Period
to 16 November 2018

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 6 months to 16 November 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 SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 156 175
Rank change year-on-year -21 +19 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 24 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.45% 0.78% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.21% 3.91% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 8
Scotland median daily rate £365 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £318 £238 £262
90th Percentile £425 £475 £454
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +109.30% -51.14% +33.33%

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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,084 997 1,052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.36% 20.02% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 539 584
Scotland median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -4.11%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £261
90th Percentile £538 £519 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 19
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £43.39 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.10% +3.31% +46.28%
10th Percentile £13.70 £14.62 £9.37
90th Percentile £35.00 £195.00 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £31.23 £28.18
% change year-on-year +4.07% +10.82% -1.12%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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 6 months to 16 November 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
Glasgow -22 17 £358 +2.14% 10
Edinburgh -13 7 £400 -5.88% 9
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 23 (95.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
4 18 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (70.83%) SQL
5 17 (70.83%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (70.83%) Power BI
6 16 (66.67%) Data Modelling
7 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
8 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (50.00%) ETL
11 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
11 11 (45.83%) Data Lake
12 10 (41.67%) Tableau
12 10 (41.67%) Machine Learning
12 10 (41.67%) Analytics
12 10 (41.67%) HDInsight
12 10 (41.67%) Big Data
12 10 (41.67%) Azure Data Factory
12 10 (41.67%) Hadoop
13 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
13 9 (37.50%) PaaS
13 9 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
13 9 (37.50%) Dynamics 365
14 7 (29.17%) Data Strategy
14 7 (29.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 7 (29.17%) Service Design
15 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM

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 (4.17%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Markit EDM
2 2 (8.33%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (41.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 9 (37.50%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (37.50%) PaaS
4 4 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (4.17%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (95.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
4 17 (70.83%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (70.83%) Power BI
5 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 11 (45.83%) Data Lake
7 10 (41.67%) Big Data
7 10 (41.67%) Hadoop
7 10 (41.67%) HDInsight
8 9 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (4.17%) Azkaban
9 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
9 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
9 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (4.17%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) FitNesse
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) ETL Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Azure Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Power BI Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) Kafka
2 1 (4.17%) Spark Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (50.00%) ETL
5 10 (41.67%) Analytics
5 10 (41.67%) Machine Learning
6 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
7 7 (29.17%) Data Strategy
7 7 (29.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 7 (29.17%) Service Design
8 4 (16.67%) CRM
8 4 (16.67%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
10 2 (8.33%) Data Management
10 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
11 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
11 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
11 1 (4.17%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) HDFS
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Tableau
3 2 (8.33%) Bloomberg
3 2 (8.33%) Charles River
3 2 (8.33%) FactSet
4 1 (4.17%) SAP