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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 73 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 43 38 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.68% 1.73% 1.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.10% 8.68% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 30
Average daily rate
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£350 £306 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £349 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £104.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-75.96% +494.28%
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
531 438 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.74% 19.99% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 267 240
Average daily rate £375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 18
Average hourly rate £25.00 £11.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £55.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

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 27 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 27 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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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 -1 18 £375 +20.00% 8
Solihull +4 2 - - 3
Coventry +2 2 £310 - 7
Staffordshire -11 2 £300 -6.25% 3
Warwickshire -7 1 £275 +29.41% 3
Walsall - 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 2
Shropshire - - - - 3
Worcestershire - - - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 81 (95.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 79 (92.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (72.94%) SQL
4 60 (70.59%) SQL Server
5 43 (50.59%) Microsoft
6 37 (43.53%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (42.35%) T-SQL
8 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
9 19 (22.35%) .NET
10 18 (21.18%) SharePoint
11 16 (18.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (18.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (18.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (17.65%) CRM
13 14 (16.47%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (16.47%) ETL
13 14 (16.47%) Finance
13 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (15.29%) MDX
14 13 (15.29%) Dynamics AX
14 13 (15.29%) Migration
14 13 (15.29%) C#
15 12 (14.12%) Dynamics CRM
15 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (11.76%) Oracle
16 10 (11.76%) OLAP
16 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (11.76%) Replication
17 9 (10.59%) Windows
17 9 (10.59%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 18 (21.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.59%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (14.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.18%) Maximo
4 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (95.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 79 (92.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 16 (18.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (18.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (16.47%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (11.76%) OLAP
7 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (8.24%) OLAP Cube
9 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Power View
9 6 (7.06%) SSDT
10 3 (3.53%) MS Access
10 3 (3.53%) QlikView
11 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.18%) OLTP
12 1 (1.18%) Snowflake Schema
12 1 (1.18%) Star Schema
12 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.35%) NuGet
2 2 (2.35%) NCover
2 2 (2.35%) StyleCop
2 2 (2.35%) MSTest
2 2 (2.35%) NDepend
2 2 (2.35%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.35%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.35%) ReSharper
2 2 (2.35%) NUnit
3 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Advertising
3 1 (1.18%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Automotive
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 49 (57.65%) Developer
2 25 (29.41%) SQL Developer
3 17 (20.00%) Architect
4 15 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Data Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.06%) DBA
7 5 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.88%) SQL DBA
8 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Integration Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.35%) .NET
2 13 (15.29%) MDX
3 8 (9.41%) WCF
3 8 (9.41%) Web Services
4 7 (8.24%) WF
4 7 (8.24%) REST
5 6 (7.06%) XSLT
6 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.35%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.35%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Replication
2 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.53%) NHS
4 3 (3.53%) Open Source
5 2 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) Economics
6 1 (1.18%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.18%) Statistics
6 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.53%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (17.65%) CRM
3 14 (16.47%) ETL
3 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.29%) Migration
5 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.59%) Data Modelling
6 9 (10.59%) Data Migration
7 7 (8.24%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (7.06%) Data Transformation
8 6 (7.06%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) Validation
9 3 (3.53%) Logistics
9 3 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.35%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (2.35%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 2 (2.35%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (2.35%) ATDD
10 2 (2.35%) BDD
10 2 (2.35%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 62 (72.94%) SQL
2 36 (42.35%) T-SQL
3 13 (15.29%) C#
4 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.53%) X++
6 3 (3.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.18%) MCTS
1 1 (1.18%) MCITP
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (10.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (50.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (2.35%) Tableau
4 1 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.18%) CODA
4 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.18%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
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