Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 January 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)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 264 272
Rank change year-on-year -41 +8 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 67 86 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.57% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.00% 2.95% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 75 93
South East median daily rate £345 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £279 £249
90th Percentile £484 £488 £438
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
South East median hourly rate £32.13 - £45.00
10th Percentile £19.36 - £42.50
90th Percentile £45.59 - £47.50
England median hourly rate £25.50 £41.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -38.55% -7.78% +47.54%

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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,350 2,920 4,022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.43% 19.31% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,128 1,751 2,414
South East median daily rate £420 £403 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +3.87% +5.44%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £551 £538
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 65 117
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +164.71% -38.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £15.00 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £30.75 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +11.82% -8.33% +9.09%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the South East

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the South East

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in the South East

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the South East

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in the South East

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Thames Valley -16 42 £335 -16.25% 7
Berkshire -12 21 £450 +12.50% 3
Buckinghamshire -24 16 £335 -5.63% 2
Hampshire -6 8 £325 -18.75% 19
East Sussex - 8 £400 -
Oxfordshire -12 5 £450 +4.65% 2
Surrey -33 4 £338 -15.63% 13
West Sussex -20 3 £381 -4.98% 3
Kent -14 2 £413 - 3
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 53 (79.10%) SQL
2 52 (77.61%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (77.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 51 (76.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (73.13%) SQL Server
5 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
6 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (38.81%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (37.31%) T-SQL
9 24 (35.82%) ETL
10 18 (26.87%) Power BI
11 17 (25.37%) Finance
12 16 (23.88%) C#
13 15 (22.39%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 13 (19.40%) OLAP
16 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2016
17 11 (16.42%) MDX
18 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
19 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
19 9 (13.43%) Analytics
19 9 (13.43%) Performance Tuning
19 9 (13.43%) .NET
20 8 (11.94%) SDLC
20 8 (11.94%) Tableau
21 7 (10.45%) Data Mining
21 7 (10.45%) Data Modelling
21 7 (10.45%) Oracle

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.99%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.49%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.49%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.49%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (1.49%) IaaS
3 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (77.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 51 (76.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (73.13%) SQL Server
4 26 (38.81%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (26.87%) Power BI
6 15 (22.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 13 (19.40%) OLAP
9 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2016
10 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (10.45%) Data Mining
12 6 (8.96%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (7.46%) Data Mart
13 5 (7.46%) MySQL
13 5 (7.46%) QlikView
14 4 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
14 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
14 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
2 32 (47.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 25 (37.31%) SQL Developer
4 19 (28.36%) SSAS Developer
5 17 (25.37%) SSIS Developer
6 13 (19.40%) SQL BI Developer
6 13 (19.40%) SSRS Developer
7 11 (16.42%) SQL Server Developer
8 9 (13.43%) Analyst
9 7 (10.45%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 6 (8.96%) Architect
10 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 6 (8.96%) C# Developer
11 5 (7.46%) Power BI Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Business Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 3 (4.48%) Consultant
13 3 (4.48%) Microsoft BI Developer
13 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Developer
13 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) MDX
2 9 (13.43%) .NET
3 4 (5.97%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.97%) ADO
3 4 (5.97%) ADO.NET
3 4 (5.97%) ODBC
3 4 (5.97%) OLE
3 4 (5.97%) OLE DB
3 4 (5.97%) XML
4 2 (2.99%) Web Services
5 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.49%) CSS
5 1 (1.49%) HTML
5 1 (1.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.99%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (77.61%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (35.82%) ETL
4 9 (13.43%) Analytics
4 9 (13.43%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (11.94%) SDLC
6 7 (10.45%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.96%) Data Analysis
7 6 (8.96%) Data Management
7 6 (8.96%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (8.96%) Migration
7 6 (8.96%) Scrum
8 5 (7.46%) ETL Development
9 4 (5.97%) Data Architecture
9 4 (5.97%) Open Source
10 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.48%) High Availability
10 3 (4.48%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 53 (79.10%) SQL
2 25 (37.31%) T-SQL
3 16 (23.88%) C#
4 4 (5.97%) C++
4 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (4.48%) VB
5 3 (4.48%) VBA
6 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.49%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
1 2 (2.99%) ISEB
1 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Tableau
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle
4 5 (7.46%) SAP
5 4 (5.97%) Sybase
6 3 (4.48%) Informatica
7 2 (2.99%) Cognos
7 2 (2.99%) IBM
7 2 (2.99%) JD Edwards