Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 17 January 2018 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 45 55
Rank change year-on-year -20 +10 +14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 23 49 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.84% 3.76% 2.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.27% 16.44% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 40
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% +5.38% -17.20%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £184
90th Percentile £375 £500 £450
North West median daily rate £355 £339 £325
% change year-on-year +4.80% +4.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -37.70%

SQL Server Reporting Services is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 278 298 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 22.29% 22.87% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 214 260
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £264 £281
90th Percentile £625 £600 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +20.00% -32.69%
10th Percentile £9.00 £13.12 £16.25
90th Percentile £27.00 £37.75 £18.75
North West median hourly rate £42.25 £32.26 £37.75
% change year-on-year +30.96% -14.54% +18.15%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing SQL Server Reporting Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Reporting 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 Reporting Services in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Reporting 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 Reporting Services in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Cheshire

SQL Server Reporting 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 Reporting Services within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -5 8 £360 +2.86% 5
Knutsford - 4 £320 - 1
Chester +3 1 £375 +15.38% 3
Nantwich - 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £325 - 1
SQL Server Reporting Services
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 18 (78.26%) SQL
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Replication
5 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 6 (26.09%) C#
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
5 6 (26.09%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
6 5 (21.74%) QlikView
6 5 (21.74%) OO
6 5 (21.74%) RAD
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
7 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (17.39%) COM
7 4 (17.39%) CSS
7 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle
7 4 (17.39%) HTML
7 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 4 (17.39%) JSON
7 4 (17.39%) Git (software)

SQL Server Reporting 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 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (21.74%) QlikView
5 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (13.04%) Power BI
7 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
8 1 (4.35%) MySQL
8 1 (4.35%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) DBA
4 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
5 4 (17.39%) Business Developer
5 4 (17.39%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Information Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
1 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
2 4 (17.39%) COM
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) jQuery
2 4 (17.39%) JSON
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Core
4 2 (8.70%) Ajax
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.70%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (8.70%) REST
4 2 (8.70%) RESTful
4 2 (8.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
3 5 (21.74%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) OO
3 5 (21.74%) RAD
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) SOLID
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
3 6 (26.09%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Remedy
4 2 (8.70%) DevExpress
4 2 (8.70%) EMC
4 2 (8.70%) Veeam
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter