Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 120 121
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 22 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.10% 1.49% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 13
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £344 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.64% -52.59% +123.08%
10th Percentile £375 £319 £313
90th Percentile £555 £373 £738
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 537 469 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.46% 21.75% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 245 314
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £264 £275
90th Percentile £529 £513 £538
Scotland median daily rate £395 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +12.86% -6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £49.63 £32.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.56% +53.05% +31.01%
Scotland median hourly rate £42.70 £42.00 £28.71
% change year-on-year +1.65% +46.28% +4.41%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (72.73%) T-SQL
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 15 (68.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
5 10 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (45.45%) PowerPivot
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (36.36%) Power BI
8 7 (31.82%) Data Integration
8 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
9 6 (27.27%) Finance
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
10 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (22.73%) ETL
11 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (13.64%) Banking
12 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
12 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (9.09%) JIRA
13 2 (9.09%) FactSet
13 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
13 2 (9.09%) DevOps
13 2 (9.09%) Markit EDM

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 15 (68.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (45.45%) PowerPivot
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (36.36%) Power BI
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
10 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Developer
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) DBA
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 3 (13.64%) SQL BI Developer
6 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
6 3 (13.64%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
8 1 (4.55%) Business Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) ETL Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Integration Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Lead SQL Server Developer
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (31.82%) Data Integration
2 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
3 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Predictive Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) System Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) T-SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Bloomberg
2 2 (9.09%) FactSet
2 2 (9.09%) Teradata
3 1 (4.55%) Informatica
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter