Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 17 January 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 30 35
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 7 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.60% 3.27% 2.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.45% 13.00% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 6
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -17.24% +38.76%
10th Percentile £313 £224 £275
90th Percentile £359 £413 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 67 100 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 24.91% 25.13% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 73 56
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -12.16% +13.85%
10th Percentile £308 £204 £263
90th Percentile £433 £423 £456
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £14.00
10th Percentile £40.25 - £9.20
90th Percentile £49.75 - £18.80
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.91 £16.56 £20.50
% change year-on-year +86.62% -19.22% +9.33%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Staffordshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Staffordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Staffordshire

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Stoke-on-Trent +5 5 £325 -
Stafford - 1 £350 -
SQL Server Analysis Services
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) ETL
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) GIS
6 2 (28.57%) Change Management
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (14.29%) SAP
7 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

SQL Server Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (28.57%) GIS
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Database Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP