Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 197 172
Rank change year-on-year -4 -25 -20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 1,102 1,361 1,382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.35% 1.45% 1.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.14% 6.30% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 826 1,045 1,015
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £300 £311 £288
90th Percentile £575 £600 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 12
England median hourly rate £24.66 £22.25 £27.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.83% -18.18% -8.99%
10th Percentile £18.93 £13.78 £20.75
90th Percentile £37.18 £34.13 £61.13
UK median hourly rate £21.04 £22.25 £27.20
% change year-on-year -5.44% -18.18% -8.99%

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 17,959 21,590 20,113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.99% 22.98% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,398 15,193 13,527
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 232 233
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £14.30 £14.00 £11.35
90th Percentile £60.30 £53.73 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year +18.64% -4.84% +8.77%

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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 -1 520 £475 -2.06% 129
North of England -1 165 £370 +3.50% 184
South East +37 152 £413 - 91
South West 0 111 £425 +6.25% 38
Midlands +7 101 £375 -6.25% 121
North West +32 99 £363 - 114
Yorkshire +6 60 £375 -9.64% 53
West Midlands +7 53 £369 -13.24% 71
East Midlands +12 47 £375 -3.23% 50
East of England -18 44 £413 - 48
North East -18 6 £306 +2.08% 17
SQL Server Reporting Services
UK

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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.

1 821 (74.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 779 (70.69%) SQL
3 706 (64.07%) SQL Server
4 612 (55.54%) Business Intelligence
5 503 (45.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 478 (43.38%) Microsoft
7 452 (41.02%) Power Platform
8 448 (40.65%) Power BI
9 372 (33.76%) Data Warehouse
10 317 (28.77%) T-SQL
11 290 (26.32%) ETL
12 269 (24.41%) Finance
13 265 (24.05%) Azure
14 219 (19.87%) .NET
15 218 (19.78%) C#
16 199 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
17 155 (14.07%) Data Modelling
18 143 (12.98%) Migration
19 133 (12.07%) Analytics
20 126 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
21 121 (10.98%) CRM
22 104 (9.44%) Tableau
23 100 (9.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
24 98 (8.89%) Windows
25 95 (8.62%) SharePoint
26 94 (8.53%) Dynamics CRM
27 93 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
28 92 (8.35%) Data Migration
29 91 (8.26%) JavaScript
30 90 (8.17%) SQL Server 2012

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 95 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.91%) IIS
3 20 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (1.18%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.73%) Apache
7 8 (0.73%) SAS
8 7 (0.64%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.54%) CMS
9 6 (0.54%) Confluence
9 6 (0.54%) WebLogic Integration
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.36%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.27%) K2 blackpearl
12 3 (0.27%) OpenEdge
12 3 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.091%) FormScape
13 1 (0.091%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.091%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 126 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.54%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.27%) SPSS
8 2 (0.18%) Mingle
9 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.091%) Stata
Business Applications
1 94 (8.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (2.72%) Elite 3E
3 17 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (1.00%) Visualfiles
6 6 (0.54%) Misys Opics
6 6 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.36%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.36%) Relativity
8 3 (0.27%) OPENHousing
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.091%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.091%) GoldMine
10 1 (0.091%) Line 500
10 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 452 (41.02%) Power Platform
2 265 (24.05%) Azure
3 85 (7.71%) Dynamics 365
4 52 (4.72%) Azure Data Factory
5 44 (3.99%) AWS
6 23 (2.09%) Office 365
7 20 (1.81%) Azure Functions
7 20 (1.81%) Serverless
8 18 (1.63%) Data Lake Analytics
9 9 (0.82%) GCP
10 7 (0.64%) GitHub
11 5 (0.45%) PaaS
11 5 (0.45%) PowerApps
12 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.27%) SaaS
13 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Flow
14 1 (0.091%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.091%) IaaS
14 1 (0.091%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.54%) Internet
2 8 (0.73%) Firewall
3 5 (0.45%) DNS
4 4 (0.36%) DHCP
4 4 (0.36%) SAN
5 3 (0.27%) Intranet
6 2 (0.18%) HTTP
7 1 (0.091%) FTP
7 1 (0.091%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.091%) IPv4
7 1 (0.091%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.091%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 821 (74.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 706 (64.07%) SQL Server
3 503 (45.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 448 (40.65%) Power BI
5 372 (33.76%) Data Warehouse
6 90 (8.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 86 (7.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 71 (6.44%) SQL Server 2016
9 68 (6.17%) Relational Database
10 64 (5.81%) QlikView
11 60 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 59 (5.35%) Data Lake
13 57 (5.17%) OLAP
14 52 (4.72%) SQL Server 2014
15 51 (4.63%) Azure SQL Database
16 42 (3.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 38 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
18 33 (2.99%) PowerPivot
19 30 (2.72%) Big Data
20 28 (2.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 77 (6.99%) Visual Studio
2 67 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (2.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 23 (2.09%) JIRA
5 21 (1.91%) Git (software)
5 21 (1.91%) Visual Studio Team System
6 16 (1.45%) TeamCity
7 10 (0.91%) ERwin
8 6 (0.54%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.45%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.45%) NUnit
10 4 (0.36%) Fiddler
10 4 (0.36%) IBM UrbanCode
10 4 (0.36%) Selenium
10 4 (0.36%) Sourcetree
10 4 (0.36%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.27%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.27%) Subversion
12 2 (0.18%) tSQLt
General
1 269 (24.41%) Finance
2 88 (7.99%) Banking
3 66 (5.99%) Legal
4 47 (4.26%) Public Sector
4 47 (4.26%) Retail
5 42 (3.81%) Back Office
6 36 (3.27%) Financial Institution
7 33 (2.99%) Front Office
8 28 (2.54%) Investment Banking
9 24 (2.18%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.45%) Law
11 14 (1.27%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.73%) Billing
12 8 (0.73%) Local Government
12 8 (0.73%) Marketing
13 7 (0.64%) Advertising
14 5 (0.45%) Automotive
14 5 (0.45%) Publishing
15 4 (0.36%) Housing Association
16 2 (0.18%) Environmental Health
Job Titles
1 626 (56.81%) Developer
2 260 (23.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 202 (18.33%) SQL Developer
4 120 (10.89%) Analyst
5 86 (7.80%) SSRS Developer
6 82 (7.44%) DBA
6 82 (7.44%) SSIS Developer
7 79 (7.17%) Power BI Developer
8 74 (6.72%) SQL DBA
9 72 (6.53%) Architect
10 65 (5.90%) SQL BI Developer
11 63 (5.72%) Consultant
12 53 (4.81%) .NET Developer
13 48 (4.36%) Applications Support
14 43 (3.90%) Data Architect
15 42 (3.81%) Report Developer
16 41 (3.72%) C# Developer
17 39 (3.54%) CRM Developer
18 38 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
19 37 (3.36%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (19.87%) .NET
2 83 (7.53%) MDX
3 75 (6.81%) ASP.NET
4 46 (4.17%) HTML
4 46 (4.17%) Web Services
5 35 (3.18%) .NET Framework
5 35 (3.18%) XML
6 34 (3.09%) CSS
6 34 (3.09%) jQuery
7 30 (2.72%) WCF
8 28 (2.54%) JSON
9 26 (2.36%) REST
10 24 (2.18%) AngularJS
11 21 (1.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (1.91%) SOAP
12 19 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (1.54%) HTML5
14 16 (1.45%) Ajax
15 14 (1.27%) J2EE
15 14 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (2.18%) Management Information System
5 21 (1.91%) Data Structures
6 20 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (1.72%) Replication
8 18 (1.63%) NHS
8 18 (1.63%) Reinsurance
9 15 (1.36%) Clustering
10 14 (1.27%) Fixed Income
10 14 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (1.09%) Data Centre
12 11 (1.00%) Derivative
13 9 (0.82%) Credit Risk
13 9 (0.82%) Equities
13 9 (0.82%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
15 3 (0.27%) Blackberry
15 3 (0.27%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 98 (8.89%) Windows
2 39 (3.54%) Windows 10
3 28 (2.54%) Windows Server
4 21 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (1.36%) Linux
6 12 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.27%) Solaris
8 3 (0.27%) Unix
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 612 (55.54%) Business Intelligence
2 290 (26.32%) ETL
3 199 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (14.07%) Data Modelling
5 143 (12.98%) Migration
6 133 (12.07%) Analytics
7 121 (10.98%) CRM
8 92 (8.35%) Data Migration
9 90 (8.17%) Visualisation
10 79 (7.17%) Problem-Solving
11 72 (6.53%) Data Analysis
12 67 (6.08%) Scrum
13 63 (5.72%) Performance Tuning
14 62 (5.63%) Kimball Methodology
15 59 (5.35%) ITIL
16 55 (4.99%) DevOps
17 48 (4.36%) Dimensional Modelling
18 47 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
19 44 (3.99%) Business Analysis
20 43 (3.90%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 779 (70.69%) SQL
2 317 (28.77%) T-SQL
3 218 (19.78%) C#
4 100 (9.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 91 (8.26%) JavaScript
6 59 (5.35%) PowerShell
7 50 (4.54%) Python
8 43 (3.90%) VBA
9 36 (3.27%) VB.NET
10 33 (2.99%) Java
11 26 (2.36%) VB
12 24 (2.18%) R
13 14 (1.27%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.18%) VBScript
15 8 (0.73%) U-SQL
16 7 (0.64%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.64%) X++
17 6 (0.54%) PHP
18 5 (0.45%) Bash Shell
18 5 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (4.45%) Security Cleared
2 43 (3.90%) Degree
3 39 (3.54%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (0.73%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.73%) MCSE
7 7 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.64%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.54%) MCSA
9 4 (0.36%) MCPD
10 3 (0.27%) CFA
10 3 (0.27%) ISEB
10 3 (0.27%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.18%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.091%) MBA
12 1 (0.091%) MCITP
12 1 (0.091%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 25 (2.27%) QA
3 16 (1.45%) SLA
4 10 (0.91%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (0.91%) EMIR
4 10 (0.91%) MiFID
5 5 (0.45%) GAAP
5 5 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.36%) SEPA
7 3 (0.27%) GDPR
7 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.091%) HL7
8 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.091%) LXC
5 1 (0.091%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (0.73%) Control-M
2 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.45%) Puppet
3 3 (0.27%) SCOM
4 2 (0.18%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.18%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.18%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.091%) Ansible
5 1 (0.091%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.091%) Graylog
5 1 (0.091%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 478 (43.38%) Microsoft
2 104 (9.44%) Tableau
3 76 (6.90%) Oracle
4 31 (2.81%) iManage
5 29 (2.63%) LexisNexis
6 25 (2.27%) SAP
7 20 (1.81%) Cognos
8 18 (1.63%) Databricks
9 12 (1.09%) VMware
10 11 (1.00%) Teradata
11 10 (0.91%) IBM
12 9 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (0.82%) Telerik
13 8 (0.73%) Google
13 8 (0.73%) Infor
13 8 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
14 7 (0.64%) CODA
14 7 (0.64%) Splunk
14 7 (0.64%) Sun
15 6 (0.54%) Misys