Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 77 78
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 17 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.15% 1.13% 1.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.84% 5.90% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 15
Birmingham median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £294 £289 £255
90th Percentile £525 £438 £418
West Midlands median daily rate £406 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +16.07% -2.78% +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 291 271 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 19.72% 19.11% 19.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 182 204
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -4.15% +4.33%
10th Percentile £289 £263 £286
90th Percentile £525 £500 £506
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £398
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.66% +12.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Birmingham median hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +36.84% +7.04%
10th Percentile £21.00 £18.35 £17.55
90th Percentile £23.00 £33.25 £22.05
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.00 £30.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year -30.58% +47.56% -3.53%

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 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 16 (94.12%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (82.35%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
6 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (47.06%) Power BI
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (35.29%) Retail
9 5 (29.41%) Finance
9 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
9 5 (29.41%) CSS
9 5 (29.41%) C#
9 5 (29.41%) HTML
9 5 (29.41%) .NET
9 5 (29.41%) Tableau
10 4 (23.53%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (23.53%) Visualisation
10 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
11 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
11 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
11 3 (17.65%) Analytics
11 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
11 3 (17.65%) Classic ASP
11 3 (17.65%) Windows

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 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (47.06%) Power BI
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 2 (11.76%) MS Access
6 2 (11.76%) OLAP
6 2 (11.76%) QlikView
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
7 1 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Legal
4 2 (11.76%) Automotive
4 2 (11.76%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Development DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
1 5 (29.41%) CSS
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
2 3 (17.65%) Ajax
2 3 (17.65%) Classic ASP
2 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) MDX
3 2 (11.76%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (23.53%) Visualisation
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (17.65%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Tableau
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Atlassian