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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 122 65
Rank change year-on-year -9 -57  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 33 41 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.00% 1.21% 2.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% 5.00% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 138
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £339 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £536 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -2.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year - +17.42%  

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 850 820 1474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 25.73% 24.21% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 656 1171
Median daily rate £505 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.31% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.27% -40.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

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 27 June 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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 64 (92.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 63 (91.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (71.01%) SQL
4 44 (63.77%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 35 (50.72%) SQL Server
7 29 (42.03%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (36.23%) T-SQL
8 25 (36.23%) Finance
9 20 (28.99%) ETL
10 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
10 15 (21.74%) Power BI
11 12 (17.39%) MDX
12 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (15.94%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (14.49%) SDLC
13 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (13.04%) Data Analysis
14 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
14 9 (13.04%) C#
14 9 (13.04%) .NET
15 8 (11.59%) Web Services
15 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 8 (11.59%) Kimball Methodology
15 8 (11.59%) Dimensional Modelling
15 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
15 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
15 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing

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 (10.14%) SAS
2 6 (8.70%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (92.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 63 (91.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (50.72%) SQL Server
4 29 (42.03%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (21.74%) Power BI
6 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (10.14%) OLAP
9 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (8.70%) PowerPivot
11 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
11 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (7.25%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (2.90%) Data Mart
12 2 (2.90%) QlikView
12 2 (2.90%) SAS EBI
13 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.14%) TeamCity
3 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (36.23%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
2 5 (7.25%) Legal
3 3 (4.35%) Back Office
3 3 (4.35%) Front Office
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (59.42%) Developer
2 22 (31.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Analyst
4 12 (17.39%) Business Developer
5 11 (15.94%) SQL Developer
6 10 (14.49%) SSIS Developer
7 8 (11.59%) SSRS Developer
8 7 (10.14%) SQL BI Developer
9 6 (8.70%) .NET Developer
9 6 (8.70%) SSAS Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) Insurance Systems Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) Report Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Database Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Power BI Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Applications Support
12 3 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
12 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) MDX
2 9 (13.04%) .NET
3 8 (11.59%) Web Services
4 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.35%) D3.js
6 2 (2.90%) COM
6 2 (2.90%) XML
7 1 (1.45%) SOAP
7 1 (1.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Reinsurance
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Equities
4 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (28.99%) ETL
3 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.49%) SDLC
4 9 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 8 (11.59%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (11.59%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
6 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.70%) Catastrophe Modelling
7 6 (8.70%) Project Governance
7 6 (8.70%) Web Development
8 5 (7.25%) Visualisation
9 4 (5.80%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.80%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (5.80%) Data Management
10 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
10 3 (4.35%) Quality Management
10 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (71.01%) SQL
2 25 (36.23%) T-SQL
3 9 (13.04%) C#
4 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.14%) VBScript
6 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) R
8 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.35%) Solvency II
3 2 (2.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.90%) GDPR
4 1 (1.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Control-M
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) IBM
3 2 (2.90%) Informatica
4 1 (1.45%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.45%) Sybase
4 1 (1.45%) Tableau
4 1 (1.45%) Teradata
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