The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 30 40 14
Rank change year-on-year +10 -26  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 9 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.65% 4.96% 9.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.68% 19.63% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 17
Median daily rate £500 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £285 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £453 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £338
% change year-on-year -5.40% +9.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +80.00%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 93 107 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 27.43% 25.30% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 68 75
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £20.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -3.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £15.90 £19.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.50 £22.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Cardiff

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in Cardiff

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Cardiff

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (55.56%) ETL
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) Ab Initio
6 8 (44.44%) Teradata
6 8 (44.44%) Tableau
7 7 (38.89%) Data Quality
7 7 (38.89%) Analytics
7 7 (38.89%) Migration
7 7 (38.89%) Data Management
7 7 (38.89%) QlikView
7 7 (38.89%) Data Migration
7 7 (38.89%) Data Architecture
7 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (38.89%) Informatica
7 7 (38.89%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (38.89%) ERwin
7 7 (38.89%) Quality Management
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle
8 6 (33.33%) SAS
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (33.33%) Netezza
8 6 (33.33%) Data Analytics
8 6 (33.33%) Hadoop
9 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
9 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.56%) Luigi
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (38.89%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (38.89%) QlikView
5 6 (33.33%) Hadoop
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (5.56%) MySQL
8 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) ERwin
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Data Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Teradata Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) CRM Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (55.56%) ETL
3 7 (38.89%) Analytics
3 7 (38.89%) Data Architecture
3 7 (38.89%) Data Management
3 7 (38.89%) Data Migration
3 7 (38.89%) Migration
3 7 (38.89%) Quality Management
4 6 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 6 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
6 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 3 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
7 3 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 2 (11.11%) Information Governance
8 2 (11.11%) Statistics
9 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Ab Initio
1 8 (44.44%) Tableau
1 8 (44.44%) Teradata
2 7 (38.89%) Informatica
2 7 (38.89%) MicroStrategy
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Netezza
4 1 (5.56%) Cognos
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Talend
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