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 3 months to 28 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.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 93 97
Rank change year-on-year -32 +4  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 37 61 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.21% 1.82% 1.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.46% 6.60% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 47 84
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £518 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -3.00% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £25.00

SQL Server 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 830 924 1289
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 27.11% 27.55% 24.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 751 1004
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 £330 £313
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 £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SQL Server 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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 SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 79 (90.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 78 (89.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (72.41%) SQL
3 63 (72.41%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (59.77%) SQL Server
5 47 (54.02%) Microsoft
6 42 (48.28%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (47.13%) T-SQL
8 40 (45.98%) Finance
9 27 (31.03%) ETL
10 17 (19.54%) Power BI
11 14 (16.09%) Data Modelling
11 14 (16.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (16.09%) Dynamics AX
12 12 (13.79%) SharePoint
13 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (12.64%) .NET
13 11 (12.64%) Oracle
14 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
14 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
15 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (10.34%) C#
15 9 (10.34%) Banking
15 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (9.20%) Firewall
16 8 (9.20%) VBScript
16 8 (9.20%) Linux
16 8 (9.20%) TeamCity
16 8 (9.20%) Degree

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 12 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.05%) IIS
3 6 (6.90%) SAS
4 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (90.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 78 (89.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (59.77%) SQL Server
4 42 (48.28%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (19.54%) Power BI
6 14 (16.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database
9 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (6.90%) OLAP
10 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (5.75%) QlikView
12 3 (3.45%) Data Mart
12 3 (3.45%) SAS EBI
13 2 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (2.30%) Data Lake
13 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) TeamCity
2 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.30%) Subversion
4 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (45.98%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Advertising
3 5 (5.75%) Retail
4 4 (4.60%) Back Office
4 4 (4.60%) Front Office
4 4 (4.60%) Legal
5 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (55.17%) Developer
2 32 (36.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 16 (18.39%) Analyst
4 14 (16.09%) SQL Developer
5 13 (14.94%) Business Developer
5 13 (14.94%) SSIS Developer
6 12 (13.79%) SSRS Developer
7 10 (11.49%) SSAS Developer
8 8 (9.20%) SQL BI Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Microsoft BI Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Administrator
10 5 (5.75%) Azure Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Consultant
10 5 (5.75%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Lead
11 4 (4.60%) Power BI Developer
11 4 (4.60%) SSIS Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.64%) .NET
2 6 (6.90%) MDX
3 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.60%) XML
5 3 (3.45%) Web Services
6 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.30%) CSS
6 2 (2.30%) HTML
6 2 (2.30%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (2.30%) Middleware
6 2 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (2.30%) WPF
6 2 (2.30%) XSLT
7 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (1.15%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (1.15%) COM
7 1 (1.15%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.15%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Equities
4 2 (2.30%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.15%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.15%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.15%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) NHS
5 1 (1.15%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.20%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (72.41%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (31.03%) ETL
3 14 (16.09%) Data Modelling
4 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (9.20%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.05%) Data Analysis
6 7 (8.05%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (8.05%) Visualisation
7 6 (6.90%) Analytics
7 6 (6.90%) ERP
7 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.75%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.75%) Data Architecture
8 5 (5.75%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (5.75%) Data Extraction
8 5 (5.75%) Data Management
9 4 (4.60%) Information Management
9 4 (4.60%) UML
10 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 63 (72.41%) SQL
2 41 (47.13%) T-SQL
3 9 (10.34%) C#
3 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.20%) VBScript
5 6 (6.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.30%) Java
7 2 (2.30%) Perl
7 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) MCSE
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) Solvency II
2 4 (4.60%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Control-M
Vendors
1 47 (54.02%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle
3 5 (5.75%) Tableau
4 4 (4.60%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (2.30%) Serena
6 1 (1.15%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.15%) Teradata
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