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 3 months to 27 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)
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 199 154
Rank change year-on-year -23 -45  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 33 71 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.79% 1.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.90% 3.82% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 51 68
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £305 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £465
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 the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1733 1860 2010
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.35% 20.68% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 1160 1227
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.51% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 51 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.53% +57.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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
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 3 months to 27 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
West Sussex +11 9 £294 -21.66% 2
Surrey +4 9 £333 -14.74% 7
Berkshire +14 7 £400 - 3
Hampshire +13 6 £375 +25.00% 4
Oxfordshire -17 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £280 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 69 (95.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 66 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (81.94%) SQL Server
4 49 (68.06%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (66.67%) SQL
6 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 26 (36.11%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (34.72%) T-SQL
9 20 (27.78%) ETL
10 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (20.83%) Power BI
11 14 (19.44%) Oracle
12 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (15.28%) Finance
13 11 (15.28%) Clustering
14 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
14 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (12.50%) High Availability
15 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
15 9 (12.50%) Data Modelling
15 9 (12.50%) Replication
15 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (12.50%) MDX
16 8 (11.11%) Project Management
16 8 (11.11%) Windows
16 8 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
16 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
17 7 (9.72%) Kimball Methodology
17 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure

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 4 (5.56%) Anypoint
1 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.39%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.39%) CallidusCloud
3 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) SAN
2 6 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (95.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 66 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (81.94%) SQL Server
4 26 (36.11%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (20.83%) Power BI
5 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 6 (8.33%) DB2
9 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (8.33%) OLAP
9 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
10 5 (6.94%) MS Access
10 5 (6.94%) QlikView
10 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (4.17%) Big Data
11 3 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (4.17%) OLTP
12 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) Moq
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Advertising
2 5 (6.94%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Developer
2 20 (27.78%) SQL Developer
3 17 (23.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 17 (23.61%) DBA
3 17 (23.61%) SQL DBA
4 12 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Administrator
6 9 (12.50%) Analyst
7 8 (11.11%) Architect
7 8 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
7 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Consultant
8 7 (9.72%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Developer
8 7 (9.72%) SSRS Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Senior DBA
9 6 (8.33%) Senior SQL DBA
9 6 (8.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 6 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
10 5 (6.94%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) MDX
2 6 (8.33%) .NET
3 5 (6.94%) Web Services
4 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.56%) XML
5 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.17%) REST
6 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.78%) CSS
7 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (1.39%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.39%) OLE
7 1 (1.39%) OLE DB
7 1 (1.39%) SOAP
7 1 (1.39%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Clustering
2 9 (12.50%) Replication
3 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.78%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) NHS
6 1 (1.39%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (68.06%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (27.78%) ETL
3 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 9 (12.50%) High Availability
4 8 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (11.11%) Project Management
5 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (9.72%) ITIL
5 7 (9.72%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (8.33%) Analytics
6 6 (8.33%) Change Control
6 6 (8.33%) Change Management
6 6 (8.33%) Data Architecture
6 6 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 5 (6.94%) Migration
8 4 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
8 4 (5.56%) Scrum
9 3 (4.17%) Database Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 48 (66.67%) SQL
2 25 (34.72%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.33%) VB
4 5 (6.94%) C#
5 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.56%) VBA
6 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.39%) C
8 1 (1.39%) Java
8 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) MCDBA
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) PMO
2 4 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.17%) QA
4 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.44%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) Tableau
4 4 (5.56%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.78%) Cognos
5 2 (2.78%) Google
5 2 (2.78%) SAP
6 1 (1.39%) Callidus
6 1 (1.39%) Capita
6 1 (1.39%) Marketo
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