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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
Rank 83 50 78
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 55 82 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.73% 3.41% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.12% 14.16% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 32
Average daily rate £325 £328 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +20.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £353 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Average hourly rate £175.00 £32.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+434.35% +59.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £18.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+97.29% -28.84%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
603 579 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.00% 24.04% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 281 358
Average daily rate £340 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 36
Average hourly rate £42.50 £29.96 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.85% +33.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.47 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £147.00 £82.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -28 24 £356 +13.09% 31
Merseyside +3 8 £308 +75.71% 8
Lancashire -17 8 £275 +56.02% 6
Cheshire -16 7 £395 +12.85% 13
Cumbria - 4 £363 -
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 101 (73.72%) SQL
2 85 (62.04%) SQL Server
3 71 (51.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (42.34%) Business Intelligence
5 52 (37.96%) T-SQL
6 43 (31.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (29.93%) .NET
8 40 (29.20%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (22.63%) NHS
10 30 (21.90%) Microsoft
11 28 (20.44%) C#
12 27 (19.71%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (16.79%) ASP.NET
13 23 (16.79%) MS Excel
14 19 (13.87%) SharePoint
15 15 (10.95%) ETL
15 15 (10.95%) VB.NET
15 15 (10.95%) Finance
16 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
16 14 (10.22%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (9.49%) OLAP
18 12 (8.76%) HTML
18 12 (8.76%) CSS
18 12 (8.76%) Web Services
18 12 (8.76%) Relational Database
19 11 (8.03%) QlikView
19 11 (8.03%) Oracle
19 11 (8.03%) Scrum
20 10 (7.30%) Migration
20 10 (7.30%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (13.87%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.46%) IIS
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (16.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.73%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.46%) SaaS
1 2 (1.46%) IaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) Intranet
2 1 (0.73%) NAS
2 1 (0.73%) SAN
2 1 (0.73%) DHCP
2 1 (0.73%) Firewall
2 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (62.04%) SQL Server
2 71 (51.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (31.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 40 (29.20%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (19.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (10.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (9.49%) OLAP
8 12 (8.76%) Relational Database
9 11 (8.03%) QlikView
10 10 (7.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (4.38%) Data Mining
12 5 (3.65%) Oracle Discoverer
12 5 (3.65%) MS Access
12 5 (3.65%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (2.92%) SQLPlus
14 3 (2.19%) RDBMS
15 2 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (1.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 2 (1.46%) PerformancePoint
15 2 (1.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.46%) Subversion
3 2 (1.46%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.46%) T4 Templates
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.73%) JIRA
General
1 15 (10.95%) Finance
2 4 (2.92%) Billing
3 2 (1.46%) Publishing
3 2 (1.46%) Retail
4 1 (0.73%) Marketing
4 1 (0.73%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.73%) French Language
4 1 (0.73%) German Language
4 1 (0.73%) Polish Language
4 1 (0.73%) Local Government
4 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.73%) Electronics
4 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (62.04%) Developer
2 42 (30.66%) SQL Developer
3 32 (23.36%) Analyst
4 26 (18.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (9.49%) C# Developer
6 12 (8.76%) DBA
7 11 (8.03%) Information Analyst
8 10 (7.30%) SQL DBA
8 10 (7.30%) SQL Server Developer
9 9 (6.57%) .NET Developer
10 7 (5.11%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.38%) Business Developer
12 5 (3.65%) NHS Information Analyst
13 4 (2.92%) Data Analyst
13 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.92%) Business Analyst
13 4 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 4 (2.92%) Report Developer
13 4 (2.92%) SQL Server BI Developer
14 3 (2.19%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (29.93%) .NET
2 23 (16.79%) ASP.NET
3 12 (8.76%) HTML
3 12 (8.76%) CSS
3 12 (8.76%) Web Services
4 10 (7.30%) Ajax
5 9 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 9 (6.57%) .NET Framework
5 9 (6.57%) WCF
6 8 (5.84%) jQuery
7 7 (5.11%) WPF
8 6 (4.38%) HTML5
8 6 (4.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (3.65%) MDX
10 4 (2.92%) XML
10 4 (2.92%) Apache Cordova
11 3 (2.19%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.19%) Classic ASP
11 3 (2.19%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.63%) NHS
2 4 (2.92%) Data Extraction
3 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.46%) EPoS
5 1 (0.73%) Informatics
5 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.73%) DTV
5 1 (0.73%) Clustering
5 1 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.84%) Windows
2 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.34%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (10.95%) ETL
3 11 (8.03%) Scrum
4 10 (7.30%) Migration
5 9 (6.57%) MVC
6 8 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (4.38%) Data Modelling
7 6 (4.38%) Project Management
7 6 (4.38%) Data Migration
8 5 (3.65%) Data Analysis
8 5 (3.65%) TDD
9 4 (2.92%) UML
9 4 (2.92%) E-Commerce
9 4 (2.92%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.92%) Software Engineering
10 3 (2.19%) Analytics
10 3 (2.19%) Data Reconciliation
10 3 (2.19%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.19%) OO
11 2 (1.46%) Balanced Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 101 (73.72%) SQL
2 52 (37.96%) T-SQL
3 28 (20.44%) C#
4 15 (10.95%) VB.NET
5 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.38%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.65%) VB
8 3 (2.19%) VC++
8 3 (2.19%) C++
8 3 (2.19%) VB6
9 2 (1.46%) VBScript
9 2 (1.46%) C
10 1 (0.73%) VBA
10 1 (0.73%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (2.92%) Degree
2 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.73%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 30 (21.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.03%) Oracle
3 6 (4.38%) Business Objects
4 4 (2.92%) Telerik
5 2 (1.46%) VMware
5 2 (1.46%) SAP
5 2 (1.46%) Twitter
6 1 (0.73%) Northgate
6 1 (0.73%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco
6 1 (0.73%) Open Text
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North West England
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