Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 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
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 72 79
Rank change year-on-year +27 +7 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 12 26 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.04% 1.86% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.09% 9.00% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 26
Median daily rate £445 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £361 £308 £324
90th Percentile £558 £523 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -

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 132 289 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 22.45% 20.66% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 194 243
Median daily rate £475 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £321 £291 £294
90th Percentile £611 £575 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -9.09% +29.41%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +75.00% -14.89% -21.67%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (83.33%) Power BI
3 10 (83.33%) Power Platform
4 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) Python
5 7 (58.33%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Azure
6 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (50.00%) C#
6 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (41.67%) Tableau
8 4 (33.33%) Analytics
8 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (33.33%) Java
8 4 (33.33%) Product Backlog
9 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
9 3 (25.00%) Finance
9 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
10 2 (16.67%) Big Data
10 2 (16.67%) User Stories

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 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Power Platform
2 7 (58.33%) Azure
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (16.67%) Logic Apps
3 2 (16.67%) PaaS
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) Power BI
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Big Data
7 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
7 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (8.33%) OLAP
8 1 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Power BI Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Power BI Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Tableau Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Power BI Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) Product Backlog
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
6 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Data Management
7 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
7 2 (16.67%) Kanban
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) OWASP
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) SOA
7 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Tableau
3 2 (16.67%) Databricks