Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 74 91
Rank change year-on-year -61 +17 -23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 84 138 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.42% 2.46% 2.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.73% 10.63% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 95 102
North West median daily rate £363 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £254
90th Percentile £450 £490 £425
England median daily rate £438 £425 £380
% change year-on-year +2.94% +11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
North West median hourly rate £45.00 - £23.25
10th Percentile £42.50 - £20.50
90th Percentile £47.50 - £26.78
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.39 £27.50
% change year-on-year -5.92% -14.96% +19.57%

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 1,249 1,298 1,809
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.09% 23.11% 24.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 855 1,182
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £280 £290 £263
90th Percentile £572 £602 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 52
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £32.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +27.86% -12.80%
10th Percentile £9.45 £19.87 £14.38
90th Percentile £53.05 £46.97 £57.95
England median hourly rate £32.00 £30.63 £28.50
% change year-on-year +4.49% +7.46% +3.64%

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 October 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 18 October 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 -49 37 £380 +5.56% 55
Cheshire -11 28 £350 -5.08% 20
Merseyside +5 11 £350 -17.65% 18
Lancashire -25 5 £338 +22.73% 13
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 66 (78.57%) SQL
2 60 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (52.38%) SQL Server
5 32 (38.10%) T-SQL
6 31 (36.90%) Power BI
7 26 (30.95%) ETL
8 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
9 24 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (25.00%) C#
11 19 (22.62%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (21.43%) .NET
13 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
14 11 (13.10%) Dynamics 365
14 11 (13.10%) QlikView
14 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET
15 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
15 9 (10.71%) JavaScript
15 9 (10.71%) WCF
15 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (10.71%) Dashboard Development
16 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (9.52%) ERP
16 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
17 7 (8.33%) CRM
17 7 (8.33%) Visualisation
17 7 (8.33%) Tableau
17 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012

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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.38%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (13.10%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.38%) Office 365
3 2 (2.38%) Trello
4 1 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.19%) Basecamp
4 1 (1.19%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 44 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 31 (36.90%) Power BI
4 24 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (22.62%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (13.10%) QlikView
8 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (5.95%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (4.76%) OLAP
12 3 (3.57%) MS Access
12 3 (3.57%) MySQL
12 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
13 2 (2.38%) OLAP Cube
14 1 (1.19%) HDInsight
14 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
14 1 (1.19%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.38%) JIRA
1 2 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.19%) Moq
2 1 (1.19%) NUnit
2 1 (1.19%) Plastic SCM
2 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.95%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Legal
3 2 (2.38%) Advertising
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Billing
4 1 (1.19%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (73.81%) Developer
2 34 (40.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 21 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 13 (15.48%) SSRS Developer
5 9 (10.71%) Power BI Developer
6 8 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.52%) SSIS Developer
7 6 (7.14%) DBA
7 6 (7.14%) SQL DBA
8 5 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.95%) SQL BI Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Business Developer
10 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.43%) .NET
2 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET
3 9 (10.71%) WCF
4 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (7.14%) Web Services
5 5 (5.95%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.76%) CSS
6 4 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 4 (4.76%) HTML
7 3 (3.57%) MDX
8 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.19%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (1.19%) COM
9 1 (1.19%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.19%) Lucene
9 1 (1.19%) RESTful
9 1 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Replication
2 3 (3.57%) Clustering
3 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.19%) FMCG
4 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (30.95%) ETL
3 9 (10.71%) Dashboard Development
4 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.52%) ERP
4 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (8.33%) CRM
5 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (8.33%) Visualisation
6 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
6 5 (5.95%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (5.95%) Migration
6 5 (5.95%) MVC
7 4 (4.76%) Case Management
7 4 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 4 (4.76%) Information Security
7 4 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.76%) Project Management
7 4 (4.76%) Secure Coding
7 4 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 66 (78.57%) SQL
2 32 (38.10%) T-SQL
3 21 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 5 (5.95%) Java
7 3 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.38%) PHP
8 2 (2.38%) VB
9 1 (1.19%) C
9 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.19%) MCSE
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Sentry
1 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.33%) Tableau
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle
3 2 (2.38%) Sage
4 1 (1.19%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.19%) Dundas
4 1 (1.19%) RedGate
4 1 (1.19%) SAP
4 1 (1.19%) VMware
4 1 (1.19%) Xamarin