Period
to 19 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 75 86
Rank change year-on-year -28 +11 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 102 162 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.92% 2.76% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.54% 11.06% 10.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 113 135
North West median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £201
90th Percentile £456 £456 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
North West median hourly rate - £24.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.95% -37.70%
England median hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -33.85% -27.78% +89.47%

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 1,195 1,465 1,769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.44% 24.98% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 997 1,135
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £250
90th Percentile £625 £555 £525
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 39 57
North West median hourly rate £43.05 £38.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.82% -2.53% +25.80%
10th Percentile £14.73 £14.38 £16.25
90th Percentile £64.06 £46.40 £61.15
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.95 £27.37
% change year-on-year +34.90% -5.21% -0.47%

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 February 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 February 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 +4 68 £350 - 29
Cheshire -22 20 £339 -3.21% 23
Merseyside +5 7 £325 -10.34% 14
Lancashire -11 4 £268 -10.83% 10
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 80 (78.43%) SQL
2 66 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 66 (64.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 57 (55.88%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (37.25%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 32 (31.37%) T-SQL
7 29 (28.43%) ETL
8 28 (27.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (24.51%) .NET
10 22 (21.57%) C#
11 17 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 17 (16.67%) Power BI
12 15 (14.71%) SharePoint
13 14 (13.73%) Finance
13 14 (13.73%) jQuery
13 14 (13.73%) Visualisation
14 13 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (12.75%) MVC
15 12 (11.76%) Migration
15 12 (11.76%) QlikView
15 12 (11.76%) CSS
15 12 (11.76%) HTML
15 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
16 11 (10.78%) Capita
16 11 (10.78%) Relational Database
16 11 (10.78%) SQL Server 2014
17 10 (9.80%) SQL Server 2016
18 9 (8.82%) IBM
18 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio

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 15 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.90%) IIS
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.94%) PaaS
3 2 (1.96%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Intranet
1 2 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (64.71%) SQL Server
1 66 (64.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 38 (37.25%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (27.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (16.67%) Power BI
5 12 (11.76%) QlikView
6 11 (10.78%) Relational Database
6 11 (10.78%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (9.80%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (4.90%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (4.90%) Big Data
10 5 (4.90%) Star Schema
11 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database
12 3 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (2.94%) DTS
12 3 (2.94%) PowerPivot
12 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Advertising
2 5 (4.90%) Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Law
3 3 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 76 (74.51%) Developer
2 34 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 31 (30.39%) SQL Developer
4 12 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 10 (9.80%) DBA
6 9 (8.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 8 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (7.84%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.84%) Cognos Developer
7 8 (7.84%) SQL BI Developer
7 8 (7.84%) SQL DBA
7 8 (7.84%) SSRS Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Angular Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Architect
9 6 (5.88%) Business Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Data Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Data Architect
9 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (4.90%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.51%) .NET
2 17 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (13.73%) jQuery
4 12 (11.76%) CSS
4 12 (11.76%) HTML
5 9 (8.82%) AngularJS
6 8 (7.84%) .NET Framework
6 8 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (7.84%) Entity Framework
6 8 (7.84%) Web Services
6 8 (7.84%) WPF
7 7 (6.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (5.88%) HTML5
8 6 (5.88%) SignalR
9 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (3.92%) COM
10 4 (3.92%) CSS3
10 4 (3.92%) MDX
10 4 (3.92%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) Replication
2 6 (5.88%) NHS
3 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.94%) Clustering
4 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.96%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Solaris
3 2 (1.96%) Unix
3 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.88%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (28.43%) ETL
3 14 (13.73%) Visualisation
4 13 (12.75%) MVC
5 12 (11.76%) Migration
6 8 (7.84%) Data Analysis
7 7 (6.86%) Database Security
8 6 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.88%) Data Strategy
8 6 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (4.90%) CRM
9 5 (4.90%) Data Architecture
9 5 (4.90%) Data Governance
9 5 (4.90%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (4.90%) Performance Management
9 5 (4.90%) RAD
10 4 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.92%) Scrum
10 4 (3.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (78.43%) SQL
2 32 (31.37%) T-SQL
3 22 (21.57%) C#
4 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (3.92%) VB
6 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.98%) Perl
7 1 (0.98%) PHP
7 1 (0.98%) Python
7 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.98%) PMO
2 1 (0.98%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.98%) SCOM
2 1 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.78%) Capita
3 9 (8.82%) IBM
4 8 (7.84%) Cognos
4 8 (7.84%) Oracle
4 8 (7.84%) Tableau
5 3 (2.94%) Remedy
6 2 (1.96%) EMC
6 2 (1.96%) Nintex
6 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.96%) SAP
6 2 (1.96%) Veeam
7 1 (0.98%) Twitter