Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 134 160
Rank change year-on-year -18 +26 -23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 11 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.28% 0.75% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.55% 3.75% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 14
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £431 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +13.11% +17.31%
10th Percentile £358 £363 £304
90th Percentile £490 £494 £460
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.13% +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £32.13 -

SQL Server Analysis Services is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 710 801 734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.06% 19.95% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 481 406
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £281 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £589
South East median daily rate £448 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +11.74% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 25 34
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £14.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.52% +52.63% -45.71%
10th Percentile £10.78 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.38 £49.00 £15.20
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £26.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -12.50% +20.00%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Berkshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Berkshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Berkshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Berkshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -4 4 £500 - 2
Bracknell -1 3 £365 - 2
Reading -20 1 - - 4
SQL Server Analysis Services
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (72.73%) Data Lake
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
5 5 (45.45%) Tableau
5 5 (45.45%) Big Data
5 5 (45.45%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (45.45%) Analytics
5 5 (45.45%) Apache Spark
5 5 (45.45%) HDInsight
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (27.27%) Kafka
7 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (27.27%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
7 3 (27.27%) Power BI
7 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (18.18%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Data Lake
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (45.45%) Big Data
4 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
4 5 (45.45%) HDInsight
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) Cosmos DB
5 3 (27.27%) Power BI
5 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 2 (18.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Azure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SSIS Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) SSRS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (27.27%) Data Mapping
4 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (27.27%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) Data Science
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) R
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Tableau
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft