Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 282 263 245
Rank change year-on-year -19 -18 +21
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 89 123 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.73% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.54% 3.59% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 95 117
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £300 £279 £213
90th Percentile £479 £475 £425
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
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 £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 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 3503 3423 4398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.98% 20.45% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2225 2053 2602
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £292 £275 £263
90th Percentile £556 £538 £525
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 90 93
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% +2.46% +27.27%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £48.50
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Thames Valley +5 53 £375 - 5
Berkshire +26 31 £441 +15.74% 1
Buckinghamshire -27 16 £335 -4.29% 3
Hampshire +6 10 £375 -9.64% 1
Surrey -28 9 £338 -15.63% 1
East Sussex - 9 £373 -
Oxfordshire -4 6 £450 +13.92% 1
West Sussex -25 4 £413 +3.13% 2
Kent -20 3 £275 -33.33% 2
Middlesex +8 1 - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 73 (82.02%) SQL
2 71 (79.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 70 (78.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 70 (78.65%) Business Intelligence
4 69 (77.53%) SQL Server
5 50 (56.18%) Microsoft
6 41 (46.07%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (38.20%) ETL
8 34 (38.20%) T-SQL
9 24 (26.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 24 (26.97%) Power BI
10 20 (22.47%) MDX
10 20 (22.47%) Finance
11 19 (21.35%) C#
12 18 (20.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (17.98%) OLAP
14 16 (17.98%) Data Modelling
15 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (16.85%) Tableau
15 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2014
15 15 (16.85%) Analytics
16 14 (15.73%) SQL Server 2016
17 13 (14.61%) .NET
18 12 (13.48%) Data Mining
18 12 (13.48%) SDLC
19 10 (11.24%) Performance Tuning
19 10 (11.24%) Data Mart

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 8 (8.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.25%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.12%) Markit EDM
4 1 (1.12%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.49%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (1.12%) IaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (79.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 70 (78.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 69 (77.53%) SQL Server
4 41 (46.07%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (26.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 24 (26.97%) Power BI
6 18 (20.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (17.98%) OLAP
8 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (15.73%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (13.48%) Data Mining
11 10 (11.24%) Data Mart
12 7 (7.87%) MySQL
12 7 (7.87%) OLAP Cube
13 6 (6.74%) Datazen
13 6 (6.74%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (6.74%) RDBMS
13 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
14 5 (5.62%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (22.47%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (71.91%) Developer
2 38 (42.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 30 (33.71%) SQL Developer
4 22 (24.72%) SSAS Developer
5 16 (17.98%) SSIS Developer
6 15 (16.85%) SQL BI Developer
7 13 (14.61%) Analyst
7 13 (14.61%) SQL Server Developer
7 13 (14.61%) SSRS Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (6.74%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Consultant
9 6 (6.74%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Architect
10 5 (5.62%) Business Developer
10 5 (5.62%) DBA
10 5 (5.62%) Power BI Developer
10 5 (5.62%) SQL DBA
11 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 4 (4.49%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) MDX
2 13 (14.61%) .NET
3 7 (7.87%) .NET Framework
3 7 (7.87%) OLE
3 7 (7.87%) OLE DB
4 6 (6.74%) ADO
4 6 (6.74%) ADO.NET
4 6 (6.74%) ODBC
4 6 (6.74%) XML
5 4 (4.49%) CSS
6 2 (2.25%) HTML
6 2 (2.25%) Web Services
7 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.25%) NHS
3 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.25%) Replication
4 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.12%) Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (78.65%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (38.20%) ETL
4 16 (17.98%) Data Modelling
5 15 (16.85%) Analytics
6 12 (13.48%) SDLC
7 10 (11.24%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.99%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (7.87%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.74%) Data Management
10 6 (6.74%) ETL Development
10 6 (6.74%) Open Source
10 6 (6.74%) Scrum
11 5 (5.62%) Dashboard Development
11 5 (5.62%) Migration
12 4 (4.49%) Chat Support
12 4 (4.49%) CRM
12 4 (4.49%) Data Architecture
12 4 (4.49%) High Availability
12 4 (4.49%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 73 (82.02%) SQL
2 34 (38.20%) T-SQL
3 19 (21.35%) C#
4 7 (7.87%) VB.NET
5 6 (6.74%) C++
6 5 (5.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 5 (5.62%) VBA
7 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.37%) VB
8 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.12%) Python
9 1 (1.12%) R
9 1 (1.12%) U-SQL
9 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 50 (56.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.85%) Tableau
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle
4 7 (7.87%) Informatica
5 6 (6.74%) Sybase
6 5 (5.62%) SAP
7 3 (3.37%) Cognos
7 3 (3.37%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.25%) Remedy
9 1 (1.12%) IBM
9 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com