Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 > Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 134 111
Rank change year-on-year -47 -23 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 55 137 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.68% 1.41% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.64% 6.76% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 104 102
Midlands median daily rate £400 £371 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.74% -1.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £301 £216 £249
90th Percentile £538 £538 £473
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1509 2027 1867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.68% 20.80% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 1241 1155
Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £220
90th Percentile £538 £550 £509
England median daily rate £458 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.65% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 32 47
Midlands median hourly rate £32.75 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.51% -11.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £18.15 £13.28 £12.75
90th Percentile £56.49 £33.90 £38.75
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 the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the Midlands

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the Midlands

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in the Midlands

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the Midlands

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands 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
West Midlands -21 41 £400 +6.67% 4
East Midlands -23 14 £388 +12.32% 3
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 Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 48 (87.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 43 (78.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 43 (78.18%) SQL
3 40 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 40 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 30 (54.55%) ETL
6 29 (52.73%) T-SQL
7 21 (38.18%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (32.73%) Power BI
9 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (20.00%) MDX
11 11 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 11 (20.00%) Finance
12 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (18.18%) Analytics
13 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
14 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 7 (12.73%) Visualisation
15 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2016
15 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (12.73%) .NET
15 7 (12.73%) Oracle
16 6 (10.91%) Data Visualisation
17 5 (9.09%) Data Quality
17 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
17 5 (9.09%) PowerShell

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 11 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.27%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (87.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 43 (78.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 21 (38.18%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (32.73%) Power BI
6 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (9.09%) OLAP
10 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (5.45%) Big Data
11 3 (5.45%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
11 3 (5.45%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
12 2 (3.64%) GIS
12 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (3.64%) PowerPivot
12 2 (3.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) PostCSS
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Developer
2 25 (45.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (21.82%) SQL Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) SQL BI Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Power BI Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Architect
8 4 (7.27%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (7.27%) SharePoint Architect
8 4 (7.27%) SSIS Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Database Developer
9 3 (5.45%) SQL Database Developer
9 3 (5.45%) SSAS Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) MDX
2 7 (12.73%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.64%) CSS
4 2 (3.64%) Entity Framework
4 2 (3.64%) HTML
4 2 (3.64%) XML
5 1 (1.82%) Ajax
5 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.82%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.82%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (1.82%) DHTML
5 1 (1.82%) jQuery
5 1 (1.82%) LESS
5 1 (1.82%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.82%) Web Services
5 1 (1.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.27%) FMCG
3 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) EPoS
4 1 (1.82%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) HPUX
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
1 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.82%) Unix
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (54.55%) ETL
3 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.18%) Analytics
4 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
5 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.73%) Visualisation
7 6 (10.91%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
8 5 (9.09%) Time Management
9 4 (7.27%) Business Analytics
9 4 (7.27%) CRM
9 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
9 4 (7.27%) ETL Development
9 4 (7.27%) Information Management
9 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.27%) Migration
9 4 (7.27%) Use Case
9 4 (7.27%) Workflow
10 3 (5.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) SQL
2 29 (52.73%) T-SQL
3 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.45%) C#
5 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.64%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) PhD
2 1 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.45%) COBIT
3 1 (1.82%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Tableau
4 1 (1.82%) Capita
4 1 (1.82%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.82%) Informatica
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) VMware