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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 81 94 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 36 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.45% 0.91% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.35% 5.28% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 22
Average daily rate
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£375 £318 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -20.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £231 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-31.37% -32.00%
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
490 436 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.70% 17.22% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 273 279
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 £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 5
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.79% -15.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £32.15 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 August 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 28 August 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 +7 10 £438 +45.83% 4
Coventry - 6 £375 - 1
Warwickshire +3 3 £325 +40.54% 4
Solihull - 3 - - 1
Shropshire - 3 £279 -
Staffordshire -6 2 £363 - 3
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (91.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 76 (89.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (74.12%) Business Intelligence
4 58 (68.24%) SQL Server
5 55 (64.71%) SQL
6 42 (49.41%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
8 32 (37.65%) T-SQL
9 17 (20.00%) ETL
10 16 (18.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (16.47%) Finance
12 13 (15.29%) OLAP
13 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (11.76%) MDX
14 10 (11.76%) QlikView
14 10 (11.76%) PowerPivot
15 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (10.59%) OLAP Cube
15 9 (10.59%) Dimensional Modelling
15 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
16 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
16 8 (9.41%) Oracle
16 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
17 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
17 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (8.24%) .NET
17 7 (8.24%) NHS
17 7 (8.24%) Performance Tuning
17 7 (8.24%) Data Transformation

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) PowerPivot
2 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (91.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 76 (89.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (68.24%) SQL Server
4 42 (49.41%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (18.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (15.29%) OLAP
7 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (11.76%) QlikView
9 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (10.59%) OLAP Cube
10 6 (7.06%) SSDT
11 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Power View
12 3 (3.53%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (2.35%) MySQL
13 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
13 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
14 1 (1.18%) ZAP BI
14 1 (1.18%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.18%) Liquibase
3 1 (1.18%) Flyway
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Retail
3 5 (5.88%) Advertising
4 2 (2.35%) Back Office
4 2 (2.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (71.76%) Developer
2 29 (34.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 24 (28.24%) SQL Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Analyst
5 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Business Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Business Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.53%) DBA
10 3 (3.53%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.53%) Developer Analyst
11 2 (2.35%) MySQL Developer
11 2 (2.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 2 (2.35%) SQL Programmer
11 2 (2.35%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) MDX
2 7 (8.24%) .NET
3 4 (4.71%) HTML
4 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.35%) Web Services
5 2 (2.35%) XML
6 1 (1.18%) CSS
6 1 (1.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) NHS
2 3 (3.53%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.18%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.18%) Windows
1 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (74.12%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (20.00%) ETL
3 9 (10.59%) Dimensional Modelling
4 7 (8.24%) Data Transformation
4 7 (8.24%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.06%) Migration
6 5 (5.88%) CRM
6 5 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (4.71%) Master Data Management
7 4 (4.71%) Data Modelling
7 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.71%) Data Management
7 4 (4.71%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.53%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.35%) System Testing
9 2 (2.35%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.35%) Data Mapping
9 2 (2.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 55 (64.71%) SQL
2 32 (37.65%) T-SQL
3 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.71%) C#
6 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.35%) PHP
6 2 (2.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (2.35%) X++
7 1 (1.18%) Perl
7 1 (1.18%) VB
7 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) MCP
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 41 (48.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle
3 5 (5.88%) Netezza
3 5 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (2.35%) Tableau
4 2 (2.35%) Sage
5 1 (1.18%) Cognos
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