The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 19 29 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.88% 1.32% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.57% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £380 £290 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.03% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £330
% change year-on-year -6.66% +13.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 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 35 38 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 33.65% 25.17% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 27
Median daily rate £350 £344 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.81% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £286 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £441 £466
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 £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

SQL Server Reporting 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 Reporting Services in Chester.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Chester

SQL Server Reporting 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 Reporting Services in Chester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Chester

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Chester region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) ETL
3 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Local Government
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (57.14%) MDX
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
7 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 1 (14.29%) vSphere
7 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
7 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (14.29%) High Availability
7 1 (14.29%) Tableau
7 1 (14.29%) Data Structures

SQL Server Reporting 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (57.14%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Business Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (14.29%) DBA
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
5 1 (14.29%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) MDX
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) DHTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Perfmon
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) VMware