Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 156 137
Rank change year-on-year -30 -19 -19
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 24 35 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.64% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.02% 3.31% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 50
South West median daily rate £400 £369 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +8.86% +3.44%
10th Percentile £311 £212 £260
90th Percentile £525 £476 £453
England median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
South West median hourly rate - £24.00 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.99% -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £41.38
% change year-on-year +4.65% -48.04% +27.11%

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 1,186 1,058 1,206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.54% 19.31% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 665 842
South West median daily rate £414 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 26
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £39.50 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.59% +20.61% +5.65%
10th Percentile £17.42 £12.94 £12.00
90th Percentile £54.83 £49.38 £48.00
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.07%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -15 15 £400 +6.67% 3
Somerset +6 6 £320 -8.57% 2
Wiltshire +6 2 £500 +11.11% 1
SQL Server Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 21 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (70.83%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (37.50%) Power BI
6 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 8 (33.33%) ETL
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (29.17%) Visualisation
8 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
8 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (20.83%) Analytics
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (20.83%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 4 (16.67%) Database Tuning
10 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 4 (16.67%) Finance

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 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.83%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (8.33%) IaaS
3 2 (8.33%) PaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (37.50%) Power BI
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (12.50%) MySQL
7 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
8 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (4.17%) Big Data
9 1 (4.17%) Data Lake
9 1 (4.17%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (4.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) DBA
3 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (29.17%) SQL DBA
4 4 (16.67%) Power BI Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Azure Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Data Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Report Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft BI Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Power BI Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared DBA
7 1 (4.17%) SQL BI Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) MDX
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 8 (33.33%) ETL
3 7 (29.17%) Visualisation
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (16.67%) Database Tuning
6 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
6 3 (12.50%) Data Management
7 2 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.33%) Security Management
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle