Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 19 February 2020 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)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 96 100
Rank change year-on-year +27 +4 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 8 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.76% 0.47% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.45% 2.15% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £375 £364 £291
90th Percentile £516 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £43.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -19.54% +61.11% -30.32%

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 Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 232 372 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.99% 21.82% 30.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 272 296
Wales median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £282
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% -20.00% -31.43%
10th Percentile £18.50 £17.63 £16.75
90th Percentile £19.50 £37.51 £49.52
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year -8.82% -0.73% +29.25%

SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services in Wales over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Analysis Services in Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Analysis Services in Wales

SQL Server Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. 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
South Wales +30 7 £425 +2.41% 2
West Wales +16 1 £525 -13.22%
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Power BI
3 5 (62.50%) Power Platform
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) Azure
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
7 1 (12.50%) Databricks
7 1 (12.50%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (12.50%) Data Science
7 1 (12.50%) Azure Stack
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (12.50%) Scala
7 1 (12.50%) Big Data
7 1 (12.50%) Analytics
7 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements

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

Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Power Platform
2 4 (50.00%) Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Stack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Power BI
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (12.50%) Big Data
6 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
6 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Power BI Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Science
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Databricks