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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 77 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 35 36 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.53% 1.60% 2.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.26% 7.69% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 26
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -14.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £340 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £175.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-85.71% +845.94%
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
482 468 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.06% 20.84% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 257 239
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 18
Average hourly rate £28.69 £17.48 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.17% -0.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £35.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +1 17 £423 +57.94% 8
Solihull +9 2 - - 1
Warwickshire -7 2 £275 +29.41% 3
Staffordshire -8 2 £300 -4.00% 3
Worcestershire - - - -
Coventry - - - - 1
Walsall - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Shropshire - - - - 6
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 78 (97.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 75 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 56 (70.00%) SQL
5 38 (47.50%) Microsoft
6 36 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (42.50%) T-SQL
8 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
9 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (22.50%) .NET
11 17 (21.25%) SharePoint
11 17 (21.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (17.50%) CRM
12 14 (17.50%) C#
13 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (16.25%) MDX
14 12 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
14 12 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
14 12 (15.00%) Migration
14 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (13.75%) Finance
15 11 (13.75%) ETL
15 11 (13.75%) OLAP
15 11 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (12.50%) Windows
16 10 (12.50%) Data Modelling
16 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (12.50%) Replication
16 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 17 (21.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.25%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.25%) Maximo
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (97.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 75 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 20 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (21.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (13.75%) OLAP
6 11 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (8.75%) OLAP Cube
9 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Power View
10 4 (5.00%) QlikView
11 3 (3.75%) MS Access
12 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
13 1 (1.25%) SSDT
13 1 (1.25%) Data Mart
13 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (1.25%) SAP Data Services
13 1 (1.25%) OLTP
13 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
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
2 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.50%) NUnit
2 2 (2.50%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.25%) Billing
3 1 (1.25%) Automotive
3 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (56.25%) Developer
2 20 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 17 (21.25%) Architect
4 16 (20.00%) Analyst
4 16 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Data Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Business Developer
7 5 (6.25%) DBA
7 5 (6.25%) Data Architect
8 4 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.00%) SQL DBA
8 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Integration Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) .NET
2 13 (16.25%) 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%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.50%) NHibernate
7 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Replication
1 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.75%) Open Source
4 2 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.50%) NHS
4 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) Economics
5 1 (1.25%) Statistics
5 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.25%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (17.50%) CRM
3 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.00%) Migration
5 11 (13.75%) ETL
6 10 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (11.25%) Data Migration
8 6 (7.50%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.75%) Validation
10 3 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 2 (2.50%) Dimensional Modelling
11 2 (2.50%) Scrum
11 2 (2.50%) Data Cleansing
11 2 (2.50%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (2.50%) BDD
11 2 (2.50%) ATDD
11 2 (2.50%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.00%) SQL
2 34 (42.50%) T-SQL
3 14 (17.50%) C#
4 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (2.50%) X++
7 1 (1.25%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.25%) MCTS
1 1 (1.25%) MCITP
1 1 (1.25%) Degree
1 1 (1.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.50%) SAP
4 2 (2.50%) Tableau
5 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.25%) CODA
5 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £180 - 260 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Stafford
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £480 - £551 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago