The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 66 79 67
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 42 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.94% 1.44% 2.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.19% 6.61% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 21
Average daily rate
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£363 £255 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.15% -20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £214 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £324 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £33.84 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.86% +12.80%
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
412 454 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.05% 21.79% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 255 235
Average daily rate £363 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 16
Average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.07% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £17.09 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server Analysis Services Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server 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 SQL Server Analysis Services across the West Midlands region.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Analysis Services Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SQL Server 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 SQL Server Analysis Services across the West Midlands region.

SQL Server Analysis Services Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server 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 SQL Server Analysis Services within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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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
Birmingham +4 16 £375 +39.53% 3
Coventry - 4 £333 - 1
Solihull +5 2 £400 - 1
Staffordshire +4 2 £280 +1.81% 1
Warwickshire -2 2 £275 +29.41% 3
Walsall - 1 £225 -
Wolverhampton - - - - 3
Shropshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 77 (96.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 75 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (78.75%) SQL Server
4 57 (71.25%) SQL
5 39 (48.75%) Microsoft
6 36 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (43.75%) T-SQL
8 24 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (23.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
11 18 (22.50%) .NET
12 16 (20.00%) CRM
13 15 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
14 14 (17.50%) C#
15 13 (16.25%) Windows
15 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (15.00%) Migration
16 12 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
16 12 (15.00%) MDX
16 12 (15.00%) OLAP
16 12 (15.00%) Finance
16 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
18 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 10 (12.50%) Replication
19 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
19 9 (11.25%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 18 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.75%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (96.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 75 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (78.75%) SQL Server
4 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (23.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (15.00%) OLAP
7 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (8.75%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (5.00%) QlikView
10 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Power View
11 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (3.75%) MS Access
12 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
13 1 (1.25%) SSDT
13 1 (1.25%) SAP Data Services
13 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (1.25%) Data Mart
13 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.50%) NUnit
2 2 (2.50%) ReSharper
2 2 (2.50%) NCover
2 2 (2.50%) StyleCop
2 2 (2.50%) MSTest
2 2 (2.50%) NDepend
2 2 (2.50%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.50%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.50%) NuGet
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.25%) Billing
3 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (55.00%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 16 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 15 (18.75%) Analyst
4 15 (18.75%) Architect
5 9 (11.25%) Data Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.75%) Business Developer
7 5 (6.25%) DBA
8 4 (5.00%) Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.00%) SQL DBA
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (3.75%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Integration Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) .NET
2 12 (15.00%) MDX
3 9 (11.25%) WCF
3 9 (11.25%) Web Services
4 8 (10.00%) WF
4 8 (10.00%) REST
5 7 (8.75%) XSLT
6 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.50%) XML
7 2 (2.50%) NHibernate
7 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.50%) Replication
3 4 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.75%) Open Source
4 3 (3.75%) NHS
5 2 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.25%) Statistics
6 1 (1.25%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (20.00%) CRM
3 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.00%) Migration
5 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.25%) Data Migration
5 9 (11.25%) ETL
6 8 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.50%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.75%) Validation
9 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.50%) ITIL
10 2 (2.50%) Logistics
10 2 (2.50%) TDD
10 2 (2.50%) Pair Programming
10 2 (2.50%) Workflow
10 2 (2.50%) Scrum
10 2 (2.50%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (2.50%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 57 (71.25%) SQL
2 35 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 14 (17.50%) C#
4 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (2.50%) X++
6 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.25%) VBA
7 1 (1.25%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) Degree
1 1 (1.25%) MCITP
1 1 (1.25%) MCTS
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (48.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.50%) SAP
4 2 (2.50%) Tableau
5 1 (1.25%) CODA
5 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
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