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 24 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)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 43 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 5 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.51% 1.57% 4.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.77% 8.33% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 15
Median daily rate £263 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% -21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £235 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £315 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -3.00% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
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 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 57 84 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 17.17% 18.83% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 53 75
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £490 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 £20.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.63% +28.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in Lancashire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) VB6
3 4 (44.44%) VB
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) XSD
3 4 (44.44%) XSL
3 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (11.11%) MDX
6 1 (11.11%) Power BI
6 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) XSD
1 4 (44.44%) XSL
2 1 (11.11%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
2 4 (44.44%) VB6
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript