Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 July 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 70 77
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 4 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.37% 1.95% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.43% 7.17% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 8
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.18% -4.09%
10th Percentile £341 £215 £157
90th Percentile £419 £438 £350
Wales median daily rate £363 £375 £301
% change year-on-year -3.33% +24.58% +9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate - - £16.80
Wales median hourly rate - - £16.80

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 South Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 280 279 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 25.76% 27.25% 32.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 182 257
South Wales median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £208 £205 £195
90th Percentile £525 £505 £450
Wales median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 4
South Wales median hourly rate £32.50 £22.25 £26.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.07% -16.67% -2.91%
10th Percentile £18.09 £16.48 £16.93
90th Percentile £40.20 £62.40 £35.93
Wales median hourly rate £32.50 £19.63 £34.50
% change year-on-year +65.61% -43.12% +14.05%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in South Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in South Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in South Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in South Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in South Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
Cardiff +3 4 £375 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
Wales

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

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle