Period
to 15 October 2018

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 6 months to 15 October 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 West
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 157 144
Rank change year-on-year -25 -13 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 32 42 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.53% 0.77% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.43% 3.90% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 48
South West median daily rate £375 £381 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +15.09% +1.92%
10th Percentile £295 £299 £259
90th Percentile £477 £500 £433
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
South West median hourly rate - £24.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -45.45% -
England median hourly rate £23.04 £24.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% -45.45% +33.33%

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 West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,315 1,077 1,254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.75% 19.72% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 922 686 871
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £298 £288 £256
90th Percentile £562 £534 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 29
South West median hourly rate £38.75 £37.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.03% +14.62% -
10th Percentile £17.29 £14.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £66.35 £54.38 £48.00
England median hourly rate £32.00 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +4.92% +7.02% +3.64%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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
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 6 months to 15 October 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
Somerset +2 12 £315 -21.25% 1
Bristol -25 8 £405 +8.00% 7
Devon +6 7 £210 -8.20% 3
Dorset 0 2 £431 +68.29% 8
Wiltshire -16 2 £500 +11.11% 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 West region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 29 (90.63%) SQL
1 29 (90.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 19 (59.38%) T-SQL
5 18 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
8 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
8 10 (31.25%) Power BI
9 9 (28.13%) Data Analysis
9 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (25.00%) ETL
10 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
11 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (21.88%) Windows
11 7 (21.88%) Finance
12 6 (18.75%) SAP
12 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
12 6 (18.75%) Visualisation
12 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
12 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (15.63%) Coaching
13 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
13 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

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 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) IaaS
2 4 (12.50%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (90.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 28 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (31.25%) Power BI
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
8 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (15.63%) MySQL
10 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (6.25%) QlikView
12 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (6.25%) Star Schema
13 1 (3.13%) OLAP
13 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.50%) Electronics
3 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 9 (28.13%) DBA
2 9 (28.13%) SQL DBA
3 5 (15.63%) Database Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) IT Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Database Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior IT Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Power BI Developer
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.38%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) MDX
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (34.38%) Data Modelling
3 9 (28.13%) Data Analysis
3 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (25.00%) ETL
5 6 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 5 (15.63%) Coaching
6 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (15.63%) Workflow
7 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) Data Management
7 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (12.50%) Migration
7 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 3 (9.38%) Open Source
9 2 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
9 2 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (6.25%) Database Tuning
9 2 (6.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) T-SQL
3 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
4 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau