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 29 June 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)
Cheshire > Chester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 25 32
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 0 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - 6.73% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 18.29% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 1
Chester median daily rate - £413 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +47.84%  
Cheshire median daily rate £363 £413 £325
% change year-on-year -12.12% +26.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Chester median hourly rate - - £33.50
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £33.00

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 32 82 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 23.19% 36.77% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 164 67
Chester median daily rate £360 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.72% +3.12%  
10th Percentile £284 £286 £275
90th Percentile £525 £475 £545
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 20
Chester median hourly rate - £20.78 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.88%  
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.50 £20.78 £33.00
% change year-on-year -25.40% -37.03%  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft