Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 276 254
Rank change year-on-year -29 -22 -36
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 71 86 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.53% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.02% 2.44% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 53 104
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £275
90th Percentile £551 £474 £464
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 £24.08 £22.75 £44.00
% change year-on-year +5.85% -48.30% +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 3,518 3,530 3,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.64% 21.69% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,257 2,192 2,232
South East median daily rate £448 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.74% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £278 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 70 88
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -29.58% +42.00%
10th Percentile £13.88 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £57.41 £50.00 £52.25
England median hourly rate £28.75 £30.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year -4.17% +1.61% +6.28%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -4 26 £425 - 20
Surrey -11 23 £381 +26.56% 8
Berkshire -15 11 £375 -11.76% 17
Oxfordshire +13 9 £430 -0.41% 2
West Sussex -5 8 £413 +40.43% 14
Hampshire -17 8 £575 +53.33% 8
Buckinghamshire +13 6 £375 -6.25% 1
Kent +12 5 £535 +135.16%
East Sussex -10 1 - -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 60 (84.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 59 (83.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (78.87%) SQL Server
3 56 (78.87%) Business Intelligence
4 53 (74.65%) SQL
5 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
6 31 (43.66%) T-SQL
7 29 (40.85%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (39.44%) Power BI
9 23 (32.39%) ETL
10 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
11 19 (26.76%) Data Modelling
11 19 (26.76%) Oracle
11 19 (26.76%) Finance
12 15 (21.13%) .NET
12 15 (21.13%) Data Lake
12 15 (21.13%) Azure Data Factory
13 14 (19.72%) Analytics
14 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
17 10 (14.08%) Migration
17 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 10 (14.08%) PowerShell
17 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 9 (12.68%) Visualisation
18 9 (12.68%) Big Data

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 (7.04%) Apache Spark
1 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.41%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (21.13%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (4.23%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.82%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (2.82%) PaaS
5 1 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (84.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 59 (83.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (78.87%) SQL Server
4 29 (40.85%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (39.44%) Power BI
6 15 (21.13%) Data Lake
7 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (12.68%) Azure SQL Database
10 9 (12.68%) Big Data
10 9 (12.68%) MySQL
11 8 (11.27%) Hadoop
12 7 (9.86%) DTS
13 6 (8.45%) HDInsight
14 5 (7.04%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 5 (7.04%) Cosmos DB
15 4 (5.63%) PowerPivot
15 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (2.82%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.41%) Subversion
5 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Back Office
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Publishing
6 1 (1.41%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) Architect
3 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 13 (18.31%) SQL Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 11 (15.49%) Azure Architect
6 10 (14.08%) DBA
6 10 (14.08%) SQL DBA
7 7 (9.86%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (8.45%) Production DBA
8 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Production DBA
8 6 (8.45%) T-SQL Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (7.04%) SSRS Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Designer
10 4 (5.63%) Power BI Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Report Developer
10 4 (5.63%) SSAS Developer
10 4 (5.63%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) .NET
2 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.04%) JSON
3 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (4.23%) Kafka
3 3 (4.23%) REST
3 3 (4.23%) WCF
4 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.82%) HTML
4 2 (2.82%) MDX
4 2 (2.82%) RESTful
5 1 (1.41%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.41%) CSS
5 1 (1.41%) DHTML
5 1 (1.41%) jQuery
5 1 (1.41%) WinForms
5 1 (1.41%) WPF
5 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.27%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.45%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.45%) Reinsurance
4 4 (5.63%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.41%) Fintech
5 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.41%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (78.87%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (32.39%) ETL
3 19 (26.76%) Data Modelling
4 14 (19.72%) Analytics
5 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.08%) Migration
7 9 (12.68%) ERP
7 9 (12.68%) Visualisation
8 8 (11.27%) Data Migration
8 8 (11.27%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (9.86%) Data Transformation
9 7 (9.86%) High Availability
10 6 (8.45%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.04%) Business Analytics
11 5 (7.04%) DevOps
12 4 (5.63%) Coaching
12 4 (5.63%) Logical Data Model
12 4 (5.63%) Master Data Management
12 4 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 53 (74.65%) SQL
2 31 (43.66%) T-SQL
3 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
4 10 (14.08%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.45%) C#
5 6 (8.45%) VB
5 6 (8.45%) VBScript
6 5 (7.04%) VBA
7 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.82%) Java
9 2 (2.82%) Python
9 2 (2.82%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
1 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) MCSE
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Terraform
3 1 (1.41%) Foglight
3 1 (1.41%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.76%) Oracle
3 9 (12.68%) Tableau
4 3 (4.23%) SAP
5 2 (2.82%) Cognos
6 1 (1.41%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.41%) TARGIT
6 1 (1.41%) VMware