Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 106 145
Rank change year-on-year +9 +39 -65
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 48 93 76
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 1.68% 1.81% 1.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.54% 7.93% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 73 46
Median daily rate £363 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +3.81% +3.21%
10th Percentile £263 £239 £274
90th Percentile £521 £498 £470
England median daily rate £446 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.81% +26.67% -28.00%

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 637 1,173 1,242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.23% 22.83% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 840 879
Median daily rate £440 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £288 £299 £263
90th Percentile £688 £619 £588
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £36.23 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -9.44% +33.33%
10th Percentile £18.13 £14.90 £12.55
90th Percentile £53.53 £63.75 £54.85
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +11.67%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SQL Server Reporting Services as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the North West.

Daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the North West

SQL Server Reporting Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the North West over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in the North West

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the North West.

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 2 June 2020. 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 +19 23 £400 +3.23% 10
Cheshire +19 11 £308 -18.00% 1
Merseyside +7 8 £331 +1.92% 2
Lancashire +22 2 - - 3
Cumbria - 1 £225 -
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 41 (85.42%) SQL
2 33 (68.75%) Power BI
2 33 (68.75%) Power Platform
3 32 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (64.58%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 17 (35.42%) ETL
7 14 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
8 13 (27.08%) T-SQL
8 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (25.00%) Oracle
10 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (20.83%) Visualisation
12 9 (18.75%) Finance
13 8 (16.67%) Migration
13 8 (16.67%) Data Quality
14 7 (14.58%) Data Visualisation
14 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
15 6 (12.50%) XML
16 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (10.42%) Algorithms
17 4 (8.33%) Time Management
17 4 (8.33%) Azure
17 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
17 4 (8.33%) C#
17 4 (8.33%) Workflow
17 4 (8.33%) PowerApps
17 4 (8.33%) Problem-Solving

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 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) OnBase
4 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 33 (68.75%) Power Platform
2 4 (8.33%) Azure
2 4 (8.33%) PowerApps
3 3 (6.25%) GCP
4 2 (4.17%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) LAN
1 3 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (68.75%) Power BI
2 32 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 14 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (6.25%) BigQuery
8 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
8 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 3 (6.25%) Redis
8 3 (6.25%) SAP BW
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
9 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
9 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (4.17%) QlikView
9 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.17%) Housing Association
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 13 (27.08%) SQL Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Power BI Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Data Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Sage Support
7 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Data Science Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) DBA
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.17%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) IT Support
8 1 (2.08%) Junior DBA
8 1 (2.08%) Report Developer
8 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) XML
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (6.25%) NumPy
2 3 (6.25%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Algorithms
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.17%) Life Science
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (35.42%) ETL
3 10 (20.83%) Visualisation
4 8 (16.67%) Migration
5 7 (14.58%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (8.33%) Time Management
6 4 (8.33%) Workflow
7 3 (6.25%) Anomaly Detection
7 3 (6.25%) Data Science
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security
7 3 (6.25%) Machine Learning
7 3 (6.25%) Naive Bayes
7 3 (6.25%) Neural Network
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (6.25%) Use Case
8 2 (4.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) SQL
2 13 (27.08%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) ABAP
4 3 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 3 (6.25%) Python
4 3 (6.25%) R
4 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) VBA
6 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Google
3 3 (6.25%) Sage
3 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 3 (6.25%) Tableau
3 3 (6.25%) Teradata
3 3 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Kofax
5 1 (2.08%) Intapp