The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 25 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 148 118
Rank change year-on-year +53 -30  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 16 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.75% 0.17% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.57% 0.74% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 15
Median daily rate £550 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.23% -3.70%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 448 672 617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.92% 23.21% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 383 332
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 3
Median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.52% -15.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Scotland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Scotland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Scotland

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Edinburgh +21 10 £550 +76.00% 1
Glasgow +5 3 £375 +10.29% 3
Aberdeen - 1 £160 -
Fife - 1 £220 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (81.82%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 10 (45.45%) Finance
7 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 8 (36.36%) Bloomberg
8 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (36.36%) Data Modelling
8 8 (36.36%) Asset Management
8 8 (36.36%) Data Management
8 8 (36.36%) FactSet
8 8 (36.36%) Markit EDM
9 5 (22.73%) ETL
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (22.73%) Power BI
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
12 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (9.09%) Migration
12 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
12 2 (9.09%) Open Source
12 2 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
12 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
13 1 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 1 (4.55%) Windows Server

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (22.73%) Power BI
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) ETL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Power BI Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SSAS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SSRS Report Writer
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (36.36%) Asset Management
2 8 (36.36%) Data Management
2 8 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Open Source
5 2 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Data Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Bloomberg
1 8 (36.36%) FactSet
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
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