Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 99 116
Rank change year-on-year -14 +17 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 26 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.89% 0.34% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% 1.62% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 14
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -31.82% +69.23%
10th Percentile £340 £330 £313
90th Percentile £473 £420 £738
Scotland median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +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 543 370 565
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.63% 20.92% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 195 308
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £279
90th Percentile £512 £513 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £52.00 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +81.11% -32.44%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -42.86% +68.00% -1.96%

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 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 24 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 22 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
4 19 (73.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (57.69%) T-SQL
6 14 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
7 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (38.46%) PowerPivot
9 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (34.62%) Data Modelling
10 8 (30.77%) ETL
10 8 (30.77%) Power BI
11 7 (26.92%) Data Integration
12 6 (23.08%) Finance
12 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
13 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
13 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (15.38%) Migration
15 3 (11.54%) Banking
15 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
15 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
15 3 (11.54%) jQuery
15 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
15 3 (11.54%) CRM
15 3 (11.54%) .NET

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 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 19 (73.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (38.46%) PowerPivot
6 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (30.77%) Power BI
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
11 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Developer
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 3 (11.54%) DBA
6 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SQL BI Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SQL DBA
6 3 (11.54%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) CRM Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.85%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (34.62%) Data Modelling
3 8 (30.77%) ETL
4 7 (26.92%) Data Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Predictive Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) System Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
8 1 (3.85%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) T-SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Teradata
3 1 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter