The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server Reporting Services skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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.

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 79 77 115
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +38
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 1261 1112 1002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.24% 2.33% 1.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.34% 10.79% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 757 604
Average daily rate £363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 23
Average hourly rate £36.50 £18.75 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.66% -27.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £13.26 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £103.00 £44.70 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £18.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+97.29% -28.84%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12193 10309 11983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.66% 21.60% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7667 6285 6801
Average daily rate £388 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.64% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 199 252
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £15.14 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SQL Server Reporting Services Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services within the UK.

SQL Server Reporting Services Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server Reporting Services Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services within the UK.

SQL Server Reporting Services Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server Reporting Services Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
England -6 1216 £363 +3.57% 580
London +18 605 £400 -5.88% 198
City of London +12 183 £410 -3.52% 88
South East -5 170 £345 -1.42% 99
Yorkshire -6 92 £300 -4.00% 44
South West -16 79 £300 -7.69% 68
East of England -33 71 £371 +14.23% 29
West Midlands -13 70 £323 -0.76% 47
North West -33 55 £325 -0.76% 65
East Midlands +5 50 £275 +0.91% 21
West Yorkshire -8 47 £318 +1.60% 27
Berkshire +22 42 £425 +21.42% 13
Hampshire -14 42 £315 -10.00% 23
Surrey -2 34 £346 -1.07% 12
Leeds -2 33 £313 +4.16% 18
North East -10 24 £240 -31.42% 7
Manchester -28 24 £356 +13.09% 35
Suffolk -6 22 £394 +18.86% 6
Essex -14 22 £375 -1.31% 5
Tyne and Wear -14 21 £240 -31.42% 4
Scotland -32 21 £368 +13.07% 22
Ipswich -4 20 £406 +25.00% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 20 £240 -31.42% 3
Reading +12 19 £425 - 5
Wiltshire -9 18 £356 +9.61% 5
Birmingham -13 18 £375 +17.18% 14
Bristol -19 17 £313 -3.84% 37
Oxfordshire +5 16 £325 -18.75% 16
Staffordshire 0 16 £318 -9.28% 13
Southampton +2 15 £315 +32.63% 7

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1848 (76.14%) SQL Server
2 1719 (70.83%) SQL
3 1523 (62.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1028 (42.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 900 (37.08%) Business Intelligence
6 852 (35.11%) Microsoft
7 824 (33.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 774 (31.89%) T-SQL
9 721 (29.71%) .NET
10 627 (25.83%) Data Warehouse
11 557 (22.95%) C#
12 469 (19.32%) Finance
13 444 (18.29%) ETL
14 441 (18.17%) SharePoint
15 388 (15.99%) MS Excel
16 363 (14.96%) ASP.NET
17 355 (14.63%) SQL Server 2005
18 294 (12.11%) SQL Server 2012
19 269 (11.08%) NHS
20 241 (9.93%) Windows
20 241 (9.93%) Oracle
21 236 (9.72%) MDX
22 224 (9.23%) JavaScript
23 209 (8.61%) Migration
24 205 (8.45%) XML
25 193 (7.95%) HTML
26 186 (7.66%) Performance Tuning
27 174 (7.17%) OLAP
27 174 (7.17%) Banking
28 171 (7.05%) Visual Studio

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 441 (18.17%) SharePoint
2 160 (6.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 76 (3.13%) IIS
4 75 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 46 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
6 43 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
7 19 (0.78%) MS Project Server
8 12 (0.49%) CMS
9 11 (0.45%) SAS
9 11 (0.45%) Apache
10 9 (0.37%) Lync
11 6 (0.25%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.25%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.21%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.16%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.16%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.12%) Umbraco
15 2 (0.082%) MTS
Applications
1 388 (15.99%) MS Excel
2 80 (3.30%) MS Office
3 69 (2.84%) PowerPivot
4 43 (1.77%) InfoPath
5 19 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.70%) MS Project
8 15 (0.62%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.21%) SPSS
10 2 (0.082%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 117 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (1.03%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.16%) Magento
6 4 (0.16%) SunGard GMI
6 4 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.082%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.082%) Agresso
8 2 (0.082%) Exstream
8 2 (0.082%) Adaptiv
9 1 (0.041%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.041%) Summit
9 1 (0.041%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.041%) Line 50
9 1 (0.041%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (0.45%) SaaS
3 10 (0.41%) Office 365
4 6 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.082%) IaaS
6 1 (0.041%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.07%) SAN
2 23 (0.95%) Internet
3 17 (0.70%) Intranet
4 12 (0.49%) DNS
5 11 (0.45%) Extranet
6 10 (0.41%) Kerberos
7 8 (0.33%) Firewall
8 6 (0.25%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.21%) SSL
9 5 (0.21%) DHCP
9 5 (0.21%) LAN
9 5 (0.21%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.16%) VoIP
10 4 (0.16%) WAN
11 3 (0.12%) DMZ
11 3 (0.12%) LDAP
11 3 (0.12%) NAS
12 2 (0.082%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.082%) FTP
12 2 (0.082%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1848 (76.14%) SQL Server
2 1523 (62.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1028 (42.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 824 (33.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 627 (25.83%) Data Warehouse
6 355 (14.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 294 (12.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 174 (7.17%) OLAP
9 140 (5.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 131 (5.40%) Relational Database
11 105 (4.33%) QlikView
12 95 (3.91%) Oracle Database
13 80 (3.30%) DTS
14 75 (3.09%) Data Mining
15 66 (2.72%) Crystal Reports
16 63 (2.60%) PerformancePoint
17 62 (2.55%) RDBMS
18 59 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
19 56 (2.31%) SQL Server 2000
20 54 (2.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 171 (7.05%) Visual Studio
2 118 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 17 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 15 (0.62%) NUnit
6 14 (0.58%) Subversion
7 13 (0.54%) MorphX
7 13 (0.54%) Git (software)
8 9 (0.37%) Toad
8 9 (0.37%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (0.29%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.25%) PhoneGap
10 6 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 5 (0.21%) CruiseControl
11 5 (0.21%) Selenium
11 5 (0.21%) Moq
12 4 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.12%) JIRA
General
1 469 (19.32%) Finance
2 174 (7.17%) Banking
3 62 (2.55%) Retail
4 54 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 37 (1.52%) Marketing
6 33 (1.36%) Financial Institution
7 30 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 24 (0.99%) Publishing
10 22 (0.91%) Legal
11 21 (0.87%) Front Office
11 21 (0.87%) Back Office
12 18 (0.74%) Retail Banking
12 18 (0.74%) Advertising
13 12 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.41%) Billing
15 9 (0.37%) Law
16 7 (0.29%) Electronics
16 7 (0.29%) Automotive
16 7 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1431 (58.96%) Developer
2 441 (18.17%) SQL Developer
3 422 (17.39%) Analyst
4 400 (16.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 271 (11.17%) DBA
6 238 (9.81%) SQL DBA
7 158 (6.51%) .NET Developer
8 148 (6.10%) SQL Server Developer
9 118 (4.86%) Consultant
10 115 (4.74%) SQL Server DBA
11 114 (4.70%) C# Developer
12 102 (4.20%) Business Developer
13 86 (3.54%) Information Analyst
14 85 (3.50%) Report Developer
15 84 (3.46%) Architect
16 82 (3.38%) Business Analyst
16 82 (3.38%) SharePoint Developer
17 78 (3.21%) Administrator
18 77 (3.17%) Senior Developer
19 70 (2.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 721 (29.71%) .NET
2 363 (14.96%) ASP.NET
3 236 (9.72%) MDX
4 205 (8.45%) XML
5 193 (7.95%) HTML
6 171 (7.05%) jQuery
7 163 (6.72%) CSS
8 159 (6.55%) WCF
9 155 (6.39%) Web Services
10 124 (5.11%) .NET Framework
11 81 (3.34%) Ajax
12 73 (3.01%) XSLT
13 68 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
14 54 (2.22%) WPF
15 46 (1.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 45 (1.85%) HTML5
17 43 (1.77%) SOAP
18 42 (1.73%) LINQ
19 38 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 34 (1.40%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 269 (11.08%) NHS
2 90 (3.71%) Replication
2 90 (3.71%) Clustering
3 50 (2.06%) Data Integration
4 44 (1.81%) Management Information System
5 29 (1.19%) N-Tier
6 26 (1.07%) Derivative
7 24 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 24 (0.99%) Fixed Income
8 23 (0.95%) Data Extraction
9 22 (0.91%) Visualisation
9 22 (0.91%) Equities
10 19 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (0.66%) Statistics
12 15 (0.62%) Market Risk
13 11 (0.45%) Taxonomies
13 11 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
14 10 (0.41%) Credit Risk
14 10 (0.41%) Informatics
15 9 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 241 (9.93%) Windows
2 66 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (0.82%) Windows XP
6 17 (0.70%) UNIX
7 13 (0.54%) Linux
8 12 (0.49%) Windows 8
9 10 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.25%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.21%) Solaris
12 4 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.16%) AIX
13 3 (0.12%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.12%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.082%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.082%) Android
15 1 (0.041%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 900 (37.08%) Business Intelligence
2 444 (18.29%) ETL
3 209 (8.61%) Migration
4 186 (7.66%) Performance Tuning
5 159 (6.55%) CRM
6 156 (6.43%) Data Modelling
7 134 (5.52%) MVC
8 116 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
9 93 (3.83%) Workflow
10 91 (3.75%) ITIL
11 87 (3.58%) Data Analysis
12 80 (3.30%) Data Migration
13 79 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
14 76 (3.13%) Kimball Methodology
15 70 (2.88%) TDD
16 68 (2.80%) Scrum
17 65 (2.68%) User Acceptance Testing
17 65 (2.68%) OO
18 63 (2.60%) Analytics
19 60 (2.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1719 (70.83%) SQL
2 774 (31.89%) T-SQL
3 557 (22.95%) C#
4 224 (9.23%) JavaScript
5 156 (6.43%) VB.NET
6 111 (4.57%) VBA
7 89 (3.67%) PL/SQL
8 74 (3.05%) VB
9 68 (2.80%) PowerShell
10 59 (2.43%) Java
11 29 (1.19%) C
12 21 (0.87%) PHP
13 19 (0.78%) VB6
13 19 (0.78%) VBScript
14 17 (0.70%) C++
15 15 (0.62%) X++
16 13 (0.54%) Shell Script
16 13 (0.54%) XPath
17 11 (0.45%) Perl
18 10 (0.41%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 96 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 95 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 92 (3.79%) Degree
4 76 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 41 (1.69%) MCITP
6 36 (1.48%) MCTS
7 12 (0.49%) ISEB
8 11 (0.45%) MCDBA
9 10 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.41%) OCP
9 10 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
10 8 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.25%) MCSE
11 6 (0.25%) MCSA
12 5 (0.21%) MCSD
13 4 (0.16%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.16%) MCAD
13 4 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.12%) OCA
14 3 (0.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.10%) QA
2 47 (1.94%) SLA
3 18 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.62%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.49%) Basel III
6 9 (0.37%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.21%) EMIR
7 5 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.041%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.041%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.041%) CRD IV
System Software
1 56 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 24 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (0.33%) vSphere
5 8 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.16%) UAG
7 2 (0.082%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.082%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.041%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.041%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.041%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.041%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 23 (0.95%) SCCM
2 20 (0.82%) Data Guard
2 20 (0.82%) SCOM
3 15 (0.62%) WSUS
4 13 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (0.29%) Foglight
6 7 (0.29%) Control-M
7 6 (0.25%) Puppet
7 6 (0.25%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.12%) MOM
10 3 (0.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.082%) Ionix
11 2 (0.082%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.041%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 852 (35.11%) Microsoft
2 241 (9.93%) Oracle
3 119 (4.90%) Business Objects
4 54 (2.22%) Tableau
5 35 (1.44%) SAP
6 31 (1.28%) VMware
6 31 (1.28%) Cognos
7 27 (1.11%) Citrix
8 26 (1.07%) Informatica
9 18 (0.74%) Civica
10 16 (0.66%) Sybase
10 16 (0.66%) MicroStrategy
11 15 (0.62%) HP
12 14 (0.58%) Telerik
13 13 (0.54%) Northgate
14 9 (0.37%) SunGard
15 8 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (0.29%) Actuate
16 7 (0.29%) Dell
16 7 (0.29%) IBM
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