The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 60 57
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 7 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.14% 1.47% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% 7.74% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 7
Median daily rate £319 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £295 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -2.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year - +17.42%  

SQL Server Analysis Services is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 140 155 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 22.73% 19.02% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 106 116
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 20 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (63.64%) SQL
5 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (45.45%) ETL
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (22.73%) Power BI
9 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (22.73%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (22.73%) QlikView
9 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
10 4 (18.18%) OLAP
10 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
11 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
11 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
11 3 (13.64%) QA
11 3 (13.64%) MDX
11 3 (13.64%) Retail
11 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (9.09%) BDD
12 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (9.09%) TDD
12 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (4.55%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (22.73%) Power BI
7 5 (22.73%) QlikView
8 4 (18.18%) OLAP
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
11 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
11 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (22.73%) SSRS Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modeller
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Power BI Developer
5 2 (9.09%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.09%) SSAS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Cognos BI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior QlikView Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) MDX
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) DHTML
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) HPUX
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) BDD
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
6 1 (4.55%) Defect Management
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.55%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Cognos
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Informatica
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
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