The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 29 June 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 > Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 128 70
Rank change year-on-year +43 -58  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 31 23 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.41% 0.78% 2.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.80% 3.30% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 45
Scotland median daily rate £450 £328 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.40% -9.65%  
10th Percentile £318 £272 £271
90th Percentile £575 £363 £430
UK median daily rate £410 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +5.82% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% -  

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 Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 456 696 618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.69% 23.53% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 799 700
Scotland median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +1.42%  
10th Percentile £289 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £495 £463
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 7
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.52% -15.29%  
UK median hourly rate £31.25 £31.90 £26.75
% change year-on-year -2.03% +19.25%  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing SQL Server Reporting Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Scotland

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Scotland

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in Scotland

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Scotland

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Glasgow +11 15 £400 +39.13% 6
Edinburgh +19 13 £550 +62.96% 2
Aberdeen - 1 £160 -
SQL Server Reporting Services
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 41 (89.13%) SQL Server
2 33 (71.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (69.57%) SQL
4 23 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 23 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (39.13%) Finance
6 16 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 10 (21.74%) Power BI
9 9 (19.57%) ETL
9 9 (19.57%) Asset Management
10 8 (17.39%) Data Management
10 8 (17.39%) Bloomberg
10 8 (17.39%) Data Modelling
10 8 (17.39%) Markit EDM
10 8 (17.39%) FactSet
10 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (15.22%) Migration
12 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
12 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
12 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (10.87%) CRM
13 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
13 5 (10.87%) MVC
13 5 (10.87%) Clustering
13 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Markit EDM
2 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.17%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (89.13%) SQL Server
2 33 (71.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 10 (21.74%) Power BI
7 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
10 3 (6.52%) MS Access
10 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
11 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
12 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Maven
2 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Consultant
3 10 (21.74%) DBA
4 9 (19.57%) SQL DBA
5 5 (10.87%) Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Power BI Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) ETL Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) ADO.NET
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.17%) MDX
3 1 (2.17%) WCF
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (19.57%) Asset Management
2 9 (19.57%) ETL
3 8 (17.39%) Data Management
3 8 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 7 (15.22%) Migration
5 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.87%) CRM
6 5 (10.87%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.52%) High Availability
7 3 (6.52%) Workflow
8 2 (4.35%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
8 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.35%) Database Tuning
8 2 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.70%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.17%) MCITP
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Basel III
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Control-M
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Terraform
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Bloomberg
2 8 (17.39%) FactSet
3 2 (4.35%) CA
4 1 (2.17%) Informatica
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Perforce
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter
4 1 (2.17%) VMware