Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 184 140
Rank change year-on-year +6 -44 -45
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 1,434 1,353 1,844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.51% 1.43% 1.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.65% 6.48% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,079 1,055 1,343
England median daily rate £430 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £603 £575 £525
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £384
% change year-on-year - +10.75% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 17
England median hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.57% -18.87% +26.19%
10th Percentile £14.10 £18.13 £20.30
90th Percentile £47.50 £57.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +0.57% -18.87% +39.47%

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 21,556 20,895 22,306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.63% 22.06% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,163 14,435 14,962
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £319 £311 £288
90th Percentile £644 £635 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 263 326
England median hourly rate £33.50 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.69% +14.29% +0.79%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.45 £56.52 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £31.23 £28.18
% change year-on-year +4.07% +10.82% -1.12%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -2 685 £475 +5.56% 203
North of England +4 268 £364 +0.69% 174
South East -50 156 £425 +13.33% 82
Yorkshire +39 143 £375 +7.14% 72
Midlands +2 120 £425 +6.25% 127
East of England +8 106 £425 +17.24% 67
South West +5 99 £410 +7.54% 49
North West -47 96 £360 -0.69% 86
West Midlands -48 60 £450 +9.09% 82
East Midlands +38 57 £400 +6.67% 45
North East +17 29 £350 +1.82% 16
SQL Server Reporting Services
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 1,094 (76.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1,085 (75.66%) SQL
3 955 (66.60%) SQL Server
4 760 (53.00%) Business Intelligence
5 598 (41.70%) Microsoft
6 588 (41.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 546 (38.08%) T-SQL
8 504 (35.15%) Data Warehouse
9 430 (29.99%) ETL
10 391 (27.27%) C#
11 389 (27.13%) Power BI
12 353 (24.62%) .NET
13 344 (23.99%) Finance
14 298 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
15 211 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
16 165 (11.51%) Banking
17 164 (11.44%) SQL Server 2016
18 163 (11.37%) Migration
19 155 (10.81%) ASP.NET
20 151 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
21 141 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
21 141 (9.83%) Analytics
22 136 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
23 134 (9.34%) SQL Server 2008
24 133 (9.27%) Visualisation
24 133 (9.27%) Data Modelling
25 126 (8.79%) Tableau
25 126 (8.79%) Oracle
26 125 (8.72%) WCF
26 125 (8.72%) 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 60 (4.18%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.67%) IIS
3 13 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (0.77%) Apache Spark
6 10 (0.70%) K2 blackpearl
7 9 (0.63%) SAS
8 8 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (0.56%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.49%) Apache
10 6 (0.42%) ArcGIS
10 6 (0.42%) Confluence
11 4 (0.28%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.21%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.14%) CMS
13 2 (0.14%) JBoss
13 2 (0.14%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.070%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 151 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (2.72%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.070%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 62 (4.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.70%) NetSuite
4 9 (0.63%) Sage 200
5 7 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.28%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.14%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.14%) Line 500
7 2 (0.14%) Primavera
8 1 (0.070%) Cerner Millennium
8 1 (0.070%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.070%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.070%) Epicor Tropos
8 1 (0.070%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.070%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.070%) Sage BI
8 1 (0.070%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.070%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.070%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.070%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 211 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (4.67%) Dynamics 365
3 44 (3.07%) Azure Data Factory
4 42 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (1.60%) PaaS
6 22 (1.53%) IaaS
6 22 (1.53%) Office 365
7 18 (1.26%) Data Lake Analytics
8 9 (0.63%) Azure Machine Learning
8 9 (0.63%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.42%) Serverless
10 4 (0.28%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.21%) Azure Functions
12 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.14%) SaaS
12 2 (0.14%) Sage Pay
13 1 (0.070%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.56%) Internet
1 8 (0.56%) SAN
2 7 (0.49%) DNS
3 5 (0.35%) DMZ
4 4 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (0.28%) HTTP
4 4 (0.28%) iSCSI
4 4 (0.28%) SMS
4 4 (0.28%) SMTP
5 2 (0.14%) Firewall
5 2 (0.14%) FTP
5 2 (0.14%) Intranet
5 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.070%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.070%) Broadband
6 1 (0.070%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.070%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.070%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.070%) NAS
6 1 (0.070%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,094 (76.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 955 (66.60%) SQL Server
3 588 (41.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 504 (35.15%) Data Warehouse
5 389 (27.13%) Power BI
6 164 (11.44%) SQL Server 2016
7 134 (9.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 125 (8.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 104 (7.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 81 (5.65%) QlikView
11 80 (5.58%) Relational Database
12 69 (4.81%) Data Lake
13 67 (4.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 60 (4.18%) OLAP
15 58 (4.04%) NoSQL
16 52 (3.63%) Big Data
17 45 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
18 43 (3.00%) MongoDB
19 42 (2.93%) MySQL
20 32 (2.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 104 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 72 (5.02%) JIRA
3 65 (4.53%) Subversion
4 64 (4.46%) Visual Studio
5 34 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 32 (2.23%) Git (software)
7 28 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 25 (1.74%) Visual Studio Team System
9 16 (1.12%) NUnit
10 15 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (0.91%) TeamCity
12 12 (0.84%) MSTest
13 7 (0.49%) Eclipse
13 7 (0.49%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.42%) Mercurial
15 5 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 4 (0.28%) Jasmine
16 4 (0.28%) MorphX
16 4 (0.28%) Rational Rhapsody
16 4 (0.28%) Selenium
General
1 344 (23.99%) Finance
2 165 (11.51%) Banking
3 74 (5.16%) Retail
4 50 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 40 (2.79%) Back Office
6 34 (2.37%) Legal
7 32 (2.23%) Marketing
8 29 (2.02%) Front Office
9 21 (1.46%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.32%) Law
11 15 (1.05%) Advertising
12 12 (0.84%) Telecoms
13 11 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
14 9 (0.63%) Billing
15 8 (0.56%) Electronics
15 8 (0.56%) Local Government
16 4 (0.28%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.21%) Automotive
17 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 936 (65.27%) Developer
2 371 (25.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 317 (22.11%) SQL Developer
4 200 (13.95%) Analyst
5 134 (9.34%) SSRS Developer
6 130 (9.07%) SSIS Developer
7 111 (7.74%) C# Developer
8 108 (7.53%) .NET Developer
9 105 (7.32%) SQL BI Developer
10 98 (6.83%) DBA
11 89 (6.21%) SQL DBA
12 73 (5.09%) SQL Server Developer
13 69 (4.81%) Power BI Developer
14 68 (4.74%) Consultant
15 67 (4.67%) Senior Developer
16 66 (4.60%) SSAS Developer
17 65 (4.53%) ASP.NET Developer
18 61 (4.25%) C# .NET Developer
19 54 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
19 54 (3.77%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (24.62%) .NET
2 155 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 125 (8.72%) WCF
4 101 (7.04%) XML
5 84 (5.86%) .NET Framework
6 80 (5.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 71 (4.95%) Web Services
8 64 (4.46%) MDX
9 62 (4.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 62 (4.32%) HTML
10 50 (3.49%) CSS
11 45 (3.14%) Kendo UI
12 41 (2.86%) jQuery
13 36 (2.51%) Entity Framework
13 36 (2.51%) JSON
14 33 (2.30%) Reactive Extensions
14 33 (2.30%) Task Parallel Library
15 28 (1.95%) WPF
16 21 (1.46%) SOAP
17 20 (1.39%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 141 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (3.28%) Fixed Income
3 40 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
5 31 (2.16%) Market Risk
6 28 (1.95%) Credit Risk
6 28 (1.95%) Data Structures
7 27 (1.88%) Clustering
7 27 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
8 25 (1.74%) Reinsurance
9 24 (1.67%) Replication
10 22 (1.53%) Reference Data
11 19 (1.32%) Equities
11 19 (1.32%) NHS
12 17 (1.19%) Management Information System
13 15 (1.05%) Data Centre
14 14 (0.98%) Computer Science
15 13 (0.91%) Fintech
16 12 (0.84%) User Experience
17 7 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 87 (6.07%) Windows
2 39 (2.72%) Windows Server
3 19 (1.32%) Linux
4 9 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.49%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.35%) Unix
7 4 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.070%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 760 (53.00%) Business Intelligence
2 430 (29.99%) ETL
3 298 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
4 163 (11.37%) Migration
5 141 (9.83%) Analytics
6 136 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
7 133 (9.27%) Data Modelling
7 133 (9.27%) Visualisation
8 119 (8.30%) Data Migration
9 105 (7.32%) MVC
10 96 (6.69%) Data Analysis
11 91 (6.35%) Scrum
12 89 (6.21%) Kimball Methodology
13 80 (5.58%) CRM
14 74 (5.16%) Data Visualisation
15 70 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
16 59 (4.11%) Validation
17 58 (4.04%) Dimensional Modelling
18 56 (3.91%) ERP
19 53 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1,085 (75.66%) SQL
2 546 (38.08%) T-SQL
3 391 (27.27%) C#
4 118 (8.23%) PowerShell
5 94 (6.56%) JavaScript
6 83 (5.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 66 (4.60%) VBA
8 58 (4.04%) Python
9 46 (3.21%) PL/SQL
10 41 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 40 (2.79%) VB
12 27 (1.88%) R
13 16 (1.12%) Java
14 12 (0.84%) U-SQL
15 11 (0.77%) PHP
16 9 (0.63%) C
17 7 (0.49%) TypeScript
17 7 (0.49%) VBScript
18 5 (0.35%) X++
19 4 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 51 (3.56%) Security Cleared
2 36 (2.51%) SC Cleared
3 30 (2.09%) Degree
4 29 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.26%) MCSE
6 8 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.35%) ISEB
7 5 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (0.28%) MCITP
9 3 (0.21%) CCNA
9 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.21%) MCSD
9 3 (0.21%) MCTS
9 3 (0.21%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.21%) PMP
9 3 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.14%) HND
10 2 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.88%) Data Quality
2 44 (3.07%) QA
3 28 (1.95%) GDPR
4 11 (0.77%) EMIR
4 11 (0.77%) MiFID
5 10 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
6 9 (0.63%) PMO
7 5 (0.35%) HL7
7 5 (0.35%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.21%) Basel III
8 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.070%) GAMP
9 1 (0.070%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.35%) XenApp
6 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.070%) Docker
7 1 (0.070%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.070%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
2 14 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
3 9 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.42%) SCOM
4 6 (0.42%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (0.28%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.21%) Ansible
8 2 (0.14%) Control-M
8 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.14%) SQL Sentry
8 2 (0.14%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.070%) Foglight
9 1 (0.070%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.070%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.070%) SCCM
9 1 (0.070%) WMI
Vendors
1 598 (41.70%) Microsoft
2 126 (8.79%) Oracle
2 126 (8.79%) Tableau
3 63 (4.39%) SAP
4 18 (1.26%) Talend
5 15 (1.05%) Google
5 15 (1.05%) RedGate
6 13 (0.91%) Cognos
6 13 (0.91%) Reuters
7 11 (0.77%) Citrix
7 11 (0.77%) IBM
7 11 (0.77%) Sage
8 8 (0.56%) JD Edwards
8 8 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.49%) Teradata
10 6 (0.42%) Informatica
10 6 (0.42%) VMware
11 5 (0.35%) CA
11 5 (0.35%) HP
11 5 (0.35%) Symantec