Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 157 74
Rank change year-on-year +5 -83 +62
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 107 89 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.49% 1.33% 2.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.12% 5.08% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 63 223
City of London median daily rate £461 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £406 £325 £350
90th Percentile £563 £550 £588
Central London median daily rate £463 £456 £475
% change year-on-year +1.37% -3.95% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £21.50 - -
Central London median hourly rate £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 1747 1751 2348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.41% 26.15% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1421 1391 1878
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% +6.32%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 9
City of London median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.89% +80.00% -18.88%
10th Percentile £20.75 £42.50 £16.25
90th Percentile £33.25 £47.50 £70.75
Central London median hourly rate £25.99 £45.00 £21.98
% change year-on-year -42.24% +104.78% -25.46%

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 22 November 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 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 22 November 2017. 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 22 November 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 90 (84.11%) Business Intelligence
2 89 (83.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 88 (82.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 83 (77.57%) SQL Server
5 77 (71.96%) SQL
6 52 (48.60%) Microsoft
6 52 (48.60%) Data Warehouse
7 50 (46.73%) Finance
8 45 (42.06%) T-SQL
9 39 (36.45%) ETL
10 32 (29.91%) MDX
11 29 (27.10%) Power BI
12 27 (25.23%) Kimball Methodology
13 24 (22.43%) SQL Server 2016
14 19 (17.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 19 (17.76%) Dimensional Modelling
15 18 (16.82%) OLAP
16 17 (15.89%) C#
16 17 (15.89%) Data Modelling
17 16 (14.95%) SQL Server 2014
18 15 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (14.02%) SQL Server 2012
19 14 (13.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 14 (13.08%) ETL Development
19 14 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
20 12 (11.21%) SDLC
21 10 (9.35%) Visual Studio
21 10 (9.35%) .NET
22 9 (8.41%) PowerPivot
22 9 (8.41%) Visualisation

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 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.80%) SAS
3 2 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.87%) IIS
3 2 (1.87%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) Intranet
1 2 (1.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (83.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 88 (82.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 83 (77.57%) SQL Server
4 52 (48.60%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (27.10%) Power BI
6 24 (22.43%) SQL Server 2016
7 19 (17.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 18 (16.82%) OLAP
9 16 (14.95%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (14.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (8.41%) PowerPivot
12 9 (8.41%) QlikView
13 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (6.54%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (6.54%) MS Access
14 7 (6.54%) OLAP Cube
14 7 (6.54%) PerformancePoint
15 5 (4.67%) DataStage
16 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.80%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.80%) Subversion
4 2 (1.87%) ERwin
4 2 (1.87%) Toad
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 50 (46.73%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Banking
2 7 (6.54%) Law
3 5 (4.67%) Retail
4 4 (3.74%) Legal
5 3 (2.80%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.87%) Advertising
6 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (71.96%) Developer
2 48 (44.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 29 (27.10%) SSIS Developer
4 27 (25.23%) SSAS Developer
5 23 (21.50%) SQL Developer
6 17 (15.89%) SSRS Developer
7 16 (14.95%) Business Developer
8 15 (14.02%) SQL BI Developer
9 11 (10.28%) Analyst
10 9 (8.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 9 (8.41%) DBA
10 9 (8.41%) SQL DBA
11 8 (7.48%) Senior Developer
12 7 (6.54%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 6 (5.61%) Microsoft BI Developer
13 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Developer
13 6 (5.61%) Power BI Developer
14 5 (4.67%) .NET Developer
15 4 (3.74%) QlikView Developer
15 4 (3.74%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.91%) MDX
2 10 (9.35%) .NET
3 6 (5.61%) WCF
4 4 (3.74%) D3.js
4 4 (3.74%) Web Services
4 4 (3.74%) XML
5 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.80%) jQuery
6 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.87%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.87%) COM
6 2 (1.87%) HTML
6 2 (1.87%) REST
6 2 (1.87%) XHTML
7 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.93%) J2EE
7 1 (0.93%) SOAP
7 1 (0.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.61%) Replication
3 5 (4.67%) Clustering
4 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.87%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.87%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.87%) NHS
5 2 (1.87%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.87%) W3C
6 1 (0.93%) Derivative
6 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) Equities
6 1 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.48%) Windows
2 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (5.61%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.74%) Linux
5 3 (2.80%) Unix
5 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (84.11%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (36.45%) ETL
3 27 (25.23%) Kimball Methodology
4 19 (17.76%) Dimensional Modelling
5 17 (15.89%) Data Modelling
6 15 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (13.08%) ETL Development
8 12 (11.21%) SDLC
9 9 (8.41%) Visualisation
10 8 (7.48%) Data Analysis
11 7 (6.54%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.54%) Web Development
12 6 (5.61%) Change Management
12 6 (5.61%) Migration
12 6 (5.61%) Scrum
13 4 (3.74%) Business Analysis
13 4 (3.74%) Data Mapping
13 4 (3.74%) Data Visualisation
13 4 (3.74%) Line Management
13 4 (3.74%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 77 (71.96%) SQL
2 45 (42.06%) T-SQL
3 17 (15.89%) C#
4 14 (13.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 7 (6.54%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.67%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.67%) R
7 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.80%) VBScript
9 2 (1.87%) Python
9 2 (1.87%) SAS Macro
9 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.87%) VBA
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) C++
10 1 (0.93%) Java
10 1 (0.93%) VB
10 1 (0.93%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) MCDBA
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) Solvency II
2 4 (3.74%) QA
3 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.87%) MiFID
5 1 (0.93%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.87%) WMI
Vendors
1 52 (48.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.54%) Oracle
3 6 (5.61%) IBM
3 6 (5.61%) Informatica
4 4 (3.74%) Tableau
5 3 (2.80%) Cognos
5 3 (2.80%) Netezza
6 1 (0.93%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.93%) Tagetik