Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 November 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 137 120
Rank change year-on-year -23 -17 +44
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 45 54 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.89% 1.12% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.61% 4.85% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 45 58
East of England median daily rate £335 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.25% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £288
90th Percentile £501 £491 £488
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £17.50
England median hourly rate £21.50 £44.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -51.14% +33.33% +43.48%

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 East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 977 1114 1287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.26% 23.06% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 687 726
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £283 £233 £225
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
England median daily rate £458 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.65% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 41 51
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £37.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.33% +17.19% +12.28%
10th Percentile £16.18 £15.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £40.38 £46.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the East of England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the East of England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in the East of England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the East of England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -12 17 £335 -10.67% 3
Cambridgeshire -9 13 £335 -16.25% 2
Suffolk +13 9 £450 +20.00%
Bedfordshire -4 7 £488 +26.62%
Essex -24 2 £375 -16.67% 2
Norfolk -2 1 £450 +41.18%
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 37 (82.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 36 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
4 30 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (57.78%) SQL
5 26 (57.78%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (51.11%) C#
7 18 (40.00%) .NET
8 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
9 14 (31.11%) Finance
10 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
10 12 (26.67%) ETL
10 12 (26.67%) Power BI
11 9 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
11 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
11 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (13.33%) Web Services
13 6 (13.33%) Oracle
13 6 (13.33%) Analytics
13 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (11.11%) Data Lake
14 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
14 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (11.11%) Big Data
14 5 (11.11%) Cognos
14 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
14 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (8.89%) Visualisation

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.22%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.22%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (82.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 36 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
4 26 (57.78%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (26.67%) Power BI
6 5 (11.11%) Big Data
6 5 (11.11%) Data Lake
6 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 4 (8.89%) OLAP
7 4 (8.89%) RDBMS
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (4.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.44%) HDInsight
9 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.67%) MorphX
4 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (26.67%) SQL Developer
4 10 (22.22%) SSAS Developer
5 9 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (13.33%) SQL BI Developer
7 6 (13.33%) SSRS Developer
8 5 (11.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Consultant
10 3 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Architect
10 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
10 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
10 3 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
10 3 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (6.67%) EDI
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) jQuery
3 3 (6.67%) MDX
3 3 (6.67%) REST
3 3 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (4.44%) WCF
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.22%) Ajax
5 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.22%) CSS
5 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.22%) RESTful
5 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.22%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 12 (26.67%) ETL
4 9 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (13.33%) Analytics
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.89%) ERP
7 4 (8.89%) MVC
7 4 (8.89%) Visualisation
8 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) CRM
8 3 (6.67%) Data Flow Diagram
8 3 (6.67%) Data Strategy
8 3 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (6.67%) Migration
8 3 (6.67%) Use Case
8 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) SQL
2 23 (51.11%) C#
3 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.67%) X++
6 2 (4.44%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.44%) Python
6 2 (4.44%) VBA
7 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) U-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCP
2 1 (2.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 5 (11.11%) Cognos
4 4 (8.89%) Tableau
5 3 (6.67%) JD Edwards
6 2 (4.44%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) BMC
7 1 (2.22%) RedGate
7 1 (2.22%) Remedy
7 1 (2.22%) SAP