Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 23 April 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 SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 82 77
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 17 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.16% 0.41% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.94% 2.42% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 4 13
Hertfordshire median daily rate £335 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.28% +7.10% +15.67%
10th Percentile £300 £315 £245
90th Percentile £425 £476 £548
East of England median daily rate £335 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -16.25% +3.23% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £38.75 -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 286 207 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 19.54% 16.98% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 125 103
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £405 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.12% +3.35%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £285
90th Percentile £588 £563 £605
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 4
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £29.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.68% +96.67% +1.01%
10th Percentile £13.83 £26.70 £14.50
90th Percentile £38.75 £31.90 £33.53
East of England median hourly rate £24.00 £31.45 £39.50
% change year-on-year -23.69% -20.38% +9.72%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Hertfordshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Hertfordshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Hertfordshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Hertfordshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
Watford -5 7 £335 -11.84% 1
Stevenage - 4 £300 -
St Albans - 3 £300 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £340 -
Hatfield -3 1 £325 +7.44%
SQL Server Analysis Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (88.24%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (82.35%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (58.82%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (41.18%) C#
8 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
9 5 (29.41%) Finance
9 5 (29.41%) ETL
9 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
11 3 (17.65%) VBA
12 2 (11.76%) .NET
12 2 (11.76%) OLAP
12 2 (11.76%) CRM
12 2 (11.76%) Python
12 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
12 2 (11.76%) Legal
12 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (11.76%) Siebel
12 2 (11.76%) Retail
12 2 (11.76%) Billing
12 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
12 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (82.35%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
5 2 (11.76%) OLAP
5 2 (11.76%) Power BI
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) MS Access
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (5.88%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Billing
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (41.18%) SSIS Developer
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
4 5 (29.41%) SSAS Developer
4 5 (29.41%) SSRS Developer
5 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
5 4 (23.53%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Tester
6 2 (11.76%) Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (5.88%) DBA
7 1 (5.88%) Development DBA
7 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Report Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) MDX
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) ETL
3 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
6 1 (5.88%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) VBA
5 2 (11.76%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) Go
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.76%) Siebel
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) IBM