The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 27 June 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 Analysis Services
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 137 111
Rank change year-on-year +20 -26  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Analysis Services 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% 0.62% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Median daily rate £350 £363 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% -6.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £34.00

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 431 644 557
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 20.85% 21.24% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 400 371
Median daily rate £375 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £503 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £23.25 £18.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +28.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.50 £38.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

Microsoft Analysis Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in the West Midlands

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Analysis Services in the West Midlands

Microsoft Analysis Services
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Wolverhampton - 4 £350 -
Microsoft Analysis Services
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Analysis Services.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Microsoft Analysis Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft