Period
to 20 November 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 20 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)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 328 281 258
Rank change year-on-year -47 -23 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 59 88 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.35% 0.53% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.64% 2.50% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 77 94
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £480 £480 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £32.13 -
England median hourly rate £42.00 £21.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +95.35% -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 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 3,605 3,514 3,357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.64% 21.01% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,337 2,232 2,007
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £294 £275
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 55 88
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +48.15% +2.46%
10th Percentile £17.63 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £59.00 £50.00 £52.25
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +0.39%

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 20 November 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
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 20 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
Thames Valley -14 24 £400 +6.67% 12
Surrey -1 23 £381 +12.96% 7
Berkshire -21 12 £375 -15.73% 8
Oxfordshire +19 9 £450 - 1
West Sussex -4 7 £413 - 2
Buckinghamshire +18 4 £275 -17.91% 3
Kent +3 2 £500 +81.82% 4
Hampshire -30 2 £326 -13.00% 15
East Sussex -14 1 - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 48 (81.36%) SQL Server
1 48 (81.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 48 (81.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 47 (79.66%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (66.10%) SQL
4 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
5 26 (44.07%) T-SQL
6 20 (33.90%) ETL
6 20 (33.90%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (33.90%) Finance
6 20 (33.90%) Power BI
7 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (23.73%) Oracle
9 13 (22.03%) PL/SQL
9 13 (22.03%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (16.95%) .NET
11 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (16.95%) Data Modelling
11 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (16.95%) Data Lake
12 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 9 (15.25%) MySQL
13 8 (13.56%) VB
13 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (13.56%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (13.56%) Data Transformation
14 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
14 7 (11.86%) Azure Data Factory

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 (8.47%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.86%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (3.39%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (3.39%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (81.36%) SQL Server
1 48 (81.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 48 (81.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (33.90%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (33.90%) Power BI
3 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (22.03%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (16.95%) Data Lake
7 9 (15.25%) MySQL
8 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (11.86%) DTS
10 6 (10.17%) Big Data
10 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
11 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
11 5 (8.47%) HDInsight
12 4 (6.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (5.08%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (11.86%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.78%) JIRA
4 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (5.08%) Subversion
6 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.69%) git-flow
General
1 20 (33.90%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Back Office
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) SQL Developer
4 11 (18.64%) DBA
4 11 (18.64%) SQL DBA
5 8 (13.56%) Power BI Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Production DBA
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server DBA
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Production DBA
6 6 (10.17%) SSIS Developer
6 6 (10.17%) SSRS Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Designer
8 4 (6.78%) SQL BI Developer
8 4 (6.78%) SSAS Developer
8 4 (6.78%) T-SQL Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Azure Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) Kafka
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.39%) MDX
4 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.69%) jQuery
4 1 (1.69%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.17%) Reinsurance
3 3 (5.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (79.66%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (33.90%) ETL
3 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.95%) Data Modelling
4 8 (13.56%) Data Transformation
4 8 (13.56%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (10.17%) Analytics
5 6 (10.17%) Data Migration
5 6 (10.17%) Migration
5 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.47%) ERP
7 4 (6.78%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.78%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
8 3 (5.08%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (5.08%) Data Mapping
8 3 (5.08%) High Availability
8 3 (5.08%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (5.08%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 39 (66.10%) SQL
2 26 (44.07%) T-SQL
3 13 (22.03%) PL/SQL
4 8 (13.56%) VB
5 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.47%) VBScript
6 4 (6.78%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.78%) VBA
7 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.39%) C#
8 2 (3.39%) Python
8 2 (3.39%) R
9 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
1 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) MCSA
3 1 (1.69%) MCSE
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Foglight
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.73%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) Tableau
4 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) TARGIT
4 1 (1.69%) VMware