The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server Reporting Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Reporting Services over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
Rank 68 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 64 83 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.03% 3.11% 4.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.48% 14.21% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 61 77
Average daily rate
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£298 £250 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% -25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £30.50 £33.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.57% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £33.00 £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £33.00 £40.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-18.96% +20.83%
SQL Server Reporting Services
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
675 584 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.46% 21.88% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 332 363
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 26
Average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £16.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £39.30 £42.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Reporting Services Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL Server Reporting Services
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services across the North West region.

SQL Server Reporting Services Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server Reporting Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Reporting Services Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SQL Server Reporting Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services across the North West region.

SQL Server Reporting Services Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +6 45 £293 +19.38% 35
Cheshire -15 7 £488 +50.00% 14
Lancashire -22 4 £300 +62.16% 4
Merseyside -13 3 £243 +12.79% 2
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SQL Server Reporting Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SQL Server Reporting Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 125 (81.70%) SQL
2 101 (66.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 98 (64.05%) SQL Server
4 80 (52.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 74 (48.37%) Business Intelligence
6 70 (45.75%) T-SQL
7 64 (41.83%) Microsoft
8 48 (31.37%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (23.53%) NHS
10 32 (20.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (18.30%) .NET
12 25 (16.34%) Finance
13 21 (13.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 20 (13.07%) ETL
15 18 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (10.46%) Performance Tuning
17 15 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (9.80%) Data Analysis
17 15 (9.80%) QlikView
17 15 (9.80%) MS Excel
17 15 (9.80%) C#
17 15 (9.80%) Oracle
18 14 (9.15%) Data Modelling
18 14 (9.15%) SharePoint
18 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2012
19 13 (8.50%) Migration
20 12 (7.84%) ASP.NET
20 12 (7.84%) Windows
20 12 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
21 10 (6.54%) Dynamics AX

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SQL Server Reporting Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server Reporting Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (9.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.27%) IIS
2 5 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.31%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.65%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 15 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.92%) PowerPivot
3 5 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.96%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.54%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.61%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.65%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) DHCP
1 3 (1.96%) SAN
1 3 (1.96%) Intranet
1 3 (1.96%) NAS
2 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.65%) Wireless
2 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (66.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 98 (64.05%) SQL Server
3 80 (52.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 48 (31.37%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (20.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (9.80%) QlikView
7 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (4.58%) Oracle Database
10 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (3.92%) Data Mining
10 6 (3.92%) OLAP
11 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.96%) DTS
12 3 (1.96%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 3 (1.96%) Data Mart
12 3 (1.96%) OLAP Cube
13 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (13.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.27%) MorphX
3 4 (2.61%) Toad
3 4 (2.61%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.31%) ERwin
5 1 (0.65%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 25 (16.34%) Finance
2 8 (5.23%) Advertising
3 7 (4.58%) Retail
4 5 (3.27%) Marketing
5 4 (2.61%) Legal
6 3 (1.96%) Publishing
7 2 (1.31%) Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 101 (66.01%) Developer
2 50 (32.68%) SQL Developer
3 37 (24.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 25 (16.34%) Analyst
5 18 (11.76%) DBA
6 14 (9.15%) SQL DBA
7 12 (7.84%) Business Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Architect
10 7 (4.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Developer
11 5 (3.27%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.27%) Information Analyst
11 5 (3.27%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 4 (2.61%) Report Developer
12 4 (2.61%) Oracle DBA
12 4 (2.61%) NHS Information Analyst
12 4 (2.61%) Infrastructure Architect
12 4 (2.61%) Consultant
13 3 (1.96%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.30%) .NET
2 12 (7.84%) ASP.NET
3 7 (4.58%) MDX
4 5 (3.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.96%) Classic ASP
5 3 (1.96%) WPF
6 2 (1.31%) WCF
6 2 (1.31%) LINQ
6 2 (1.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (1.31%) Web Services
6 2 (1.31%) XML
6 2 (1.31%) HTML
7 1 (0.65%) CSS
7 1 (0.65%) MFC
7 1 (0.65%) DHTML
7 1 (0.65%) Flash
7 1 (0.65%) Middleware
7 1 (0.65%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (0.65%) RESTful
7 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.53%) NHS
2 15 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.61%) Replication
4 3 (1.96%) Informatics
5 2 (1.31%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.31%) Clustering
5 2 (1.31%) GIS
6 1 (0.65%) DTV
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) AS400
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.84%) Windows
2 3 (1.96%) Solaris
2 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.96%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (48.37%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (13.07%) ETL
3 18 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (10.46%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (9.80%) Data Analysis
6 14 (9.15%) Data Modelling
7 13 (8.50%) Migration
8 9 (5.88%) CRM
9 6 (3.92%) Time Management
10 5 (3.27%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.27%) Workflow
10 5 (3.27%) Scrum
10 5 (3.27%) Data Migration
11 4 (2.61%) Business Analysis
11 4 (2.61%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (2.61%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (2.61%) ERP
12 3 (1.96%) ITIL
12 3 (1.96%) SOA
12 3 (1.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (81.70%) SQL
2 70 (45.75%) T-SQL
3 15 (9.80%) C#
4 8 (5.23%) X++
5 6 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.92%) VB
6 5 (3.27%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.27%) VBA
7 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.96%) VBScript
9 2 (1.31%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) VC++
10 1 (0.65%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) Python
10 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.92%) MCSE
3 4 (2.61%) Degree
4 2 (1.31%) MCITP
4 2 (1.31%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.31%) CCNA
4 2 (1.31%) CCDA
4 2 (1.31%) CCDP
5 1 (0.65%) MCP
5 1 (0.65%) MCSD
5 1 (0.65%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.65%) ISEB
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.31%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 64 (41.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.80%) Oracle
3 5 (3.27%) Cognos
4 3 (1.96%) SAP
4 3 (1.96%) Cisco
4 3 (1.96%) VMware
4 3 (1.96%) Tableau
5 2 (1.31%) Teradata
5 2 (1.31%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.65%) ESRI
6 1 (0.65%) Red Gate
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