Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 November 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)
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 78 66
Rank change year-on-year -53 -12 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 119 256 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.45% 2.62% 2.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.74% 12.61% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 188 153
Midlands median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +17.19%
10th Percentile £299 £206 £255
90th Percentile £538 £513 £475
England median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +6.92% +6.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 - -
England median hourly rate £21.50 £25.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year -16.50% +11.96% -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1538 2030 1840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.72% 20.74% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 972 1238 1134
Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +12.36%
10th Percentile £270 £262 £225
90th Percentile £538 £550 £512
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 32 47
Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.92% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £18.20 £13.28 £12.75
90th Percentile £56.37 £33.90 £38.75
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.39% +13.84%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the Midlands

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the Midlands

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in the Midlands

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the Midlands

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
West Midlands -25 92 £400 +16.28% 26
East Midlands -59 27 £375 - 10
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 90 (75.63%) SQL
2 85 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 72 (60.50%) Business Intelligence
4 71 (59.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 68 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 50 (42.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 49 (41.18%) ETL
8 44 (36.97%) T-SQL
9 38 (31.93%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (26.89%) SharePoint
11 27 (22.69%) .NET
12 25 (21.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 23 (19.33%) Power BI
14 20 (16.81%) C#
15 18 (15.13%) Finance
15 18 (15.13%) Tableau
16 15 (12.61%) SQL Server 2014
17 13 (10.92%) SQL Server 2016
17 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Excel
17 13 (10.92%) MDX
18 12 (10.08%) PowerShell
18 12 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (10.08%) Complex ETL
19 11 (9.24%) Analytics
19 11 (9.24%) Relational Database
19 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET
19 11 (9.24%) VB.NET
19 11 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server
20 10 (8.40%) PowerPivot

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 32 (26.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.20%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.52%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (1.68%) ThingWorx
6 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.84%) Confluence
6 1 (0.84%) IIS
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) SMS
2 1 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 71 (59.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (42.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 38 (31.93%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (21.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (19.33%) Power BI
7 15 (12.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 13 (10.92%) SQL Server 2016
9 11 (9.24%) Relational Database
10 10 (8.40%) PowerPivot
10 10 (8.40%) RDBMS
11 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (4.20%) OLAP
14 3 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Power View
14 3 (2.52%) OLAP Cube
14 3 (2.52%) Oracle OLAP
14 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.04%) Subversion
3 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.68%) MorphX
4 2 (1.68%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 18 (15.13%) Finance
2 10 (8.40%) Retail
3 7 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.52%) Automotive
4 3 (2.52%) Marketing
5 2 (1.68%) French Language
5 2 (1.68%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.68%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.68%) Legal
5 2 (1.68%) Local Government
5 2 (1.68%) Russian Language
5 2 (1.68%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (58.82%) Developer
2 42 (35.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 24 (20.17%) SQL Developer
4 17 (14.29%) Analyst
5 15 (12.61%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 15 (12.61%) Senior Developer
6 12 (10.08%) Business Developer
7 11 (9.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 11 (9.24%) SQL BI Developer
8 10 (8.40%) SSRS Developer
9 9 (7.56%) DBA
9 9 (7.56%) SSIS Developer
10 8 (6.72%) .NET Developer
10 8 (6.72%) Business Analyst
10 8 (6.72%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
10 8 (6.72%) SQL DBA
11 6 (5.04%) Architect
11 6 (5.04%) Microsoft BI Developer
11 6 (5.04%) SharePoint Developer
11 6 (5.04%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.69%) .NET
2 13 (10.92%) MDX
3 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET
4 9 (7.56%) .NET Framework
5 7 (5.88%) CSS
5 7 (5.88%) HTML
6 5 (4.20%) XML
7 4 (3.36%) Entity Framework
7 4 (3.36%) HTML5
7 4 (3.36%) jQuery
7 4 (3.36%) WCF
7 4 (3.36%) Web Services
8 2 (1.68%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.68%) Classic ASP
8 2 (1.68%) REST
8 2 (1.68%) WPF
9 1 (0.84%) .NET Core
9 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.36%) FMCG
5 3 (2.52%) Clustering
5 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.52%) Replication
6 2 (1.68%) NHS
6 2 (1.68%) SCADA
6 2 (1.68%) User Experience
7 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.84%) EPoS
7 1 (0.84%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.52%) Windows
2 2 (1.68%) Android
2 2 (1.68%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.84%) HPUX
3 1 (0.84%) Linux
3 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.84%) Unix
3 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (60.50%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (41.18%) ETL
3 12 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (10.08%) Complex ETL
4 11 (9.24%) Analytics
5 10 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (8.40%) Visualisation
6 9 (7.56%) Data Management
6 9 (7.56%) Data Modelling
6 9 (7.56%) Information Governance
7 8 (6.72%) Migration
7 8 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.88%) Mathematics
8 7 (5.88%) Workflow
9 6 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.04%) Data Migration
9 6 (5.04%) ETL Development
9 6 (5.04%) Manual Testing
9 6 (5.04%) Project Management
9 6 (5.04%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (75.63%) SQL
2 44 (36.97%) T-SQL
3 20 (16.81%) C#
4 12 (10.08%) PowerShell
5 11 (9.24%) VB.NET
6 8 (6.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 5 (4.20%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.20%) VBA
8 3 (2.52%) VB
9 2 (1.68%) Java
9 2 (1.68%) VB6
9 2 (1.68%) X++
10 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (0.84%) PhD
4 1 (0.84%) PMP
4 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.52%) COBIT
3 1 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.84%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) SCOM
1 2 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 68 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.13%) Tableau
3 10 (8.40%) Oracle
4 3 (2.52%) SAP
4 3 (2.52%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.68%) Cognos
5 2 (1.68%) RedGate
6 1 (0.84%) Altova
6 1 (0.84%) Capita
6 1 (0.84%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.84%) Facebook
6 1 (0.84%) Google
6 1 (0.84%) Informatica
6 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.84%) Telerik
6 1 (0.84%) VMware