Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 163 161
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 -96
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 101 87 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.46% 1.27% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.69% 5.14% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 72 64
City of London median daily rate £475 £459 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.54% -1.34% -2.11%
10th Percentile £363 £401 £325
90th Percentile £619 £563 £554
Central London median daily rate £475 £459 £465
% change year-on-year +3.54% -1.34% +0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
City of London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.33% - -
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year +2.33% - -

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 1,775 1,694 1,683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.62% 24.69% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,397 1,349 1,334
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +2.70%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £688 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £460
% change year-on-year +2.44% +11.41% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 1
City of London median hourly rate £22.25 £27.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.09% -38.89% +80.00%
10th Percentile £19.50 £20.75 £42.50
90th Percentile £41.68 £33.25 £47.50
Central London median hourly rate £22.25 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -19.09% -38.89% +93.55%

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 21 October 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 90 (89.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 81 (80.20%) Business Intelligence
3 78 (77.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 75 (74.26%) SQL
5 65 (64.36%) SQL Server
6 52 (51.49%) Microsoft
7 46 (45.54%) Data Warehouse
7 46 (45.54%) Power BI
8 42 (41.58%) T-SQL
9 39 (38.61%) ETL
10 36 (35.64%) Finance
11 28 (27.72%) C#
12 17 (16.83%) .NET
12 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (15.84%) Visualisation
14 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 14 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (12.87%) Analytics
16 12 (11.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (10.89%) Migration
17 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Excel
18 10 (9.90%) Oracle
18 10 (9.90%) Visual Studio
18 10 (9.90%) MDX
18 10 (9.90%) Reinsurance
19 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2016
19 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
19 9 (8.91%) Data Quality
19 9 (8.91%) Web Development

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 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.97%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.98%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.99%) SAS
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.96%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) ReMetrica
1 2 (1.98%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.96%) IaaS
3 4 (3.96%) PaaS
4 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) BIG-IP
1 1 (0.99%) DMZ
1 1 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (0.99%) iSCSI
1 1 (0.99%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (89.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 78 (77.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (64.36%) SQL Server
4 46 (45.54%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (45.54%) Power BI
5 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (8.91%) OLAP
7 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (3.96%) Data Lake
10 4 (3.96%) DataStage
10 4 (3.96%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (3.96%) MS Access
10 4 (3.96%) PerformancePoint
10 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (2.97%) Biml
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.94%) Subversion
4 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.99%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.99%) NUnit
5 1 (0.99%) RStudio
5 1 (0.99%) Selenium
5 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.99%) Toad
5 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 36 (35.64%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Front Office
3 7 (6.93%) Banking
3 7 (6.93%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (77.23%) Developer
2 43 (42.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 25 (24.75%) SQL Developer
4 22 (21.78%) SSIS Developer
5 21 (20.79%) SSAS Developer
6 16 (15.84%) SSRS Developer
7 13 (12.87%) SQL BI Developer
8 10 (9.90%) Analyst
8 10 (9.90%) C# Developer
9 9 (8.91%) Business Developer
9 9 (8.91%) Senior Developer
9 9 (8.91%) T-SQL Developer
10 8 (7.92%) Power BI Developer
11 7 (6.93%) ETL Developer
12 6 (5.94%) .NET Developer
13 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 5 (4.95%) Data Analyst
13 5 (4.95%) Front Office Developer
13 5 (4.95%) Lead Developer
13 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.83%) .NET
2 10 (9.90%) MDX
3 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.93%) XML
5 6 (5.94%) WCF
6 5 (4.95%) WF
7 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (2.97%) Kafka
8 1 (0.99%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.99%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.99%) Angular 2
8 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.99%) COM
8 1 (0.99%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.99%) JSON
8 1 (0.99%) OAuth
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.99%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Reinsurance
2 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.92%) Market Risk
4 6 (5.94%) Data Structures
4 6 (5.94%) Grid Computing
5 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) Clustering
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.99%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.99%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.99%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) NHS
6 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.99%) Replication
6 1 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.99%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.98%) Windows
2 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (80.20%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (38.61%) ETL
3 16 (15.84%) Visualisation
4 14 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.87%) Analytics
6 11 (10.89%) Migration
7 9 (8.91%) Data Modelling
7 9 (8.91%) Web Development
8 8 (7.92%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (7.92%) ETL Development
8 8 (7.92%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (6.93%) Change Management
9 7 (6.93%) Data Management
10 6 (5.94%) Risk Analytics
10 6 (5.94%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.95%) Change Control
11 5 (4.95%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (4.95%) MVC
11 5 (4.95%) Release Management
11 5 (4.95%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 75 (74.26%) SQL
2 42 (41.58%) T-SQL
3 28 (27.72%) C#
4 12 (11.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.97%) Python
6 3 (2.97%) R
6 3 (2.97%) VBA
7 2 (1.98%) VB
8 1 (0.99%) C
8 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.99%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.97%) MCTS
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.98%) MCP
3 1 (0.99%) CCNA
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.99%) Degree
3 1 (0.99%) MCSD
3 1 (0.99%) MCSE
3 1 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.99%) PMP
3 1 (0.99%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.98%) Basel III
2 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Ansible
1 1 (0.99%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (0.99%) SCOM
1 1 (0.99%) SCOrch
1 1 (0.99%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 52 (51.49%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) Oracle
3 5 (4.95%) Tableau
4 4 (3.96%) IBM
5 2 (1.98%) Citrix
6 1 (0.99%) CA
6 1 (0.99%) F5
6 1 (0.99%) Symantec