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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK
Rank 232 220 210
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 449 567 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 1.13% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.50% 4.98% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 436 401
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 - £17.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £33.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £30.50

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
9975 11378 11123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.24% 22.77% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6666 7649 7244
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 223 166
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.20 £15.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017. 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 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 -21 437 £403 +0.62% 200
London -33 217 £450 - 82
City of London -11 60 £425 -12.82% 21
South West +26 42 £370 +5.71% 17
North West +28 37 £360 +10.76% 29
West Midlands -16 37 £413 +10.00% 11
South East -4 34 £400 +2.56% 26
Yorkshire +17 33 £350 -6.80% 18
Manchester +17 22 £349 -0.42% 18
West Yorkshire +17 21 £340 -7.79% 6
Leeds +13 18 £340 -9.33% 5
East of England -17 17 £400 +6.66% 7
Coventry -13 16 £425 +23.63% 1
East Midlands -3 12 £363 -3.33% 8
Berkshire +9 11 £400 +3.22% 2
Birmingham -8 11 £400 +2.56% 1
Bristol +8 10 £351 +0.35% 6
Somerset +7 10 £370 +55.78% 2
Scotland +24 8 £400 +17.64%
Hampshire +14 8 £390 +7.58% 7
South Yorkshire -3 8 £350 -9.80% 3
North East -11 8 £413 +26.92% 1
Wiltshire +9 7 £370 +2.77% 2
Dorset +8 7 £400 +23.07% 5
Tyne and Wear -15 6 £425 +30.76% 1
Lancashire +8 5 £360 +37.14% 2
Sheffield 0 5 £349 -12.75%
Cambridgeshire -12 5 £400 -1.53% 2
Yeovil - 5 - -
Cheshire +19 4 £403 +46.36% 4

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 877 (88.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 837 (84.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 750 (75.83%) SQL Server
4 734 (74.22%) SQL
5 671 (67.85%) Business Intelligence
6 504 (50.96%) Microsoft
7 493 (49.85%) Data Warehouse
8 373 (37.71%) T-SQL
9 366 (37.01%) ETL
10 240 (24.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 224 (22.65%) Finance
12 191 (19.31%) MS Excel
13 149 (15.07%) .NET
14 144 (14.56%) Power BI
15 143 (14.46%) MDX
16 142 (14.36%) SQL Server 2008
17 140 (14.16%) SQL Server 2014
18 139 (14.05%) Kimball Methodology
19 136 (13.75%) C#
20 124 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
21 118 (11.93%) Data Modelling
22 117 (11.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 104 (10.52%) Team Foundation Server
24 101 (10.21%) OLAP
25 100 (10.11%) Oracle
25 100 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
26 93 (9.40%) Banking
27 86 (8.70%) Analytics
28 82 (8.29%) Performance Tuning
29 81 (8.19%) SharePoint

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 81 (8.19%) SharePoint
2 32 (3.24%) IIS
3 23 (2.33%) SAS
4 17 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (1.42%) Apache Pig
6 12 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.71%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.30%) Documentum
9 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.30%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.30%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.20%) Confluence
10 2 (0.20%) Mule
10 2 (0.20%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.10%) GemFire
11 1 (0.10%) Moodle
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 191 (19.31%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.63%) MS Office
3 17 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.71%) MS Project
5 5 (0.51%) SPSS
6 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.10%) Mingle
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (3.94%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.10%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) SystmOne
5 1 (0.10%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 67 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.21%) Boomi
4 10 (1.01%) IaaS
4 10 (1.01%) PaaS
5 7 (0.71%) Data Lake Analytics
6 5 (0.51%) Office 365
7 4 (0.40%) SaaS
8 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.10%) CallidusCloud
10 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.42%) Firewall
2 9 (0.91%) Internet
2 9 (0.91%) SAN
3 4 (0.40%) DMZ
4 3 (0.30%) Intranet
5 2 (0.20%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.10%) FTP
6 1 (0.10%) Network Security
6 1 (0.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 877 (88.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 837 (84.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 750 (75.83%) SQL Server
4 493 (49.85%) Data Warehouse
5 240 (24.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 144 (14.56%) Power BI
7 142 (14.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 140 (14.16%) SQL Server 2014
9 117 (11.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 101 (10.21%) OLAP
11 77 (7.79%) QlikView
12 64 (6.47%) SQL Server 2016
13 47 (4.75%) Relational Database
14 46 (4.65%) Big Data
15 43 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
16 33 (3.34%) Oracle Database
17 31 (3.13%) Hadoop
18 29 (2.93%) BusinessObjects
18 29 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
19 24 (2.43%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 104 (10.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 62 (6.27%) Visual Studio
3 27 (2.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 9 (0.91%) Jenkins
4 9 (0.91%) TeamCity
5 8 (0.81%) Subversion
6 6 (0.61%) JIRA
6 6 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (0.40%) NUnit
7 4 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.30%) Maven
8 3 (0.30%) Moq
8 3 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.20%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.20%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.20%) JUnit
9 2 (0.20%) Mockito
9 2 (0.20%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 224 (22.65%) Finance
2 93 (9.40%) Banking
3 66 (6.67%) Advertising
4 48 (4.85%) Retail
5 22 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 19 (1.92%) Legal
7 17 (1.72%) Marketing
7 17 (1.72%) Retail Banking
8 14 (1.42%) Front Office
9 12 (1.21%) Corporate Banking
10 9 (0.91%) Back Office
10 9 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.81%) Law
11 8 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.51%) Billing
13 3 (0.30%) Games
13 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.30%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.20%) Local Government
14 2 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 611 (61.78%) Developer
2 299 (30.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 260 (26.29%) SQL Developer
4 147 (14.86%) SSIS Developer
5 121 (12.23%) SSAS Developer
6 111 (11.22%) Analyst
7 110 (11.12%) SSRS Developer
8 102 (10.31%) SQL BI Developer
9 90 (9.10%) DBA
10 86 (8.70%) Business Developer
11 74 (7.48%) SQL DBA
12 73 (7.38%) ETL Developer
13 69 (6.98%) SQL Server Developer
14 67 (6.77%) Architect
15 62 (6.27%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 59 (5.97%) Consultant
17 51 (5.16%) Microsoft BI Developer
18 48 (4.85%) Microsoft Developer
19 41 (4.15%) Senior Developer
19 41 (4.15%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (15.07%) .NET
2 143 (14.46%) MDX
3 37 (3.74%) ASP.NET
4 27 (2.73%) .NET Framework
5 26 (2.63%) XML
6 25 (2.53%) HTML
6 25 (2.53%) Web Services
7 23 (2.33%) Entity Framework
8 19 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (1.92%) jQuery
9 14 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 12 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (1.21%) WCF
11 11 (1.11%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (1.11%) WPF
12 10 (1.01%) REST
12 10 (1.01%) Unity DI Container
13 8 (0.81%) CSS
13 8 (0.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 100 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (6.37%) Visualisation
3 42 (4.25%) Management Information System
4 32 (3.24%) NHS
5 27 (2.73%) Data Integration
6 26 (2.63%) Replication
7 24 (2.43%) Clustering
8 17 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 17 (1.72%) Data Extraction
8 17 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
9 11 (1.11%) Equities
9 11 (1.11%) Fixed Income
10 10 (1.01%) Data Structures
11 9 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.71%) Credit Risk
12 7 (0.71%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.61%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.51%) Oracle Licensing
14 5 (0.51%) Reference Data
14 5 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (7.79%) Windows
2 35 (3.54%) Linux
3 26 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 14 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.31%) Unix
6 11 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.30%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.30%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.20%) Solaris
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (67.85%) Business Intelligence
2 366 (37.01%) ETL
3 139 (14.05%) Kimball Methodology
4 124 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (11.93%) Data Modelling
6 86 (8.70%) Analytics
7 82 (8.29%) Performance Tuning
8 73 (7.38%) Migration
9 72 (7.28%) Data Analysis
10 60 (6.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 51 (5.16%) ETL Development
12 48 (4.85%) Data Management
13 43 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
14 40 (4.04%) CRM
15 37 (3.74%) Data Visualisation
15 37 (3.74%) MVC
16 35 (3.54%) Scrum
17 34 (3.44%) Data Migration
17 34 (3.44%) ERP
17 34 (3.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 734 (74.22%) SQL
2 373 (37.71%) T-SQL
3 136 (13.75%) C#
4 47 (4.75%) PowerShell
5 45 (4.55%) VBA
6 35 (3.54%) JavaScript
7 29 (2.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 22 (2.22%) VB.NET
9 21 (2.12%) PL/SQL
10 19 (1.92%) Java
11 17 (1.72%) Shell Script
11 17 (1.72%) VB
12 13 (1.31%) Python
13 12 (1.21%) Scala
14 11 (1.11%) VBScript
15 10 (1.01%) C
16 8 (0.81%) R
17 6 (0.61%) C++
17 6 (0.61%) PHP
18 5 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 72 (7.28%) Degree
2 31 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 30 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.52%) MCSE
6 8 (0.81%) MCSA
7 7 (0.71%) MCSD
8 6 (0.61%) MCITP
8 6 (0.61%) MCTS
9 5 (0.51%) CCNA
9 5 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.51%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.51%) PMP
10 4 (0.40%) HNC
10 4 (0.40%) HND
10 4 (0.40%) MCDBA
11 3 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.30%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.20%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.93%) Data Quality
2 22 (2.22%) QA
3 6 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.61%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.30%) MiFID
5 2 (0.20%) SLA
6 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 14 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (0.81%) Control-M
3 6 (0.61%) Data Guard
3 6 (0.61%) SCOM
4 4 (0.40%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.20%) CloudHub
6 2 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.10%) Puppet
7 1 (0.10%) SCCM
7 1 (0.10%) Simpana
Vendors
1 504 (50.96%) Microsoft
2 100 (10.11%) Oracle
3 78 (7.89%) Tableau
4 26 (2.63%) VMware
5 22 (2.22%) Cognos
5 22 (2.22%) SAP
6 20 (2.02%) Teradata
7 15 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
8 12 (1.21%) Cloudera
8 12 (1.21%) Dell
8 12 (1.21%) Hortonworks
9 11 (1.11%) Informatica
10 9 (0.91%) GoldenSource
10 9 (0.91%) IFS
11 7 (0.71%) Vertica
12 6 (0.61%) RedGate
13 5 (0.51%) Ab Initio
13 5 (0.51%) Sybase
14 4 (0.40%) Citrix
14 4 (0.40%) JD Edwards
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