Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 22 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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 37 -
Rank change year-on-year -39 - +30
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.44% 1.34% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.09% 4.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £365 - -
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 220 89 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 35.31% 29.77% 35.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 48 42
Northern Ireland median daily rate £425 £385 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.39% +25.20% -1.60%
10th Percentile £362 £188 £156
90th Percentile £575 £554 £449
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% - -
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year +11.54% -2.61% +15.00%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Northern Ireland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Northern Ireland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 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
County Antrim -38 9 £365 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (100.00%) Actimize
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 9 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 9 (100.00%) Big Data
2 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Pattern Matching
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 4 (44.44%) Case Management
5 2 (22.22%) Trade Surveillance
5 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (22.22%) Banking

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 9 (100.00%) Big Data
1 9 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Big Data Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Hadoop Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Pattern Matching
3 4 (44.44%) Case Management
4 2 (22.22%) Trade Surveillance
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle