The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 26 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 Reporting Services (SSRS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 89 68
Rank change year-on-year +19 -21  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 12 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.99% 0.68% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.13% 3.13% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 8
Median daily rate £550 £338 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.96% -3.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -2.66% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +24.24% -  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 234 288 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 19.26% 21.75% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 153 161
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Edinburgh

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in Edinburgh

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (56.25%) Asset Management
4 8 (50.00%) Data Management
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 8 (50.00%) Bloomberg
4 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (50.00%) Markit EDM
4 8 (50.00%) FactSet
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Clustering
7 3 (18.75%) ETL
7 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (12.50%) Banking
8 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (12.50%) Migration
9 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (6.25%) Replication
9 1 (6.25%) VMware
9 1 (6.25%) WinForms

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
7 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
7 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
1 1 (6.25%) WCF
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) WinForms
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Asset Management
2 8 (50.00%) Data Management
2 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
6 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MCDBA
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 8 (50.00%) FactSet
2 1 (6.25%) CA
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) VMware