Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 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.

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 95 94
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Analysis Services 8 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.67% 0.64% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.21% 2.51% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 13
Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -17.46%
10th Percentile £338 £249 £223
90th Percentile £588 £453 £370
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wales median hourly rate - - £16.80
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £44.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -51.14% +33.33% +43.48%

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 362 359 530
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.32% 25.39% 31.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 259 401
Wales median daily rate £388 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +25.00% -2.86%
10th Percentile £246 £210 £220
90th Percentile £575 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 10
Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £55.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.91% +84.87% +36.47%
10th Percentile £16.75 £16.88 £17.61
90th Percentile £23.24 £61.25 £58.65
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.00
% change year-on-year +10.54% -2.83% +19.59%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +9 6 £350 +7.69%
SQL Server Analysis Services
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server Analysis Services.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Change Data Capture
4 3 (37.50%) Power BI
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Use Case
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) SSDT
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
5 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology

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 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) Power BI
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) SSDT
6 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (12.50%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Change Data Capture
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle