Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 February 2020 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 174 149
Rank change year-on-year +32 -25 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 49 84 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.04% 1.24% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 4.98% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 62 92
City of London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £320 £401
90th Percentile £562 £562 £538
Central London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £22.33 - £21.50
10th Percentile £21.17 - £20.75
90th Percentile £23.50 - £22.25
Central London median hourly rate £22.33 - £21.50

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,076 1,686 1,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.87% 24.89% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 1,355 1,466
City of London median daily rate £513 £530 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.30% +0.95% +10.53%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £363
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.09 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.60% +34.87% -18.32%
10th Percentile £22.17 £28.13 £19.37
90th Percentile £35.13 £71.47 £48.76
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £27.50
% change year-on-year -5.63% +34.87% -18.32%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the City of London

SQL Server 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 SQL Server Analysis Services in the City of London.

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

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

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

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

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

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. 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
Moorgate - 1 - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 43 (87.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 40 (81.63%) SQL Server
3 39 (79.59%) SQL
4 34 (69.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (67.35%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
7 23 (46.94%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (44.90%) Power BI
8 22 (44.90%) Power Platform
9 21 (42.86%) T-SQL
10 20 (40.82%) .NET
11 19 (38.78%) C#
12 16 (32.65%) Finance
12 16 (32.65%) MDX
12 16 (32.65%) Azure
13 12 (24.49%) ETL
14 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
15 9 (18.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 8 (16.33%) Azure SQL Database
16 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2016
16 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 7 (14.29%) Banking
17 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (14.29%) Python
18 6 (12.24%) Data Lake
18 6 (12.24%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 6 (12.24%) DevOps
19 5 (10.20%) Kimball Methodology
19 5 (10.20%) Analytics
19 5 (10.20%) Azure Data Factory

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring 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 2 (4.08%) DataSynapse
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 22 (44.90%) Power Platform
2 16 (32.65%) Azure
3 5 (10.20%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (4.08%) Azure Functions
4 2 (4.08%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (4.08%) GitHub
4 2 (4.08%) Serverless
5 1 (2.04%) IaaS
5 1 (2.04%) NuGet
5 1 (2.04%) Office 365
5 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (87.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 40 (81.63%) SQL Server
3 34 (69.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (46.94%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (44.90%) Power BI
6 8 (16.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (12.24%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 6 (12.24%) Data Lake
8 5 (10.20%) OLAP
9 4 (8.16%) Biml
10 3 (6.12%) DTS
10 3 (6.12%) Essbase
10 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
10 3 (6.12%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (6.12%) PowerPivot
10 3 (6.12%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (4.08%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) MSBuild
4 2 (4.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) GitLab
5 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.04%) Maven
5 1 (2.04%) MSI
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.04%) WiX
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Law
3 2 (4.08%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (77.55%) Developer
2 23 (46.94%) SQL Developer
3 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (24.49%) SSIS Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.24%) SQL BI Developer
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Developer
5 6 (12.24%) SSAS Developer
6 5 (10.20%) SSRS Developer
7 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.12%) Azure Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) React Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) .NET
2 16 (32.65%) MDX
3 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.12%) React
5 2 (4.08%) XBRL
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.04%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Fat Client
1 3 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (6.12%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Credit Risk
2 2 (4.08%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.04%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) Online Games
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) CentOS
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (24.49%) ETL
3 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.24%) DevOps
5 5 (10.20%) Analytics
5 5 (10.20%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.16%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (6.12%) Machine Learning
7 3 (6.12%) SDLC
7 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
7 3 (6.12%) Wealth Management
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.08%) Database Optimisation
8 2 (4.08%) ERD
8 2 (4.08%) ETL Development
8 2 (4.08%) Fintech
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) SQL
2 21 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 19 (38.78%) C#
4 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
5 9 (18.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 7 (14.29%) Python
7 4 (8.16%) VB
7 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.08%) R
9 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.04%) Java
10 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) MCITP
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
2 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) Ansible
3 1 (2.04%) Control-M
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Databricks
3 4 (8.16%) Tableau
4 3 (6.12%) Hyperion
4 3 (6.12%) Sybase
5 2 (4.08%) AppDynamics
5 2 (4.08%) Splunk
5 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) Cognos
6 1 (2.04%) F5
6 1 (2.04%) Infragistics
6 1 (2.04%) Reuters