The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank - 20 23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim - 2.70% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 15.79% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -3.00% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £25.00

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 County Antrim with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 84 19 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 39.44% 17.12% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 6 12
Median daily rate £403 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.16% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 County Antrim

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in County Antrim