Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 258 136
Rank change year-on-year -19 -122 +87
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 425 419 841
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.92% 0.93% 1.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.86% 4.01% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 291 710
London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £350 £320 £313
90th Percentile £588 £575 £581
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
London median hourly rate £21.50 - -
England median hourly rate £21.50 £44.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -51.14% +33.33% +43.48%

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 10999 10439 11309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.79% 23.25% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8161 7415 8059
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £355 £320 £304
90th Percentile £660 £638 £625
England median daily rate £458 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.65% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 38 78
London median hourly rate £26.61 £30.94 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.01% +37.51% -18.18%
10th Percentile £18.20 £15.25 £14.93
90th Percentile £58.75 £86.23 £86.00
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

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 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 November 2017. 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 +17 116 £463 -0.54% 18
West London -5 10 £350 -6.67% 3
South London -30 4 £250 -
East London -11 3 £288 -30.30% 2
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

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

1 357 (84.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 329 (77.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 321 (75.53%) SQL Server
4 318 (74.82%) Business Intelligence
5 315 (74.12%) SQL
6 200 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
7 183 (43.06%) Microsoft
8 164 (38.59%) T-SQL
9 162 (38.12%) Finance
10 158 (37.18%) ETL
11 101 (23.76%) Power BI
12 99 (23.29%) MDX
13 86 (20.24%) C#
14 78 (18.35%) Kimball Methodology
15 74 (17.41%) .NET
16 71 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
17 69 (16.24%) SQL Server 2012
18 67 (15.76%) OLAP
19 65 (15.29%) SQL Server 2016
20 63 (14.82%) Data Modelling
21 62 (14.59%) SQL Server 2008
22 61 (14.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 58 (13.65%) Banking
24 54 (12.71%) Tableau
25 51 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
26 49 (11.53%) SQL Server 2014
27 48 (11.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
28 44 (10.35%) Dimensional Modelling
29 43 (10.12%) Windows
30 41 (9.65%) QlikView

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 24 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.35%) IIS
3 9 (2.12%) SAS
4 8 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (1.88%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.18%) CMS
6 3 (0.71%) Apache
7 2 (0.47%) Kentico
7 2 (0.47%) Orchard CMS
7 2 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (3.29%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.41%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.47%) Endur
4 2 (0.47%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.47%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.24%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (0.71%) Data Lake Analytics
4 3 (0.71%) IaaS
5 2 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.47%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.47%) Office 365
5 2 (0.47%) Serverless
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.24%) BIME
6 1 (0.24%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.71%) Intranet
1 3 (0.71%) SAN
2 2 (0.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.24%) DNS
3 1 (0.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (84.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 329 (77.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 321 (75.53%) SQL Server
4 200 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
5 101 (23.76%) Power BI
6 69 (16.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 67 (15.76%) OLAP
8 65 (15.29%) SQL Server 2016
9 62 (14.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 61 (14.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 49 (11.53%) SQL Server 2014
12 41 (9.65%) QlikView
13 31 (7.29%) OLAP Cube
14 27 (6.35%) PowerPivot
15 25 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
16 18 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (3.76%) Big Data
17 16 (3.76%) Hadoop
18 14 (3.29%) MS Access
19 13 (3.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (7.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 33 (7.76%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.12%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (1.41%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.18%) ERwin
5 5 (1.18%) Subversion
5 5 (1.18%) Toad
6 4 (0.94%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.71%) Ant
7 3 (0.71%) ClearCase
7 3 (0.71%) JIRA
7 3 (0.71%) Maven
7 3 (0.71%) MSTest
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.71%) WiX
8 2 (0.47%) NUnit
8 2 (0.47%) PowerBuilder
8 2 (0.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 162 (38.12%) Finance
2 58 (13.65%) Banking
3 14 (3.29%) Investment Banking
3 14 (3.29%) Marketing
3 14 (3.29%) Retail
4 13 (3.06%) Law
5 12 (2.82%) Front Office
5 12 (2.82%) Legal
6 6 (1.41%) Publishing
6 6 (1.41%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.71%) Back Office
7 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.71%) German Language
7 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.47%) Advertising
8 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.47%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.24%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 280 (65.88%) Developer
2 140 (32.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 104 (24.47%) SQL Developer
4 68 (16.00%) SSAS Developer
5 67 (15.76%) SSIS Developer
6 48 (11.29%) SQL BI Developer
7 47 (11.06%) Analyst
8 45 (10.59%) Business Developer
9 44 (10.35%) SSRS Developer
10 38 (8.94%) DBA
11 32 (7.53%) Consultant
11 32 (7.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 32 (7.53%) SQL DBA
12 28 (6.59%) .NET Developer
12 28 (6.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 28 (6.59%) C# Developer
13 22 (5.18%) Senior Developer
13 22 (5.18%) SQL Server Developer
14 19 (4.47%) Architect
15 17 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (23.29%) MDX
2 74 (17.41%) .NET
3 27 (6.35%) WCF
4 23 (5.41%) Web Services
5 20 (4.71%) ASP.NET
6 18 (4.24%) HTML
7 16 (3.76%) AngularJS
7 16 (3.76%) CSS
7 16 (3.76%) XML
8 12 (2.82%) WPF
9 11 (2.59%) HTML5
9 11 (2.59%) jQuery
10 10 (2.35%) .NET Framework
11 9 (2.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (2.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (2.12%) COM
12 7 (1.65%) Ajax
12 7 (1.65%) REST
13 5 (1.18%) D3.js
13 5 (1.18%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.18%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (4.24%) Equities
3 18 (4.24%) Replication
4 17 (4.00%) Fixed Income
5 16 (3.76%) Market Risk
6 13 (3.06%) Clustering
7 11 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (2.35%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.65%) Derivative
10 6 (1.41%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.41%) NHS
10 6 (1.41%) Reinsurance
11 5 (1.18%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.94%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.94%) Blog
12 4 (0.94%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.94%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
14 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.12%) Windows
2 15 (3.53%) Windows Server
3 11 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (1.88%) Linux
4 8 (1.88%) Unix
5 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (74.82%) Business Intelligence
2 158 (37.18%) ETL
3 78 (18.35%) Kimball Methodology
4 71 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (14.82%) Data Modelling
6 44 (10.35%) Dimensional Modelling
7 38 (8.94%) Analytics
7 38 (8.94%) Scrum
8 37 (8.71%) Migration
9 33 (7.76%) Performance Tuning
10 28 (6.59%) Data Analysis
11 24 (5.65%) SDLC
12 23 (5.41%) Visualisation
13 22 (5.18%) ETL Development
14 20 (4.71%) Unit Testing
15 19 (4.47%) Performance Monitoring
16 16 (3.76%) High Availability
16 16 (3.76%) MVC
17 15 (3.53%) CRM
17 15 (3.53%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 315 (74.12%) SQL
2 164 (38.59%) T-SQL
3 86 (20.24%) C#
4 48 (11.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 31 (7.29%) JavaScript
5 31 (7.29%) PowerShell
6 27 (6.35%) Java
7 21 (4.94%) R
8 20 (4.71%) Python
9 15 (3.53%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.59%) VB
11 10 (2.35%) VBA
12 7 (1.65%) C
12 7 (1.65%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.41%) VBScript
14 5 (1.18%) SAS Macro
15 4 (0.94%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.94%) C++
15 4 (0.94%) PHP
16 3 (0.71%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (4.24%) Degree
1 18 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (3.29%) MCITP
3 9 (2.12%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.12%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.88%) MCTS
5 6 (1.41%) MCSE
6 3 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.47%) CFA
7 2 (0.47%) ISEB
7 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.47%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.47%) MCP
8 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.24%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.00%) QA
2 14 (3.29%) Data Quality
3 12 (2.82%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.71%) MiFID
5 2 (0.47%) PMO
6 1 (0.24%) COBIT
6 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.24%) Docker
3 1 (0.24%) HDFS
3 1 (0.24%) UAG
3 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.47%) WMI
4 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.24%) Packer
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) Terraform
4 1 (0.24%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 183 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 54 (12.71%) Tableau
3 40 (9.41%) Oracle
4 19 (4.47%) RedGate
5 16 (3.76%) Informatica
6 10 (2.35%) Cognos
6 10 (2.35%) IBM
7 8 (1.88%) VMware
8 6 (1.41%) JD Edwards
8 6 (1.41%) Sybase
9 5 (1.18%) Netezza
10 4 (0.94%) Cloudera
10 4 (0.94%) Jaspersoft
11 3 (0.71%) HP
12 2 (0.47%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.47%) Bloomberg
12 2 (0.47%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.47%) OpenLink
12 2 (0.47%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.47%) Veritas