Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 August 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)
London > Central London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 168 183
Rank change year-on-year +55 +15 -13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 37 114 125
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 1.39% 1.36% 1.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.39% 5.08% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 90 109
Median daily rate £475 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.06% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £411 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £619
London median daily rate £490 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
London median hourly rate - £24.66 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +12.09% +2.33%

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 Central London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 687 2,245 2,364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 25.75% 26.85% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 1,789 1,864
Median daily rate £518 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £388 £363
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.09% -4.32%
10th Percentile £21.50 £20.00 £19.50
90th Percentile £39.25 £58.63 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year - +21.74% +5.85%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Central London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Central London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Central London over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Central London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Central London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services within the Central London region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +47 35 £475 -5.00% 8
SQL Server Analysis Services
London

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 Central London region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 31 (83.78%) SQL Server
1 31 (83.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (78.38%) SQL
3 28 (75.68%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (75.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
5 23 (62.16%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (56.76%) Power BI
6 21 (56.76%) Power Platform
7 18 (48.65%) T-SQL
8 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 13 (35.14%) Azure
9 12 (32.43%) C#
10 11 (29.73%) ETL
11 10 (27.03%) Kimball Methodology
12 9 (24.32%) Finance
12 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
13 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (18.92%) MDX
14 7 (18.92%) SDLC
14 7 (18.92%) DevOps
14 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (16.22%) Azure Data Factory
15 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (16.22%) Python
15 6 (16.22%) Windows
15 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
16 5 (13.51%) Unix
16 5 (13.51%) Sybase

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (56.76%) Power Platform
2 13 (35.14%) Azure
3 6 (16.22%) Azure Data Factory
4 5 (13.51%) AWS
5 1 (2.70%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.70%) NuGet
5 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
1 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (83.78%) SQL Server
1 31 (83.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (75.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (62.16%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (56.76%) Power BI
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (13.51%) PowerPivot
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (13.51%) SSDT
7 4 (10.81%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (8.11%) OLAP
9 2 (5.41%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.41%) Big Data
9 2 (5.41%) Data Lake
9 2 (5.41%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (5.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.70%) FishEye
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Developer
4 4 (10.81%) DBA
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.81%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Sybase DBA
5 3 (8.11%) Azure Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.11%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Power BI Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) MDX
2 4 (10.81%) .NET
3 3 (8.11%) Node.js
3 3 (8.11%) Vue.js
4 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.41%) JDBC
4 2 (5.41%) ODBC
4 2 (5.41%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.70%) COM
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) DCOM
5 1 (2.70%) SOAP
5 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Unix
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.41%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (29.73%) ETL
3 10 (27.03%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.92%) DevOps
5 7 (18.92%) SDLC
6 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.51%) Machine Learning
7 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.81%) Security Management
8 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
9 3 (8.11%) Analytics
9 3 (8.11%) Data Management
9 3 (8.11%) Database Security
9 3 (8.11%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (8.11%) Front End Development
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) T-SQL
3 12 (32.43%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 6 (16.22%) Python
6 5 (13.51%) R
7 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.81%) Korn
7 4 (10.81%) Perl
8 3 (8.11%) Java
9 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.70%) Groovy
10 1 (2.70%) MUMPS
10 1 (2.70%) VB
10 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.70%) VBA
10 1 (2.70%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Sybase
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.11%) EMC
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.70%) Databricks
5 1 (2.70%) Infragistics
5 1 (2.70%) Tableau