Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 756 743 755
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 -153
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 104 105 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.49% 0.52% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 62 84
England median daily rate £475 £406 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% +13.64% -10.63%
10th Percentile £333 £333 £270
90th Percentile £625 £524 £519
UK median daily rate £475 £413 £355
% change year-on-year +15.15% +16.20% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 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 21,358 20,304 22,194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.93% 22.38% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,106 13,721 15,047
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 257 341
England median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.67% - +7.99%
10th Percentile £13.87 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £56.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £28.75 £29.56 £30.00
% change year-on-year -2.74% -1.47% +4.57%

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 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +1 80 £500 +11.11% 32
South East -18 12 £450 +5.88% 9
North of England -29 6 £400 +12.28% 4
North West -15 4 £400 +3.23% 3
East Midlands +6 3 £330 -25.63% 4
Midlands -23 3 £330 -5.71% 12
South West -10 2 - - 3
Yorkshire -27 2 £383 +9.29%
East of England -9 1 - - 5
Microsoft Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 91 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 89 (85.58%) SQL Server
3 82 (78.85%) SQL
4 80 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (72.12%) Microsoft
6 73 (70.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 63 (60.58%) Power BI
8 56 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 54 (51.92%) Data Warehouse
10 53 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (44.23%) ETL
12 45 (43.27%) Finance
13 40 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
14 38 (36.54%) Analytics
15 29 (27.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 28 (26.92%) T-SQL
17 27 (25.96%) SQL Server 2012
18 25 (24.04%) OLAP
19 24 (23.08%) Data Lake
20 22 (21.15%) Data Analysis
20 22 (21.15%) Visualisation
21 20 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
21 20 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
22 19 (18.27%) C#
22 19 (18.27%) Data Modelling
23 18 (17.31%) R
23 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
24 16 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
24 16 (15.38%) Data Analytics
24 16 (15.38%) Tableau

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 3 (2.88%) SAS
1 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.92%) Confluence
2 2 (1.92%) IIS
2 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (14.42%) Azure Data Factory
3 12 (11.54%) Data Lake Analytics
4 11 (10.58%) PaaS
5 9 (8.65%) Azure Machine Learning
6 7 (6.73%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (5.77%) IaaS
8 5 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (4.81%) Office 365
9 3 (2.88%) SaaS
10 2 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.92%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 2 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) DMZ
1 2 (1.92%) SAN
2 1 (0.96%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 89 (85.58%) SQL Server
3 73 (70.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (60.58%) Power BI
5 56 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (51.92%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (25.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (24.04%) OLAP
9 24 (23.08%) Data Lake
10 20 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
11 16 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
12 15 (14.42%) SQL Server 2016
13 11 (10.58%) OLAP Cube
14 10 (9.62%) PowerPivot
15 9 (8.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 9 (8.65%) Relational Database
16 8 (7.69%) Big Data
17 7 (6.73%) Cosmos DB
18 5 (4.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.81%) Subversion
5 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.92%) JIRA
7 1 (0.96%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.96%) RStudio
7 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.96%) YouTrack
General
1 45 (43.27%) Finance
2 14 (13.46%) Banking
3 8 (7.69%) General Ledger
3 8 (7.69%) Publishing
4 7 (6.73%) Retail
5 5 (4.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.92%) Digital Economy
6 2 (1.92%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Electronics
7 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (63.46%) Developer
2 47 (45.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 29 (27.88%) SQL Developer
4 21 (20.19%) Power BI Developer
5 15 (14.42%) SQL BI Developer
5 15 (14.42%) SSAS Developer
6 11 (10.58%) Analyst
7 9 (8.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 9 (8.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 8 (7.69%) T-SQL Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Analyst Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Architect
9 7 (6.73%) Technical Support
10 6 (5.77%) Consultant
10 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Business Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Report Analyst
11 5 (4.81%) Report Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Technical Specialist
11 5 (4.81%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) MDX
2 12 (11.54%) .NET
3 7 (6.73%) XML
4 5 (4.81%) HTML
5 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.88%) JSON
6 2 (1.92%) HTML5
6 2 (1.92%) OAuth
6 2 (1.92%) SAML
7 1 (0.96%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.96%) CSS
7 1 (0.96%) D3.js
7 1 (0.96%) DHTML
7 1 (0.96%) jQuery
7 1 (0.96%) Web Services
7 1 (0.96%) WinForms
7 1 (0.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.62%) Private Cloud
3 8 (7.69%) Hedge funds
4 4 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.88%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.88%) Reinsurance
5 3 (2.88%) Replication
5 3 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.88%) User Experience
6 2 (1.92%) Clustering
7 1 (0.96%) FMCG
7 1 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.96%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.96%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.81%) Windows
2 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (44.23%) ETL
4 38 (36.54%) Analytics
5 22 (21.15%) Data Analysis
5 22 (21.15%) Visualisation
6 19 (18.27%) Data Modelling
7 16 (15.38%) Data Analytics
8 15 (14.42%) Data Cleansing
9 14 (13.46%) Kimball Methodology
9 14 (13.46%) Machine Learning
10 13 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
10 13 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
11 10 (9.62%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (9.62%) Coaching
11 10 (9.62%) Collaborative Working
11 10 (9.62%) DevOps
11 10 (9.62%) ITIL
11 10 (9.62%) Software Engineering
12 9 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 82 (78.85%) SQL
2 29 (27.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 28 (26.92%) T-SQL
4 19 (18.27%) C#
5 18 (17.31%) R
6 12 (11.54%) U-SQL
7 9 (8.65%) PowerShell
7 9 (8.65%) Python
8 5 (4.81%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.88%) Java
10 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.96%) VB
11 1 (0.96%) VBA
11 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.85%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (0.96%) CCNA
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.96%) MCSA
4 1 (0.96%) MCSD
4 1 (0.96%) MCTS
4 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.96%) PMP
4 1 (0.96%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) QA
2 8 (7.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.88%) Puppet
2 2 (1.92%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.92%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.92%) SCCM
2 2 (1.92%) SCOM
2 2 (1.92%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.92%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.92%) Terraform
3 1 (0.96%) Control-M
Vendors
1 75 (72.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.38%) Tableau
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle
4 4 (3.85%) Informatica
5 3 (2.88%) Alteryx
5 3 (2.88%) SAP
6 2 (1.92%) 3PAR
6 2 (1.92%) CA
6 2 (1.92%) Citrix
6 2 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (0.96%) CODA
7 1 (0.96%) Cognos
7 1 (0.96%) F5
7 1 (0.96%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.96%) MicroStrategy