Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 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 Analysis Services
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 762 721 723
Rank change year-on-year -41 +2 -102
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 98 89 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.47% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 54 106
England median daily rate £470 £395 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.99% -5.95% +12.00%
10th Percentile £330 £337 £297
90th Percentile £616 £567 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £438 £414
% change year-on-year +7.43% +5.74% +10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.33% - -
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year +2.33% - -

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 20,716 19,028 21,731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.68% 22.64% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,548 12,761 14,826
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £638 £616 £600
UK median daily rate £463 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +5.11% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 234 338
England median hourly rate £35.00 £28.25 £32.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.89% -12.27% +28.80%
10th Percentile £14.08 £9.25 £12.60
90th Percentile £54.63 £50.00 £54.26
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% -6.45% +19.23%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 -18 69 £470 +4.44% 20
South East -13 10 £400 -4.76% 7
North of England -31 10 £400 +6.67% 1
Midlands -21 8 £330 -5.71% 9
North West -5 6 £400 +3.23%
East Midlands -6 5 £330 -2.22% 5
North East - 4 £403 -
West Midlands -14 3 - - 4
South West +5 1 £225 -50.00% 3
Microsoft Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 England region with a requirement for Microsoft Analysis Services.

1 95 (96.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 91 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 87 (88.78%) SQL
4 82 (83.67%) Business Intelligence
5 79 (80.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 72 (73.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 63 (64.29%) Microsoft
8 61 (62.24%) Power BI
9 47 (47.96%) Data Warehouse
10 44 (44.90%) T-SQL
11 42 (42.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 33 (33.67%) MDX
12 33 (33.67%) ETL
13 32 (32.65%) Data Analysis
14 31 (31.63%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (30.61%) SQL Server 2012
16 27 (27.55%) Finance
17 25 (25.51%) Data Modelling
18 24 (24.49%) Analytics
19 23 (23.47%) Dimensional Modelling
20 20 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
21 19 (19.39%) Visualisation
21 19 (19.39%) OLAP
21 19 (19.39%) SQL Server 2014
22 17 (17.35%) Self-Motivation
22 17 (17.35%) Requirements Analysis
23 16 (16.33%) Java
24 15 (15.31%) .NET
24 15 (15.31%) MS Visio
24 15 (15.31%) Data Mart

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 5 (5.10%) SAS
2 2 (2.04%) Confluence
2 2 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (15.31%) MS Visio
2 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.02%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.10%) Azure Data Factory
2 5 (5.10%) PaaS
3 4 (4.08%) Office 365
4 2 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.04%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 2 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.02%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.02%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (96.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 91 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 79 (80.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 72 (73.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 61 (62.24%) Power BI
6 47 (47.96%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (30.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (19.39%) OLAP
9 19 (19.39%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (15.31%) Data Mart
11 13 (13.27%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (11.22%) PowerPivot
13 10 (10.20%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (9.18%) Data Lake
15 8 (8.16%) Big Data
15 8 (8.16%) QlikView
16 7 (7.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 7 (7.14%) Cosmos DB
16 7 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.06%) JIRA
4 2 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.04%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.02%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.02%) Subversion
5 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.02%) YouTrack
General
1 27 (27.55%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Banking
3 8 (8.16%) Retail
4 4 (4.08%) Legal
5 2 (2.04%) Digital Economy
5 2 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.04%) Front Office
6 1 (1.02%) Electronics
6 1 (1.02%) French Language
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (65.31%) Developer
2 54 (55.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 27 (27.55%) SQL Developer
4 22 (22.45%) SQL BI Developer
5 21 (21.43%) Power BI Developer
6 15 (15.31%) SSRS Developer
7 12 (12.24%) SSAS Developer
8 8 (8.16%) Analyst
8 8 (8.16%) Data Mart Developer
9 7 (7.14%) Consultant
9 7 (7.14%) DBA
9 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
9 7 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
10 6 (6.12%) Business Developer
11 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 5 (5.10%) T-SQL Developer
12 4 (4.08%) Administrator
12 4 (4.08%) Architect
12 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.67%) MDX
2 15 (15.31%) .NET
2 15 (15.31%) Node.js
3 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.06%) HTML
5 2 (2.04%) XML
6 1 (1.02%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.02%) CSS
6 1 (1.02%) D3.js
6 1 (1.02%) DHTML
6 1 (1.02%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.02%) jQuery
6 1 (1.02%) LINQ
6 1 (1.02%) NHibernate
6 1 (1.02%) Web Services
6 1 (1.02%) WinForms
6 1 (1.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.18%) Private Cloud
4 8 (8.16%) Clustering
5 4 (4.08%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (4.08%) Replication
6 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.06%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.06%) Reinsurance
6 3 (3.06%) User Experience
7 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.02%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.24%) Windows
2 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (83.67%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (33.67%) ETL
3 32 (32.65%) Data Analysis
4 31 (31.63%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (25.51%) Data Modelling
6 24 (24.49%) Analytics
7 23 (23.47%) Dimensional Modelling
8 19 (19.39%) Visualisation
9 17 (17.35%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (13.27%) Data Visualisation
11 12 (12.24%) Data Analytics
11 12 (12.24%) Kimball Methodology
12 10 (10.20%) Migration
13 9 (9.18%) Coaching
13 9 (9.18%) Collaborative Working
13 9 (9.18%) Data Cleansing
14 6 (6.12%) Scrum
15 5 (5.10%) Data Integration
15 5 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (5.10%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 87 (88.78%) SQL
2 44 (44.90%) T-SQL
3 42 (42.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 16 (16.33%) Java
5 11 (11.22%) C#
6 10 (10.20%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.14%) R
8 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.10%) Python
9 5 (5.10%) VB
10 4 (4.08%) VBA
11 3 (3.06%) C++
11 3 (3.06%) VBScript
12 1 (1.02%) U-SQL
12 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.02%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.10%) Degree
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.06%) MCSA
5 2 (2.04%) MCSE
6 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) GDPR
2 5 (5.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.06%) Puppet
3 2 (2.04%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.04%) SCCM
3 2 (2.04%) SCOM
3 2 (2.04%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.04%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.04%) Terraform
3 2 (2.04%) WMI
4 1 (1.02%) Control-M
4 1 (1.02%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 63 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.31%) Tableau
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle
3 4 (4.08%) SAP
4 2 (2.04%) 3PAR
4 2 (2.04%) Cognos
4 2 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (1.02%) Adobe
5 1 (1.02%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.02%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.02%) RedGate
5 1 (1.02%) Symantec
5 1 (1.02%) Veritas