The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 29 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.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 68 82
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 1 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 1.53% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 7.40% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 2
Median daily rate - £400 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £343
% change year-on-year -2.66% +9.48%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 161 311 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 17.69% 20.62% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 198 173
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Median hourly rate £52.09 £15.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.23% -68.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Cognos
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (25.00%) Power BI
4 1 (25.00%) MDX
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (25.00%) Markit EDM
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management

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

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (25.00%) Power BI
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (50.00%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MDX
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau
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