Period
to 29 September 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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 136 159
Rank change year-on-year +42 +23 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 28 98 101
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.56% 1.61% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.81% 6.25% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 78 88
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +4.68%
10th Percentile £419 £351 £321
90th Percentile £669 £649 £619
Central London median daily rate £475 £483 £469
% change year-on-year -1.55% +2.93% +3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £22.33 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.50% +2.33%
Central London median hourly rate - £22.33 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +1.50% +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 482 1,567 1,776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 26.81% 25.71% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 1,243 1,411
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £375 £388 £370
90th Percentile £683 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.57 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.46% +63.54% +4.84%
10th Percentile £20.90 £21.23 £19.50
90th Percentile £42.65 £70.10 £40.66
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.57 £27.25
% change year-on-year -21.46% +63.54% +4.84%

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

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the City of London.

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

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

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 21 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (71.43%) Power BI
4 20 (71.43%) Power Platform
5 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
6 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
6 13 (46.43%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (46.43%) Finance
7 10 (35.71%) Azure
8 9 (32.14%) C#
9 8 (28.57%) ETL
9 8 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (28.57%) Azure Data Factory
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (17.86%) Sybase
11 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
11 5 (17.86%) Unix
11 5 (17.86%) Windows
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
12 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
12 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 4 (14.29%) Perl
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle
12 4 (14.29%) Korn

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 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (71.43%) Power Platform
2 10 (35.71%) Azure
3 8 (28.57%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (7.14%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (7.14%) IaaS
5 1 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (3.57%) NuGet
5 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
1 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (71.43%) Power BI
2 20 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
4 13 (46.43%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (10.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (10.71%) Data Lake
9 3 (10.71%) OLAP
10 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (7.14%) QlikView
11 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
11 1 (3.57%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.57%) FishEye
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 4 (14.29%) DBA
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (14.29%) Power BI Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 4 (14.29%) SSAS Developer
3 4 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Sybase DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
4 3 (10.71%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) MDX
1 3 (10.71%) Node.js
1 3 (10.71%) Vue.js
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) JDBC
2 2 (7.14%) ODBC
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) COM
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) DCOM
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (28.57%) ETL
3 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (14.29%) Security Management
4 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 3 (10.71%) Data Management
5 3 (10.71%) Database Security
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps
5 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.71%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Decision-Making
6 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
3 9 (32.14%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) Korn
4 4 (14.29%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (10.71%) Java
5 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Groovy
7 1 (3.57%) MUMPS
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Sybase
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.57%) Databricks
5 1 (3.57%) Tableau