Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 177 158
Rank change year-on-year -14 -19 -74
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 1,373 1,342 1,723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.47% 1.48% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.43% 6.61% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,040 1,005 1,261
England median daily rate £428 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.76% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £563 £525
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 24
England median hourly rate £23.00 £23.39 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.65% -18.49% +19.54%
10th Percentile £14.00 £20.75 £20.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £61.13 £49.40
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £23.39 £28.69
% change year-on-year -1.65% -18.49% +24.74%

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 21,358 20,304 22,194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.93% 22.38% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,106 13,721 15,047
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 257 341
England median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.67% - +7.99%
10th Percentile £13.87 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £56.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £28.75 £29.56 £30.00
% change year-on-year -2.74% -1.47% +4.57%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -2 688 £475 +5.56% 210
North of England 0 231 £360 -1.37% 166
South East -40 153 £420 +8.39% 89
Midlands -26 117 £409 +9.00% 98
Yorkshire +12 102 £415 +18.57% 59
East of England -11 98 £413 +10.00% 44
South West +12 85 £394 +8.62% 37
North West -53 84 £363 -3.33% 91
West Midlands -45 61 £425 +13.33% 59
East Midlands +15 52 £404 +7.67% 39
North East +29 45 £300 +20.00% 16
SQL Server Reporting Services
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1,046 (76.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1,038 (75.60%) SQL
3 921 (67.08%) SQL Server
4 731 (53.24%) Business Intelligence
5 655 (47.71%) Microsoft
6 567 (41.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 508 (37.00%) T-SQL
8 443 (32.27%) Data Warehouse
9 435 (31.68%) C#
10 416 (30.30%) .NET
11 356 (25.93%) Power BI
12 349 (25.42%) ETL
13 337 (24.54%) Finance
14 312 (22.72%) Agile Software Development
15 207 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
16 199 (14.49%) ASP.NET
17 186 (13.55%) Banking
18 154 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
19 143 (10.42%) MVC
19 143 (10.42%) SQL Server 2016
20 141 (10.27%) SQL Server 2012
20 141 (10.27%) WCF
21 139 (10.12%) Analytics
22 138 (10.05%) SQL Server 2008
23 136 (9.91%) Microsoft Excel
24 135 (9.83%) Visualisation
25 131 (9.54%) Data Modelling
26 126 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
27 121 (8.81%) Migration
28 118 (8.59%) 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 69 (5.03%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.17%) IIS
3 15 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (1.09%) K2 blackpearl
4 11 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (0.73%) Apache Spark
5 10 (0.73%) SAS
6 9 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (0.44%) Confluence
8 5 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.15%) CMS
10 2 (0.15%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.073%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.073%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 136 (9.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.22%) SPSS
6 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.073%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 56 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
2 50 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.17%) NetSuite
4 13 (0.95%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.29%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.22%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.15%) Aareon QL
7 2 (0.15%) Concordance
7 2 (0.15%) HFM
7 2 (0.15%) Line 500
7 2 (0.15%) Relativity
8 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.073%) Endur
8 1 (0.073%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.073%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.073%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.073%) OPENContractor
8 1 (0.073%) Sage BI
8 1 (0.073%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.073%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 207 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (5.54%) Dynamics 365
3 48 (3.50%) Azure Data Factory
4 37 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (2.33%) PaaS
6 20 (1.46%) IaaS
7 17 (1.24%) Data Lake Analytics
8 16 (1.17%) Office 365
9 12 (0.87%) Azure Machine Learning
10 10 (0.73%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.29%) iPaaS
12 3 (0.22%) Azure Functions
12 3 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.22%) Serverless
13 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.15%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 2 (0.15%) Trello
14 1 (0.073%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.073%) GitHub
14 1 (0.073%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.58%) SMS
2 6 (0.44%) DNS
2 6 (0.44%) SAN
3 4 (0.29%) HTTP
3 4 (0.29%) Internet
4 3 (0.22%) SMTP
5 2 (0.15%) DMZ
5 2 (0.15%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.15%) FTP
5 2 (0.15%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.073%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.073%) Extranet
6 1 (0.073%) Firewall
6 1 (0.073%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.073%) Intranet
6 1 (0.073%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.073%) NAS
6 1 (0.073%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.073%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.073%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,046 (76.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 921 (67.08%) SQL Server
3 567 (41.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 443 (32.27%) Data Warehouse
5 356 (25.93%) Power BI
6 143 (10.42%) SQL Server 2016
7 141 (10.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 138 (10.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 106 (7.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 68 (4.95%) OLAP
11 66 (4.81%) Data Lake
12 65 (4.73%) Relational Database
13 63 (4.59%) QlikView
14 56 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 53 (3.86%) NoSQL
16 44 (3.20%) MySQL
17 43 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
18 42 (3.06%) Big Data
19 40 (2.91%) Crystal Reports
20 37 (2.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 107 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 79 (5.75%) Visual Studio
3 63 (4.59%) JIRA
4 41 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 39 (2.84%) Subversion
6 32 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 26 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
8 21 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 21 (1.53%) SpecFlow
9 16 (1.17%) NUnit
10 12 (0.87%) MSTest
10 12 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (0.80%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 7 (0.51%) Mercurial
14 5 (0.36%) MorphX
15 4 (0.29%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
15 4 (0.29%) Rational Rhapsody
15 4 (0.29%) Selenium
General
1 337 (24.54%) Finance
2 186 (13.55%) Banking
3 88 (6.41%) Retail
4 39 (2.84%) Investment Banking
5 32 (2.33%) Marketing
6 30 (2.18%) Legal
7 28 (2.04%) Back Office
8 21 (1.53%) Advertising
9 20 (1.46%) Law
10 16 (1.17%) Financial Institution
11 15 (1.09%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.87%) Front Office
13 11 (0.80%) Telecoms
14 9 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
15 8 (0.58%) Electronics
15 8 (0.58%) Local Government
16 6 (0.44%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.36%) General Ledger
18 4 (0.29%) Billing
18 4 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 899 (65.48%) Developer
2 327 (23.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 285 (20.76%) SQL Developer
4 159 (11.58%) C# Developer
5 150 (10.92%) .NET Developer
6 149 (10.85%) Analyst
7 135 (9.83%) SSRS Developer
8 118 (8.59%) SSIS Developer
9 104 (7.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 104 (7.57%) DBA
10 91 (6.63%) ASP.NET Developer
10 91 (6.63%) SQL BI Developer
10 91 (6.63%) SQL DBA
11 81 (5.90%) Consultant
12 75 (5.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 71 (5.17%) SSAS Developer
14 70 (5.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 64 (4.66%) Power BI Developer
16 61 (4.44%) Senior Developer
17 55 (4.01%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 416 (30.30%) .NET
2 199 (14.49%) ASP.NET
3 141 (10.27%) WCF
4 118 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 100 (7.28%) XML
6 83 (6.05%) .NET Framework
7 76 (5.54%) MDX
8 72 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 71 (5.17%) Web Services
10 66 (4.81%) Kendo UI
11 63 (4.59%) HTML
12 60 (4.37%) CSS
13 44 (3.20%) Entity Framework
14 42 (3.06%) jQuery
15 33 (2.40%) JSON
16 25 (1.82%) WPF
17 24 (1.75%) AngularJS
18 21 (1.53%) HTML5
18 21 (1.53%) Reactive Extensions
18 21 (1.53%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 126 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (2.69%) Reinsurance
3 33 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (2.40%) Fixed Income
4 31 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (1.89%) Replication
6 25 (1.82%) Clustering
6 25 (1.82%) Market Risk
7 24 (1.75%) Data Structures
8 22 (1.60%) Credit Risk
9 21 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
10 19 (1.38%) NHS
11 17 (1.24%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.09%) Computer Science
13 13 (0.95%) Data Centre
14 11 (0.80%) Reference Data
14 11 (0.80%) User Experience
15 9 (0.66%) Equities
16 8 (0.58%) N-Tier
17 6 (0.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 94 (6.85%) Windows
2 38 (2.77%) Windows Server
3 24 (1.75%) Linux
4 9 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (0.58%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.36%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.073%) Android
8 1 (0.073%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.073%) Unix
8 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 731 (53.24%) Business Intelligence
2 349 (25.42%) ETL
3 312 (22.72%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
5 143 (10.42%) MVC
6 139 (10.12%) Analytics
7 135 (9.83%) Visualisation
8 131 (9.54%) Data Modelling
9 121 (8.81%) Migration
10 116 (8.45%) Scrum
11 83 (6.05%) Kimball Methodology
12 78 (5.68%) Data Migration
13 69 (5.03%) CRM
13 69 (5.03%) Data Visualisation
13 69 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
14 61 (4.44%) Data Analysis
15 57 (4.15%) Dimensional Modelling
15 57 (4.15%) ERP
16 54 (3.93%) TDD
17 51 (3.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1,038 (75.60%) SQL
2 508 (37.00%) T-SQL
3 435 (31.68%) C#
4 110 (8.01%) PowerShell
5 100 (7.28%) JavaScript
6 76 (5.54%) VBA
7 75 (5.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 61 (4.44%) VB.NET
9 49 (3.57%) Python
10 39 (2.84%) VB
11 34 (2.48%) PL/SQL
11 34 (2.48%) R
12 19 (1.38%) Java
13 13 (0.95%) U-SQL
14 10 (0.73%) C
14 10 (0.73%) VBScript
15 9 (0.66%) X++
16 8 (0.58%) PHP
17 7 (0.51%) VB6
18 4 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (3.28%) Degree
2 42 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 30 (2.18%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.66%) MCSE
6 8 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (0.36%) ISEB
9 2 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.15%) HND
9 2 (0.15%) MCSA
10 1 (0.073%) CCNA
10 1 (0.073%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.073%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.073%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.073%) MBCS
10 1 (0.073%) MCSD
10 1 (0.073%) MCTS
10 1 (0.073%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.073%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.93%) Data Quality
2 37 (2.69%) GDPR
3 33 (2.40%) QA
4 15 (1.09%) PMO
5 11 (0.80%) EMIR
5 11 (0.80%) MiFID
6 10 (0.73%) Dodd-Frank
7 7 (0.51%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.36%) HL7
9 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.15%) Basel III
System Software
1 23 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.22%) XenApp
6 1 (0.073%) Docker
6 1 (0.073%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.073%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (1.24%) Failover Clustering
2 14 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 13 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
4 8 (0.58%) SCOM
4 8 (0.58%) SCOrch
5 6 (0.44%) SCCM
6 5 (0.36%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.22%) Ansible
7 3 (0.22%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.22%) Puppet
7 3 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.22%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.15%) SQL Sentry
8 2 (0.15%) Terraform
9 1 (0.073%) Control-M
9 1 (0.073%) Foglight
9 1 (0.073%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 655 (47.71%) Microsoft
2 109 (7.94%) Oracle
3 105 (7.65%) Tableau
4 56 (4.08%) SAP
5 21 (1.53%) Cognos
6 17 (1.24%) RedGate
7 15 (1.09%) Sage
8 14 (1.02%) JD Edwards
9 13 (0.95%) Google
10 9 (0.66%) Talend
11 8 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.51%) IBM
12 7 (0.51%) Informatica
13 6 (0.44%) Citrix
13 6 (0.44%) Reuters
14 5 (0.36%) Birst
14 5 (0.36%) InterSystems
14 5 (0.36%) MicroStrategy
14 5 (0.36%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.36%) VMware