Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 309 277 259
Rank change year-on-year -32 -18 -25
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 67 79 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.51% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 2.57% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 63 113
South East median daily rate £381 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.69% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £263
90th Percentile £541 £471 £456
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £39.38 -
% change year-on-year -42.86% - -

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 3,396 3,078 3,791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.23% 19.78% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,085 1,852 2,407
South East median daily rate £438 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £302 £281 £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 44 69 110
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £16.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.50% -39.62% -11.67%
10th Percentile £13.78 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.75 £46.30 £51.00
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +12.07% +11.54% -13.33%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -20 33 £335 -16.25% 16
Hampshire -8 15 £495 +29.41% 7
Berkshire -13 15 £375 -6.25% 7
Buckinghamshire -5 14 £335 -33.00% 6
Surrey -21 12 £438 +6.06% 3
Oxfordshire -4 4 £525 - 3
West Sussex -14 4 £538 +115.00%
Kent +4 3 £413 +1.54%
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 61 (91.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 57 (85.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 57 (85.07%) SQL Server
3 56 (83.58%) SQL
4 55 (82.09%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (53.73%) Power BI
6 31 (46.27%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
8 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (28.36%) Analytics
9 19 (28.36%) T-SQL
9 19 (28.36%) C#
10 18 (26.87%) ETL
10 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (25.37%) Migration
12 16 (23.88%) Finance
13 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (19.40%) Azure Data Factory
14 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2016
14 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (16.42%) .NET
15 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 10 (14.93%) Data Modelling
16 10 (14.93%) Azure SQL Database
16 10 (14.93%) High Availability
16 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2014
16 10 (14.93%) Data Lake
17 9 (13.43%) PowerShell
18 8 (11.94%) Performance Tuning

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 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) Apache Pig
2 3 (4.48%) SAS
3 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.48%) SPSS
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.49%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (19.40%) Azure Data Factory
3 6 (8.96%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 3 (4.48%) PaaS
5 2 (2.99%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Intranet
1 1 (1.49%) SAN
1 1 (1.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (91.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 57 (85.07%) SQL Server
2 57 (85.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (53.73%) Power BI
4 31 (46.27%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 10 (14.93%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (14.93%) Data Lake
7 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (10.45%) Big Data
9 6 (8.96%) HDInsight
9 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Power View
9 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
9 6 (8.96%) OLAP
9 6 (8.96%) PowerPivot
10 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
10 5 (7.46%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) Subversion
3 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) French Language
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Developer
2 24 (35.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (26.87%) SQL Developer
4 16 (23.88%) Architect
5 13 (19.40%) SSRS Developer
6 12 (17.91%) SSIS Developer
7 10 (14.93%) Azure Architect
8 9 (13.43%) SQL BI Developer
8 9 (13.43%) SSAS Developer
9 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Developer
10 6 (8.96%) Consultant
10 6 (8.96%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 5 (7.46%) C# Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Data Architect
12 4 (5.97%) Data Consultant
12 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Report Developer
13 3 (4.48%) Analyst
13 3 (4.48%) Field Engineer
13 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) .NET
2 6 (8.96%) HTML
2 6 (8.96%) JSON
3 5 (7.46%) CSS
3 5 (7.46%) MDX
3 5 (7.46%) REST
4 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.99%) WCF
6 1 (1.49%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.49%) LINQ
6 1 (1.49%) NHibernate
6 1 (1.49%) RESTful
6 1 (1.49%) Web Services
6 1 (1.49%) WinForms
6 1 (1.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.46%) Clustering
4 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.97%) Fintech
4 4 (5.97%) Replication
5 3 (4.48%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.99%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.49%) iSeries
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) NHS
7 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (82.09%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (28.36%) Analytics
3 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.87%) ETL
4 17 (25.37%) Migration
5 10 (14.93%) Data Modelling
5 10 (14.93%) High Availability
6 8 (11.94%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (10.45%) Data Migration
7 7 (10.45%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.46%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.46%) Data Architecture
8 5 (7.46%) Data Management
8 5 (7.46%) Project Management
9 4 (5.97%) Data Analytics
9 4 (5.97%) Presales
9 4 (5.97%) Scrum
10 3 (4.48%) ETL Development
10 3 (4.48%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 56 (83.58%) SQL
2 19 (28.36%) C#
2 19 (28.36%) T-SQL
3 9 (13.43%) PowerShell
4 7 (10.45%) VBA
5 5 (7.46%) Java
5 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.97%) VB
7 3 (4.48%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (4.48%) F#
7 3 (4.48%) Python
7 3 (4.48%) R
8 1 (1.49%) U-SQL
8 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) MCSE
3 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) MCSA
5 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.49%) MCITP
5 1 (1.49%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.99%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.48%) Apache Flume
2 3 (4.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.99%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.49%) Puppet
4 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) Cognos
3 5 (7.46%) SAP
4 4 (5.97%) Tableau
5 3 (4.48%) Informatica
5 3 (4.48%) Talend
5 3 (4.48%) Teradata
5 3 (4.48%) Vertica
6 1 (1.49%) Brio
6 1 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.49%) Netezza