Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Microsoft Analysis Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Analysis Services over the 6 months to 22 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 Analysis Services
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 736 739 642
Rank change year-on-year +3 -97 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 115 127 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% 0.57% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 77 163
England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +11.48%
10th Percentile £315 £274 £213
90th Percentile £525 £525 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £378 £418
% change year-on-year +12.58% -9.58% +7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
England median hourly rate £21.50 - £34.00
10th Percentile £20.75 - £33.00
90th Percentile £86.05 - £35.00
UK median hourly rate £21.50 - £34.00

Microsoft 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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20954 22096 24092
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.08% 22.56% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14518 14800 16043
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 319 380
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.39% +0.39% +13.84%
10th Percentile £14.39 £11.20 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.18 £48.15 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year +11.54% -2.61% +15.00%

Microsoft Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Microsoft Analysis Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in England

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in England

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Analysis Services in England

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in England

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Analysis Services in England

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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
London -36 63 £450 - 10
South East +17 24 £400 +23.08% 5
North of England +61 10 £350 +9.38% 9
Yorkshire +21 8 £350 +5.66% 2
Midlands +19 7 £495 +30.26% 1
East of England -13 6 £280 -25.33% 4
South West +7 5 £325 -27.78%
West Midlands +21 4 £495 +30.26% 1
East Midlands -4 3 £550 +189.47%
North West +6 2 £369 +29.39% 7
Microsoft Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 England region with a requirement for Microsoft Analysis Services.

1 113 (98.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 112 (97.39%) SQL Server
3 101 (87.83%) SQL
4 86 (74.78%) Microsoft
5 85 (73.91%) Business Intelligence
5 85 (73.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 75 (65.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (48.70%) T-SQL
8 51 (44.35%) Data Warehouse
9 50 (43.48%) ETL
10 43 (37.39%) MDX
11 41 (35.65%) Power BI
12 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (28.70%) SQL Server 2008
14 31 (26.96%) SQL Server 2016
15 28 (24.35%) Finance
16 27 (23.48%) Visual Studio
17 25 (21.74%) OLAP
17 25 (21.74%) Data Modelling
18 24 (20.87%) Analytics
19 23 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
20 21 (18.26%) Migration
20 21 (18.26%) Kimball Methodology
21 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
21 20 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
22 19 (16.52%) Oracle
22 19 (16.52%) C#
22 19 (16.52%) Banking
23 18 (15.65%) Tableau
23 18 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server

Microsoft Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.74%) Apache
3 2 (1.74%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.87%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.87%) IIS
4 1 (0.87%) SAS
4 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.74%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.87%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.96%) Azure Data Factory
3 6 (5.22%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (1.74%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.74%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.87%) IaaS
5 1 (0.87%) Office 365
5 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) Intranet
2 1 (0.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (98.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 112 (97.39%) SQL Server
3 85 (73.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 75 (65.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (44.35%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (35.65%) Power BI
7 33 (28.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (26.96%) SQL Server 2016
9 25 (21.74%) OLAP
10 18 (15.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 17 (14.78%) OLAP Cube
12 16 (13.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (12.17%) Relational Database
14 13 (11.30%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (11.30%) QlikView
15 12 (10.43%) PowerPivot
16 11 (9.57%) MySQL
17 10 (8.70%) Data Mining
18 9 (7.83%) Big Data
18 9 (7.83%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 27 (23.48%) Visual Studio
2 18 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.74%) Subversion
4 1 (0.87%) MSTest
4 1 (0.87%) NSubstitute
4 1 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 28 (24.35%) Finance
2 19 (16.52%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Publishing
4 5 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.61%) Law
6 1 (0.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.87%) Front Office
6 1 (0.87%) Legal
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (57.39%) Developer
2 42 (36.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 25 (21.74%) SSAS Developer
4 22 (19.13%) SQL Developer
5 21 (18.26%) Analyst
6 15 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 13 (11.30%) DBA
7 13 (11.30%) SQL BI Developer
7 13 (11.30%) SQL DBA
8 11 (9.57%) Consultant
9 9 (7.83%) Business Developer
10 8 (6.96%) C# Developer
10 8 (6.96%) SSRS Developer
11 7 (6.09%) ETL Developer
11 7 (6.09%) SQL Analyst
12 6 (5.22%) .NET Developer
12 6 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (4.35%) Administrator
13 5 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
13 5 (4.35%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (37.39%) MDX
2 16 (13.91%) .NET
3 13 (11.30%) XML
4 8 (6.96%) .NET Framework
5 7 (6.09%) jQuery
6 6 (5.22%) ADO
6 6 (5.22%) ADO.NET
6 6 (5.22%) CSS
6 6 (5.22%) HTML
6 6 (5.22%) ODBC
6 6 (5.22%) OLE
6 6 (5.22%) OLE DB
6 6 (5.22%) Web Services
7 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 5 (4.35%) WCF
8 4 (3.48%) Ajax
8 4 (3.48%) HTML5
9 2 (1.74%) COM
9 2 (1.74%) Java EE
9 2 (1.74%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.43%) Replication
3 8 (6.96%) Clustering
4 6 (5.22%) Equities
5 4 (3.48%) Blog
5 4 (3.48%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.48%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.48%) FMCG
6 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.74%) Derivative
7 2 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.74%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.74%) NHS
7 2 (1.74%) W3C
8 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.78%) Windows
2 7 (6.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (73.91%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (43.48%) ETL
3 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.74%) Data Modelling
5 24 (20.87%) Analytics
6 21 (18.26%) Kimball Methodology
6 21 (18.26%) Migration
7 20 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (13.91%) Dimensional Modelling
9 15 (13.04%) Visualisation
10 13 (11.30%) Data Management
11 11 (9.57%) Data Visualisation
11 11 (9.57%) ETL Development
12 10 (8.70%) Scrum
13 9 (7.83%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (6.96%) SDLC
15 7 (6.09%) Data Analysis
15 7 (6.09%) High Availability
16 6 (5.22%) Open Source
16 6 (5.22%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 101 (87.83%) SQL
2 56 (48.70%) T-SQL
3 19 (16.52%) C#
4 11 (9.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 8 (6.96%) C++
5 8 (6.96%) R
5 8 (6.96%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.22%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.35%) VB
8 4 (3.48%) Python
9 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.61%) U-SQL
9 3 (2.61%) VBA
9 3 (2.61%) VBScript
10 2 (1.74%) C
10 2 (1.74%) Java
10 2 (1.74%) VC++
11 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Degree
1 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.61%) MCITP
3 3 (2.61%) MCTS
4 2 (1.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.48%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (2.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.74%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.87%) WMI
Vendors
1 86 (74.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.52%) Oracle
3 18 (15.65%) Tableau
4 11 (9.57%) Sybase
5 8 (6.96%) Informatica
6 5 (4.35%) SAP
7 2 (1.74%) Adobe
7 2 (1.74%) Cognos
7 2 (1.74%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.74%) Remedy
7 2 (1.74%) Veritas
8 1 (0.87%) Capita
8 1 (0.87%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.87%) IBM