Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 313 301 278
Rank change year-on-year -12 -23 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 68 66 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.40% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.01% 1.95% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 69 71
South East median daily rate £405 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £324 £300 £285
90th Percentile £518 £520 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £47.50 -
England median hourly rate £43.50 £27.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +61.11% -30.32% -13.89%

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 3,382 3,391 2,878
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.14% 20.37% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,177 2,131 1,741
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +5.77%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 66
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +164.71% -34.54%
10th Percentile £18.26 £15.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £56.63 £50.00 £44.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.95
% change year-on-year - +34.90% -5.21%

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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 2019. 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 +12 30 £375 +11.94% 12
Surrey +14 20 £375 +11.11% 9
Berkshire -12 11 £375 -11.76% 7
Oxfordshire +41 10 £450 - 3
Buckinghamshire +17 10 £263 -21.64% 2
West Sussex -4 8 £413 +8.20% 5
Hampshire -31 7 £350 -17.65% 9
Kent +14 1 £550 +33.33% 2
East Sussex -17 1 £475 +15.15% 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 (88.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 58 (85.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (80.88%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (79.41%) SQL Server
5 48 (70.59%) SQL
6 34 (50.00%) Power BI
7 33 (48.53%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (42.65%) ETL
9 28 (41.18%) T-SQL
10 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
11 22 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (26.47%) Finance
13 17 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (22.06%) Azure Data Factory
16 14 (20.59%) SQL Server 2016
17 13 (19.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 11 (16.18%) Data Modelling
18 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Excel
19 10 (14.71%) Migration
19 10 (14.71%) Data Migration
19 10 (14.71%) Data Lake
20 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2014
20 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
21 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
21 8 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
21 8 (11.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
21 8 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
21 8 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
21 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008

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 (5.88%) Confluence
1 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.47%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 22 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (22.06%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.94%) GitHub
4 1 (1.47%) Azure Functions
4 1 (1.47%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (1.47%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (88.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 58 (85.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (79.41%) SQL Server
4 34 (50.00%) Power BI
5 33 (48.53%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (20.59%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (19.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 10 (14.71%) Data Lake
10 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (11.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
13 6 (8.82%) DTS
13 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (7.35%) MySQL
14 5 (7.35%) OLAP
14 5 (7.35%) Qlik Sense
15 4 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (5.88%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (8.82%) JIRA
2 6 (8.82%) Subversion
3 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.94%) git-flow
5 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.47%) MorphX
6 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Back Office
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (58.82%) Developer
2 26 (38.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (26.47%) SQL Developer
4 11 (16.18%) SSIS Developer
4 11 (16.18%) SSRS Developer
5 10 (14.71%) DBA
5 10 (14.71%) SQL DBA
6 8 (11.76%) SSAS Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Production DBA
7 5 (7.35%) SQL BI Developer
7 5 (7.35%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Production DBA
8 4 (5.88%) Administrator
8 4 (5.88%) Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Power BI Developer
8 4 (5.88%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) MDX
2 6 (8.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.47%) JSON
3 1 (1.47%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (1.47%) RESTful
3 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.35%) Reinsurance
4 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (80.88%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (42.65%) ETL
3 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.18%) Data Modelling
5 10 (14.71%) Data Migration
5 10 (14.71%) Migration
6 8 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
6 8 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (8.82%) Data Transformation
8 5 (7.35%) DevOps
8 5 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) ERP
9 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.41%) Analytics
10 3 (4.41%) Data Analytics
10 3 (4.41%) Logical Data Model
10 3 (4.41%) Scrum
10 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (70.59%) SQL
2 28 (41.18%) T-SQL
3 8 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 7 (10.29%) VB
5 5 (7.35%) VBA
6 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.41%) C#
8 1 (1.47%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) R
8 1 (1.47%) VBScript
8 1 (1.47%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Foglight
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Sentry
1 1 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) Tableau
4 3 (4.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) Databricks
5 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.47%) VMware