Period
to 8 May 2021

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 8 May 2021 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
8 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 133 124 168
Rank change year-on-year -9 +44 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 19 37 73
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.70% 1.06% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.30% 4.51% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 54
10th Percentile £402 £321 £363
25th Percentile £484 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £569 £481 £469
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% +2.67% +4.17%
75th Percentile £622 £575 £519
90th Percentile £681 £675 £561
Central London median daily rate £569 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +19.74% +2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.45 - -
Central London median hourly rate £23.45 - -

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 576 821 1,703
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.18% 23.61% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 619 1,345
10th Percentile £384 £363 £406
25th Percentile £450 £414 £456
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +2.44%
75th Percentile £638 £600 £613
90th Percentile £704 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 10
Median hourly rate £8.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year -68.00% -28.57% +33.33%
Central London median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -44.00% -28.57% +16.67%

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 8 May 2021.

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 8 May 2021, 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 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (47.37%) C#
5 8 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (42.11%) Power BI
5 8 (42.11%) Power Platform
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Banking
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (31.58%) Azure
8 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
9 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
9 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
9 4 (21.05%) ETL
9 4 (21.05%) Windows
9 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 3 (15.79%) .NET
10 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
10 3 (15.79%) Wealth Management
10 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.79%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (15.79%) Social Skills
11 2 (10.53%) Data Development
11 2 (10.53%) Databricks
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2017

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 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Power Platform
2 6 (31.58%) Azure
3 3 (15.79%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (10.53%) AWS
4 2 (10.53%) GCP
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Key Vault
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Logic Apps
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Storage
5 1 (5.26%) GitHub
5 1 (5.26%) IaaS
5 1 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (42.11%) Power BI
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (10.53%) Data Lake
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2017
5 2 (10.53%) Tableau
6 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Serena SBM
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (36.84%) Banking
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Social Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Front Office
4 1 (5.26%) International Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Public Sector
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SSRS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior DBA
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Credit Derivative
1 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
1 2 (10.53%) Grid Computing
1 2 (10.53%) Market Risk
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) ETL
2 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
2 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Wealth Management
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Collateral Management
4 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Development
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
4 2 (10.53%) Low Latency
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Control-M
2 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (5.26%) QRadar
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Databricks
3 1 (5.26%) BMC
3 1 (5.26%) CyberArk
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Qualys
3 1 (5.26%) Serena
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.26%) Splunk
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) VMware