Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 180 150
Rank change year-on-year -61 -30 -29
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 154 198 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.93% 1.21% 1.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.31% 5.60% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 159 209
South East median daily rate £420 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% -0.64% +11.43%
10th Percentile £313 £225 £275
90th Percentile £525 £470 £475
England median daily rate £426 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +0.24% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
South East median hourly rate - £47.50 -
England median hourly rate £23.00 £23.39 £28.69
% change year-on-year -1.65% -18.49% +36.62%

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 3,571 3,537 3,558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.62% 21.68% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,297 2,198 2,206
South East median daily rate £443 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.49% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £544 £543
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 69 88
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -29.58% +44.90%
10th Percentile £13.88 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £57.41 £50.00 £52.25
England median hourly rate £27.87 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.12% - +7.14%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -34 62 £438 +12.90% 50
Surrey -15 36 £400 - 9
Oxfordshire +29 30 £450 +16.13% 10
West Sussex +1 20 £413 +55.66% 11
Hampshire -18 20 £431 +15.00% 13
Buckinghamshire +6 16 £420 +8.39% 18
Berkshire -47 16 £431 +1.47% 22
Kent +6 9 £345 +79.22% 7
East Sussex -13 2 - - 1
Sussex - 2 £525 -
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 125 (81.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 112 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 105 (68.18%) SQL
4 86 (55.84%) Business Intelligence
5 80 (51.95%) Microsoft
6 59 (38.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (35.06%) Data Warehouse
8 52 (33.77%) Power BI
9 51 (33.12%) T-SQL
9 51 (33.12%) Microsoft Azure
10 49 (31.82%) ETL
11 48 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (27.27%) Finance
13 36 (23.38%) C#
14 32 (20.78%) Oracle
14 32 (20.78%) .NET
15 29 (18.83%) Azure Data Factory
16 26 (16.88%) Analytics
17 25 (16.23%) Migration
17 25 (16.23%) SQL Server 2016
18 23 (14.94%) Data Lake
19 21 (13.64%) Data Modelling
20 20 (12.99%) JavaScript
20 20 (12.99%) Big Data
20 20 (12.99%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
21 19 (12.34%) SQL Server 2012
22 18 (11.69%) XML
22 18 (11.69%) Windows
22 18 (11.69%) Scrum
23 17 (11.04%) PL/SQL

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 9 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.19%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.90%) K2 blackpearl
4 4 (2.60%) IIS
5 3 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (10.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.30%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.30%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.65%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 51 (33.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (18.83%) Azure Data Factory
3 8 (5.19%) Azure Machine Learning
3 8 (5.19%) Google Analytics
4 6 (3.90%) Data Lake Analytics
4 6 (3.90%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.95%) Office 365
5 3 (1.95%) PaaS
6 2 (1.30%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.25%) DNS
2 3 (1.95%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (81.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 112 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 59 (38.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 54 (35.06%) Data Warehouse
5 52 (33.77%) Power BI
6 25 (16.23%) SQL Server 2016
7 23 (14.94%) Data Lake
8 20 (12.99%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 20 (12.99%) Big Data
9 19 (12.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (10.39%) Qlik Sense
11 15 (9.74%) MySQL
12 12 (7.79%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (7.14%) Hadoop
13 11 (7.14%) NoSQL
14 10 (6.49%) Relational Database
14 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (5.84%) Azure SQL Database
15 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.49%) JIRA
1 10 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.60%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) MSI
5 1 (0.65%) MSTest
5 1 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.65%) Selenium
5 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Advertising
2 7 (4.55%) Retail
3 6 (3.90%) Back Office
4 5 (3.25%) Banking
5 3 (1.95%) Marketing
5 3 (1.95%) Publishing
6 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Law
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 85 (55.19%) Developer
2 34 (22.08%) SQL Developer
3 26 (16.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 18 (11.69%) Analyst
5 16 (10.39%) DBA
5 16 (10.39%) SQL DBA
6 15 (9.74%) Architect
6 15 (9.74%) ETL Developer
7 13 (8.44%) Azure Developer
7 13 (8.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 12 (7.79%) SQL Server DBA
9 11 (7.14%) .NET Developer
9 11 (7.14%) Azure Architect
9 11 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 11 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (4.55%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.55%) SSRS Developer
12 6 (3.90%) Production DBA
12 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.78%) .NET
2 18 (11.69%) XML
3 15 (9.74%) ASP.NET
4 14 (9.09%) HTML
5 13 (8.44%) CSS
6 10 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (5.19%) WCF
7 8 (5.19%) Web Services
8 7 (4.55%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.55%) jQuery
8 7 (4.55%) JSON
8 7 (4.55%) REST
9 6 (3.90%) RESTful
9 6 (3.90%) SAP Smart Forms
10 5 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.25%) XSLT
11 4 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (1.95%) Entity Framework
13 2 (1.30%) HTML5
13 2 (1.30%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.19%) Reinsurance
3 6 (3.90%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.60%) Replication
5 3 (1.95%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.30%) Fintech
6 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.30%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.65%) iSeries
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
7 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) RIA
7 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.69%) Windows
2 7 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (55.84%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (31.82%) ETL
3 48 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.88%) Analytics
5 25 (16.23%) Migration
6 21 (13.64%) Data Modelling
7 18 (11.69%) Scrum
8 17 (11.04%) CRM
9 14 (9.09%) Data Migration
9 14 (9.09%) MVC
9 14 (9.09%) Visualisation
10 11 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
10 11 (7.14%) Master Data Management
11 10 (6.49%) ERP
12 9 (5.84%) DevOps
12 9 (5.84%) Machine Learning
13 8 (5.19%) Business Analytics
13 8 (5.19%) Data Architecture
13 8 (5.19%) Dimensional Modelling
13 8 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (68.18%) SQL
2 51 (33.12%) T-SQL
3 36 (23.38%) C#
4 20 (12.99%) JavaScript
5 17 (11.04%) PL/SQL
6 13 (8.44%) PowerShell
7 11 (7.14%) VBA
8 9 (5.84%) Python
8 9 (5.84%) VB
9 8 (5.19%) R
10 6 (3.90%) U-SQL
10 6 (3.90%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.90%) VBScript
11 3 (1.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (1.30%) Java
13 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (5.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.60%) Degree
4 3 (1.95%) MCSE
5 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) GDPR
2 7 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.95%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.65%) Docker
4 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.30%) Puppet
2 2 (1.30%) Terraform
3 1 (0.65%) Foglight
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 80 (51.95%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.78%) Oracle
3 13 (8.44%) Tableau
4 11 (7.14%) SAP
5 8 (5.19%) Google
6 5 (3.25%) Cognos
7 3 (1.95%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.30%) Infragistics
8 2 (1.30%) Sage
8 2 (1.30%) Talend
8 2 (1.30%) VMware
9 1 (0.65%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.65%) Netezza
9 1 (0.65%) TARGIT
9 1 (0.65%) Teradata