Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 165 144
Rank change year-on-year +7 -21 -64
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 105 76 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.50% 1.16% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.81% 4.44% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 57 64
City of London median daily rate £482 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.78% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £316 £375 £308
90th Percentile £619 £585 £550
Central London median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
City of London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.33% - -
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year +2.33% - -

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 1,807 1,713 1,674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.88% 26.11% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,432 1,327 1,319
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £366 £355 £315
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 8
City of London median hourly rate £21.75 £22.99 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +21.01% -36.67%
10th Percentile £19.50 £20.75 £15.83
90th Percentile £32.70 £31.44 £26.72
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.49 £19.00
% change year-on-year -10.15% +28.87% -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 15 August 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

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 94 (89.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 82 (78.10%) Business Intelligence
3 79 (75.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 76 (72.38%) SQL
5 66 (62.86%) SQL Server
6 49 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 48 (45.71%) Power BI
8 45 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
9 39 (37.14%) Finance
10 38 (36.19%) T-SQL
11 35 (33.33%) C#
12 34 (32.38%) ETL
13 23 (21.90%) .NET
14 19 (18.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (17.14%) Visualisation
16 16 (15.24%) Analytics
17 15 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 14 (13.33%) Reinsurance
18 14 (13.33%) MDX
19 13 (12.38%) Data Visualisation
19 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2012
20 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
20 12 (11.43%) Web Development
21 10 (9.52%) Tableau
22 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
22 9 (8.57%) ETL Development
22 9 (8.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
22 9 (8.57%) Front Office
22 9 (8.57%) Banking

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 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) IIS
2 2 (1.90%) SAS
3 1 (0.95%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.81%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) ReMetrica
1 2 (1.90%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.90%) IaaS
4 2 (1.90%) PaaS
5 1 (0.95%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.95%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (89.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 79 (75.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 66 (62.86%) SQL Server
4 48 (45.71%) Power BI
5 45 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (18.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (8.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (6.67%) OLAP
10 7 (6.67%) PowerPivot
11 4 (3.81%) Data Lake
11 4 (3.81%) MS Access
11 4 (3.81%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (1.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.90%) HDInsight
12 2 (1.90%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.81%) Subversion
4 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.95%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.95%) NUnit
5 1 (0.95%) RStudio
5 1 (0.95%) Selenium
5 1 (0.95%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (37.14%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Banking
2 9 (8.57%) Front Office
3 7 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Law
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (78.10%) Developer
2 35 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 26 (24.76%) SQL Developer
4 22 (20.95%) SSIS Developer
5 21 (20.00%) SSAS Developer
6 16 (15.24%) C# Developer
7 14 (13.33%) SSRS Developer
8 12 (11.43%) Senior Developer
9 11 (10.48%) Analyst
10 10 (9.52%) .NET Developer
11 9 (8.57%) SQL BI Developer
12 8 (7.62%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (7.62%) Power BI Developer
13 7 (6.67%) ETL Developer
13 7 (6.67%) T-SQL Developer
14 6 (5.71%) Data Analyst
15 5 (4.76%) Business Developer
15 5 (4.76%) Front Office Developer
15 5 (4.76%) Lead Developer
15 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.90%) .NET
2 14 (13.33%) MDX
3 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.67%) XML
5 6 (5.71%) WCF
6 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (4.76%) WF
7 3 (2.86%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.86%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.90%) CSS
8 2 (1.90%) SOAP
8 2 (1.90%) WPF
9 1 (0.95%) Angular 2
9 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.95%) COM
9 1 (0.95%) JSON
9 1 (0.95%) Kafka
9 1 (0.95%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) Reinsurance
2 8 (7.62%) Market Risk
3 6 (5.71%) Grid Computing
4 4 (3.81%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.86%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.86%) User Experience
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.90%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.95%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.95%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.95%) FMCG
7 1 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (78.10%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (32.38%) ETL
3 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.14%) Visualisation
4 16 (15.24%) Analytics
5 13 (12.38%) Data Visualisation
6 12 (11.43%) Web Development
7 9 (8.57%) ETL Development
8 8 (7.62%) Migration
8 8 (7.62%) SOA
9 7 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.67%) MVC
9 7 (6.67%) Scrum
10 6 (5.71%) Change Control
10 6 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (5.71%) Risk Analytics
10 6 (5.71%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.71%) SDLC
11 5 (4.76%) Data Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (72.38%) SQL
2 38 (36.19%) T-SQL
3 35 (33.33%) C#
4 15 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.86%) Python
5 3 (2.86%) R
6 2 (1.90%) MUMPS
6 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.95%) C
7 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.95%) VB
7 1 (0.95%) VBA
7 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.90%) Degree
1 2 (1.90%) MCP
1 2 (1.90%) MCTS
1 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.90%) Basel III
2 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Ansible
1 1 (0.95%) WMI
Vendors
1 49 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) Tableau
3 7 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (1.90%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.90%) FactSet
4 2 (1.90%) InterSystems
5 1 (0.95%) Cognos
5 1 (0.95%) IBM
5 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.95%) Splunk