Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Microsoft Analysis Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Analysis Services over the 6 months to 22 April 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 Analysis Services
England > North West
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 203 228
Rank change year-on-year -6 +25 -15
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 7 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.037% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.16% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
North West median daily rate £338 £381 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.48% +24.49% -13.73%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £228
90th Percentile £400 £404 £381
England median daily rate £465 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +12.73% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £21.50 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year -44.52% - -

Microsoft 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 North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,256 1,261 1,589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.77% 23.21% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 820 1,019
North West median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £530 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 29 54
North West median hourly rate £49.00 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.18% -31.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 £16.25
90th Percentile £66.80 £51.50 £63.70
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £25.72
% change year-on-year +12.07% +12.75% -14.27%

Microsoft Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Microsoft Analysis Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in the North West

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in the North West

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in the North West

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
Manchester -14 4 £325 -16.13%
Merseyside - 2 £400 - 1
Cheshire - 1 - - 3
Microsoft Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 North West region with a requirement for Microsoft Analysis Services.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) Power BI
2 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Migration
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Confluence
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
6 2 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (28.57%) Security Hardening
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (28.57%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
6 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 2 (28.57%) SCOM
6 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
6 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) Replication
6 2 (28.57%) Clustering
6 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL

Microsoft Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) Power BI
3 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) C# Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Security Hardening
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
1 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec