The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 28 March 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)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 32 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.80% 2.70% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.90% 11.24% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Median daily rate £320 £415 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.89% -12.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £360 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £448 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -3.00% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £25.00

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 77 89 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 20.64% 24.05% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 67 51
Median daily rate £358 £405 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.72% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £325 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Northamptonshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corby +1 1 £270 -16.92%
Northampton -11 1 £320 -24.70%
SQL Server Analysis Services
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (44.44%) Power BI
6 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
7 3 (33.33%) VMware
7 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (33.33%) Test Management
7 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (33.33%) Dell
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 3 (33.33%) Boomi
7 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
8 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 2 (22.22%) Coaching
8 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) Power BI
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SSIS Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) D3.js
1 1 (11.11%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Management
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Dell
2 3 (33.33%) VMware