Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 77 74
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 -19
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 17 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.20% 1.48% 1.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.72% 8.04% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 13
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -9.86%
10th Percentile £308 £337 £253
90th Percentile £484 £538 £568
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
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 253 286 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.80% 18.39% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 202 206
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £278
90th Percentile £550 £500 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £18.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.14% +90.32% +2.17%
10th Percentile £21.00 £35.00 £17.58
90th Percentile £62.90 £35.00 £21.77
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.75 £31.16 £17.75
% change year-on-year -17.35% +75.52% -11.25%

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 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) ETL
8 5 (29.41%) Power BI
8 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (23.53%) Retail
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
10 3 (17.65%) Finance
10 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (11.76%) Birst
11 2 (11.76%) Analytics
11 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
11 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
11 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel

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 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (29.41%) Power BI
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
7 1 (5.88%) OLAP
7 1 (5.88%) QlikView
7 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (5.88%) C# Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Power BI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (5.88%) MDX
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (41.18%) ETL
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Logistics
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Birst
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) Tableau