The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 29 March 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)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 47 35
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 4 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.99% 0.95% 2.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% 4.12% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 8
Median daily rate £275 £300 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -15.49%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -17.58% +82.00%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 52 97 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 25.87% 22.99% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 57 64
Median daily rate £375 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 4
Median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £46.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £38.38 £45.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.50 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Lancashire

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Lancashire

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Fleetwood - 4 £275 -
SQL Server Reporting Services
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 16 (80.00%) .NET
4 13 (65.00%) VB.NET
5 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
6 10 (50.00%) HTML
6 10 (50.00%) XML
6 10 (50.00%) CSS
7 9 (45.00%) VB
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (40.00%) C#
8 8 (40.00%) XSD
8 8 (40.00%) XSL
8 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (35.00%) VB6
9 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
11 3 (15.00%) Web Services
12 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
12 2 (10.00%) CRM
12 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
12 2 (10.00%) IIS
12 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
12 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
12 2 (10.00%) LINQ
12 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
12 2 (10.00%) Web Development
12 2 (10.00%) Data Structures

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.00%) Power BI
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (10.00%) CRM Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Report Developer
7 2 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
8 1 (5.00%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) CSS
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (40.00%) XSD
3 8 (40.00%) XSL
4 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Ajax
6 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.00%) CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) VB.NET
3 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (45.00%) VB
5 8 (40.00%) C#
6 7 (35.00%) VB6
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau