The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 3 months to 26 April 2017 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)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 15 25
Rank change year-on-year -31 +10  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.84% 2.11% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.89% 10.53% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £374 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.56% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -30.23% +81.05%  

SQL Server Reporting Services is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 106 19 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 44.54% 20.00% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 5 13
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -10.76% -  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing SQL Server Reporting Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Northern Ireland

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Northern Ireland

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -27 2 £374 -6.56% 2
SQL Server Reporting Services
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Actimize
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Case Management
4 1 (20.00%) Pattern Matching
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Case Management
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Pattern Matching
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Actimize
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle