Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 733 705 644
Rank change year-on-year -28 -61 -30
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 114 115 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.58% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 75 150
England median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £274
90th Percentile £525 £529 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
England median hourly rate £21.50 £38.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.52% - -
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year -44.52% - -

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 20,198 19,942 22,667
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.84% 22.45% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,226 13,463 15,310
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £298 £278
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 255 365
England median hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £26.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.53% -1.58% -7.16%
10th Percentile £15.18 £9.25 £11.60
90th Percentile £56.88 £47.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £27.12
% change year-on-year +21.82% +1.40% -5.47%

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 24 February 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
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 24 February 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 -33 66 £468 +3.89% 20
South East -4 15 £400 +2.56% 8
North of England +21 12 £355 +10.94% 6
Midlands +9 10 £495 +20.73% 8
West Midlands +7 9 £495 +25.32% 7
East of England -12 7 £375 -4.76% 6
South West +18 4 £263 -34.38% 4
North West +10 4 £325 +14.04% 3
Yorkshire 0 4 £395 +19.25% 2
North East - 4 £403 - 1
East Midlands -2 1 £300 +57.89% 1
Microsoft Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 109 (95.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 104 (91.23%) SQL Server
3 102 (89.47%) SQL
4 92 (80.70%) Business Intelligence
5 90 (78.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 80 (70.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 65 (57.02%) Microsoft
8 60 (52.63%) Power BI
9 59 (51.75%) T-SQL
10 32 (28.07%) MDX
11 31 (27.19%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (27.19%) Data Modelling
12 27 (23.68%) Finance
13 26 (22.81%) Data Analysis
13 26 (22.81%) Dimensional Modelling
13 26 (22.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 26 (22.81%) SQL Server 2016
14 23 (20.18%) Analytics
14 23 (20.18%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (19.30%) ETL
16 21 (18.42%) Java
16 21 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
17 20 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (16.67%) Migration
18 19 (16.67%) Visual Studio
18 19 (16.67%) MS Visio
18 19 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
18 19 (16.67%) Data Mart
18 19 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
19 18 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis

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 9 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.51%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.51%) IIS
4 3 (2.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) SAS
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.88%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.88%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.14%) Azure Data Factory
2 7 (6.14%) Data Lake Analytics
3 4 (3.51%) Office 365
4 3 (2.63%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (2.63%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.88%) GitHub
5 1 (0.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) SAN
2 3 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (95.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 104 (91.23%) SQL Server
3 90 (78.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 80 (70.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (52.63%) Power BI
6 31 (27.19%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (22.81%) SQL Server 2016
8 23 (20.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (16.67%) Data Mart
10 19 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (9.65%) OLAP
11 11 (9.65%) Relational Database
12 10 (8.77%) Big Data
13 9 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (7.89%) Data Lake
14 8 (7.02%) MySQL
15 7 (6.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 6 (5.26%) Hadoop
16 6 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 19 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.63%) Subversion
5 2 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.88%) JIRA
6 1 (0.88%) Selenium
6 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (23.68%) Finance
2 11 (9.65%) Banking
3 5 (4.39%) Legal
4 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) French Language
5 1 (0.88%) Front Office
5 1 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (55.26%) Developer
2 50 (43.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 28 (24.56%) SQL Developer
4 23 (20.18%) SQL BI Developer
5 18 (15.79%) Analyst
5 18 (15.79%) SSRS Developer
6 15 (13.16%) Power BI Developer
7 13 (11.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 12 (10.53%) Consultant
8 12 (10.53%) DBA
8 12 (10.53%) SSAS Developer
9 10 (8.77%) Data Mart Developer
9 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Developer
10 8 (7.02%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 8 (7.02%) SQL DBA
11 7 (6.14%) Administrator
12 6 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 6 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
13 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 4 (3.51%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.07%) MDX
2 18 (15.79%) Node.js
3 14 (12.28%) .NET
4 7 (6.14%) XML
5 5 (4.39%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.51%) ADO
6 4 (3.51%) ADO.NET
6 4 (3.51%) HTML
6 4 (3.51%) jQuery
6 4 (3.51%) ODBC
6 4 (3.51%) OLE
6 4 (3.51%) OLE DB
7 3 (2.63%) Web Services
8 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.75%) CSS
8 2 (1.75%) HTML5
8 2 (1.75%) WCF
8 2 (1.75%) XHTML
9 1 (0.88%) Java EE
9 1 (0.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Replication
2 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.89%) Clustering
3 5 (4.39%) Equities
4 4 (3.51%) Blog
4 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.51%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.51%) FMCG
4 4 (3.51%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.75%) W3C
6 1 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.88%) Derivative
6 1 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.88%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.91%) Windows
2 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (80.70%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (27.19%) Data Modelling
3 26 (22.81%) Data Analysis
3 26 (22.81%) Dimensional Modelling
4 23 (20.18%) Analytics
5 22 (19.30%) ETL
6 20 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (16.67%) Migration
8 18 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (14.04%) Visualisation
10 13 (11.40%) Data Management
11 11 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (8.77%) Data Visualisation
12 10 (8.77%) Kimball Methodology
13 9 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (6.14%) Business Analytics
14 7 (6.14%) High Availability
15 6 (5.26%) Validation
16 5 (4.39%) Scrum
16 5 (4.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 102 (89.47%) SQL
2 59 (51.75%) T-SQL
3 26 (22.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 21 (18.42%) Java
5 14 (12.28%) C#
6 9 (7.89%) C++
7 8 (7.02%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.26%) Python
9 6 (5.26%) VBA
10 5 (4.39%) R
10 5 (4.39%) VB
10 5 (4.39%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.51%) U-SQL
11 4 (3.51%) VBScript
12 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.75%) C
14 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.88%) VC++
14 1 (0.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.14%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.26%) Degree
3 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.51%) MCSE
5 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.75%) MCSA
6 1 (0.88%) MCITP
6 1 (0.88%) MCPD
6 1 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.51%) GDPR
3 3 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (2.63%) WMI
3 1 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (57.02%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.91%) Oracle
3 9 (7.89%) Sybase
3 9 (7.89%) Tableau
4 7 (6.14%) SAP
5 3 (2.63%) Adobe
6 2 (1.75%) Capita
6 2 (1.75%) Cognos
6 2 (1.75%) Veritas
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) Informatica
7 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.88%) RedGate