The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Analysis Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Analysis Services over the 3 months to 25 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 West Midlands 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Analysis Services
Rank 111 98 103
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.65% 1.59% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £255 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £211 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £299 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £88.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-69.57% +153.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
424 440 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.51% 22.41% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 240 254
Average daily rate £320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 15
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.83% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £23.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £42.20 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Microsoft Analysis Services
England

Microsoft Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Microsoft Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Microsoft Analysis Services
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services across the West Midlands region.

Microsoft Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Microsoft Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services across the West Midlands region.

Microsoft Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Warwickshire -3 3 - - 1
Birmingham - 3 £275 -
Staffordshire +6 1 £325 -
Walsall - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Microsoft Analysis Services
England

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Analysis Services.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) ERP
6 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
6 3 (33.33%) SOA
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (33.33%) WCF
6 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) ZAP BI
7 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
7 2 (22.22%) Tableau
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
7 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (22.22%) MDX
7 2 (22.22%) Data Security
7 2 (22.22%) Migration
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 2 (22.22%) DTS
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Analysis Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) ZAP BI
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (22.22%) DTS
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (11.11%) OLAP
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Report Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) MDX
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
4 2 (22.22%) Data Security
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp