Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 132 132
Rank change year-on-year -26 0 +26
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 48 73 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.85% 1.28% 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.40% 6.04% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 49 81
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +11.54% -
10th Percentile £206 £284 £263
90th Percentile £488 £450 £419
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% - -
England median hourly rate £21.50 £41.38 £33.00
% change year-on-year -48.04% +25.38% +43.48%

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 1090 1209 1520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.23% 21.26% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 843 1138
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £276 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £500
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 40
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.08% -25.35% +27.93%
10th Percentile £14.55 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £47.80 £56.53
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.75 £27.64
% change year-on-year +15.32% +0.40% +12.82%

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 November 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 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 November 2017. 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 -10 19 £350 +7.69% 3
Wiltshire +6 14 £400 +8.11%
Devon -9 4 £150 -53.85%
Somerset -3 3 £438 +33.59% 1
Gloucestershire +11 2 £400 -8.57% 1
Dorset -8 2 £256 -35.94% 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 39 (81.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 34 (70.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 34 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 34 (70.83%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (64.58%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (64.58%) SQL
4 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 19 (39.58%) ETL
6 13 (27.08%) Power BI
7 12 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (16.67%) Tableau
8 8 (16.67%) Finance
8 8 (16.67%) Migration
9 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
9 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 6 (12.50%) Oracle
10 6 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
10 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (12.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 5 (10.42%) ETL Development
11 5 (10.42%) Scrum
11 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (10.42%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (10.42%) Visualisation

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 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (4.17%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (4.17%) SaaS
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.08%) GitHub
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) SMS
2 1 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (81.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 34 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 34 (70.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (64.58%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (27.08%) Power BI
5 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (12.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (10.42%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (6.25%) Data Mining
9 3 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (4.17%) Big Data
10 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
10 2 (4.17%) Lumira
10 2 (4.17%) SAP HANA
10 2 (4.17%) Semantic Layer
10 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.08%) Toad
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Automotive
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 8 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 6 (12.50%) SSAS Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Business Developer
5 5 (10.42%) SSRS Developer
6 4 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.25%) DBA
7 3 (6.25%) Power BI Developer
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 3 (6.25%) CSS
1 3 (6.25%) Entity Framework
1 3 (6.25%) HTML
1 3 (6.25%) Laravel
1 3 (6.25%) React
1 3 (6.25%) Sass
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (39.58%) ETL
3 12 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (16.67%) Migration
5 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
6 6 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
6 6 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 5 (10.42%) ETL Development
7 5 (10.42%) Scrum
7 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
8 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.25%) Data Architecture
9 3 (6.25%) Data Management
9 3 (6.25%) Kanban
9 3 (6.25%) Machine Learning
9 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.33%) R
4 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (4.17%) PHP 5
5 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) Tableau
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (4.17%) Adobe
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix
6 1 (2.08%) VMware