The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server Analysis Services over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK / England
Rank 234 217 199
Rank change year-on-year -17 -18  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 424 566 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.02% 1.15% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.47% 5.17% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 413 432
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -3.33% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £23.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 - £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 - £32.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £25.00

SQL Server Analysis Services is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9480 10953 10995
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.87% 22.32% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6448 7415 7178
Median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 159 149
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.87% +2.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server 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 SQL Server Analysis Services within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 218 £450 +5.88% 58
South East -13 39 £400 - 22
North West +30 37 £360 -7.09% 36
West Midlands 0 32 £375 -9.09% 23
Yorkshire -3 29 £350 -3.44% 14
South West +5 23 £375 +15.38% 8
East of England -5 23 £450 +24.13% 12
East Midlands -4 18 £320 -20.49% 5
North East -12 2 - - 3
Midlands +3 1 - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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 SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 825 (90.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 782 (86.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 689 (75.96%) SQL
4 670 (73.87%) SQL Server
5 651 (71.78%) Business Intelligence
6 479 (52.81%) Microsoft
7 445 (49.06%) Data Warehouse
8 380 (41.90%) T-SQL
9 314 (34.62%) ETL
10 218 (24.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 209 (23.04%) Finance
12 198 (21.83%) MS Excel
13 162 (17.86%) Power BI
14 142 (15.66%) SQL Server 2008
15 137 (15.10%) MDX
16 130 (14.33%) C#
17 125 (13.78%) SQL Server 2014
18 120 (13.23%) .NET
19 117 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
20 113 (12.46%) Data Modelling
21 102 (11.25%) Kimball Methodology
22 97 (10.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 96 (10.58%) QlikView
24 95 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
25 90 (9.92%) Migration
26 88 (9.70%) OLAP
27 86 (9.48%) Analytics
28 82 (9.04%) Oracle
29 79 (8.71%) SQL Server 2016
30 77 (8.49%) Tableau

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top Related 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 67 (7.39%) SharePoint
2 37 (4.08%) IIS
3 20 (2.21%) SAS
4 15 (1.65%) Apache Pig
5 10 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.55%) Anypoint
9 3 (0.33%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.22%) CMS
10 2 (0.22%) Confluence
10 2 (0.22%) Drupal
10 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.11%) GemFire
11 1 (0.11%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.11%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.11%) PowerExchange
11 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 198 (21.83%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.43%) MS Visio
3 21 (2.32%) MS Office
4 10 (1.10%) MS Project
5 3 (0.33%) SPSS
6 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 47 (5.18%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.55%) SystmOne
5 3 (0.33%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.22%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.11%) BPCS
7 1 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.11%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 73 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.10%) Data Lake Analytics
2 10 (1.10%) IaaS
2 10 (1.10%) PaaS
3 9 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.44%) Office 365
4 4 (0.44%) SaaS
5 3 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.33%) Boomi
5 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.22%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.76%) Firewall
2 12 (1.32%) SAN
3 9 (0.99%) Internet
4 2 (0.22%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.22%) NAS
5 1 (0.11%) DMZ
5 1 (0.11%) Intranet
5 1 (0.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 825 (90.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 782 (86.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 670 (73.87%) SQL Server
4 445 (49.06%) Data Warehouse
5 218 (24.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 162 (17.86%) Power BI
7 142 (15.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 125 (13.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 97 (10.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 96 (10.58%) QlikView
11 88 (9.70%) OLAP
12 79 (8.71%) SQL Server 2016
13 40 (4.41%) Relational Database
14 36 (3.97%) OLAP Cube
15 32 (3.53%) Big Data
15 32 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
16 30 (3.31%) Oracle Database
17 23 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
17 23 (2.54%) Hadoop
18 21 (2.32%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 95 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 55 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 27 (2.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 19 (2.09%) TeamCity
5 7 (0.77%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.66%) JIRA
6 6 (0.66%) Subversion
7 5 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.44%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.33%) NUnit
9 3 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.22%) Maven
10 2 (0.22%) Moq
10 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.22%) WiX
11 1 (0.11%) AccuRev
11 1 (0.11%) Mockito
11 1 (0.11%) MSTest
11 1 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.11%) YouTrack
General
1 209 (23.04%) Finance
2 73 (8.05%) Banking
3 71 (7.83%) Retail
4 58 (6.39%) Advertising
5 23 (2.54%) Legal
6 18 (1.98%) Front Office
6 18 (1.98%) Retail Banking
7 15 (1.65%) Corporate Banking
7 15 (1.65%) Law
7 15 (1.65%) Marketing
8 12 (1.32%) Back Office
9 8 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.77%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.55%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.44%) Billing
12 4 (0.44%) Local Government
12 4 (0.44%) Publishing
12 4 (0.44%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 564 (62.18%) Developer
2 317 (34.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 228 (25.14%) SQL Developer
4 138 (15.21%) SSIS Developer
5 109 (12.02%) SQL BI Developer
6 107 (11.80%) SSRS Developer
7 105 (11.58%) Analyst
8 95 (10.47%) SSAS Developer
9 82 (9.04%) DBA
10 77 (8.49%) Business Developer
11 73 (8.05%) SQL DBA
12 68 (7.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 67 (7.39%) Architect
13 67 (7.39%) ETL Developer
14 62 (6.84%) Microsoft BI Developer
15 60 (6.62%) Microsoft Developer
16 55 (6.06%) SQL Server Developer
17 47 (5.18%) Consultant
18 40 (4.41%) Administrator
19 37 (4.08%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (15.10%) MDX
2 120 (13.23%) .NET
3 27 (2.98%) ASP.NET
3 27 (2.98%) Web Services
4 20 (2.21%) XML
5 19 (2.09%) .NET Framework
6 15 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (1.65%) WCF
7 13 (1.43%) Entity Framework
8 12 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (1.21%) WPF
10 10 (1.10%) jQuery
10 10 (1.10%) REST
11 9 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 8 (0.88%) CSS
13 7 (0.77%) HTML
13 7 (0.77%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (0.66%) AngularJS
14 6 (0.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (0.66%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (4.74%) Management Information System
3 27 (2.98%) Clustering
4 25 (2.76%) NHS
5 16 (1.76%) Replication
6 13 (1.43%) Fixed Income
7 11 (1.21%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.10%) Data Structures
9 9 (0.99%) Credit Risk
9 9 (0.99%) Equities
10 7 (0.77%) Market Risk
11 6 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.66%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.44%) Freedom of Information
12 4 (0.44%) Grid Computing
12 4 (0.44%) Oracle Licensing
13 3 (0.33%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.33%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.33%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 74 (8.16%) Windows
2 32 (3.53%) Linux
3 27 (2.98%) Windows Server
4 15 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.21%) Unix
6 8 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.44%) Solaris
9 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 651 (71.78%) Business Intelligence
2 314 (34.62%) ETL
3 117 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (12.46%) Data Modelling
5 102 (11.25%) Kimball Methodology
6 90 (9.92%) Migration
7 86 (9.48%) Analytics
8 66 (7.28%) Performance Tuning
9 63 (6.95%) Data Analysis
10 59 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 51 (5.62%) Visualisation
12 44 (4.85%) Data Management
13 39 (4.30%) Data Migration
13 39 (4.30%) Dimensional Modelling
14 35 (3.86%) Waterfall
15 30 (3.31%) Scrum
16 29 (3.20%) CRM
16 29 (3.20%) Dashboard Development
17 27 (2.98%) Data Integration
17 27 (2.98%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 689 (75.96%) SQL
2 380 (41.90%) T-SQL
3 130 (14.33%) C#
4 53 (5.84%) PowerShell
5 42 (4.63%) VBA
6 39 (4.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 25 (2.76%) JavaScript
8 23 (2.54%) VB.NET
8 23 (2.54%) VBScript
9 21 (2.32%) Shell Script
10 16 (1.76%) VB
11 15 (1.65%) Scala
12 12 (1.32%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.99%) Java
14 8 (0.88%) R
15 6 (0.66%) C++
15 6 (0.66%) Python
16 5 (0.55%) C
17 4 (0.44%) Perl
18 2 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (6.95%) Degree
2 28 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.65%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.99%) MCITP
5 9 (0.99%) MCSE
6 6 (0.66%) MCDBA
7 3 (0.33%) MCSA
7 3 (0.33%) MCSD
7 3 (0.33%) MCTS
8 2 (0.22%) CCNA
8 2 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.22%) MCPD
8 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.22%) PMP
9 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.11%) MCP
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 25 (2.76%) QA
3 8 (0.88%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.22%) PMO
6 1 (0.11%) IFRS
6 1 (0.11%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) MiFID
6 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (1.98%) Control-M
2 8 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (0.66%) SCOM
4 5 (0.55%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.22%) SQL Sentry
7 1 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.11%) CloudHub
7 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.11%) Puppet
7 1 (0.11%) SCCM
7 1 (0.11%) Simpana
Vendors
1 479 (52.81%) Microsoft
2 82 (9.04%) Oracle
3 77 (8.49%) Tableau
4 22 (2.43%) SAP
5 18 (1.98%) VMware
6 15 (1.65%) Cloudera
6 15 (1.65%) Hortonworks
7 14 (1.54%) Teradata
8 12 (1.32%) Cognos
8 12 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (0.66%) JD Edwards
9 6 (0.66%) RedGate
10 5 (0.55%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.44%) Informatica
12 3 (0.33%) Callidus
12 3 (0.33%) Dell
12 3 (0.33%) GoldenSource
12 3 (0.33%) Google
12 3 (0.33%) IDERA
12 3 (0.33%) TIBCO
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £235 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
Noir Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HFG
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Vadis People
Rate: c£55,000 - £65,000 Pro Rota
Posted: 3 days ago
Shropshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Vadis People
Rate: c£60,000 - £65,000 Pro Rota
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth
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