The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 18 29 29
Rank change year-on-year +11 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.91% 1.32% 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.82% 5.26% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £380 £290 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.03% -29.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year -3.44% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £60.62 £32.10
% change year-on-year -38.13% +88.83%  

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 Chester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 34 38 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 33.01% 25.17% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 24
Median daily rate £360 £344 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.72% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £441 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SQL Server Integration Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Integration Services in Chester

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Integration Services in Chester

SQL Server Integration Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Chester region with a requirement for SQL Server Integration Services.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (66.67%) ETL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Local Government
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) MDX
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) Clustering
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
7 1 (11.11%) T-SQL

SQL Server Integration Services
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
5 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Perfmon
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) VMware