The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for SQL Server Integration Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server Integration Services over the 3 months to 28 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 Integration Services (SSIS)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 63 49
Rank change year-on-year +20 -14  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 20 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.16% 1.20% 3.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.26% 5.12% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 19
Median daily rate £363 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.43% +1.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £254 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £365 £325
% change year-on-year - +12.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -52.50% +33.33%  

SQL Server Integration 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 Cheshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 123 215 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 19.46% 23.52% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 166 154
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.78 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.40% -37.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

SQL Server Integration Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing SQL Server Integration 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 Integration Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Integration Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Integration Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Integration Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Integration Services
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Warrington +26 7 £363 +11.53% 1
Chester +7 1 £360 -5.57% 2
Runcorn - 1 - -
SQL Server Integration Services
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Integration 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Integration Services.

1 30 (88.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (79.41%) SQL Server
3 24 (70.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (67.65%) SQL
5 18 (52.94%) ETL
6 16 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (38.24%) T-SQL
8 11 (32.35%) High Availability
8 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
10 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (14.71%) Local Government
12 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
12 5 (14.71%) Replication
12 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
12 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
12 5 (14.71%) .NET
12 5 (14.71%) C#
12 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
12 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
12 5 (14.71%) CSS
12 5 (14.71%) Windows
13 4 (11.76%) XML
13 4 (11.76%) HTML
13 4 (11.76%) ISEB
13 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000

SQL Server Integration Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) OneDrive
2 3 (8.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) VLAN
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (88.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (79.41%) SQL Server
3 24 (70.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (11.76%) Power BI
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (8.82%) QlikView
8 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.88%) OLAP
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.94%) MySQL
9 1 (2.94%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (2.94%) OLTP
9 1 (2.94%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (5.88%) Moq
3 2 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.94%) NUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Local Government
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (14.71%) DBA
4 5 (14.71%) SQL DBA
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Business Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Architect
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
1 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
1 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
1 5 (14.71%) CSS
2 4 (11.76%) Ajax
2 4 (11.76%) HTML
2 4 (11.76%) JSON
2 4 (11.76%) MDX
2 4 (11.76%) XML
3 3 (8.82%) CSS3
3 3 (8.82%) HTML5
3 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (8.82%) WAP
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
4 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.88%) WCF
5 1 (2.94%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (2.94%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (2.94%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.94%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Replication
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ETL
2 16 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (32.35%) High Availability
4 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Validation
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) Database Tuning
5 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Stress Testing
5 3 (8.82%) System Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
5 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) SQL
2 13 (38.24%) T-SQL
3 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 5 (14.71%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.94%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) COBIT
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.82%) UAG
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Perfmon
2 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) EqualLogic
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) RedGate
3 1 (2.94%) Symantec
3 1 (2.94%) Tableau
3 1 (2.94%) Talend
3 1 (2.94%) Telerik