Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 149 155
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6 -19
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 23 48 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.45% 0.92% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.14% 4.71% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 41
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% +2.87%
10th Percentile £280 £303 £225
90th Percentile £525 £449 £488
England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -43.75% +3.23% +63.16%

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 1,077 1,020 1,262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.29% 19.64% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 656 933
South West median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £447 £425
% change year-on-year +6.26% +5.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 29 17
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +17.65% +50.48%
10th Percentile £21.13 £22.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £73.25 £43.15 £47.75
England median hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% +9.09% -4.15%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Bristol -1 15 £400 - 2
Wiltshire +21 5 £450 +12.50% 1
Gloucestershire +9 1 - -
Dorset -11 1 - - 6
Somerset -12 1 £325 -7.14% 5
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (82.61%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
5 15 (65.22%) SQL
6 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
7 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (39.13%) ETL
8 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
9 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (34.78%) Power BI
10 7 (30.43%) Visualisation
10 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
10 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
11 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
11 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (21.74%) Finance
12 5 (21.74%) Migration
12 5 (21.74%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (21.74%) Analytics
13 4 (17.39%) Data Visualisation
13 4 (17.39%) Kimball Methodology
13 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
14 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
14 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
14 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL

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 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (34.78%) Power BI
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (8.70%) Semantic Layer
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.35%) Big Data
8 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (4.35%) Lumira
8 1 (4.35%) OLAP
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (4.35%) QlikView
8 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Power BI Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) DBA
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 2 (8.70%) Data Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.70%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Architect
6 1 (4.35%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) MDX
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (39.13%) ETL
3 7 (30.43%) Visualisation
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
5 5 (21.74%) Analytics
5 5 (21.74%) Migration
6 4 (17.39%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (17.39%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
8 2 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (8.70%) Database Tuning
8 2 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (4.35%) Commercial Awareness
9 1 (4.35%) Data Development
9 1 (4.35%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau