Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 157 137
Rank change year-on-year -35 -20 -56
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 1,363 1,416 1,810
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.44% 1.62% 1.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.31% 7.19% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,044 1,016 1,327
England median daily rate £426 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.50% +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £263
90th Percentile £588 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 20
England median hourly rate £22.50 £27.31 £40.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.61% -32.63% +80.18%
10th Percentile £15.35 £20.75 £20.50
90th Percentile £44.25 £58.00 £50.10
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £27.31 £38.75
% change year-on-year -13.04% -29.52% +74.16%

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 21,604 19,690 22,476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.84% 22.52% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,199 13,184 15,249
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 £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 242 331
England median hourly rate £33.50 £30.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.84% +7.02% +14.00%
10th Percentile £14.39 £9.38 £12.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.45% +8.77% +14.00%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -7 732 £475 +5.56% 199
North of England -60 174 £360 +2.86% 123
South East -36 152 £400 - 86
Midlands -27 146 £400 +14.29% 76
East of England -2 92 £425 +13.33% 45
West Midlands -36 78 £413 +12.40% 35
North West -76 78 £375 +4.17% 57
South West +1 67 £398 +6.00% 36
East Midlands +4 64 £381 +12.96% 41
Yorkshire -41 57 £405 +15.71% 56
North East - 39 £300 - 10
SQL Server Reporting Services
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 1,055 (77.40%) SQL
2 994 (72.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 888 (65.15%) SQL Server
4 733 (53.78%) Business Intelligence
5 688 (50.48%) Microsoft
6 566 (41.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 464 (34.04%) T-SQL
8 423 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
9 421 (30.89%) C#
10 402 (29.49%) .NET
11 369 (27.07%) Power BI
12 347 (25.46%) Finance
13 344 (25.24%) ETL
14 315 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
15 204 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
16 194 (14.23%) ASP.NET
17 174 (12.77%) Banking
18 165 (12.11%) Problem-Solving
19 159 (11.67%) Microsoft Excel
20 154 (11.30%) Data Modelling
21 148 (10.86%) Analytics
22 145 (10.64%) MVC
23 143 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
24 140 (10.27%) SQL Server 2012
25 133 (9.76%) WCF
26 131 (9.61%) SQL Server 2016
27 130 (9.54%) Migration
28 129 (9.46%) Visualisation
29 127 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
30 120 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (6.53%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.76%) IIS
3 19 (1.39%) SAS
4 18 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (1.17%) K2 blackpearl
5 16 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (0.66%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.29%) Confluence
10 3 (0.22%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.22%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.15%) CMS
11 2 (0.15%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.073%) Apache
12 1 (0.073%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.073%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.073%) JBoss
12 1 (0.073%) Mongoose
Applications
1 159 (11.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.59%) SPSS
7 3 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 68 (4.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 59 (4.33%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (1.03%) NetSuite
4 10 (0.73%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.29%) Elite 3E
5 4 (0.29%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.15%) Aareon QL
6 2 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.15%) Concordance
6 2 (0.15%) Demantra
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.15%) HFM
6 2 (0.15%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.15%) iTrent
6 2 (0.15%) Line 500
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 (0.073%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 204 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (5.65%) Dynamics 365
3 44 (3.23%) Azure Data Factory
4 32 (2.35%) PaaS
5 22 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (1.17%) Data Lake Analytics
7 13 (0.95%) Office 365
8 11 (0.81%) IaaS
9 8 (0.59%) Azure Machine Learning
9 8 (0.59%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.37%) GitHub
11 4 (0.29%) SaaS
12 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.15%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 2 (0.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 2 (0.15%) Trello
13 1 (0.073%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.073%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.073%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.66%) SMS
2 7 (0.51%) SAN
3 4 (0.29%) IPsec
4 2 (0.15%) FTP
4 2 (0.15%) Internet
4 2 (0.15%) NAS
5 1 (0.073%) DMZ
5 1 (0.073%) DNS
5 1 (0.073%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.073%) Extranet
5 1 (0.073%) Firewall
5 1 (0.073%) HTTP
5 1 (0.073%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.073%) Intranet
5 1 (0.073%) LAN
5 1 (0.073%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.073%) WAN
5 1 (0.073%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.073%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 994 (72.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 888 (65.15%) SQL Server
3 566 (41.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 423 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
5 369 (27.07%) Power BI
6 143 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 140 (10.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 131 (9.61%) SQL Server 2016
9 98 (7.19%) SQL Server 2014
10 66 (4.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 61 (4.48%) OLAP
12 60 (4.40%) QlikView
13 58 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
13 58 (4.26%) Data Lake
14 57 (4.18%) Relational Database
15 47 (3.45%) Big Data
16 46 (3.37%) Azure SQL Database
17 44 (3.23%) PowerPivot
18 43 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
19 40 (2.93%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 98 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 90 (6.60%) Visual Studio
3 44 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 39 (2.86%) JIRA
4 39 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 26 (1.91%) SpecFlow
6 18 (1.32%) NUnit
6 18 (1.32%) Subversion
7 16 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
8 11 (0.81%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.59%) MSTest
10 7 (0.51%) MorphX
10 7 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (0.44%) Mercurial
11 6 (0.44%) Moq
11 6 (0.44%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.44%) Toad
12 5 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.37%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.37%) MSI
General
1 347 (25.46%) Finance
2 174 (12.77%) Banking
3 82 (6.02%) Retail
4 48 (3.52%) Legal
5 35 (2.57%) Marketing
6 25 (1.83%) Advertising
6 25 (1.83%) Law
7 22 (1.61%) Back Office
8 20 (1.47%) Financial Institution
9 18 (1.32%) Investment Banking
10 17 (1.25%) Telecoms
11 13 (0.95%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.81%) Front Office
13 8 (0.59%) Local Government
14 7 (0.51%) Billing
14 7 (0.51%) General Ledger
14 7 (0.51%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.37%) Publishing
17 4 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 876 (64.27%) Developer
2 326 (23.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 271 (19.88%) SQL Developer
4 155 (11.37%) .NET Developer
4 155 (11.37%) Analyst
5 154 (11.30%) C# Developer
6 144 (10.56%) SSRS Developer
7 111 (8.14%) SSIS Developer
8 109 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 99 (7.26%) Consultant
10 98 (7.19%) DBA
11 90 (6.60%) SQL BI Developer
12 88 (6.46%) ASP.NET Developer
13 86 (6.31%) SQL DBA
14 75 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 74 (5.43%) SSAS Developer
16 71 (5.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 69 (5.06%) Power BI Developer
18 56 (4.11%) Senior Developer
19 52 (3.82%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (29.49%) .NET
2 194 (14.23%) ASP.NET
3 133 (9.76%) WCF
4 120 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 90 (6.60%) MDX
5 90 (6.60%) XML
6 68 (4.99%) Kendo UI
7 66 (4.84%) Web Services
8 65 (4.77%) HTML
9 61 (4.48%) CSS
10 60 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 50 (3.67%) .NET Framework
12 37 (2.71%) Entity Framework
13 36 (2.64%) jQuery
14 28 (2.05%) AngularJS
14 28 (2.05%) JSON
15 24 (1.76%) HTML5
16 22 (1.61%) REST
17 21 (1.54%) SOAP
18 17 (1.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 127 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (2.49%) Replication
4 30 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (2.05%) Clustering
6 27 (1.98%) Reinsurance
7 21 (1.54%) NHS
8 20 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 20 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 18 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.17%) Fixed Income
11 15 (1.10%) Fintech
12 14 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (0.95%) Hedge funds
13 13 (0.95%) Market Risk
14 8 (0.59%) Derivative
15 7 (0.51%) User Experience
16 6 (0.44%) Data Centre
16 6 (0.44%) Reference Data
16 6 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 105 (7.70%) Windows
2 41 (3.01%) Windows Server
3 24 (1.76%) Linux
4 19 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (0.88%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.81%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.29%) Unix
10 2 (0.15%) VMS
11 1 (0.073%) Android
11 1 (0.073%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.073%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 733 (53.78%) Business Intelligence
2 344 (25.24%) ETL
3 315 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
4 165 (12.11%) Problem-Solving
5 154 (11.30%) Data Modelling
6 148 (10.86%) Analytics
7 145 (10.64%) MVC
8 130 (9.54%) Migration
9 129 (9.46%) Visualisation
10 114 (8.36%) Scrum
11 87 (6.38%) CRM
12 82 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
13 77 (5.65%) Kimball Methodology
14 73 (5.36%) Data Migration
15 70 (5.14%) Data Analysis
16 60 (4.40%) Data Visualisation
17 55 (4.04%) Business Analysis
18 52 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
19 49 (3.60%) Dimensional Modelling
20 46 (3.37%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1,055 (77.40%) SQL
2 464 (34.04%) T-SQL
3 421 (30.89%) C#
4 102 (7.48%) JavaScript
5 88 (6.46%) PowerShell
6 74 (5.43%) VB.NET
7 73 (5.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 73 (5.36%) VBA
8 42 (3.08%) VB
9 40 (2.93%) Python
10 37 (2.71%) R
11 29 (2.13%) PL/SQL
12 28 (2.05%) Java
13 19 (1.39%) VBScript
14 14 (1.03%) X++
15 12 (0.88%) PHP
16 11 (0.81%) U-SQL
17 8 (0.59%) C
17 8 (0.59%) VB6
18 7 (0.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 45 (3.30%) Degree
2 29 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 20 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.73%) MCSE
6 6 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.22%) CFA
8 3 (0.22%) MBA
8 3 (0.22%) MCSA
8 3 (0.22%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.15%) ISEB
10 1 (0.073%) HND
10 1 (0.073%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.073%) MBCS
10 1 (0.073%) MCITP
10 1 (0.073%) MCP
10 1 (0.073%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 32 (2.35%) QA
3 31 (2.27%) GDPR
4 17 (1.25%) PMO
5 11 (0.81%) EMIR
5 11 (0.81%) MiFID
6 10 (0.73%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (0.59%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.29%) HL7
9 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.073%) GAAP
10 1 (0.073%) IFRS
10 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.073%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.37%) XenApp
6 4 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.22%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.15%) Docker
9 1 (0.073%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.073%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (1.17%) Failover Clustering
2 14 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
3 10 (0.73%) SCCM
3 10 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.37%) SCOM
5 5 (0.37%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.37%) SCVMM
6 4 (0.29%) Puppet
6 4 (0.29%) WhatsUp Gold
7 3 (0.22%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.15%) Ansible
8 2 (0.15%) CSIRT
8 2 (0.15%) Terraform
9 1 (0.073%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.073%) Control-M
9 1 (0.073%) Foglight
9 1 (0.073%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.073%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.073%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 688 (50.48%) Microsoft
2 107 (7.85%) Tableau
3 101 (7.41%) Oracle
4 61 (4.48%) SAP
5 29 (2.13%) Cognos
6 21 (1.54%) RedGate
7 18 (1.32%) Informatica
8 15 (1.10%) Intapp
9 13 (0.95%) JD Edwards
9 13 (0.95%) VMware
10 12 (0.88%) Sage
10 12 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (0.81%) Capita
12 10 (0.73%) Netezza
13 9 (0.66%) Citrix
13 9 (0.66%) Cloudera
14 8 (0.59%) Google
14 8 (0.59%) Teradata
15 6 (0.44%) Bloomberg
15 6 (0.44%) MicroStrategy