The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server Reporting Services over the 3 months to 25 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 SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 31 34
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.55% 1.89% 2.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.07% 17.65% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £320 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £418 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -3.00% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +24.24% -  

SQL Server Reporting 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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 56 34 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 15.86% 10.69% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 35
Median daily rate £475 £350 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -13.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £302 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing SQL Server Reporting Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Bedfordshire

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Bedfordshire

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in Bedfordshire

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Luton -2 5 £406 +23.57%
SQL Server Reporting Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Reporting 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) ETL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (25.00%) QlikView
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (25.00%) Cognos
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (16.67%) Data Validation
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Use Case
8 2 (16.67%) User Experience
8 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
8 2 (16.67%) ETL Development
8 2 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
8 2 (16.67%) Scorecard
8 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (16.67%) Validation
9 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
9 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (25.00%) QlikView
6 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (8.33%) OLAP
7 1 (8.33%) Power BI
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) ETL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) ERP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) OLAP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Cognos BI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) MDX
1 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (58.33%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
5 2 (16.67%) Data Validation
5 2 (16.67%) ETL Development
5 2 (16.67%) Scorecard
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) Cerner
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau