The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the North West region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
Rank 54 46 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 88 99 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.92% 3.65% 2.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.25% 17.58% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 66 42
Average daily rate
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£300 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -9.67%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
664 563 809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.03% 20.77% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 307 458
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 35
Average hourly rate £26.42 £40.57 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.87% +57.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £17.30 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £40.57 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 -2 43 £275 -16.66% 38
Cheshire 0 25 £338 -4.92% 19
Lancashire -18 7 £300 +6.66% 9
Merseyside -1 5 £310 -14.48%
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 106 (78.52%) SQL
2 92 (68.15%) SQL Server
3 86 (63.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (51.11%) Business Intelligence
5 49 (36.30%) T-SQL
6 45 (33.33%) .NET
6 45 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 44 (32.59%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (31.11%) Microsoft
9 30 (22.22%) C#
10 29 (21.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (20.74%) NHS
12 25 (18.52%) ASP.NET
13 24 (17.78%) ETL
14 23 (17.04%) MS Excel
15 20 (14.81%) Finance
16 16 (11.85%) SharePoint
17 15 (11.11%) JavaScript
18 13 (9.63%) SQL Server 2005
19 12 (8.89%) .NET Framework
19 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
19 12 (8.89%) HTML
19 12 (8.89%) CSS
20 11 (8.15%) Migration
20 11 (8.15%) Relational Database
21 10 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
21 10 (7.41%) Windows
22 9 (6.67%) Web Services
22 9 (6.67%) Business Objects
22 9 (6.67%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 16 (11.85%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (17.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.74%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.19%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.96%) Academy Housing
4 2 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.74%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (68.15%) SQL Server
2 86 (63.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 44 (32.59%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (21.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (9.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (8.15%) Relational Database
9 9 (6.67%) QlikView
10 8 (5.93%) OLAP
11 6 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (2.96%) Oracle Discoverer
12 4 (2.96%) MS Access
13 3 (2.22%) OLTP
13 3 (2.22%) RDBMS
13 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (2.22%) SQLPlus
13 3 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (1.48%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.22%) MorphX
4 2 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.74%) Subversion
5 1 (0.74%) T4 Templates
5 1 (0.74%) JIRA
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (14.81%) Finance
2 6 (4.44%) Advertising
3 4 (2.96%) Retail
3 4 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.22%) Marketing
5 2 (1.48%) Electronics
5 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) Local Government
6 1 (0.74%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.74%) French Language
6 1 (0.74%) German Language
6 1 (0.74%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 97 (71.85%) Developer
2 38 (28.15%) SQL Developer
3 33 (24.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 19 (14.07%) Analyst
5 16 (11.85%) DBA
6 14 (10.37%) SQL DBA
7 10 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.19%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.19%) Information Analyst
9 6 (4.44%) Consultant
9 6 (4.44%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 5 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 5 (3.70%) Business Developer
11 4 (2.96%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.96%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.96%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 4 (2.96%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 4 (2.96%) MI Analyst
11 4 (2.96%) Business Manager
11 4 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (33.33%) .NET
2 25 (18.52%) ASP.NET
3 12 (8.89%) CSS
3 12 (8.89%) HTML
3 12 (8.89%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.67%) Web Services
4 9 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 8 (5.93%) WPF
6 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (5.19%) Ajax
7 6 (4.44%) WCF
7 6 (4.44%) XML
7 6 (4.44%) jQuery
8 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.70%) HTML5
9 4 (2.96%) LINQ
9 4 (2.96%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (2.96%) MFC
10 3 (2.22%) WinForms
10 3 (2.22%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.74%) NHS
2 3 (2.22%) Replication
3 2 (1.48%) DTV
3 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.74%) Clustering
4 1 (0.74%) Informatics
4 1 (0.74%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.74%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (51.11%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (17.78%) ETL
3 11 (8.15%) Migration
4 10 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (5.93%) MVC
5 8 (5.93%) Software Engineering
6 7 (5.19%) Data Analysis
6 7 (5.19%) Data Migration
7 6 (4.44%) CRM
8 5 (3.70%) UML
8 5 (3.70%) Project Management
8 5 (3.70%) Data Modelling
8 5 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.70%) Scrum
8 5 (3.70%) Data Management
9 4 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.96%) Business Analysis
9 4 (2.96%) OO
10 3 (2.22%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.22%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (78.52%) SQL
2 49 (36.30%) T-SQL
3 30 (22.22%) C#
4 15 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.70%) X++
6 4 (2.96%) VC++
6 4 (2.96%) C++
6 4 (2.96%) VB
6 4 (2.96%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.48%) VBA
7 2 (1.48%) VB6
8 1 (0.74%) C
8 1 (0.74%) VBScript
8 1 (0.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.22%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 42 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.67%) Oracle
2 9 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.22%) Telerik
3 3 (2.22%) Tableau
4 2 (1.48%) SAP
4 2 (1.48%) Sage
4 2 (1.48%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.74%) Open Text
5 1 (0.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.74%) Sybase
5 1 (0.74%) Twitter
5 1 (0.74%) Northgate
5 1 (0.74%) Capita
5 1 (0.74%) Orchard
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