Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 134 174
Rank change year-on-year -20 +40 -28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 45 68 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.87% 1.24% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.24% 5.92% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 42 34
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +10.04% -0.37%
10th Percentile £211 £307 £264
90th Percentile £489 £473 £480
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £27.00 £38.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year -30.32% -13.89% +100.00%

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 1,061 1,149 1,400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.42% 20.97% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 796 1,050
South West median daily rate £420 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.67% -1.47% -
10th Percentile £285 £259 £263
90th Percentile £547 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 32 17
South West median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +17.65% +11.48%
10th Percentile £23.78 £12.00 £11.90
90th Percentile £58.55 £43.00 £50.36
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year +32.08% -1.85% -5.89%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Wiltshire +19 17 £400 +3.90% 1
Bristol -7 16 £375 +11.11% 6
Devon -7 4 £150 -52.00% 1
Gloucestershire +9 3 £400 - 1
Somerset -9 3 £438 +18.24% 1
Dorset -15 1 - - 6
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 37 (82.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 34 (75.56%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (64.44%) SQL Server
3 29 (64.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (57.78%) SQL
4 26 (57.78%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
6 17 (37.78%) ETL
7 13 (28.89%) Kimball Methodology
7 13 (28.89%) Power BI
8 10 (22.22%) Finance
9 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (17.78%) Dimensional Modelling
10 8 (17.78%) Data Modelling
10 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
11 7 (15.56%) Visualisation
12 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.33%) Tableau
12 6 (13.33%) Migration
13 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (11.11%) Scrum
13 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
13 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (8.89%) Semantic Layer
14 4 (8.89%) Dashboard Development
14 4 (8.89%) ETL Development
14 4 (8.89%) Analytics
14 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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 1 (2.22%) Apache
1 1 (2.22%) IIS
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (4.44%) SaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (2.22%) GitHub
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Office 365
4 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
2 1 (2.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (82.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 29 (64.44%) SQL Server
2 29 (64.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (57.78%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (28.89%) Power BI
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (8.89%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (8.89%) Semantic Layer
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (6.67%) Big Data
8 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
8 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
8 3 (6.67%) Lumira
8 3 (6.67%) SAP BW
8 3 (6.67%) SAP HANA
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Toad
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Developer
3 7 (15.56%) SSIS Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Power BI Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (8.89%) DBA
5 4 (8.89%) SQL DBA
5 4 (8.89%) SSAS Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Business Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) SSRS Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
1 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 3 (6.67%) CSS
1 3 (6.67%) HTML
1 3 (6.67%) Laravel
1 3 (6.67%) React
1 3 (6.67%) Sass
2 1 (2.22%) LDAP
2 1 (2.22%) MDX
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Solaris
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (37.78%) ETL
3 13 (28.89%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.78%) Data Modelling
5 8 (17.78%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (15.56%) Visualisation
7 6 (13.33%) Migration
8 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.11%) Scrum
9 4 (8.89%) Analytics
9 4 (8.89%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (8.89%) Data Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) ETL Development
10 3 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (6.67%) Data Strategy
10 3 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (6.67%) Kanban
10 3 (6.67%) Loose Coupling
10 3 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) PHP
4 2 (4.44%) PHP 5
4 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCSA
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.22%) QA
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Tableau
3 4 (8.89%) SAP
4 3 (6.67%) Adobe
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Nimble Storage