Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 26 April 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)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 154 125
Rank change year-on-year -35 -29 -35
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 1,342 1,471 1,903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.45% 1.74% 1.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.47% 7.72% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,051 1,068 1,435
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £561 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £420 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.58% +5.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 14
England median hourly rate £23.75 £36.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.93% -17.05% +85.26%
10th Percentile £16.25 £17.08 £17.29
90th Percentile £41.63 £43.00 £48.80
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £36.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -31.51% -15.12% +81.05%

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20,726 19,062 21,988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.40% 22.58% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,509 12,844 14,960
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £635 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +7.43% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 220 349
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +17.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £14.59 £9.25 £12.16
90th Percentile £57.75 £47.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £34.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +18.97% +16.00% -16.67%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in England

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in England

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in England over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in England

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in England

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in England over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in England

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 26 April 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
London -32 717 £450 +5.88% 176
North of England -48 180 £350 +0.43% 110
Midlands -33 154 £388 +6.90% 89
South East -33 153 £400 - 70
West Midlands -31 98 £388 +4.03% 42
North West -50 89 £360 +2.86% 59
East of England +3 70 £350 -6.67% 35
South West -29 65 £386 +10.36% 40
Yorkshire -63 61 £375 +7.76% 36
East Midlands -15 55 £400 +14.29% 47
North East +45 30 £300 -25.00% 15
SQL Server Reporting Services
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 1,086 (80.92%) SQL
2 948 (70.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 930 (69.30%) SQL Server
4 763 (56.86%) Business Intelligence
5 613 (45.68%) Microsoft
6 591 (44.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 494 (36.81%) T-SQL
8 428 (31.89%) Data Warehouse
9 391 (29.14%) Power BI
10 348 (25.93%) ETL
11 347 (25.86%) Finance
12 331 (24.66%) .NET
13 328 (24.44%) C#
14 290 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
15 175 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
16 169 (12.59%) Microsoft Azure
16 169 (12.59%) Data Modelling
17 155 (11.55%) SQL Server 2008
18 151 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel
19 150 (11.18%) SQL Server 2012
20 146 (10.88%) Analytics
21 144 (10.73%) Tableau
21 144 (10.73%) Visualisation
22 142 (10.58%) Migration
23 133 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
24 126 (9.39%) Banking
24 126 (9.39%) ASP.NET
25 125 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
26 117 (8.72%) MDX
27 111 (8.27%) Windows

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 89 (6.63%) SharePoint
2 29 (2.16%) IIS
3 18 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
4 16 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (1.12%) SAS
6 9 (0.67%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.60%) K2 blackpearl
7 8 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.45%) Confluence
9 5 (0.37%) Apache
10 4 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.22%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.22%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.15%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.15%) JBoss
12 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.075%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.075%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.075%) WebLogic
Applications
1 151 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (2.91%) MS Visio
3 25 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
5 12 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.60%) SPSS
7 7 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.075%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 52 (3.87%) Dynamics AX
1 52 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 11 (0.82%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.37%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.30%) Elite 3E
5 4 (0.30%) iTrent
5 4 (0.30%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.15%) Aareon QL
6 2 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.15%) Concordance
6 2 (0.15%) Demantra
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.15%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.15%) Relativity
6 2 (0.15%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.075%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 169 (12.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (3.06%) Dynamics 365
3 38 (2.83%) Azure Data Factory
4 22 (1.64%) PaaS
5 14 (1.04%) Data Lake Analytics
6 13 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (0.82%) Azure Machine Learning
7 11 (0.82%) GitHub
8 10 (0.75%) Office 365
9 3 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.22%) SaaS
10 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.15%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 2 (0.15%) IaaS
10 2 (0.15%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.075%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.075%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.60%) SMS
2 6 (0.45%) SAN
3 4 (0.30%) Intranet
3 4 (0.30%) IPsec
4 3 (0.22%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.075%) DMZ
5 1 (0.075%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.075%) Firewall
5 1 (0.075%) FTP
5 1 (0.075%) LAN
5 1 (0.075%) NAS
5 1 (0.075%) Skype
5 1 (0.075%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.075%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 948 (70.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 930 (69.30%) SQL Server
3 591 (44.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 428 (31.89%) Data Warehouse
5 391 (29.14%) Power BI
6 175 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
7 155 (11.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 150 (11.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 103 (7.68%) SQL Server 2014
10 95 (7.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 69 (5.14%) QlikView
12 65 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
13 62 (4.62%) OLAP
14 56 (4.17%) Relational Database
15 48 (3.58%) Data Lake
16 46 (3.43%) Big Data
17 42 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
18 36 (2.68%) Azure SQL Database
19 35 (2.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 35 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 104 (7.75%) Visual Studio
2 86 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (2.98%) JIRA
4 34 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 34 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 29 (2.16%) Subversion
6 20 (1.49%) SpecFlow
7 18 (1.34%) NUnit
8 16 (1.19%) TeamCity
9 14 (1.04%) Jenkins
10 11 (0.82%) MSTest
10 11 (0.82%) Selenium
11 9 (0.67%) MorphX
12 8 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (0.52%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (0.45%) Moq
15 4 (0.30%) MSBuild
15 4 (0.30%) StarTeam
General
1 347 (25.86%) Finance
2 126 (9.39%) Banking
3 59 (4.40%) Retail
4 48 (3.58%) Legal
5 36 (2.68%) Marketing
6 35 (2.61%) Law
7 25 (1.86%) Back Office
7 25 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 22 (1.64%) Advertising
8 22 (1.64%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.19%) Front Office
10 14 (1.04%) Investment Banking
11 13 (0.97%) Telecoms
12 11 (0.82%) Billing
13 10 (0.75%) General Ledger
14 6 (0.45%) Publishing
15 5 (0.37%) Automotive
15 5 (0.37%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
17 2 (0.15%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 858 (63.93%) Developer
2 348 (25.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 313 (23.32%) SQL Developer
4 181 (13.49%) Analyst
5 149 (11.10%) SSRS Developer
6 132 (9.84%) C# Developer
7 131 (9.76%) SSIS Developer
8 109 (8.12%) DBA
9 105 (7.82%) .NET Developer
10 98 (7.30%) SQL BI Developer
11 97 (7.23%) SQL DBA
12 90 (6.71%) SSAS Developer
13 86 (6.41%) Consultant
14 72 (5.37%) C# .NET Developer
15 57 (4.25%) Power BI Developer
16 56 (4.17%) Data Analyst
17 55 (4.10%) Data Warehouse Developer
18 53 (3.95%) Report Developer
18 53 (3.95%) SQL Analyst
19 47 (3.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (24.66%) .NET
2 126 (9.39%) ASP.NET
3 117 (8.72%) MDX
4 81 (6.04%) HTML
5 69 (5.14%) XML
6 68 (5.07%) CSS
7 66 (4.92%) .NET Framework
7 66 (4.92%) WCF
8 61 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 60 (4.47%) jQuery
10 49 (3.65%) AngularJS
11 46 (3.43%) Web Services
12 40 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (2.53%) Entity Framework
13 34 (2.53%) HTML5
14 30 (2.24%) JSON
15 25 (1.86%) Ajax
16 23 (1.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 22 (1.64%) Kendo UI
17 22 (1.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 133 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
3 39 (2.91%) Replication
4 32 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 25 (1.86%) NHS
6 24 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 24 (1.79%) Fixed Income
6 24 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 22 (1.64%) Clustering
7 22 (1.64%) Reinsurance
8 20 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.27%) Hedge funds
10 15 (1.12%) Fintech
11 14 (1.04%) Market Risk
12 10 (0.75%) Credit Risk
13 8 (0.60%) Derivative
13 8 (0.60%) Equities
13 8 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 111 (8.27%) Windows
2 42 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 28 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (1.86%) Linux
5 15 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.75%) Unix
7 9 (0.67%) Windows 10
7 9 (0.67%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.22%) MVS
9 3 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.22%) Solaris
10 2 (0.15%) HPUX
10 2 (0.15%) VMS
11 1 (0.075%) Android
11 1 (0.075%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.075%) CentOS
11 1 (0.075%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.075%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 763 (56.86%) Business Intelligence
2 348 (25.93%) ETL
3 290 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (12.59%) Data Modelling
5 146 (10.88%) Analytics
6 144 (10.73%) Visualisation
7 142 (10.58%) Migration
8 125 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
9 107 (7.97%) Scrum
10 102 (7.60%) MVC
11 91 (6.78%) Data Analysis
12 89 (6.63%) Performance Tuning
13 76 (5.66%) CRM
14 72 (5.37%) Data Visualisation
15 69 (5.14%) Data Migration
16 67 (4.99%) Kimball Methodology
17 66 (4.92%) ETL Development
18 60 (4.47%) Business Analysis
18 60 (4.47%) Dimensional Modelling
19 53 (3.95%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1,086 (80.92%) SQL
2 494 (36.81%) T-SQL
3 328 (24.44%) C#
4 106 (7.90%) JavaScript
5 89 (6.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 76 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 68 (5.07%) VB.NET
8 62 (4.62%) VBA
9 48 (3.58%) Python
10 33 (2.46%) Java
11 29 (2.16%) VB
12 28 (2.09%) PL/SQL
13 27 (2.01%) R
14 20 (1.49%) VBScript
15 16 (1.19%) X++
16 12 (0.89%) PHP
17 10 (0.75%) C++
18 9 (0.67%) MUMPS
18 9 (0.67%) U-SQL
19 8 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 53 (3.95%) Degree
2 40 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 29 (2.16%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.82%) MCSE
6 6 (0.45%) CFA
6 6 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (0.37%) MBA
7 5 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.30%) MCP
8 4 (0.30%) MCPD
8 4 (0.30%) MCSA
9 2 (0.15%) ISEB
10 1 (0.075%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.075%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.075%) MCITP
10 1 (0.075%) MCTS
10 1 (0.075%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.68%) Data Quality
2 24 (1.79%) QA
3 21 (1.56%) GDPR
4 9 (0.67%) MiFID
5 8 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.60%) PMO
6 5 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.22%) SLA
8 2 (0.15%) IFRS
9 1 (0.075%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.075%) GAAP
9 1 (0.075%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (0.37%) XenApp
4 4 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.075%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (0.67%) SCCM
2 8 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (0.52%) Failover Clustering
3 7 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.37%) Puppet
4 5 (0.37%) SCOM
4 5 (0.37%) SCOrch
4 5 (0.37%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.22%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.15%) CSIRT
6 2 (0.15%) Nagios
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.15%) Terraform
6 2 (0.15%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (0.15%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.075%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.075%) Control-M
7 1 (0.075%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.075%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 613 (45.68%) Microsoft
2 144 (10.73%) Tableau
3 107 (7.97%) Oracle
4 62 (4.62%) Cognos
5 47 (3.50%) SAP
6 38 (2.83%) IBM
7 28 (2.09%) RedGate
8 19 (1.42%) Informatica
9 18 (1.34%) Capita
10 15 (1.12%) Intapp
11 13 (0.97%) VMware
12 11 (0.82%) JD Edwards
12 11 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.67%) Bloomberg
13 9 (0.67%) Netezza
14 8 (0.60%) Citrix
14 8 (0.60%) Epicor
15 6 (0.45%) Cloudera
15 6 (0.45%) Sage
15 6 (0.45%) Teradata