Period
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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 6 months to 2 July 2022 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 SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > England
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 523 411 314
Rank change year-on-year -112 -97 +22
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 250 261 283
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.50% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.80% 2.32% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 162 220
10th Percentile £356 £305 £349
25th Percentile £418 £402 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% +1.47%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £563
90th Percentile £650 £650 £613
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
10th Percentile £29.00 £26.23 -
25th Percentile - £32.99 -
Median hourly rate £35.00 £46.43 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year -24.61% -7.15% +123.61%
75th Percentile £40.00 £58.63 -
90th Percentile £53.40 £70.12 -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £46.43 £50.00
% change year-on-year -24.61% -7.15% +123.61%

SQL Server 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 13,916 11,264 8,367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.31% 21.37% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,088 7,833 5,927
10th Percentile £375 £325 £330
25th Percentile £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £506 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.64% +1.25% +4.17%
75th Percentile £675 £613 £600
90th Percentile £763 £700 £688
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 172 115
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.54 £14.25
25th Percentile £21.25 £19.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate £37.80 £24.80 £25.50
Median % change year-on-year +52.42% -2.75% -19.05%
75th Percentile £63.30 £45.25 £46.00
90th Percentile £75.00 £64.43 £63.43
UK median hourly rate £37.80 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +42.64% +6.00% -16.67%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in England.

Daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in England over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in England.

Hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in England over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

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 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London -70 140 £588 +15.82% 19
Midlands -26 28 £405 -10.99% 4
South East -30 27 £488 -7.14% 9
West Midlands -24 26 £405 -11.96% 2
North of England -50 20 £508 +19.41% 9
North West -32 18 £500 +8.11% 4
South West -3 17 £425 +9.68% 3
East of England -20 9 £388 +80.23% 8
North East - 3 £525 - 1
East Midlands -10 2 £478 +46.92% 2
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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 SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 195 (78.00%) SQL
2 190 (76.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 183 (73.20%) Business Intelligence
4 175 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 172 (68.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 141 (56.40%) Power BI
6 141 (56.40%) Power Platform
7 133 (53.20%) Azure
8 109 (43.60%) Microsoft
9 106 (42.40%) Data Warehouse
10 101 (40.40%) T-SQL
11 85 (34.00%) ETL
12 81 (32.40%) Finance
13 66 (26.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 61 (24.40%) DevOps
15 57 (22.80%) Azure Data Factory
16 55 (22.00%) Agile
17 54 (21.60%) Migration
18 50 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 49 (19.60%) Analytics
20 47 (18.80%) Azure DevOps
21 46 (18.40%) Data Modelling
22 44 (17.60%) Databricks
23 43 (17.20%) Social Skills
24 42 (16.80%) C#
25 41 (16.40%) Data Lake
26 32 (12.80%) Data Migration
27 31 (12.40%) Kimball Methodology
28 30 (12.00%) PowerShell
28 30 (12.00%) Azure SQL Database

SQL Server 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 13 (5.20%) Apache Spark
2 12 (4.80%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.20%) IIS
4 2 (0.80%) Apache
4 2 (0.80%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.80%) Jupyter
4 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Confluence
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 18 (7.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.20%) Cerner Millennium
4 2 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.80%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.40%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 1 (0.40%) Maximo
5 1 (0.40%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 141 (56.40%) Power Platform
2 133 (53.20%) Azure
3 57 (22.80%) Azure Data Factory
4 47 (18.80%) Azure DevOps
5 23 (9.20%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 10 (4.00%) Azure Logic Apps
7 9 (3.60%) Azure Storage
8 8 (3.20%) AWS
8 8 (3.20%) Azure Key Vault
8 8 (3.20%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (3.20%) PowerApps
9 6 (2.40%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
10 5 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (2.00%) Azure Functions
10 5 (2.00%) Microsoft 365
10 5 (2.00%) Serverless
11 4 (1.60%) Azure Service Bus
11 4 (1.60%) GitHub
11 4 (1.60%) PaaS
11 4 (1.60%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.80%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (76.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 175 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 172 (68.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 141 (56.40%) Power BI
5 106 (42.40%) Data Warehouse
6 66 (26.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 41 (16.40%) Data Lake
8 30 (12.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 28 (11.20%) Tableau
10 21 (8.40%) OLAP
11 19 (7.60%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 12 (4.80%) Big Data
12 12 (4.80%) MySQL
13 11 (4.40%) Relational Database
14 9 (3.60%) NoSQL
14 9 (3.60%) OLAP Cube
14 9 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (3.20%) Oracle Database
15 8 (3.20%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 23 (9.20%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.20%) JIRA
3 10 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (2.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.20%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.80%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.80%) ER Studio
7 2 (0.80%) ERwin
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.40%) Crucible
8 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.40%) Maven
8 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.40%) REST Assured
8 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 81 (32.40%) Finance
2 43 (17.20%) Social Skills
3 23 (9.20%) Banking
4 13 (5.20%) Front Office
5 10 (4.00%) Public Sector
6 7 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.80%) Retail
7 6 (2.40%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.00%) Documentation Skills
9 3 (1.20%) Aviation
9 3 (1.20%) Back Office
9 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.20%) Law
9 3 (1.20%) Local Government
9 3 (1.20%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 151 (60.40%) Developer
2 74 (29.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 59 (23.60%) SQL Developer
4 27 (10.80%) Data Engineer
5 23 (9.20%) DBA
6 21 (8.40%) Power BI Developer
7 20 (8.00%) SQL BI Developer
8 19 (7.60%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 18 (7.20%) Analyst
9 18 (7.20%) Azure Developer
9 18 (7.20%) Azure Engineer
10 17 (6.80%) Azure Data Engineer
11 16 (6.40%) SQL DBA
12 14 (5.60%) C# Developer
12 14 (5.60%) SSAS Developer
12 14 (5.60%) SSIS Developer
13 12 (4.80%) ETL Developer
13 12 (4.80%) SSRS Developer
14 11 (4.40%) SQL Server Developer
15 10 (4.00%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.00%) .NET
2 28 (11.20%) MDX
3 10 (4.00%) HTML
4 8 (3.20%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.80%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.80%) Web Services
6 6 (2.40%) PySpark
7 5 (2.00%) .NET Core
7 5 (2.00%) XML
8 4 (1.60%) REST
9 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.20%) HTML5
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle Streams
10 2 (0.80%) Apache Tez
10 2 (0.80%) jQuery
10 2 (0.80%) JSON
10 2 (0.80%) TensorFlow
10 2 (0.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.40%) Credit Risk
2 10 (4.00%) Legacy Systems
2 10 (4.00%) NHS
3 9 (3.60%) Clustering
4 8 (3.20%) Replication
5 7 (2.80%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.60%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.20%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.20%) User Experience
8 2 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.80%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.40%) DataPower
9 1 (0.40%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.80%) Windows
2 10 (4.00%) Unix
3 9 (3.60%) Linux
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (73.20%) Business Intelligence
2 85 (34.00%) ETL
3 61 (24.40%) DevOps
4 55 (22.00%) Agile
5 54 (21.60%) Migration
6 49 (19.60%) Analytics
7 46 (18.40%) Data Modelling
8 32 (12.80%) Data Migration
9 31 (12.40%) Kimball Methodology
10 24 (9.60%) CI/CD
11 21 (8.40%) Dashboard Development
12 20 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (6.80%) ERP
13 17 (6.80%) Scrum
14 16 (6.40%) Visualisation
15 14 (5.60%) Data Engineering
16 13 (5.20%) Problem-Solving
17 12 (4.80%) Change Management
17 12 (4.80%) Data Transformation
17 12 (4.80%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 195 (78.00%) SQL
2 101 (40.40%) T-SQL
3 50 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 42 (16.80%) C#
5 30 (12.00%) PowerShell
6 25 (10.00%) Python
7 11 (4.40%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.20%) Java
9 7 (2.80%) R
10 5 (2.00%) C
10 5 (2.00%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.20%) Bash
11 3 (1.20%) Scala
11 3 (1.20%) VB
12 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.40%) Groovy
13 1 (0.40%) PHP
13 1 (0.40%) X++
Qualifications
1 22 (8.80%) Security Cleared
2 18 (7.20%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.20%) Degree
4 11 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.80%) MCSA
7 5 (2.00%) MCSE
8 4 (1.60%) MCITP
9 3 (1.20%) MCP
9 3 (1.20%) OCA
9 3 (1.20%) OCP
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.80%) HNC
10 2 (0.80%) HND
10 2 (0.80%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.40%) SLA
3 3 (1.20%) GDPR
3 3 (1.20%) IFRS
3 3 (1.20%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.40%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.40%) IFRS 17
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.40%) QA
4 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.60%) Docker
5 2 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (1.60%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (1.20%) Ansible
3 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (1.20%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.80%) LiteSpeed
4 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.80%) NetVault Backup
4 2 (0.80%) SCOM
5 1 (0.40%) Control-M
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.40%) Oozie
5 1 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 109 (43.60%) Microsoft
2 44 (17.60%) Databricks
3 23 (9.20%) Oracle
4 16 (6.40%) VMware
5 4 (1.60%) SAP
6 3 (1.20%) Cerner
7 2 (0.80%) Capita
7 2 (0.80%) Civica
7 2 (0.80%) Commvault
7 2 (0.80%) Google
7 2 (0.80%) IBM
7 2 (0.80%) Informatica
7 2 (0.80%) Northgate
7 2 (0.80%) RedGate
7 2 (0.80%) Remedy
7 2 (0.80%) Sybase
8 1 (0.40%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.40%) IDERA
8 1 (0.40%) Talend