Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 83 86
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 7 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.68% 0.45% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.38% 1.61% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 15
South Wales median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -16.13%
10th Percentile £291 £217 £215
90th Percentile £400 £398 £383
Wales median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 294 310 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 28.49% 27.88% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 220 280
South Wales median daily rate £385 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.05% +14.64% -
10th Percentile £254 £181 £263
90th Percentile £479 £550 £488
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 9
South Wales median hourly rate £24.50 £43.75 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +78.57% +8.89%
10th Percentile £16.75 £17.11 £16.72
90th Percentile £48.75 £61.25 £39.80
Wales median hourly rate £30.00 £43.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year -31.43% +62.04% +23.85%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 January 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
Cardiff -5 2 - -
Newport - 2 £295 -
Caerphilly - 2 £350 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (71.43%) ETL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (42.86%) Power BI
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (28.57%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (28.57%) SSDT
6 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (28.57%) Use Case
6 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 1 (14.29%) XML
7 1 (14.29%) Cognos

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Power BI
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SSDT
6 1 (14.29%) Biml
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (28.57%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos