The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Wales region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 70 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.38% 0.98% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.64% 4.07% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £33.75 £43.50
% change year-on-year
-31.85% -22.41%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
183 123 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.05% 24.17% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 87 84
Average daily rate £400 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 6
Average hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.37% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £40.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £40.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
SQL Server Analysis Services
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SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Wales region.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the Wales region.

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales -22 3 £325 -31.57% 4
West Wales - - - -
North Wales - - - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
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SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) ETL
3 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (50.00%) OLAP
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) MDX
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) Office 365
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) Star Schema
6 3 (37.50%) IBM
6 3 (37.50%) DataStage
7 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (12.50%) SPSS
8 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
8 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
8 1 (12.50%) Degree
8 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (12.50%) ITIL
8 1 (12.50%) Finance

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) OLAP
5 3 (37.50%) Star Schema
5 3 (37.50%) DataStage
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) IBM