Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 102 84
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 10 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.71% 0.27% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.91% 1.12% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -9.68%
10th Percentile £354 £322 £338
90th Percentile £426 £428 £403
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £418
% change year-on-year - +7.78% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £24.37 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +8.31% +4.65% -48.04%

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 256 357 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.16% 24.24% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 290 182
Wales median daily rate £416 £403 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +11.42% +3.21%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £211
90th Percentile £604 £538 £511
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Wales median hourly rate £35.75 £11.88 £30.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +201.05% -61.01% +57.70%
10th Percentile £25.88 £10.73 £17.77
90th Percentile £49.50 £12.63 £40.25
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £28.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year +21.74% -7.26% +8.77%

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 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 18 August 2019. 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 +18 10 £375 - 6
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (30.00%) ETL
7 3 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (30.00%) Power BI
7 3 (30.00%) Power Platform
8 2 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (20.00%) Security Management
8 2 (20.00%) Finance
8 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 7
8 2 (20.00%) Remedy
9 1 (10.00%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 1 (10.00%) Banking
9 1 (10.00%) Marketing
9 1 (10.00%) MDX

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 3 (30.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) Power BI
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 7
7 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Power BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau