The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft Analysis Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Analysis Services over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Analysis Services
UK
Rank 539 526 511
Rank change year-on-year -13 -15  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 47 104 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.89% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 74 63
Median daily rate £420 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £332 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £603 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +0.32% -6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.10

Microsoft Analysis Services is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10106 11743 11660
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.75% 22.24% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6829 7861 7416
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +1.93% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 191 153
Median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +9.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £15.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +1.53%  

Microsoft Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Microsoft Analysis Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in the UK

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in the UK

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Analysis Services in the UK

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in the UK

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 47 £420 -6.66% 33
London -3 31 £450 -10.00% 10
East Midlands +3 6 £338 +3.84% 1
South East +3 4 £390 +11.42% 7
City of London -5 3 £413 -2.94% 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £338 -
North West +30 2 £381 +1.66% 8
West Midlands +9 2 - - 3
Nottingham - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £390 -
Surrey - 2 £525 - 1
Middlesex +2 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Staines - 1 £525 -
Manchester - 1 £388 - 4

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 with a requirement for Microsoft Analysis Services.

1 101 (94.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 95 (88.79%) SQL Server
3 84 (78.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 80 (74.77%) Microsoft
5 79 (73.83%) SQL
6 72 (67.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 61 (57.01%) Business Intelligence
8 55 (51.40%) Data Warehouse
9 49 (45.79%) T-SQL
10 37 (34.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 37 (34.58%) Analytics
11 36 (33.64%) MS Excel
12 35 (32.71%) Finance
13 33 (30.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 32 (29.91%) QlikView
14 32 (29.91%) Windows
15 29 (27.10%) ETL
16 28 (26.17%) C#
17 27 (25.23%) .NET
18 25 (23.36%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (21.50%) Visual Studio
20 21 (19.63%) Data Analysis
20 21 (19.63%) Power BI
21 20 (18.69%) Banking
22 19 (17.76%) Visualisation
23 18 (16.82%) Big Data
23 18 (16.82%) Degree
23 18 (16.82%) OLAP
23 18 (16.82%) Stakeholder Management
23 18 (16.82%) SQL Server 2016

Microsoft Analysis Services
Top Related IT Skills 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 15 (14.02%) Apache Pig
2 12 (11.21%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.48%) IIS
4 7 (6.54%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (4.67%) SAS
6 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.93%) TPMS
Applications
1 36 (33.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.74%) SystmOne
3 3 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.93%) BPCS
4 1 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.61%) Data Lake Analytics
2 6 (5.61%) IaaS
2 6 (5.61%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.54%) Firewall
1 7 (6.54%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) SAN
3 1 (0.93%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (94.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 95 (88.79%) SQL Server
3 84 (78.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 72 (67.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (51.40%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (34.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (30.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (29.91%) QlikView
9 21 (19.63%) Power BI
10 18 (16.82%) Big Data
10 18 (16.82%) OLAP
10 18 (16.82%) SQL Server 2016
11 17 (15.89%) Hadoop
11 17 (15.89%) Snowflake Schema
12 16 (14.95%) Apache Hive
13 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2014
14 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (7.48%) PowerPivot
15 8 (7.48%) Relational Database
16 6 (5.61%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 23 (21.50%) Visual Studio
2 12 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.93%) AccuRev
3 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.93%) YouTrack
General
1 35 (32.71%) Finance
2 20 (18.69%) Banking
3 16 (14.95%) Retail
4 15 (14.02%) Corporate Banking
4 15 (14.02%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.80%) Marketing
6 2 (1.87%) Advertising
6 2 (1.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (61.68%) Developer
2 33 (30.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 27 (25.23%) SQL Developer
4 14 (13.08%) Architect
4 14 (13.08%) SQL BI Developer
4 14 (13.08%) SSIS Developer
5 13 (12.15%) SSAS Developer
6 12 (11.21%) Analyst
7 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Developer
8 9 (8.41%) SSRS Developer
9 8 (7.48%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 7 (6.54%) CRM Architect
10 7 (6.54%) CRM Solutions Architect
10 7 (6.54%) Dynamics CRM Architect
10 7 (6.54%) Report Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Senior Architect
10 7 (6.54%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 7 (6.54%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.61%) Consultant
11 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.23%) .NET
2 15 (14.02%) MDX
3 3 (2.80%) HTML
4 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.87%) CSS
4 2 (1.87%) Moose
5 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.93%) HTML5
5 1 (0.93%) OAuth
5 1 (0.93%) REST
5 1 (0.93%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.36%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.21%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.41%) NHS
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Licensing
5 3 (2.80%) Clustering
6 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.87%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.93%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.91%) Windows
2 6 (5.61%) Linux
2 6 (5.61%) Unix
3 3 (2.80%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.87%) Solaris
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (57.01%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (34.58%) Analytics
3 29 (27.10%) ETL
4 21 (19.63%) Data Analysis
5 19 (17.76%) Visualisation
6 18 (16.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (15.89%) Migration
7 17 (15.89%) Risk Management
8 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (14.95%) Data Modelling
8 16 (14.95%) Kimball Methodology
9 15 (14.02%) Investment Management
10 12 (11.21%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (10.28%) CRM
12 8 (7.48%) Dashboard Development
12 8 (7.48%) Prototyping
12 8 (7.48%) Scrum
12 8 (7.48%) SDLC
13 7 (6.54%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 7 (6.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 79 (73.83%) SQL
2 49 (45.79%) T-SQL
3 28 (26.17%) C#
4 17 (15.89%) Shell Script
5 15 (14.02%) Scala
6 7 (6.54%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.80%) VBA
9 2 (1.87%) Korn
9 2 (1.87%) Perl
10 1 (0.93%) Java
10 1 (0.93%) VB
10 1 (0.93%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 18 (16.82%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) CCNA
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.93%) MCSD
3 1 (0.93%) MCSE
3 1 (0.93%) MCTS
3 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.93%) PMP
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.28%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.74%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (3.74%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) SCOM
2 4 (3.74%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.87%) Control-M
4 1 (0.93%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 80 (74.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.02%) Cloudera
2 15 (14.02%) Hortonworks
3 12 (11.21%) Tableau
4 7 (6.54%) Oracle
5 4 (3.74%) VMware
6 3 (2.80%) Teradata
7 2 (1.87%) Cognos
7 2 (1.87%) SAP
7 2 (1.87%) Sybase
8 1 (0.93%) CA
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
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