Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 163 127
Rank change year-on-year +6 -36 -34
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 100 71 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.45% 1.14% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.78% 4.29% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 46 83
City of London median daily rate £490 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +1.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £351 £353 £331
90th Percentile £619 £600 £550
Central London median daily rate £485 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +4.86% +2.78% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 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 1,730 1,656 1,722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.03% 26.68% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,421 1,308 1,363
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £328 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £515 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 10
City of London median hourly rate £22.25 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.49% +13.16% -42.42%
10th Percentile £20.63 £20.75 £16.03
90th Percentile £36.90 £22.85 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +39.53% +13.16% -26.28%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 88 (88.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 78 (78.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (75.00%) SQL
4 70 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
5 61 (61.00%) SQL Server
6 54 (54.00%) Microsoft
7 38 (38.00%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (35.00%) Finance
9 34 (34.00%) C#
10 32 (32.00%) Power BI
11 29 (29.00%) ETL
12 25 (25.00%) T-SQL
13 23 (23.00%) .NET
14 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (17.00%) MDX
16 15 (15.00%) Analytics
16 15 (15.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 15 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 14 (14.00%) Reinsurance
18 13 (13.00%) Web Development
19 10 (10.00%) Tableau
20 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
20 9 (9.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
20 9 (9.00%) Front Office
20 9 (9.00%) OLAP
20 9 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
21 8 (8.00%) SOA
21 8 (8.00%) Banking

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 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.00%) IIS
2 3 (3.00%) SAS
3 1 (1.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) ReMetrica
1 2 (2.00%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.00%) IaaS
4 1 (1.00%) PaaS
4 1 (1.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (88.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 78 (78.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (61.00%) SQL Server
4 38 (38.00%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (32.00%) Power BI
6 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 15 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (9.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 9 (9.00%) OLAP
7 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (8.00%) PowerPivot
9 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (4.00%) Data Lake
11 4 (4.00%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (4.00%) MS Access
11 4 (4.00%) PerformancePoint
12 3 (3.00%) QlikView
12 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (35.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Front Office
3 8 (8.00%) Banking
4 5 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.00%) Law
5 4 (4.00%) Marketing
6 3 (3.00%) Retail
7 1 (1.00%) Advertising
7 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (73.00%) Developer
2 30 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 17 (17.00%) C# Developer
3 17 (17.00%) SSAS Developer
3 17 (17.00%) SSIS Developer
4 15 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 14 (14.00%) SSRS Developer
6 10 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 10 (10.00%) Analyst
7 9 (9.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (9.00%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.00%) DBA
9 6 (6.00%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (6.00%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) C# Pricing Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Pricing Developer
10 5 (5.00%) SQL DBA
11 4 (4.00%) ETL Developer
11 4 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.00%) .NET
2 17 (17.00%) MDX
3 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (5.00%) WCF
5 4 (4.00%) CSS
5 4 (4.00%) SOAP
5 4 (4.00%) WF
5 4 (4.00%) XML
6 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.00%) WPF
8 1 (1.00%) COM
8 1 (1.00%) Kafka
8 1 (1.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Reinsurance
2 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.00%) Market Risk
3 5 (5.00%) Grid Computing
4 4 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.00%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.00%) User Experience
6 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (2.00%) NHS
6 2 (2.00%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.00%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.00%) FMCG
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (29.00%) ETL
3 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.00%) Analytics
5 13 (13.00%) Web Development
6 9 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (8.00%) ETL Development
7 8 (8.00%) SOA
8 7 (7.00%) Migration
8 7 (7.00%) Scrum
9 6 (6.00%) Change Control
9 6 (6.00%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (6.00%) MVC
9 6 (6.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.00%) Visualisation
10 5 (5.00%) Data Development
10 5 (5.00%) Microservices
10 5 (5.00%) Risk Analytics
10 5 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 75 (75.00%) SQL
2 34 (34.00%) C#
3 25 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 15 (15.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.00%) MUMPS
6 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.00%) VB
7 3 (3.00%) VBScript
8 2 (2.00%) R
9 1 (1.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.00%) Degree
1 2 (2.00%) MCP
1 2 (2.00%) MCTS
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) QA
2 4 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) WMI
2 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) Tableau
3 4 (4.00%) Oracle
4 3 (3.00%) Bloomberg
4 3 (3.00%) FactSet
5 2 (2.00%) IDERA
5 2 (2.00%) InterSystems
5 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.00%) Cognos
6 1 (1.00%) Splunk