Period
to 7 May 2021

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 7 May 2021 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
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 287 193 223
Rank change year-on-year -94 +30 -26
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 386 619 1,119
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.86% 1.32% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.12% 6.13% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 440 867
10th Percentile £263 £313 £300
25th Percentile £334 £356 £357
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £425 £425
75th Percentile £519 £500 £494
90th Percentile £588 £588 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 16
10th Percentile £13.50 £16.00 "
25th Percentile £22.50 £18.81 £19.39
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.77 £26.75
Median % change year-on-year +26.31% -18.61% +7.00%
75th Percentile £46.75 £23.91 £42.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £37.10 £44.38
UK median hourly rate £28.75 £19.75 £22.65
% change year-on-year +45.57% -12.80% -24.50%

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 9,370 10,102 19,193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.96% 21.56% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,478 6,999 13,467
10th Percentile £323 £325 £325
25th Percentile £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £495 £488
Median % change year-on-year +1.01% +1.54% +2.63%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 153 218
10th Percentile £11.40 £13.85 £14.00
25th Percentile £18.50 £17.83 £18.15
Median hourly rate £24.82 £24.70 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year +0.49% -29.43% +9.38%
75th Percentile £49.24 £46.00 £47.69
90th Percentile £62.00 £61.20 £58.30
UK median hourly rate £26.73 £24.70 £30.00
% change year-on-year +8.22% -17.67% -6.98%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SQL Server Reporting Services as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in England.

Daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in England

SQL Server Reporting Services
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in England over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in England

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in England.

Hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in England

SQL Server Reporting Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in England over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

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 7 May 2021. 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 -102 142 £450 - 57
North of England +10 65 £375 +3.45% 45
North West +2 42 £325 -7.14% 28
South East -9 42 £413 -5.71% 26
Midlands -12 41 £400 - 36
West Midlands -30 28 £413 -2.94% 27
East of England +25 24 £363 -10.77% 15
Yorkshire +21 23 £438 +14.75% 16
South West +7 23 £438 -7.89% 8
East Midlands +16 12 £375 -2.60% 9
SQL Server Reporting Services
UK

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, 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.

1 304 (78.76%) SQL
2 298 (77.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 240 (62.18%) Business Intelligence
4 226 (58.55%) SQL Server
5 197 (51.04%) Power Platform
6 192 (49.74%) Power BI
7 162 (41.97%) Data Warehouse
8 144 (37.31%) Azure
9 139 (36.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 123 (31.87%) Microsoft
11 122 (31.61%) ETL
12 90 (23.32%) Agile Software Development
13 78 (20.21%) T-SQL
14 65 (16.84%) Finance
15 63 (16.32%) Analytics
16 61 (15.80%) C#
17 56 (14.51%) .NET
18 55 (14.25%) Microsoft Excel
18 55 (14.25%) Migration
19 53 (13.73%) Data Modelling
19 53 (13.73%) Azure Data Factory
20 52 (13.47%) NHS
21 49 (12.69%) Social Skills
22 44 (11.40%) DevOps
23 43 (11.14%) Tableau
24 41 (10.62%) PowerShell
24 41 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
25 40 (10.36%) Security Cleared
26 39 (10.10%) Python
27 34 (8.81%) JavaScript

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 17 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.81%) IIS
3 4 (1.04%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.78%) SAS
5 2 (0.52%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.26%) Luigi
6 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 55 (14.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (3.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.04%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.78%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.26%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.26%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 197 (51.04%) Power Platform
2 144 (37.31%) Azure
3 53 (13.73%) Azure Data Factory
4 25 (6.48%) Dynamics 365
5 19 (4.92%) AWS
6 14 (3.63%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 13 (3.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 13 (3.37%) PowerApps
7 13 (3.37%) SaaS
8 12 (3.11%) Azure Logic Apps
9 9 (2.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 7 (1.81%) Azure Service Bus
10 7 (1.81%) Serverless
11 5 (1.30%) Azure Functions
11 5 (1.30%) GCP
12 4 (1.04%) Microsoft 365
12 4 (1.04%) PaaS
13 3 (0.78%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
13 3 (0.78%) Azure Key Vault
13 3 (0.78%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.04%) Firewall
1 4 (1.04%) Internet
2 2 (0.52%) SSH
3 1 (0.26%) DAB
3 1 (0.26%) SSL
3 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (77.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 226 (58.55%) SQL Server
3 192 (49.74%) Power BI
4 162 (41.97%) Data Warehouse
5 139 (36.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 43 (11.14%) Tableau
7 33 (8.55%) Data Lake
8 31 (8.03%) Azure SQL Database
9 26 (6.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 21 (5.44%) QlikView
11 20 (5.18%) Relational Database
12 16 (4.15%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (3.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 13 (3.37%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 13 (3.37%) OLAP
15 12 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (3.11%) SQL Server 2016
16 10 (2.59%) Big Data
16 10 (2.59%) Data Mining
17 8 (2.07%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 21 (5.44%) Visual Studio
2 19 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (1.04%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.04%) JIRA
6 3 (0.78%) MorphX
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.52%) Subversion
8 1 (0.26%) AppVeyor
8 1 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.26%) ERwin
8 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 65 (16.84%) Finance
2 49 (12.69%) Social Skills
3 41 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.44%) Banking
5 15 (3.89%) Public Sector
6 9 (2.33%) Law
7 7 (1.81%) Legal
8 5 (1.30%) Back Office
9 3 (0.78%) Advertising
9 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.78%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.78%) Marketing
9 3 (0.78%) Publishing
9 3 (0.78%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.52%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.52%) Influencing Skills
10 2 (0.52%) Retail
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 186 (48.19%) Developer
2 100 (25.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 79 (20.47%) Analyst
4 45 (11.66%) Data Engineer
5 44 (11.40%) SQL Developer
6 27 (6.99%) Power BI Developer
7 26 (6.74%) Architect
8 25 (6.48%) Data Analyst
9 21 (5.44%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 18 (4.66%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 18 (4.66%) Consultant
10 18 (4.66%) DBA
11 17 (4.40%) SQL DBA
12 15 (3.89%) Azure Engineer
13 14 (3.63%) SQL BI Developer
13 14 (3.63%) SSRS Developer
14 13 (3.37%) Information Analyst
14 13 (3.37%) SQL Analyst
15 12 (3.11%) Analyst Developer
15 12 (3.11%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (14.51%) .NET
2 18 (4.66%) ASP.NET
2 18 (4.66%) HTML
2 18 (4.66%) XML
3 16 (4.15%) CSS
4 15 (3.89%) Web Services
5 11 (2.85%) jQuery
5 11 (2.85%) MDX
6 10 (2.59%) AngularJS
7 7 (1.81%) PySpark
7 7 (1.81%) React
7 7 (1.81%) SOAP
8 6 (1.55%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.55%) HTML5
8 6 (1.55%) Vue.js
8 6 (1.55%) WCF
9 5 (1.30%) .NET Core
9 5 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (1.30%) JSON
9 5 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.47%) NHS
2 9 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 6 (1.55%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.55%) Reinsurance
4 5 (1.30%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.04%) Replication
5 4 (1.04%) User Experience
6 3 (0.78%) Clustering
6 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.78%) Online Banking
6 3 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.52%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.52%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.52%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (0.52%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (0.52%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.89%) Windows
2 7 (1.81%) Linux
3 6 (1.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.04%) Unix
5 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (62.18%) Business Intelligence
2 122 (31.61%) ETL
3 90 (23.32%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (16.32%) Analytics
5 55 (14.25%) Migration
6 53 (13.73%) Data Modelling
7 44 (11.40%) DevOps
8 34 (8.81%) Data Migration
8 34 (8.81%) Visualisation
9 27 (6.99%) Scrum
10 23 (5.96%) Data Analysis
10 23 (5.96%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (5.18%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (4.40%) CRM
12 17 (4.40%) Decision-Making
13 16 (4.15%) Data Visualisation
13 16 (4.15%) Kimball Methodology
14 15 (3.89%) ERP
14 15 (3.89%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (3.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 304 (78.76%) SQL
2 78 (20.21%) T-SQL
3 61 (15.80%) C#
4 41 (10.62%) PowerShell
5 39 (10.10%) Python
6 34 (8.81%) JavaScript
7 29 (7.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 12 (3.11%) VBA
9 10 (2.59%) Java
10 7 (1.81%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.55%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.55%) R
11 6 (1.55%) X++
12 5 (1.30%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.04%) C
13 4 (1.04%) C++
14 3 (0.78%) PHP
14 3 (0.78%) Ruby
14 3 (0.78%) Scala
14 3 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (10.36%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.74%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.37%) Degree
4 3 (0.78%) DBS Check
4 3 (0.78%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) MBCS
6 1 (0.26%) MCITP
6 1 (0.26%) MCP
6 1 (0.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.66%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.59%) QA
3 2 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.52%) NCSC
3 2 (0.52%) NIST
4 1 (0.26%) HL7
4 1 (0.26%) IFRS
4 1 (0.26%) PMO
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) Docker
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.30%) Control-M
2 3 (0.78%) SCOM
2 3 (0.78%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.52%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.26%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.26%) Grafana
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 123 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.81%) Databricks
3 27 (6.99%) Oracle
4 11 (2.85%) Intapp
5 7 (1.81%) SAP
6 4 (1.04%) Cerner
6 4 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.04%) Splunk
7 3 (0.78%) IFS
7 3 (0.78%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.78%) Telerik
7 3 (0.78%) Workday
8 2 (0.52%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.52%) Cadence
8 2 (0.52%) Cognos
8 2 (0.52%) Dell
8 2 (0.52%) Jaspersoft
8 2 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.52%) NetApp
8 2 (0.52%) Sage