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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 89 92 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 45 35 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.56% 1.31% 1.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.64% 5.66% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 31
Average daily rate £400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £306 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.85% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £27.30 £105.75
% change year-on-year
+41.94% -74.18%
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
678 618 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.55% 23.09% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 373 310
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.80 £51.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £32.30 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -7.71%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham +6 17 £375 +15.38% 1
Coventry +2 7 £388 +25.00% 2
Staffordshire +14 5 £475 +58.33% 4
Solihull -8 4 £418 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £381 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £250 - 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 92 (97.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 87 (92.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 78 (82.98%) Business Intelligence
4 76 (80.85%) SQL Server
5 66 (70.21%) SQL
6 56 (59.57%) Microsoft
7 44 (46.81%) T-SQL
8 38 (40.43%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (30.85%) ETL
11 27 (28.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (26.60%) SQL Server 2008
13 24 (25.53%) MDX
14 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
16 14 (14.89%) SQL Server 2014
17 13 (13.83%) Power BI
17 13 (13.83%) .NET
18 12 (12.77%) Finance
18 12 (12.77%) Data Modelling
18 12 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
19 11 (11.70%) SharePoint
19 11 (11.70%) Advertising
20 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
20 10 (10.64%) QlikView
20 10 (10.64%) C#
21 8 (8.51%) OLAP
21 8 (8.51%) Dynamics AX
21 8 (8.51%) Data Management
22 7 (7.45%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 11 (11.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
2 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (97.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 87 (92.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 76 (80.85%) SQL Server
4 38 (40.43%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (28.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (26.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 14 (14.89%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (13.83%) Power BI
10 10 (10.64%) QlikView
10 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (8.51%) OLAP
12 4 (4.26%) Big Data
13 3 (3.19%) Datazen
13 3 (3.19%) Informix
14 2 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
15 1 (1.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
15 1 (1.06%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.13%) Moq
3 1 (1.06%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (12.77%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Advertising
3 3 (3.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Automotive
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Games
5 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (74.47%) Developer
2 40 (42.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 32 (34.04%) SQL Developer
4 20 (21.28%) SSIS Developer
5 18 (19.15%) SSRS Developer
6 15 (15.96%) Business Developer
7 14 (14.89%) SSAS Developer
8 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Developer
9 12 (12.77%) T-SQL Developer
10 11 (11.70%) SQL BI Developer
11 9 (9.57%) Architect
12 7 (7.45%) DBA
12 7 (7.45%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 7 (7.45%) Microsoft BI Developer
12 7 (7.45%) SQL DBA
12 7 (7.45%) SQL Server BI Developer
13 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 6 (6.38%) Project Manager
14 4 (4.26%) .NET Developer
14 4 (4.26%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.53%) MDX
2 13 (13.83%) .NET
3 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.32%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.26%) WCF
6 3 (3.19%) REST
6 3 (3.19%) XML
6 3 (3.19%) XSD
6 3 (3.19%) XSLT
7 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.13%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.13%) jQuery
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.06%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (1.06%) COM
8 1 (1.06%) CSS
8 1 (1.06%) HTML
8 1 (1.06%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.06%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.26%) NHS
3 3 (3.19%) EPoS
3 3 (3.19%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.13%) Data Conversion
4 2 (2.13%) Replication
4 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.06%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (82.98%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (30.85%) ETL
4 12 (12.77%) Data Modelling
5 8 (8.51%) Data Management
6 7 (7.45%) Data Migration
6 7 (7.45%) Master Data Management
6 7 (7.45%) Migration
6 7 (7.45%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (7.45%) SOA
7 5 (5.32%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (5.32%) OO
8 4 (4.26%) Complex ETL
8 4 (4.26%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.26%) EAI
8 4 (4.26%) UML
9 3 (3.19%) Analytics
9 3 (3.19%) Data Architecture
9 3 (3.19%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (3.19%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 66 (70.21%) SQL
2 44 (46.81%) T-SQL
3 10 (10.64%) C#
4 7 (7.45%) X++
5 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.13%) C
8 2 (2.13%) Java
9 1 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.06%) VB
9 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.13%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 56 (59.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle
3 2 (2.13%) Kronos
3 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.13%) Tableau
4 1 (1.06%) Cognos
4 1 (1.06%) SAP
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