The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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)
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 53 48
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 2 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.47% 0.85% 2.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.83% 3.13% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 12
Median daily rate £238 £361 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.25% +7.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -3.00% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +24.24% -  

SQL Server Reporting Services is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 109 128 161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 25.53% 27.23% 25.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 62 87
Median daily rate £450 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 8
Median hourly rate £30.75 £34.75 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.51% -14.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.00 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing SQL Server Reporting Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Essex

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Essex

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Essex

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +13 1 £238 -46.92% 3
SQL Server Reporting Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) C#
3 11 (78.57%) ETL
3 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
5 9 (64.29%) .NET
6 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (50.00%) VBScript
7 7 (50.00%) Finance
7 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (42.86%) QlikView
9 5 (35.71%) Degree
9 5 (35.71%) OLTP
9 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
9 5 (35.71%) OLAP
9 5 (35.71%) ITIL
9 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (35.71%) Data Transformation
10 4 (28.57%) Banking
11 3 (21.43%) Retail
11 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (21.43%) MDX
11 3 (21.43%) WCF
11 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (21.43%) Data Integration

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (42.86%) QlikView
4 5 (35.71%) OLAP
4 5 (35.71%) OLTP
5 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (14.29%) Biml
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (14.29%) SSDT
7 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) ETL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SSIS Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SSRS Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) MDX
2 3 (21.43%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) ETL
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (35.71%) Data Transformation
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 3 (21.43%) Ticket Management
6 2 (14.29%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) ETL Development
6 2 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) BPEL
7 1 (7.14%) Content Management
7 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
4 7 (50.00%) VBScript
5 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
6 3 (21.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) IFRS
1 3 (21.43%) IFRS 9
2 1 (7.14%) MiFID
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Alteryx
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos