The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.97% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -3.00% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 Chester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 34 38 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 33.01% 25.17% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 24
Median daily rate £360 £344 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.72% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £441 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -  
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 Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Chester

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Chester

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 Chester region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Local Government
4 3 (50.00%) MDX
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (16.67%) Tableau
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau