The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 28 April 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)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 29 30
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.04% 1.88% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% 10.20% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £513 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £378 £338
% change year-on-year -3.31% +11.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £38.75 £27.30
% change year-on-year -22.58% +41.94%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 33 49 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 34.38% 18.42% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 18
Median daily rate £495 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £765 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.47% +5.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.30
% change year-on-year -4.61% +0.61%  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Dorset

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Dorset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (16.67%) QlikView
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Power BI
5 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) QlikView
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards