The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 27 March 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)
England / South West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 118 111
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 23 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.89% 0.76% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.08% 3.62% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 32
Median daily rate £375 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -5.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £505 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -3.33% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £25.00

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 the South West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 453 607 743
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.60% 20.92% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 439 540
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.47% -35.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £15.00 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.90 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing SQL Server Analysis Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the South West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the South West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in the South West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in the South West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in the South West

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +6 7 £350 +7.69% 1
Bristol 0 5 £425 +38.77% 4
Gloucestershire +7 3 £400 +14.28%
Dorset +1 1 £325 -36.58%
Wiltshire - 1 £400 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

SQL Server Analysis Services
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 56 (91.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 56 (91.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 49 (80.33%) SQL Server
3 48 (78.69%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (75.41%) SQL
5 44 (72.13%) Microsoft
6 31 (50.82%) T-SQL
7 30 (49.18%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (36.07%) MS Excel
9 19 (31.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (24.59%) ETL
10 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (16.39%) C#
12 10 (16.39%) Kimball Methodology
13 9 (14.75%) PowerPivot
13 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
14 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (13.11%) Data Modelling
15 7 (11.48%) Power BI
15 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
15 7 (11.48%) .NET
15 7 (11.48%) Finance
15 7 (11.48%) PerformancePoint
16 6 (9.84%) Data Management
16 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
16 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
16 6 (9.84%) Advertising

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (11.48%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) SAS
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (36.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (91.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 56 (91.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 49 (80.33%) SQL Server
3 30 (49.18%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (31.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (14.75%) PowerPivot
7 7 (11.48%) PerformancePoint
7 7 (11.48%) Power BI
8 2 (3.28%) OLAP
8 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.64%) Big Data
9 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.64%) MySQL
9 1 (1.64%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.64%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.64%) MSTest
5 1 (1.64%) NUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Advertising
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.28%) Electronics
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 44 (72.13%) Developer
2 26 (42.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 13 (21.31%) DBA
3 13 (21.31%) SQL Developer
4 12 (19.67%) SQL DBA
5 10 (16.39%) SSAS Developer
5 10 (16.39%) SSIS Developer
6 9 (14.75%) Business Developer
6 9 (14.75%) SQL BI Developer
7 8 (13.11%) SSRS Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 6 (9.84%) Administrator
10 5 (8.20%) ETL Developer
11 4 (6.56%) SharePoint Developer
12 3 (4.92%) Microsoft BI Developer
12 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Developer
12 3 (4.92%) SQL Server DBA
12 3 (4.92%) T-SQL Developer
13 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 2 (3.28%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) .NET
2 5 (8.20%) XML
3 3 (4.92%) MDX
4 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Clustering
2 4 (6.56%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.28%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (78.69%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (24.59%) ETL
3 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.39%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (13.11%) Data Modelling
6 6 (9.84%) Data Management
7 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.20%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (8.20%) Migration
7 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.56%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.56%) Workflow
9 3 (4.92%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.92%) Scrum
10 2 (3.28%) Data Architecture
10 2 (3.28%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) SQL
2 31 (50.82%) T-SQL
3 10 (16.39%) C#
4 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) MCDBA
3 2 (3.28%) MCITP
3 2 (3.28%) MCPD
3 2 (3.28%) MCSA
3 2 (3.28%) MCSD
3 2 (3.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (72.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) VMware
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) Cognos
5 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.64%) Tableau
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