Period
to 10 December 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 10 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 SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 82 87
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 41 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.55% 1.14% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.19% 5.66% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 12
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -10.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £357 £300 £313
90th Percentile £475 £415 £466
East of England median daily rate £425 £335 £400
% change year-on-year +26.87% -16.25% +1.59%
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 289 318 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 18.00% 20.08% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 171 168
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £260
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.21% -57.78% +200.00%
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £37.00 £36.07
% change year-on-year -45.95% +2.58% +3.06%

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 10 December 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 10 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
Welwyn Garden City +12 20 £433 -3.89%
Watford +3 7 £388 +29.17% 5
Rickmansworth - 4 £380 -
Hatfield +8 3 £398 -33.75% 2
St Albans 0 1 - - 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 41 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 37 (90.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (80.49%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (78.05%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
6 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
7 19 (46.34%) SQL
8 17 (41.46%) ETL
9 16 (39.02%) T-SQL
10 10 (24.39%) Finance
10 10 (24.39%) Project Planning
10 10 (24.39%) QA
10 10 (24.39%) Release Management
10 10 (24.39%) People Management
10 10 (24.39%) Data Quality
11 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
12 6 (14.63%) Power BI
12 6 (14.63%) Migration
12 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (12.20%) MDX
13 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
13 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (9.76%) Critical Thinking
14 4 (9.76%) Linux
14 4 (9.76%) Sybase
14 4 (9.76%) Dimensional Modelling
14 4 (9.76%) Data Architecture

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:

Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 37 (90.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (78.05%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
5 6 (14.63%) Power BI
5 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (9.76%) Sybase ASE
8 3 (7.32%) OLAP
9 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
9 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
10 1 (2.44%) Big Data
10 1 (2.44%) dBASE
10 1 (2.44%) HDInsight
10 1 (2.44%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 16 (39.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (26.83%) Team Leader
5 9 (21.95%) SQL Developer
6 7 (17.07%) T-SQL Developer
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Lead Developer
9 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (9.76%) ETL Developer
9 4 (9.76%) SSIS Developer
9 4 (9.76%) SSRS Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (4.88%) SSAS Developer
11 1 (2.44%) Administrator
11 1 (2.44%) Report Developer
11 1 (2.44%) Report Writer
11 1 (2.44%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) MDX
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) REST
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (41.46%) ETL
3 10 (24.39%) People Management
3 10 (24.39%) Project Planning
3 10 (24.39%) Release Management
4 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
5 6 (14.63%) Migration
6 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
7 4 (9.76%) Critical Thinking
7 4 (9.76%) Data Architecture
7 4 (9.76%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
8 3 (7.32%) Database Tuning
8 3 (7.32%) ETL Development
8 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.88%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (4.88%) Line Management
9 2 (4.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) SQL
2 16 (39.02%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.88%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) Go
3 2 (4.88%) Python
3 2 (4.88%) VBA
4 1 (2.44%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) Data Quality
1 10 (24.39%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Sybase
3 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau