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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Rank 109 74 77
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 19 37 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 1.75% 1.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.26% 7.96% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 29
Average daily rate
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£334 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.64% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £210 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £536 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £31.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-37.79% -3.78%
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
446 465 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.35% 22.03% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 282 263
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 18
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.78 £37.00 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -4 11 £334 -21.47% 5
Warwickshire -9 2 - - 2
Staffordshire -2 1 - - 2
Coventry -7 1 - - 1
Worcestershire -8 1 - -
Solihull - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 76 (97.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 62 (79.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (75.64%) Business Intelligence
4 56 (71.79%) SQL Server
5 52 (66.67%) SQL
6 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 24 (30.77%) T-SQL
7 21 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (23.08%) OLAP
9 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (19.23%) MicroStrategy
10 15 (19.23%) .NET
11 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 12 (15.38%) SharePoint
12 12 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
13 10 (12.82%) MDX
13 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (11.54%) ETL
14 9 (11.54%) Migration
14 9 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (10.26%) Finance
15 8 (10.26%) ERP
16 7 (8.97%) NHS
16 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
17 6 (7.69%) C#
17 6 (7.69%) VBA
17 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
18 5 (6.41%) Windows
18 5 (6.41%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (97.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 62 (79.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (71.79%) SQL Server
4 21 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (23.08%) OLAP
6 18 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
9 4 (5.13%) ZAP BI
9 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
9 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (3.85%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (2.56%) Star Schema
11 2 (2.56%) OLTP
11 2 (2.56%) MS Access
11 2 (2.56%) DTS
12 1 (1.28%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (1.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Advertising
3 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Billing
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Developer
2 31 (39.74%) Analyst
3 28 (35.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 22 (28.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 16 (20.51%) Business Analyst
6 15 (19.23%) Business Developer
7 10 (12.82%) SQL Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Report Analyst
9 7 (8.97%) Developer Analyst
10 6 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Data Analyst
11 5 (6.41%) Report Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Architect
12 4 (5.13%) DBA
12 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Architect
12 4 (5.13%) SQL DBA
13 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
13 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
14 2 (2.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.23%) .NET
2 10 (12.82%) MDX
3 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.13%) XML
4 4 (5.13%) WCF
5 2 (2.56%) WinForms
6 1 (1.28%) Spring
6 1 (1.28%) REST
6 1 (1.28%) WF
6 1 (1.28%) jQuery
6 1 (1.28%) XSLT
6 1 (1.28%) CSS
6 1 (1.28%) Web Services
6 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) NHS
2 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) UNIX
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (75.64%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (11.54%) ETL
2 9 (11.54%) Migration
2 9 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (10.26%) ERP
4 5 (6.41%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (5.13%) CRM
6 3 (3.85%) Change Control
6 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 3 (3.85%) ITIL
6 3 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 3 (3.85%) SOA
6 3 (3.85%) MVC
6 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.56%) Analytics
7 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.56%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (2.56%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.56%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (66.67%) SQL
2 24 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 6 (7.69%) C#
3 6 (7.69%) VBA
4 4 (5.13%) X++
5 3 (3.85%) VB
5 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.28%) VBScript
7 1 (1.28%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) SCOM
1 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.23%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (5.13%) SAP
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle
4 3 (3.85%) Tableau
5 1 (1.28%) Capita
5 1 (1.28%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.28%) Peoplefluent
5 1 (1.28%) Verint
5 1 (1.28%) NetApp
5 1 (1.28%) Dell
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