Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 93 70
Rank change year-on-year -15 -23 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 110 122 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.82% 2.14% 2.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.31% 9.02% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 83 126
North West median daily rate £361 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.34% +7.41% -2.17%
10th Percentile £289 £280 £266
90th Percentile £448 £475 £434
England median daily rate £430 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +1.12% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
North West median hourly rate £45.00 - £24.50
10th Percentile £28.10 - £22.08
90th Percentile £47.50 - £25.50
England median hourly rate £22.83 £21.50 £29.88
% change year-on-year +6.16% -28.05% +58.60%

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 1,323 1,352 1,629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.94% 23.74% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 935 1,097
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £625 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 43
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.13% +22.14% -6.04%
10th Percentile £15.00 £18.17 £14.39
90th Percentile £47.50 £59.38 £59.31
England median hourly rate £32.24 £32.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year -1.56% +16.96% +3.24%

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 18 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the North West over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 December 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 -47 46 £375 +4.17% 47
Cheshire +14 36 £350 -3.11% 21
Merseyside +2 16 £344 -21.43% 7
Lancashire -15 9 £313 -13.79% 17
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 81 (73.64%) SQL
1 81 (73.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 64 (58.18%) SQL Server
3 55 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (39.09%) Microsoft
5 41 (37.27%) T-SQL
6 40 (36.36%) ETL
7 35 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 34 (30.91%) Power BI
9 23 (20.91%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (17.27%) C#
10 19 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (15.45%) .NET
12 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
13 12 (10.91%) Finance
13 12 (10.91%) Data Analysis
13 12 (10.91%) QlikView
13 12 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (9.09%) Tableau
15 10 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET
16 9 (8.18%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (8.18%) Dynamics 365
17 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (7.27%) Dashboard Development
17 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (7.27%) CRM
17 8 (7.27%) JavaScript

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 2 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (0.91%) IIS
2 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.82%) Primavera
2 2 (1.82%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.91%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.18%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.82%) Data Lake Analytics
3 2 (1.82%) PaaS
4 1 (0.91%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.91%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (73.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 64 (58.18%) SQL Server
3 35 (31.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 34 (30.91%) Power BI
5 23 (20.91%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (10.91%) QlikView
6 12 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (8.18%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
10 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (4.55%) OLAP
12 4 (3.64%) SQL CLR
13 3 (2.73%) MySQL
13 3 (2.73%) OLAP Cube
14 2 (1.82%) Data Lake
14 2 (1.82%) MS Access
14 2 (1.82%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
1 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.82%) Plastic SCM
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (10.91%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Legal
3 2 (1.82%) Advertising
3 2 (1.82%) Games
3 2 (1.82%) Law
3 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.91%) Billing
4 1 (0.91%) Marketing
4 1 (0.91%) Retail
4 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (63.64%) Developer
2 36 (32.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 24 (21.82%) SQL Developer
4 17 (15.45%) DBA
5 16 (14.55%) SQL DBA
6 12 (10.91%) SSRS Developer
7 10 (9.09%) Analyst
8 9 (8.18%) Power BI Developer
8 9 (8.18%) SSIS Developer
9 8 (7.27%) SQL BI Developer
10 6 (5.45%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Business Developer
11 4 (3.64%) QlikView Developer
12 3 (2.73%) Development DBA
12 3 (2.73%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 3 (2.73%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.73%) SQL Server DBA
13 2 (1.82%) C# Developer
13 2 (1.82%) Consultant
13 2 (1.82%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.45%) .NET
2 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET
3 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (4.55%) WCF
5 4 (3.64%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (3.64%) CSS
5 4 (3.64%) HTML
5 4 (3.64%) MDX
6 3 (2.73%) .NET Core
6 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.73%) React
7 2 (1.82%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.82%) Web Services
8 1 (0.91%) Lucene
8 1 (0.91%) RESTful
8 1 (0.91%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.64%) NHS
2 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.73%) Clustering
2 3 (2.73%) Replication
3 2 (1.82%) Tandem
3 2 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.91%) FMCG
4 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.91%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.82%) Windows
2 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (36.36%) ETL
3 12 (10.91%) Data Analysis
4 11 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.27%) CRM
6 8 (7.27%) Dashboard Development
6 8 (7.27%) Project Management
6 8 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.36%) ERP
7 7 (6.36%) Migration
7 7 (6.36%) MVC
8 6 (5.45%) Creative Thinking
8 6 (5.45%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.45%) Scrum
8 6 (5.45%) Visualisation
8 6 (5.45%) Web Development
9 5 (4.55%) Workflow
10 4 (3.64%) Case Management
10 4 (3.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 81 (73.64%) SQL
2 41 (37.27%) T-SQL
3 19 (17.27%) C#
4 8 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 5 (4.55%) Java
7 3 (2.73%) VBA
8 2 (1.82%) PHP
8 2 (1.82%) Python
8 2 (1.82%) R
9 1 (0.91%) C
9 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.91%) VB
9 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (1.82%) Degree
1 2 (1.82%) MCSE
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.82%) GDPR
3 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (0.91%) SQL Sentry
1 1 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (39.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.09%) Tableau
3 4 (3.64%) SAP
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle
5 2 (1.82%) Cognos
5 2 (1.82%) Sage
5 2 (1.82%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.91%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.91%) Dundas
6 1 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.91%) RedGate
6 1 (0.91%) VMware
6 1 (0.91%) webMethods