Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 739 749 734
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 -82
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 119 119 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.54% 0.57% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 72 74
England median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £320 £314 £276
90th Percentile £625 £524 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
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 21,882 20,950 21,656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.72% 22.03% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,381 14,593 14,483
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £291
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 244 310
England median hourly rate £33.75 £32.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.47% +16.36% -
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.68 £10.55
90th Percentile £57.50 £56.84 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £32.49 £30.63 £28.00
% change year-on-year +6.08% +9.38% -0.44%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +31 92 £475 +5.56% 23
South East -26 10 £450 +12.50% 15
Midlands -9 8 £320 -35.35% 12
East Midlands +12 5 £450 -18.18% 8
North of England -36 5 £400 +14.29% 12
West Midlands -17 3 £225 -54.55% 4
North West -18 3 £425 +21.43% 7
South West -29 3 £210 -35.38% 10
Yorkshire -27 2 £383 +9.29% 5
East of England -12 1 - - 7
Microsoft Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 105 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 103 (86.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 84 (70.59%) SQL
4 76 (63.87%) Business Intelligence
5 74 (62.18%) Microsoft
6 72 (60.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 61 (51.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 59 (49.58%) ETL
8 59 (49.58%) Power BI
9 58 (48.74%) Microsoft Azure
10 54 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (42.86%) Finance
11 51 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (26.89%) T-SQL
13 31 (26.05%) C#
14 30 (25.21%) Azure SQL Database
14 30 (25.21%) Data Lake
15 29 (24.37%) Analytics
16 28 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
16 28 (23.53%) QA
17 27 (22.69%) Data Modelling
18 26 (21.85%) SQL Server 2012
19 22 (18.49%) Kimball Methodology
19 22 (18.49%) Azure Data Factory
20 21 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
20 21 (17.65%) PowerShell
21 20 (16.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
21 20 (16.81%) SQL Server 2016
22 19 (15.97%) Scrum
22 19 (15.97%) .NET

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 11 (9.24%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.56%) IIS
3 7 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (4.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.36%) SAS
6 3 (2.52%) Apache Pig
6 3 (2.52%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 58 (48.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (18.49%) Azure Data Factory
3 18 (15.13%) PaaS
4 15 (12.61%) Data Lake Analytics
5 11 (9.24%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (8.40%) IaaS
7 9 (7.56%) Azure Machine Learning
8 8 (6.72%) Office 365
9 4 (3.36%) SaaS
10 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) DMZ
2 1 (0.84%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 103 (86.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 72 (60.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (51.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 59 (49.58%) Power BI
6 51 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (25.21%) Azure SQL Database
7 30 (25.21%) Data Lake
8 26 (21.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (16.81%) SQL Server 2016
10 18 (15.13%) OLAP
11 15 (12.61%) PowerPivot
11 15 (12.61%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (9.24%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 11 (9.24%) Relational Database
13 9 (7.56%) Big Data
14 8 (6.72%) Hadoop
14 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (5.88%) QlikView
16 5 (4.20%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (8.40%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.40%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (3.36%) Subversion
4 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.68%) ERwin
6 1 (0.84%) RStudio
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (42.86%) Finance
2 12 (10.08%) General Ledger
2 12 (10.08%) Publishing
3 8 (6.72%) Banking
4 6 (5.04%) Retail
5 5 (4.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.68%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.84%) Billing
Job Titles
1 78 (65.55%) Developer
2 46 (38.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 26 (21.85%) SQL Developer
4 15 (12.61%) Power BI Developer
5 12 (10.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 11 (9.24%) SSAS Developer
7 10 (8.40%) Architect
7 10 (8.40%) T-SQL Developer
8 9 (7.56%) SQL BI Developer
9 8 (6.72%) Analyst
10 7 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
10 7 (5.88%) Technical Support
11 6 (5.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 6 (5.04%) Consultant
12 5 (4.20%) Analyst Developer
12 5 (4.20%) Report Analyst
12 5 (4.20%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.20%) Support Specialist
12 5 (4.20%) Technical Specialist
12 5 (4.20%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.97%) .NET
2 13 (10.92%) MDX
3 10 (8.40%) JSON
4 7 (5.88%) XML
5 5 (4.20%) OAuth
5 5 (4.20%) SAML
6 4 (3.36%) HTML
7 3 (2.52%) Web Services
8 2 (1.68%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.68%) CSS
8 2 (1.68%) DHTML
8 2 (1.68%) HTML5
8 2 (1.68%) jQuery
8 2 (1.68%) Kafka
8 2 (1.68%) XSLT
9 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.84%) COM
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.56%) Hedge funds
3 6 (5.04%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.04%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.20%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.52%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.52%) Tandem
6 2 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.68%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.68%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.84%) FMCG
7 1 (0.84%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.84%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.84%) Replication
7 1 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.72%) Windows
2 3 (2.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (63.87%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (49.58%) ETL
3 54 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (24.37%) Analytics
5 27 (22.69%) Data Modelling
6 22 (18.49%) Kimball Methodology
7 21 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (15.97%) Scrum
9 17 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 17 (14.29%) DevOps
10 16 (13.45%) Visualisation
11 15 (12.61%) Dimensional Modelling
12 13 (10.92%) ITIL
12 13 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (10.08%) Migration
14 11 (9.24%) Data Transformation
14 11 (9.24%) Machine Learning
15 10 (8.40%) Artificial Intelligence
15 10 (8.40%) Data Management
15 10 (8.40%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 84 (70.59%) SQL
2 32 (26.89%) T-SQL
3 31 (26.05%) C#
4 21 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 20 (16.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 13 (10.92%) R
7 12 (10.08%) U-SQL
8 8 (6.72%) Python
9 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.36%) VB
10 3 (2.52%) Java
10 3 (2.52%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.68%) PHP
12 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.72%) MCSE
3 4 (3.36%) Degree
4 3 (2.52%) CCNA
4 3 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.52%) MCSD
4 3 (2.52%) MCTS
4 3 (2.52%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.52%) PMP
4 3 (2.52%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.68%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.68%) MCSA
5 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.84%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (23.53%) QA
2 6 (5.04%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.68%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.68%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) CA Single Sign-On
1 5 (4.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 74 (62.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.24%) Tableau
3 5 (4.20%) CA
3 5 (4.20%) Citrix
4 4 (3.36%) Alteryx
4 4 (3.36%) Informatica
5 3 (2.52%) Databricks
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle
6 1 (0.84%) CODA
6 1 (0.84%) F5