Period
to 22 January 2019

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 6 months to 22 January 2019 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
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 73 74
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -19
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 18 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.34% 1.84% 1.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.76% 10.00% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 10
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £309 £325 £242
90th Percentile £484 £538 £580
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 232 290 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.29% 18.45% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 193 165
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £298 £265 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Birmingham median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £18.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.14% +92.36% +3.97%
10th Percentile £21.00 £35.00 £15.23
90th Percentile £62.90 £35.00 £21.41
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £30.91 £17.12
% change year-on-year +68.26% +80.52% -16.49%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

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 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (55.56%) SQL
5 10 (55.56%) ETL
6 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
7 7 (38.89%) Power BI
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (22.22%) Retail
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) MDX
9 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (11.11%) Analytics
10 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 2 (11.11%) ETL Development
10 2 (11.11%) Birst
10 2 (11.11%) Decision-Making
10 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation

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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (38.89%) Power BI
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (5.56%) OLAP
8 1 (5.56%) QlikView
8 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) MDX
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.56%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (55.56%) ETL
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (11.11%) Decision-Making
5 2 (11.11%) ETL Development
5 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Birst
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau