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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 70 77 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 45 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.88% 1.32% 1.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.34% 6.24% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 14
Average daily rate
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£333 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £400 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+65.45% -26.66%
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
435 433 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.13% 21.16% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 243 248
Average daily rate £350 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £473 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 19
Average hourly rate £28.69 £24.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.54% -21.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.10 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -10.56%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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
Birmingham 0 12 £305 - 3
Coventry - 12 £345 - 5
Walsall - 3 £285 -
Wolverhampton -2 2 £350 -
Warwickshire -4 2 - - 3
Staffordshire -7 2 £261 +4.50% 6
Solihull - 2 £400 - 2
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Shropshire - - - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 69 (95.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 66 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (77.78%) SQL
4 54 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 42 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (36.11%) T-SQL
7 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
8 22 (30.56%) .NET
9 20 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (22.22%) C#
11 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (19.44%) Migration
13 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 12 (16.67%) SharePoint
13 12 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (15.28%) OLAP
14 11 (15.28%) MDX
15 10 (13.89%) WCF
15 10 (13.89%) Data Migration
15 10 (13.89%) MicroStrategy
16 9 (12.50%) Oracle
16 9 (12.50%) Web Services
17 8 (11.11%) ETL
17 8 (11.11%) WF
17 8 (11.11%) REST
18 7 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
18 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
18 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (9.72%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 12 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (95.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 66 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 20 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (15.28%) OLAP
8 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
8 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
11 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Power View
11 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (4.17%) Star Schema
11 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (2.78%) MS Access
13 1 (1.39%) SSDT
13 1 (1.39%) SAP Data Services
13 1 (1.39%) ZAP BI
13 1 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) NUnit
2 2 (2.78%) ReSharper
2 2 (2.78%) NCover
2 2 (2.78%) StyleCop
2 2 (2.78%) MSTest
2 2 (2.78%) NDepend
2 2 (2.78%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.78%) NuGet
2 2 (2.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Advertising
3 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Automotive
4 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (61.11%) Developer
2 22 (30.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (25.00%) Analyst
4 15 (20.83%) SQL Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Business Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Architect
6 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Developer Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) Business Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Data Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Consultant
10 4 (5.56%) .NET Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Report Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) C# Developer
11 3 (4.17%) SQL DBA
11 3 (4.17%) DBA
12 2 (2.78%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) .NET
2 11 (15.28%) MDX
3 10 (13.89%) WCF
4 9 (12.50%) Web Services
5 8 (11.11%) WF
5 8 (11.11%) REST
6 7 (9.72%) XSLT
7 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.56%) XML
9 2 (2.78%) NHibernate
9 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.39%) jQuery
10 1 (1.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) NHS
3 3 (4.17%) Open Source
4 2 (2.78%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.39%) Statistics
5 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) Economics
5 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (19.44%) Migration
3 10 (13.89%) Data Migration
4 8 (11.11%) ETL
5 7 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.72%) CRM
6 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.56%) ERP
8 3 (4.17%) Validation
8 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.78%) ITIL
9 2 (2.78%) Workflow
9 2 (2.78%) TDD
9 2 (2.78%) Pair Programming
9 2 (2.78%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.78%) Scrum
9 2 (2.78%) Refactoring
9 2 (2.78%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (77.78%) SQL
2 26 (36.11%) T-SQL
3 16 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (5.56%) VBA
4 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.78%) VB
6 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.39%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) MicroStrategy
3 9 (12.50%) Oracle
4 5 (6.94%) SAP
5 1 (1.39%) Verint
5 1 (1.39%) Tableau
5 1 (1.39%) Peoplefluent
5 1 (1.39%) Capita
5 1 (1.39%) CODA
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