The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 3 months to 27 June 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 / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 122 62
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 0 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.49% 1.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.37% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 10
Median daily rate - £305 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -2.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year - +17.42%  

SQL Server Analysis Services is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 91 337 214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 15.99% 20.67% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 208 149
Median daily rate £450 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 33 3
Median hourly rate - £30.58 £18.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +65.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the North East

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the North East

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North East region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft