.092%) Boomi
6 1 (0.092%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.092%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.092%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.092%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.12%) SAN
2 8 (0.74%) Internet
2 8 (0.74%) Network Security
3 7 (0.65%) DNS
4 6 (0.55%) Firewall
4 6 (0.55%) VPN
5 5 (0.46%) NAS
6 4 (0.37%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.092%) DHCP
8 1 (0.092%) HTTP
8 1 (0.092%) LDAP
8 1 (0.092%) Skype
8 1 (0.092%) SSL
8 1 (0.092%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 920 (84.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 901 (83.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 819 (75.55%) SQL Server
4 447 (41.24%) Data Warehouse
5 247 (22.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 228 (21.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 176 (16.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 149 (13.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 130 (11.99%) OLAP
10 92 (8.49%) Power BI
11 85 (7.84%) QlikView
12 77 (7.10%) OLAP Cube
13 60 (5.54%) Relational Database
14 57 (5.26%) Big Data
14 57 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
15 41 (3.78%) BusinessObjects
16 37 (3.41%) PowerPivot
17 33 (3.04%) Data Mining
18 31 (2.86%) Data Mart
18 31 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 98 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 70 (6.46%) Visual Studio
3 30 (2.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 27 (2.49%) Jenkins
5 20 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
6 19 (1.75%) Subversion
7 13 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (0.74%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.74%) MorphX
9 6 (0.55%) JIRA
10 5 (0.46%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.46%) Moq
10 5 (0.46%) NUnit
11 3 (0.28%) ERwin
11 3 (0.28%) JUnit
11 3 (0.28%) Maven
11 3 (0.28%) Mockito
11 3 (0.28%) ProC
11 3 (0.28%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 236 (21.77%) Finance
2 74 (6.83%) Banking
3 64 (5.90%) Advertising
4 30 (2.77%) Retail
5 22 (2.03%) Investment Banking
6 19 (1.75%) Law
7 17 (1.57%) Marketing
8 14 (1.29%) Back Office
8 14 (1.29%) Legal
9 10 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 10 (0.92%) Front Office
10 8 (0.74%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.55%) Billing
12 5 (0.46%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.28%) French Language
13 3 (0.28%) German Language
13 3 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.28%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.18%) Publishing
15 1 (0.092%) Games
Job Titles
1 721 (66.51%) Developer
2 354 (32.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 333 (30.72%) SQL Developer
4 215 (19.83%) SSIS Developer
5 188 (17.34%) SSRS Developer
6 180 (16.61%) SSAS Developer
7 134 (12.36%) SQL BI Developer
8 132 (12.18%) DBA
9 120 (11.07%) SQL DBA
10 103 (9.50%) Analyst
11 102 (9.41%) SQL Server Developer
12 92 (8.49%) Business Developer
13 89 (8.21%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 62 (5.72%) ETL Developer
15 59 (5.44%) T-SQL Developer
16 58 (5.35%) Microsoft Developer
17 53 (4.89%) Consultant
17 53 (4.89%) SQL Server DBA
18 49 (4.52%) Architect
18 49 (4.52%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (16.70%) .NET
2 168 (15.50%) MDX
3 44 (4.06%) ASP.NET
3 44 (4.06%) XML
4 37 (3.41%) Web Services
5 32 (2.95%) jQuery
6 26 (2.40%) .NET Framework
6 26 (2.40%) HTML
7 25 (2.31%) WCF
8 23 (2.12%) Entity Framework
8 23 (2.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (2.03%) Unity DI Container
10 18 (1.66%) CSS
11 17 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 16 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (1.20%) ADO.NET
14 12 (1.11%) HTML5
14 12 (1.11%) XSLT
15 11 (1.01%) Razor View Engine
16 8 (0.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (7.20%) Visualisation
3 51 (4.70%) NHS
4 46 (4.24%) Clustering
5 34 (3.14%) Replication
6 26 (2.40%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.31%) Computer Science
7 25 (2.31%) Data Integration
8 18 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
9 12 (1.11%) Statistics
10 11 (1.01%) Credit Risk
10 11 (1.01%) Digital Media
11 9 (0.83%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.74%) Data Centre
12 8 (0.74%) Derivative
12 8 (0.74%) Equities
12 8 (0.74%) Hedge funds
12 8 (0.74%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.65%) Credit Derivative
13 7 (0.65%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 90 (8.30%) Windows
2 37 (3.41%) Linux
3 36 (3.32%) Windows Server
4 29 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.29%) Unix
7 9 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.65%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 738 (68.08%) Business Intelligence
2 378 (34.87%) ETL
3 200 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (14.02%) Kimball Methodology
5 134 (12.36%) Data Modelling
6 107 (9.87%) Performance Tuning
7 83 (7.66%) Analytics
7 83 (7.66%) Dimensional Modelling
8 79 (7.29%) Migration
9 58 (5.35%) Data Visualisation
10 51 (4.70%) Data Analysis
10 51 (4.70%) Scrum
11 48 (4.43%) High Availability
12 47 (4.34%) MVC
13 46 (4.24%) Data Migration
14 44 (4.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 43 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (3.97%) Data Management
16 42 (3.87%) CRM
17 41 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 785 (72.42%) SQL
2 431 (39.76%) T-SQL
3 160 (14.76%) C#
4 53 (4.89%) VBA
5 52 (4.80%) Java
6 49 (4.52%) PowerShell
7 40 (3.69%) JavaScript
8 29 (2.68%) VB
9 21 (1.94%) VB.NET
10 20 (1.85%) PL/SQL
11 17 (1.57%) VBScript
12 16 (1.48%) Python
13 15 (1.38%) Shell Script
14 14 (1.29%) R
15 13 (1.20%) PHP
16 12 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 12 (1.11%) X++
17 9 (0.83%) C++
18 7 (0.65%) Perl
19 6 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (3.69%) Degree
3 36 (3.32%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.66%) MCSE
6 13 (1.20%) MCTS
7 12 (1.11%) MCITP
8 9 (0.83%) MCDBA
9 8 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.55%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.46%) MCSA
11 5 (0.46%) MCSD
12 4 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.28%) MCAD
13 3 (0.28%) MCP
13 3 (0.28%) MCPD
14 2 (0.18%) PMP
15 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.43%) Data Quality
2 25 (2.31%) QA
3 14 (1.29%) Solvency II
4 12 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.092%) Basel II
5 1 (0.092%) GAAP
5 1 (0.092%) IAS 39
5 1 (0.092%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.092%) SLA
5 1 (0.092%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.01%) Hyper-V
2 11 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.37%) Docker
5 3 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.28%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.18%) GridGain
7 1 (0.092%) HDFS
7 1 (0.092%) Samba
7 1 (0.092%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 21 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
2 13 (1.20%) SCOM
3 9 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
3 9 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.46%) Ambari
4 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (0.46%) SCCM
5 4 (0.37%) Control-M
6 3 (0.28%) Ansible
6 3 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.092%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.092%) Graylog
8 1 (0.092%) Legato
8 1 (0.092%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 522 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 89 (8.21%) Tableau
3 83 (7.66%) Oracle
4 34 (3.14%) Cognos
5 24 (2.21%) Vertica
6 20 (1.85%) Talend
7 19 (1.75%) SAP
8 16 (1.48%) Informatica
9 14 (1.29%) VMware
10 10 (0.92%) Teradata
11 9 (0.83%) IBM
11 9 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
11 9 (0.83%) RedGate
11 9 (0.83%) SimCorp
12 7 (0.65%) Serena
13 6 (0.55%) Sybase
14 5 (0.46%) Rally
15 4 (0.37%) EMC
15 4 (0.37%) TIBCO
16 3 (0.28%) Infragistics
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