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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 72 74 77
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 42 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.80% 1.17% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.95% 5.26% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 13
Average daily rate
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£340 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £252 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £337 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £23.72 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+91.82% -36.74%
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
422 475 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.13% 22.27% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 269 244
Average daily rate £350 £310 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £465 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 17
Average hourly rate £28.69 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.48 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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
Coventry - 11 £345 - 2
Birmingham -6 9 £340 +11.47% 2
Walsall - 3 £285 -
Solihull +5 2 £400 -
Staffordshire -3 2 £261 -5.00% 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £350 -
Warwickshire - 1 - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
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 19 December 2014, 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 58 (95.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 56 (91.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (78.69%) SQL Server
4 47 (77.05%) SQL
5 30 (49.18%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (40.98%) T-SQL
7 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
8 19 (31.15%) .NET
9 16 (26.23%) C#
9 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
11 13 (21.31%) Migration
12 10 (16.39%) SharePoint
12 10 (16.39%) OLAP
12 10 (16.39%) WCF
12 10 (16.39%) MDX
13 9 (14.75%) Data Migration
13 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (14.75%) Web Services
14 8 (13.11%) CRM
14 8 (13.11%) WF
14 8 (13.11%) Dynamics CRM
14 8 (13.11%) REST
14 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (11.48%) XSLT
15 7 (11.48%) Oracle
16 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (16.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.56%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (95.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 56 (91.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (78.69%) SQL Server
4 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (16.39%) OLAP
7 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (9.84%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Power View
11 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.64%) DTS
12 1 (1.64%) OLTP
12 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.64%) Snowflake Schema
12 1 (1.64%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.28%) NuGet
2 2 (3.28%) MSBuild
2 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.28%) NUnit
2 2 (3.28%) NCover
2 2 (3.28%) StyleCop
2 2 (3.28%) MSTest
2 2 (3.28%) NDepend
2 2 (3.28%) ReSharper
2 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Automotive
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (19.67%) SQL Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Business Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) DBA
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.92%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) .NET
2 10 (16.39%) WCF
2 10 (16.39%) MDX
3 9 (14.75%) Web Services
4 8 (13.11%) WF
4 8 (13.11%) REST
5 7 (11.48%) XSLT
6 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.92%) XML
8 2 (3.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (3.28%) NHibernate
8 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.64%) CSS
9 1 (1.64%) jQuery
9 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) NHS
2 3 (4.92%) Open Source
2 3 (4.92%) Replication
3 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.64%) Statistics
4 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.64%) Economics
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (21.31%) Migration
3 9 (14.75%) Data Migration
3 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.11%) CRM
5 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
5 6 (9.84%) ETL
6 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.92%) Validation
9 2 (3.28%) Analytics
9 2 (3.28%) ATDD
9 2 (3.28%) BDD
9 2 (3.28%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.28%) Scrum
9 2 (3.28%) Workflow
9 2 (3.28%) TDD
9 2 (3.28%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 47 (77.05%) SQL
2 25 (40.98%) T-SQL
3 16 (26.23%) C#
4 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.64%) VBA
6 1 (1.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) Oracle
3 6 (9.84%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.64%) CODA
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