The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 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 > Merseyside
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 30 28
Rank change year-on-year -12 -2  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 4 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.19% 3.64% 3.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.60% 10.43% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Merseyside median daily rate £413 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
10th Percentile £389 £263 £192
90th Percentile £446 £303 £329
North West median daily rate £363 £310 £325
% change year-on-year +16.93% -4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £20.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year - -37.87%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 111 115 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 33.04% 34.85% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 99 119
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +1.56%  
10th Percentile £325 £263 £197
90th Percentile £488 £475 £521
North West median daily rate £388 £399 £375
% change year-on-year -2.88% +6.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.50 £9.00 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -51.24%  
North West median hourly rate £42.50 £20.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +107.31% -37.87%  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing SQL Server Reporting Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Merseyside

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Merseyside

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Merseyside

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 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
Liverpool -9 2 £413 +50.00% 6
SQL Server Reporting Services
North West

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

1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Law
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (14.29%) QlikView

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) QlikView
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SSAS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft