Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 163 154
Rank change year-on-year +39 -9 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 98 97 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.67% 1.39% 1.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.72% 5.49% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 84 79
City of London median daily rate £500 £469 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -
10th Percentile £390 £336 £400
90th Percentile £698 £619 £563
Central London median daily rate £500 £453 £463
% change year-on-year +10.50% -2.16% -0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
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 1,459 1,767 1,722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.81% 25.39% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,158 1,410 1,394
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £388 £375 £363
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 11
City of London median hourly rate £44.57 £29.80 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.57% +8.35% -38.89%
10th Percentile £21.20 £18.60 £20.75
90th Percentile £86.70 £48.05 £33.25
Central London median hourly rate £39.78 £29.80 £25.99
% change year-on-year +33.52% +14.63% -42.24%

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 12 November 2019.

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 12 November 2019. 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 12 November 2019, 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 78 (79.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 74 (75.51%) SQL Server
3 72 (73.47%) SQL
4 68 (69.39%) Business Intelligence
5 65 (66.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (58.16%) Power BI
6 57 (58.16%) Power Platform
7 49 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (40.82%) Microsoft
9 38 (38.78%) ETL
10 34 (34.69%) Finance
11 30 (30.61%) Azure
12 24 (24.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 24 (24.49%) C#
13 20 (20.41%) T-SQL
14 18 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (18.37%) .NET
14 18 (18.37%) Microsoft Excel
14 18 (18.37%) Data Modelling
15 17 (17.35%) Data Integration
15 17 (17.35%) Tableau
15 17 (17.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 16 (16.33%) Kimball Methodology
16 16 (16.33%) DevOps
17 14 (14.29%) Banking
17 14 (14.29%) Migration
18 12 (12.24%) Python
18 12 (12.24%) PowerShell
19 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
19 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2014

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 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.12%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.12%) WebLogic Integration
3 2 (2.04%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) Confluence
4 1 (1.02%) IIS
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (18.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (6.12%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (6.12%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 57 (58.16%) Power Platform
2 30 (30.61%) Azure
3 11 (11.22%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (6.12%) Azure Functions
4 6 (6.12%) Serverless
5 3 (3.06%) AWS
5 3 (3.06%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (2.04%) GCP
7 1 (1.02%) GitHub
7 1 (1.02%) Office 365
7 1 (1.02%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.02%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (79.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 74 (75.51%) SQL Server
3 65 (66.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (58.16%) Power BI
5 49 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (24.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 11 (11.22%) Data Lake
7 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2017
8 10 (10.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 9 (9.18%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (9.18%) QlikView
10 8 (8.16%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (6.12%) Data Mart
12 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (3.06%) Big Data
13 3 (3.06%) OLAP
13 3 (3.06%) PowerPivot
14 2 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.12%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.04%) Selenium
5 2 (2.04%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.02%) ERwin
6 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.02%) JIRA
6 1 (1.02%) Maven
6 1 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (34.69%) Finance
2 14 (14.29%) Banking
3 8 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.14%) Front Office
5 3 (3.06%) Retail
6 2 (2.04%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.02%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (60.20%) Developer
2 32 (32.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 19 (19.39%) SQL Developer
4 12 (12.24%) SSIS Developer
5 11 (11.22%) SSRS Developer
6 10 (10.20%) Analyst
7 9 (9.18%) Azure Engineer
7 9 (9.18%) SSAS Developer
8 8 (8.16%) Analyst Developer
8 8 (8.16%) SQL BI Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Architect
9 6 (6.12%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) Power BI Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Test Leader
10 5 (5.10%) Azure DevOps
10 5 (5.10%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) .NET Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Lead
12 3 (3.06%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.37%) .NET
2 10 (10.20%) MDX
3 6 (6.12%) J2EE
3 6 (6.12%) Middleware
3 6 (6.12%) MSMQ
4 4 (4.08%) XBRL
4 4 (4.08%) XML
5 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.04%) HTML
5 2 (2.04%) JSON
5 2 (2.04%) React
5 2 (2.04%) Vue.js
5 2 (2.04%) Web Services
6 1 (1.02%) D3.js
6 1 (1.02%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.02%) HTML5
6 1 (1.02%) Kafka
6 1 (1.02%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Reinsurance
2 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.04%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.02%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.02%) Equities
4 1 (1.02%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.02%) NHS
4 1 (1.02%) Online Games
4 1 (1.02%) Replication
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (69.39%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (38.78%) ETL
3 18 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.37%) Data Modelling
4 17 (17.35%) Data Integration
5 16 (16.33%) DevOps
5 16 (16.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 14 (14.29%) Migration
7 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
8 10 (10.20%) CRM
8 10 (10.20%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (9.18%) Data Migration
10 7 (7.14%) Analytics
10 7 (7.14%) Data Architecture
10 7 (7.14%) SDLC
10 7 (7.14%) TDD
10 7 (7.14%) Wealth Management
11 6 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (6.12%) OOP
11 6 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (73.47%) SQL
2 24 (24.49%) C#
3 20 (20.41%) T-SQL
4 17 (17.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 12 (12.24%) PowerShell
5 12 (12.24%) Python
6 9 (9.18%) Java
7 6 (6.12%) VBA
8 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.06%) R
10 2 (2.04%) VB
11 1 (1.02%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) Degree
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.02%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.02%) MCITP
5 1 (1.02%) MCP
5 1 (1.02%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Control-M
1 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (1.02%) Ansible
2 1 (1.02%) Grafana
2 1 (1.02%) Kibana
2 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.35%) Tableau
3 10 (10.20%) Databricks
4 8 (8.16%) Oracle
5 6 (6.12%) CODA
6 3 (3.06%) Google
7 2 (2.04%) Cognos
7 2 (2.04%) Twitter
8 1 (1.02%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.02%) Genesys
8 1 (1.02%) Reuters