Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 May 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 76 125
Rank change year-on-year -70 +49 -41
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 76 134 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.31% 2.47% 1.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.03% 10.54% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 82 85
North West median daily rate £360 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% -11.11%
10th Percentile £259 £219 £160
90th Percentile £470 £459 £433
England median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
North West median hourly rate - £24.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.51% -18.00%
England median hourly rate £22.50 £38.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -40.79% -11.63% +93.26%

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 North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,261 1,271 1,565
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.70% 23.46% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 796 1,015
North West median daily rate £387 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.07% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 56
North West median hourly rate £46.25 £28.75 £38.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.87% -25.57% +10.36%
10th Percentile £13.68 £11.75 £16.25
90th Percentile £56.13 £50.75 £62.00
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.15%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the North West

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the North West

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the North West over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in the North West

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the North West

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. 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
Manchester -61 39 £368 +5.00% 27
Cheshire -15 23 £355 -1.73% 10
Merseyside +17 7 £363 -1.36% 8
Lancashire -9 4 £260 -5.45% 8
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 68 (89.47%) SQL
2 47 (61.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (59.21%) SQL Server
4 33 (43.42%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (42.11%) T-SQL
6 27 (35.53%) Microsoft
7 25 (32.89%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (25.00%) .NET
10 17 (22.37%) C#
11 16 (21.05%) ETL
12 15 (19.74%) Finance
13 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
13 13 (17.11%) Power BI
14 12 (15.79%) Windows
14 12 (15.79%) Migration
15 11 (14.47%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (13.16%) Replication
17 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (11.84%) SharePoint
18 7 (9.21%) MVC
18 7 (9.21%) Web Services
18 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (9.21%) SCCM
18 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
18 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
18 7 (9.21%) Windows Server
19 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
19 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
19 6 (7.89%) Git (software)

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (11.84%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.58%) IIS
3 3 (3.95%) Confluence
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.32%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.95%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.63%) iPaaS
3 2 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Basecamp
4 1 (1.32%) SaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) IPsec
1 4 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (1.32%) DMZ
2 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.32%) LAN
2 1 (1.32%) NAS
2 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (61.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 45 (59.21%) SQL Server
3 25 (32.89%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (17.11%) Power BI
6 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
7 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (6.58%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.95%) MySQL
10 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.63%) DTS
11 2 (2.63%) PowerPivot
11 2 (2.63%) QlikView
11 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.26%) JIRA
2 4 (5.26%) MSI
2 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.95%) Subversion
3 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.32%) Moq
4 1 (1.32%) NUnit
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Banking
3 4 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Law
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (60.53%) Developer
2 20 (26.32%) SQL Developer
3 15 (19.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 15 (19.74%) DBA
4 13 (17.11%) SQL DBA
5 8 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) SSRS Developer
8 4 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Architect
8 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Cognos Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Administrator
9 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support
9 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.00%) .NET
2 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.21%) Web Services
4 5 (6.58%) CSS
4 5 (6.58%) HTML
5 4 (5.26%) WCF
6 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.95%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.63%) Ajax
7 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.63%) HTML5
7 2 (2.63%) jQuery
7 2 (2.63%) JSON
7 2 (2.63%) MDX
7 2 (2.63%) Swagger
7 2 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.32%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (1.32%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Replication
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Clustering
4 3 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.63%) NHS
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Windows
2 7 (9.21%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.32%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (21.05%) ETL
3 12 (15.79%) Migration
4 11 (14.47%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.21%) MVC
7 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.58%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.58%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (6.58%) Visualisation
9 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
9 4 (5.26%) Database Security
9 4 (5.26%) OO
9 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.26%) Software Deployment
9 4 (5.26%) Time Management
10 3 (3.95%) Data Management
10 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (89.47%) SQL
2 32 (42.11%) T-SQL
3 17 (22.37%) C#
4 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.58%) VB
6 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.63%) PHP
8 1 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.32%) Java
8 1 (1.32%) Perl
8 1 (1.32%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) MCSA
3 1 (1.32%) MCSE
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) PMO
2 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.26%) XenApp
2 3 (3.95%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) SCCM
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.95%) SCOM
2 3 (3.95%) SCOrch
2 3 (3.95%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (35.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.89%) Tableau
3 4 (5.26%) Capita
3 4 (5.26%) Citrix
3 4 (5.26%) Cognos
3 4 (5.26%) IBM
3 4 (5.26%) VMware
4 3 (3.95%) 3PAR
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) Symantec
6 1 (1.32%) HP
6 1 (1.32%) Sage
6 1 (1.32%) Snow
6 1 (1.32%) Twitter