Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 72 56
Rank change year-on-year +3 -16 +12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 23 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.47% 1.89% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.96% 8.90% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 18
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -9.86% +40.87%
10th Percentile £337 £253 £293
90th Percentile £538 £568 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
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 289 326 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.49% 21.28% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 207 154
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £265 £278 £220
90th Percentile £500 £525 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £18.39 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.32% +3.61% +36.54%
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.16 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +75.52% -11.25% +14.29%

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 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 (95.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 18 (78.26%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
6 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
7 10 (43.48%) ETL
8 8 (34.78%) Finance
8 8 (34.78%) Power BI
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
10 6 (26.09%) MDX
11 5 (21.74%) Time Management
11 5 (21.74%) Analytics
11 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
11 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (17.39%) Data Visualisation
12 4 (17.39%) Business Analytics
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (17.39%) Use Case
12 4 (17.39%) FMCG
12 4 (17.39%) Information Management
12 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
12 4 (17.39%) Workflow
13 3 (13.04%) CRM

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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
4 8 (34.78%) Power BI
5 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (13.04%) OLAP
9 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
10 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
10 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (4.35%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
10 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Architect
6 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Architect
6 3 (13.04%) SQL BI Developer
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.70%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (8.70%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (8.70%) T-SQL Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Power BI Developer
8 1 (4.35%) SSAS Developer
8 1 (4.35%) SSIS Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) SSRS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) MDX
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
4 1 (4.35%) DHTML
4 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) FMCG
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) HPUX
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (43.48%) ETL
3 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
4 5 (21.74%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Time Management
4 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
5 4 (17.39%) Business Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (17.39%) Information Management
5 4 (17.39%) Use Case
5 4 (17.39%) Workflow
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) ERP
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.70%) COBIT
3 1 (4.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) Capita
3 1 (4.35%) Informatica
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) VMware