Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 April 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 62 98
Rank change year-on-year -38 +36 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 1 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.076% 1.69% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 7.03% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 13
Cheshire median daily rate - £388 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +61.46% -35.57%
North West median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - £28.25 -
North West median hourly rate - £28.25 -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 292 256 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 22.32% 23.99% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 186 257
Cheshire median daily rate £370 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.52% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £247
90th Percentile £625 £529 £538
North West median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 10
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.00 £21.25 £21.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -0.09% -40.92%
10th Percentile £12.13 £14.64 £14.80
90th Percentile £22.50 £44.38 £36.38
North West median hourly rate £49.00 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +78.18% -31.25% +18.45%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. 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
Knutsford - 1 - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
North West

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

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Spatial Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Spatial Data
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) C# Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec