Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 August 2019 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)
England > London
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 273 284 291
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 -20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 381 424 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.96% 0.93% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.92% 3.68% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 351 289
London median daily rate £500 £488 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.56% +2.75%
10th Percentile £362 £350 £350
90th Percentile £700 £625 £594
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
London median hourly rate £24.66 £23.04 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +7.16% -
10th Percentile £24.20 £21.00 £20.75
90th Percentile £25.30 £31.72 £133.90
England median hourly rate £24.37 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +8.31% +4.65% -51.14%

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 9,716 11,530 10,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.55% 25.33% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,067 8,581 7,597
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £358 £338
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 68 54
London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.33 £28.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.06% -3.73% +3.24%
10th Percentile £15.67 £19.50 £18.96
90th Percentile £56.40 £47.40 £58.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.26%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in London over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in London

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 August 2019. 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
Central London +21 113 £478 +0.53% 35
West London +16 10 £400 - 4
South London +36 8 £600 +23.08%
East London +1 1 - - 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 297 (77.95%) Business Intelligence
2 278 (72.97%) SQL
3 276 (72.44%) SQL Server
4 274 (71.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 255 (66.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 224 (58.79%) Power Platform
7 222 (58.27%) Power BI
8 175 (45.93%) Data Warehouse
9 167 (43.83%) Microsoft
10 138 (36.22%) ETL
11 125 (32.81%) Finance
12 119 (31.23%) Microsoft Azure
13 85 (22.31%) T-SQL
14 80 (21.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 76 (19.95%) Agile Software Development
15 76 (19.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 73 (19.16%) Tableau
17 70 (18.37%) C#
18 59 (15.49%) Analytics
19 58 (15.22%) MDX
20 52 (13.65%) .NET
20 52 (13.65%) Microsoft Excel
21 51 (13.39%) Data Modelling
22 46 (12.07%) OLAP
22 46 (12.07%) Visualisation
23 43 (11.29%) Azure Data Factory
24 42 (11.02%) Migration
25 41 (10.76%) Kimball Methodology
26 40 (10.50%) SQL Server 2012
26 40 (10.50%) Data Analysis

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 28 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.10%) IIS
2 8 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (1.57%) WebLogic
3 6 (1.57%) WebLogic Integration
4 5 (1.31%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.31%) SAS
5 4 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.05%) CMS
5 4 (1.05%) Confluence
6 1 (0.26%) Apache
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 52 (13.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.89%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.05%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.57%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (1.57%) Unit4 Business World
3 5 (1.31%) Misys Opics
4 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.26%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 224 (58.79%) Power Platform
2 119 (31.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (11.29%) Azure Data Factory
4 30 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (2.10%) Office 365
6 6 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.31%) Azure Functions
7 5 (1.31%) GitHub
7 5 (1.31%) Serverless
8 4 (1.05%) Data Lake Analytics
8 4 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.79%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.79%) PaaS
9 3 (0.79%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.52%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.84%) Network Security
2 4 (1.05%) Firewall
2 4 (1.05%) Internet
3 2 (0.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (72.44%) SQL Server
2 274 (71.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 255 (66.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 222 (58.27%) Power BI
5 175 (45.93%) Data Warehouse
6 80 (21.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 46 (12.07%) OLAP
8 40 (10.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 39 (10.24%) QlikView
10 36 (9.45%) Azure SQL Database
11 34 (8.92%) Data Lake
12 26 (6.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 25 (6.56%) SQL Server 2016
13 25 (6.56%) SQL Server 2017
14 22 (5.77%) SQL Server 2014
15 21 (5.51%) Big Data
15 21 (5.51%) PowerPivot
16 16 (4.20%) Relational Database
17 13 (3.41%) OLAP Cube
17 13 (3.41%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 16 (4.20%) Visual Studio
2 15 (3.94%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.94%) TeamCity
3 13 (3.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (3.15%) JIRA
4 12 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (1.84%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.57%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.79%) Selenium
10 2 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.52%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.52%) Concordion
10 2 (0.52%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.52%) EasyMock
10 2 (0.52%) Gradle
10 2 (0.52%) Maven
10 2 (0.52%) Mockito
10 2 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 125 (32.81%) Finance
2 34 (8.92%) Banking
3 29 (7.61%) Retail
4 26 (6.82%) Front Office
5 15 (3.94%) Investment Banking
6 12 (3.15%) Public Sector
7 9 (2.36%) Legal
8 6 (1.57%) Back Office
9 5 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.05%) Marketing
11 3 (0.79%) Law
11 3 (0.79%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.52%) Advertising
13 1 (0.26%) Automotive
13 1 (0.26%) Billing
13 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Games
13 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 230 (60.37%) Developer
2 141 (37.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 60 (15.75%) SQL Developer
4 39 (10.24%) Analyst
5 38 (9.97%) Architect
6 34 (8.92%) Power BI Developer
7 30 (7.87%) SSAS Developer
8 27 (7.09%) SQL BI Developer
9 25 (6.56%) SSIS Developer
9 25 (6.56%) SSRS Developer
10 23 (6.04%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 21 (5.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 19 (4.99%) Report Developer
13 18 (4.72%) Azure Engineer
14 16 (4.20%) Analyst Developer
14 16 (4.20%) C# Developer
14 16 (4.20%) Consultant
14 16 (4.20%) Lead Developer
15 14 (3.67%) Business Developer
15 14 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (15.22%) MDX
2 52 (13.65%) .NET
3 15 (3.94%) HTML
4 13 (3.41%) XML
5 12 (3.15%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.89%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.36%) CSS
7 9 (2.36%) React
8 8 (2.10%) Web Services
9 7 (1.84%) JSON
10 6 (1.57%) J2EE
10 6 (1.57%) Middleware
10 6 (1.57%) MSMQ
11 5 (1.31%) WCF
12 4 (1.05%) Kafka
12 4 (1.05%) WPF
13 3 (0.79%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.79%) HTML5
13 3 (0.79%) REST
13 3 (0.79%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.99%) Hedge funds
3 17 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (2.10%) Credit Risk
5 8 (2.10%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.10%) Reinsurance
6 7 (1.84%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.31%) Derivative
8 5 (1.31%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.05%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.05%) NHS
10 3 (0.79%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.79%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.79%) Grid Computing
10 3 (0.79%) Replication
11 2 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.62%) Windows
2 7 (1.84%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.31%) Windows 10
3 5 (1.31%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.79%) Linux
5 2 (0.52%) Unix
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (77.95%) Business Intelligence
2 138 (36.22%) ETL
3 76 (19.95%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (15.49%) Analytics
5 51 (13.39%) Data Modelling
6 46 (12.07%) Visualisation
7 42 (11.02%) Migration
8 41 (10.76%) Kimball Methodology
9 40 (10.50%) Data Analysis
10 38 (9.97%) DevOps
11 31 (8.14%) Data Migration
12 28 (7.35%) Data Visualisation
12 28 (7.35%) Dimensional Modelling
13 26 (6.82%) Business Analysis
14 25 (6.56%) CRM
15 24 (6.30%) Data Integration
16 22 (5.77%) TDD
17 19 (4.99%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
18 18 (4.72%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 278 (72.97%) SQL
2 85 (22.31%) T-SQL
3 76 (19.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 70 (18.37%) C#
5 39 (10.24%) PowerShell
6 32 (8.40%) Python
7 12 (3.15%) VBA
8 11 (2.89%) JavaScript
8 11 (2.89%) R
9 10 (2.62%) Java
10 9 (2.36%) Scala
11 6 (1.57%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.57%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.31%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.05%) VB
14 3 (0.79%) C
15 2 (0.52%) PHP
15 2 (0.52%) U-SQL
16 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.26%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 20 (5.25%) Security Cleared
2 19 (4.99%) Degree
3 17 (4.46%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.05%) MCPD
7 3 (0.79%) CFA
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.26%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.26%) MCP
8 1 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.20%) QA
2 15 (3.94%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.57%) SLA
4 5 (1.31%) GAAP
5 4 (1.05%) SEPA
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.31%) Docker
2 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.31%) Control-M
1 5 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.31%) Puppet
2 3 (0.79%) Ansible
2 3 (0.79%) Grafana
2 3 (0.79%) Kibana
3 2 (0.52%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.52%) Terraform
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Sentry
4 1 (0.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 167 (43.83%) Microsoft
2 73 (19.16%) Tableau
3 27 (7.09%) Oracle
4 24 (6.30%) Databricks
5 17 (4.46%) Cognos
6 14 (3.67%) MicroStrategy
7 9 (2.36%) Greenplum
8 8 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.84%) Teradata
10 6 (1.57%) CODA
11 5 (1.31%) Google
11 5 (1.31%) Infor
11 5 (1.31%) Misys
11 5 (1.31%) Sun
11 5 (1.31%) Trayport
12 4 (1.05%) OutSystems
13 3 (0.79%) Hyperion
13 3 (0.79%) SAP
13 3 (0.79%) Siebel
14 2 (0.52%) Bloomberg