Period
to 21 April 2018

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 21 April 2018 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 148 114
Rank change year-on-year +1 -34 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 110 89 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.56% 1.45% 1.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.32% 5.16% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 62 100
City of London median daily rate £450 £425 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -6.85% +7.35%
10th Percentile £380 £327 £363
90th Percentile £540 £569 £538
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +6.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 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 1,741 1,724 1,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.72% 28.09% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,470 1,375 1,366
City of London median daily rate £514 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.38% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £314
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 11
City of London median hourly rate £25.25 £22.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.05% +17.55% -47.22%
10th Percentile £20.41 £21.67 £16.13
90th Percentile £36.90 £23.00 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.34 £19.00
% change year-on-year +29.84% +17.55% -30.44%

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 21 April 2018.

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 21 April 2018. 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 21 April 2018, 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.

1 104 (94.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 92 (83.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 88 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
4 81 (73.64%) SQL
5 70 (63.64%) SQL Server
6 58 (52.73%) Microsoft
7 50 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
8 41 (37.27%) ETL
9 35 (31.82%) Power BI
10 32 (29.09%) Finance
11 27 (24.55%) T-SQL
12 25 (22.73%) C#
12 25 (22.73%) MDX
13 19 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (17.27%) .NET
14 18 (16.36%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (14.55%) Web Development
16 15 (13.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 15 (13.64%) OLAP
16 15 (13.64%) Data Modelling
16 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 14 (12.73%) Kimball Methodology
17 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
18 13 (11.82%) XML
19 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
19 12 (10.91%) ETL Development
19 12 (10.91%) SQL Server 2016
20 11 (10.00%) Visualisation
20 11 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
20 11 (10.00%) 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 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.64%) IIS
3 3 (2.73%) SAS
4 1 (0.91%) Apache
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.82%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.91%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (0.91%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) Intranet
1 2 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (94.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 92 (83.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 70 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 50 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (31.82%) Power BI
6 18 (16.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 15 (13.64%) OLAP
8 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (10.91%) SQL Server 2016
10 10 (9.09%) QlikView
11 9 (8.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 8 (7.27%) InterSystems Cache
12 8 (7.27%) PowerPivot
13 7 (6.36%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (6.36%) DataStage
14 6 (5.45%) IBM InfoSphere
14 6 (5.45%) PerformancePoint
14 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.82%) Subversion
2 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.91%) ERwin
3 1 (0.91%) Toad
General
1 32 (29.09%) Finance
2 11 (10.00%) Law
3 8 (7.27%) Marketing
4 3 (2.73%) Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Front Office
4 3 (2.73%) Retail
5 2 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (79.09%) Developer
2 41 (37.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 33 (30.00%) SSIS Developer
4 32 (29.09%) SSAS Developer
5 22 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 21 (19.09%) SSRS Developer
7 12 (10.91%) C# Developer
8 11 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 11 (10.00%) Analyst
8 11 (10.00%) Business Developer
8 11 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
9 10 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (8.18%) XML Developer
11 8 (7.27%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 8 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (7.27%) Power BI Developer
11 8 (7.27%) Senior Developer
11 8 (7.27%) VB.NET Developer
12 7 (6.36%) Analyst Developer
12 7 (6.36%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.73%) MDX
2 19 (17.27%) .NET
3 13 (11.82%) XML
4 9 (8.18%) CSS
4 9 (8.18%) SOAP
5 5 (4.55%) Web Services
6 3 (2.73%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.82%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.82%) HTML
7 2 (1.82%) jQuery
7 2 (1.82%) WCF
7 2 (1.82%) WPF
7 2 (1.82%) XHTML
8 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.91%) COM
8 1 (0.91%) DCOM
8 1 (0.91%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.64%) Hedge funds
2 4 (3.64%) Reinsurance
3 3 (2.73%) User Experience
4 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.82%) Market Risk
4 2 (1.82%) NHS
4 2 (1.82%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.82%) W3C
5 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.91%) FMCG
5 1 (0.91%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.45%) Windows
2 3 (2.73%) Linux
2 3 (2.73%) Unix
2 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.82%) VMS
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (37.27%) ETL
3 19 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.55%) Web Development
5 15 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 14 (12.73%) Kimball Methodology
7 12 (10.91%) ETL Development
8 11 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 11 (10.00%) Visualisation
9 10 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 8 (7.27%) Analytics
10 8 (7.27%) Front End Development
10 8 (7.27%) Web Application Development
11 7 (6.36%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (6.36%) Migration
11 7 (6.36%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (5.45%) Scrum
13 5 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 81 (73.64%) SQL
2 27 (24.55%) T-SQL
3 25 (22.73%) C#
4 15 (13.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 11 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.18%) MUMPS
6 9 (8.18%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.73%) VB
8 3 (2.73%) VBScript
9 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.91%) C++
10 1 (0.91%) Java
10 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.91%) Python
10 1 (0.91%) R
10 1 (0.91%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.91%) VB6
10 1 (0.91%) VBA
10 1 (0.91%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) WMI
2 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.18%) IBM
3 8 (7.27%) Tableau
4 7 (6.36%) Informatica
4 7 (6.36%) Oracle
5 3 (2.73%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.73%) FactSet
5 3 (2.73%) Netezza
6 2 (1.82%) Cognos
6 2 (1.82%) IDERA
6 2 (1.82%) InterSystems
6 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.91%) Splunk