Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 136 139
Rank change year-on-year -32 +3 -63
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 85 120 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.25% 1.70% 1.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.02% 6.77% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 106 71
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -12.82%
10th Percentile £316 £395 £319
90th Percentile £558 £538 £538
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 1,693 1,772 1,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.89% 25.09% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,360 1,480 1,397
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £375 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £688 £654
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £468
% change year-on-year +2.44% +9.63% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 1
City of London median hourly rate £37.09 £27.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.66% -38.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £19.50 £23.38 £42.50
90th Percentile £53.90 £33.25 £47.50
Central London median hourly rate £37.09 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +34.87% -38.89% +16.13%

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 17 January 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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 79 (92.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 72 (84.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (80.00%) SQL
3 68 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (55.29%) SQL Server
5 44 (51.76%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (49.41%) Microsoft
7 40 (47.06%) Power BI
8 37 (43.53%) ETL
9 35 (41.18%) T-SQL
10 20 (23.53%) Finance
11 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (18.82%) Visualisation
13 13 (15.29%) Data Modelling
14 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (10.59%) Migration
15 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Excel
16 8 (9.41%) OLAP
16 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis
16 8 (9.41%) MDX
16 8 (9.41%) DevOps
16 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
17 7 (8.24%) IBM InfoSphere
17 7 (8.24%) Analytics
17 7 (8.24%) ETL Development
17 7 (8.24%) Data Migration

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 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.71%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.71%) Office 365
2 4 (4.71%) PaaS
3 2 (2.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.18%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) SAN
2 1 (1.18%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.18%) DMZ
2 1 (1.18%) DNS
2 1 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.18%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (92.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 72 (84.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (55.29%) SQL Server
4 44 (51.76%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (47.06%) Power BI
6 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2016
7 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (9.41%) OLAP
7 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (8.24%) DataStage
8 7 (8.24%) IBM InfoSphere
9 5 (5.88%) Data Lake
10 4 (4.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 4 (4.71%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (4.71%) RDBMS
10 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
10 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (3.53%) Data Mart
11 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.53%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (8.24%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.53%) Subversion
3 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.18%) Hudson
3 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.18%) Toad
3 1 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Front Office
3 3 (3.53%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (77.65%) Developer
2 45 (52.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 22 (25.88%) SQL Developer
4 15 (17.65%) SSIS Developer
5 14 (16.47%) SSAS Developer
6 13 (15.29%) SSRS Developer
7 12 (14.12%) Business Developer
8 9 (10.59%) SQL BI Developer
9 7 (8.24%) Analyst
10 6 (7.06%) Power BI Developer
11 4 (4.71%) DataStage Developer
11 4 (4.71%) ETL Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (4.71%) T-SQL Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Architect
12 3 (3.53%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 3 (3.53%) SQL Analyst
13 2 (2.35%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) MDX
2 6 (7.06%) .NET
3 5 (5.88%) XML
4 3 (3.53%) Kafka
5 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.18%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.18%) OAuth
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.18%) SAML
6 1 (1.18%) WCF
6 1 (1.18%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.53%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.53%) Tandem
4 2 (2.35%) Clustering
4 2 (2.35%) NHS
4 2 (2.35%) Replication
5 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.18%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (43.53%) ETL
3 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.82%) Visualisation
5 13 (15.29%) Data Modelling
6 9 (10.59%) Migration
7 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis
7 8 (9.41%) DevOps
8 7 (8.24%) Analytics
8 7 (8.24%) Asset Management
8 7 (8.24%) Data Migration
8 7 (8.24%) ETL Development
9 6 (7.06%) Data Management
9 6 (7.06%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.88%) ITIL
11 4 (4.71%) Project Management
11 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (80.00%) SQL
2 35 (41.18%) T-SQL
3 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (4.71%) C#
5 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.35%) VBA
7 1 (1.18%) C
7 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.18%) Python
7 1 (1.18%) VB
7 1 (1.18%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.53%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.18%) CCNA
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.18%) MCSA
3 1 (1.18%) MCSD
3 1 (1.18%) MCSE
3 1 (1.18%) MCTS
3 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.18%) PMP
3 1 (1.18%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.18%) Basel III
2 1 (1.18%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
1 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.18%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.18%) SCOM
2 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 42 (49.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) IBM
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (2.35%) Citrix
4 2 (2.35%) Tableau
5 1 (1.18%) CA
5 1 (1.18%) F5
5 1 (1.18%) IDERA
5 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.18%) Sybase
5 1 (1.18%) Symantec
5 1 (1.18%) VMware