Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 74 112
Rank change year-on-year -59 +38 -33
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 83 149 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.36% 2.58% 1.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.49% 11.31% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 96 85
North West median daily rate £363 £375 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.27% +14.95% +0.31%
10th Percentile £313 £256 £223
90th Percentile £450 £475 £424
England median daily rate £428 £413 £386
% change year-on-year +3.82% +6.87% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
North West median hourly rate - - £23.25
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.77 £29.88
% change year-on-year -9.16% -17.10% +35.82%

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 1,279 1,317 1,680
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.01% 22.80% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 831 1,067
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -5.06%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £250
90th Percentile £588 £531 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 48
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +44.74% -28.75%
10th Percentile £9.98 £13.44 £14.43
90th Percentile £54.55 £46.90 £59.31
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +9.62%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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
Cheshire -18 35 £370 +2.07% 11
Manchester -63 31 £363 +1.75% 33
Merseyside +17 9 £363 -19.44% 7
Lancashire -14 5 £338 +12.50% 5
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 65 (78.31%) SQL
2 60 (72.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (56.63%) SQL Server
4 41 (49.40%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (45.78%) T-SQL
6 33 (39.76%) Microsoft
7 28 (33.73%) Power BI
8 24 (28.92%) ETL
9 21 (25.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (21.69%) C#
10 18 (21.69%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (19.28%) .NET
12 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (18.07%) SQL Server 2016
13 12 (14.46%) Dynamics 365
14 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET
15 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
16 9 (10.84%) QlikView
16 9 (10.84%) Finance
16 9 (10.84%) Migration
17 8 (9.64%) Replication
17 8 (9.64%) WCF
17 8 (9.64%) Windows
17 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
18 7 (8.43%) ERP
18 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
18 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management

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 3 (3.61%) Confluence
1 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.41%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.46%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.41%) Trello
4 1 (1.20%) Basecamp
4 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) IPsec
2 3 (3.61%) SAN
3 1 (1.20%) DMZ
3 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.20%) LAN
3 1 (1.20%) NAS
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (72.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 47 (56.63%) SQL Server
3 28 (33.73%) Power BI
4 21 (25.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (21.69%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (18.07%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (10.84%) QlikView
10 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (4.82%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (4.82%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (4.82%) MySQL
12 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
12 3 (3.61%) OLAP
13 2 (2.41%) MS Access
13 2 (2.41%) Star Schema
14 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) JIRA
2 4 (4.82%) MSI
3 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.20%) Moq
4 1 (1.20%) NUnit
4 1 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (61.45%) Developer
2 28 (33.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (21.69%) SQL Developer
4 14 (16.87%) DBA
5 13 (15.66%) SQL DBA
6 12 (14.46%) SSRS Developer
7 7 (8.43%) .NET Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Power BI Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.02%) SQL BI Developer
9 5 (6.02%) SSIS Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Business Developer
10 4 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.82%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.82%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (3.61%) Analyst
11 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.61%) Consultant
11 3 (3.61%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.28%) .NET
2 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.64%) WCF
4 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (6.02%) Web Services
5 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.82%) Entity Framework
6 3 (3.61%) MDX
7 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.41%) CSS
7 2 (2.41%) HTML
8 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.20%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (1.20%) COM
8 1 (1.20%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Replication
2 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.82%) Clustering
4 2 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.20%) FMCG
5 1 (1.20%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Windows Server
2 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.82%) Windows 10
3 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) Android
4 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (49.40%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (28.92%) ETL
3 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (10.84%) Migration
5 7 (8.43%) ERP
5 7 (8.43%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.23%) Dashboard Development
6 6 (7.23%) Visualisation
7 5 (6.02%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.02%) MVC
8 4 (4.82%) Case Management
8 4 (4.82%) CRM
8 4 (4.82%) Customer-Centricity
8 4 (4.82%) Information Security
8 4 (4.82%) Project Management
8 4 (4.82%) Secure Coding
8 4 (4.82%) Time Management
8 4 (4.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 65 (78.31%) SQL
2 38 (45.78%) T-SQL
3 18 (21.69%) C#
4 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (6.02%) Java
5 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.41%) PHP
7 2 (2.41%) VB
8 1 (1.20%) C
8 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) MCSA
2 1 (1.20%) MCSE
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) PMO
2 2 (2.41%) GDPR
3 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (4.82%) XenApp
3 3 (3.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) SCCM
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (3.61%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.61%) SCOM
2 3 (3.61%) SCOrch
2 3 (3.61%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (39.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) Tableau
3 5 (6.02%) VMware
4 4 (4.82%) Citrix
5 3 (3.61%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.41%) Sage
6 2 (2.41%) Symantec
7 1 (1.20%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.20%) HP
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle
7 1 (1.20%) RedGate
7 1 (1.20%) Snow