The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Microsoft Analysis Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Analysis Services over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Analysis Services
London / City of London
Rank 150 152 176
Rank change year-on-year +2 +24  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 3 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.10% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.38% 0.98% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 15
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £339 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £483 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +0.32% -6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.10

Microsoft 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 the City of London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 797 918 1253
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 26.61% 27.92% 24.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 743 972
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £332 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £22.34 £31.29 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.60% -13.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

Microsoft Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Analysis Services in the City of London

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in the City of London

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Analysis Services in the City of London

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in the City of London

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft Analysis Services.

1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) MDX
5 2 (33.33%) QlikView
5 2 (33.33%) Data Mart
5 2 (33.33%) OLAP
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Tableau
5 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
5 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (33.33%) Power BI
5 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (33.33%) Data Mart
5 2 (33.33%) OLAP
5 2 (33.33%) Power BI
5 2 (33.33%) QlikView
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (16.67%) Data Lake
6 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (16.67%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Tableau