Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 April 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 192 164
Rank change year-on-year -34 -28 -20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 152 169 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.90% 1.09% 1.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.46% 5.49% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 116 192
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £263
90th Percentile £530 £475 £468
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -2.17% +22.67%
10th Percentile £21.25 £42.50 £42.40
90th Percentile £23.75 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.75 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -34.93% -18.89% +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 South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,405 3,077 3,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.27% 19.79% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,099 1,851 2,384
South East median daily rate £438 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 69 108
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £16.00 £25.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.50% -38.39% -13.43%
10th Percentile £13.78 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.75 £46.30 £51.00
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £25.44
% change year-on-year +12.07% +13.99% -15.20%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the South East

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the South East

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the South East over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in the South East

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the South East

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
Thames Valley +22 94 £375 -6.25% 31
Berkshire -7 48 £413 +3.13% 18
Buckinghamshire +4 27 £335 +3.08% 11
Hampshire -26 21 £325 -16.67% 13
Surrey -22 20 £438 +9.38% 10
Oxfordshire +5 19 £475 +15.15% 2
West Sussex -10 9 £525 +49.47% 2
Kent -2 6 £400 +18.52% 4
Middlesex -3 2 £400 -
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 124 (81.58%) SQL Server
2 117 (76.97%) SQL
3 113 (74.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (61.18%) Business Intelligence
5 59 (38.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 56 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 52 (34.21%) Data Warehouse
8 48 (31.58%) Power BI
9 46 (30.26%) Finance
10 43 (28.29%) ETL
11 42 (27.63%) T-SQL
12 40 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (22.37%) Migration
14 32 (21.05%) C#
15 27 (17.76%) Microsoft Azure
16 26 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
17 24 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
18 23 (15.13%) SQL Server 2012
18 23 (15.13%) Analytics
19 22 (14.47%) Microsoft Excel
20 21 (13.82%) Oracle
21 20 (13.16%) QlikView
22 19 (12.50%) .NET
22 19 (12.50%) Data Modelling
23 18 (11.84%) Performance Tuning
24 17 (11.18%) SQL Server 2014
24 17 (11.18%) Data Migration
24 17 (11.18%) Tableau
25 16 (10.53%) Scrum

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.63%) K2 blackpearl
2 4 (2.63%) SAS
3 3 (1.97%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.97%) IIS
4 2 (1.32%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (14.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.97%) SPSS
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.32%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.32%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.66%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.66%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.55%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (2.63%) Data Lake Analytics
3 4 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.97%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.97%) PaaS
5 2 (1.32%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.66%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) Intranet
1 1 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (81.58%) SQL Server
2 113 (74.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (38.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 52 (34.21%) Data Warehouse
5 48 (31.58%) Power BI
6 24 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
7 23 (15.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (13.16%) QlikView
9 17 (11.18%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (7.89%) Big Data
11 10 (6.58%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (5.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 9 (5.92%) NoSQL
12 9 (5.92%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (4.61%) Hadoop
14 7 (4.61%) Relational Database
14 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (6.58%) JIRA
2 9 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.61%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.29%) MorphX
4 5 (3.29%) Subversion
5 4 (2.63%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.97%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (30.26%) Finance
2 12 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.24%) Marketing
4 9 (5.92%) Banking
5 6 (3.95%) Billing
6 4 (2.63%) Advertising
6 4 (2.63%) Back Office
7 3 (1.97%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.97%) Legal
8 2 (1.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.66%) French Language
9 1 (0.66%) German Language
9 1 (0.66%) Law
9 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (59.87%) Developer
2 54 (35.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 37 (24.34%) SQL Developer
4 19 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
5 15 (9.87%) Analyst
6 14 (9.21%) SQL BI Developer
6 14 (9.21%) SSIS Developer
7 12 (7.89%) SQL Server Developer
8 11 (7.24%) Architect
9 10 (6.58%) Data Analyst
9 10 (6.58%) DBA
10 9 (5.92%) Consultant
10 9 (5.92%) ETL Developer
10 9 (5.92%) SQL DBA
10 9 (5.92%) SSAS Developer
11 8 (5.26%) C# Developer
11 8 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 8 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
11 8 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
12 7 (4.61%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.50%) .NET
2 8 (5.26%) HTML
3 7 (4.61%) CSS
4 6 (3.95%) .NET Framework
4 6 (3.95%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.29%) Entity Framework
5 5 (3.29%) MDX
6 4 (2.63%) JSON
6 4 (2.63%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (2.63%) XML
7 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.97%) jQuery
7 3 (1.97%) REST
7 3 (1.97%) WCF
8 2 (1.32%) EDI
8 2 (1.32%) Middleware
8 2 (1.32%) Web Services
9 1 (0.66%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.66%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.61%) Clustering
3 7 (4.61%) Replication
4 5 (3.29%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.29%) Fintech
5 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.32%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.66%) iSeries
7 1 (0.66%) Life Science
7 1 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.61%) Windows
2 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (61.18%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (28.29%) ETL
3 40 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (22.37%) Migration
5 23 (15.13%) Analytics
6 19 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 18 (11.84%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (11.18%) Data Migration
9 16 (10.53%) Scrum
10 15 (9.87%) Visualisation
11 14 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (7.89%) Data Analysis
13 11 (7.24%) Data Architecture
13 11 (7.24%) High Availability
13 11 (7.24%) Kimball Methodology
14 9 (5.92%) Wealth Management
15 8 (5.26%) CRM
15 8 (5.26%) Data Governance
15 8 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
16 7 (4.61%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 117 (76.97%) SQL
2 42 (27.63%) T-SQL
3 32 (21.05%) C#
4 11 (7.24%) PowerShell
4 11 (7.24%) VBA
5 9 (5.92%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.95%) Python
6 6 (3.95%) R
7 5 (3.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 5 (3.29%) Java
8 4 (2.63%) C++
8 4 (2.63%) VB
8 4 (2.63%) X++
9 3 (1.97%) F#
9 3 (1.97%) U-SQL
10 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.92%) Degree
2 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.97%) MCSE
3 3 (1.97%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.26%) GDPR
2 5 (3.29%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.97%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.97%) Apache Flume
1 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.66%) Puppet
2 1 (0.66%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.82%) Oracle
3 17 (11.18%) Tableau
4 10 (6.58%) Cognos
4 10 (6.58%) SAP
5 9 (5.92%) Netezza
6 5 (3.29%) Informatica
7 4 (2.63%) Google
8 3 (1.97%) Epicor
8 3 (1.97%) Talend
8 3 (1.97%) Teradata
8 3 (1.97%) Vertica
9 2 (1.32%) Dundas
9 2 (1.32%) Sage
9 2 (1.32%) Workday
10 1 (0.66%) Capita
10 1 (0.66%) Infor
10 1 (0.66%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.66%) Telerik