Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 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)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 46 77
Rank change year-on-year -10 +31 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 3 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.49% 1.28% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.85% 4.76% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Cardiff median daily rate - £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.77% -23.53%
South Wales median daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year +11.91% -3.77% -23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - £16.80

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 Cardiff with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 162 147 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 26.51% 26.97% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 118 235
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +14.81% +1.89%
10th Percentile £181 £203 £230
90th Percentile £450 £550 £438
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £18.75 £27.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.56% -25.00% +157.14%
South Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £56.25 £29.75
% change year-on-year -66.67% +89.08% +105.17%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Cardiff

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ETL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle