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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 72 58
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 10 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.86% 1.24% 1.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.14% 6.15% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 12
Median daily rate £338 £165 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +104.54% -63.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £165 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £315 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -3.00% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £25.00

SQL Server Analysis Services is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 140 195 213
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 26.07% 20.08% 26.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 122 148
Median daily rate £388 £340 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.97% -22.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £509 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.54 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.27% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +23 2 £388 +24.00% 2
Chester - 1 - - 3
SQL Server Analysis Services
North West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (86.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (78.26%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
5 15 (65.22%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (56.52%) ETL
7 11 (47.83%) SQL
8 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
9 9 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (30.43%) Power BI
11 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
11 6 (26.09%) Finance
12 5 (21.74%) High Availability
12 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
12 5 (21.74%) MDX
12 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (17.39%) QlikView
13 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (17.39%) Local Government
13 4 (17.39%) Banking
13 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (17.39%) Database Mirroring
13 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (17.39%) Replication
13 4 (17.39%) IIS
13 4 (17.39%) Web Services
13 4 (17.39%) Windows

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) IIS
1 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (86.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
4 15 (65.22%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (30.43%) Power BI
6 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (17.39%) QlikView
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
9 1 (4.35%) MySQL
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 5 (21.74%) DBA
4 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
5 3 (13.04%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) ETL Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Power BI Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Tableau Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) MDX
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
1 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (56.52%) ETL
3 9 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) High Availability
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
7 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Tableau
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