Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 224 210 171
Rank change year-on-year -14 -39 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 163 177 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.02% 1.07% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.75% 5.17% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 167 146
South East median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £237
90th Percentile £538 £475 £488
England median daily rate £425 £425 £386
% change year-on-year - +10.10% -0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
South East median hourly rate £32.58 £32.13 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.40% +7.08% +30.43%
10th Percentile £24.51 £19.36 £27.50
90th Percentile £41.64 £45.59 £32.50
England median hourly rate £23.44 £21.50 £29.94
% change year-on-year +9.02% -28.19% +57.58%

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 3,432 3,423 2,955
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.47% 20.65% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,191 2,187 1,761
South East median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £588 £575 £553
England median daily rate £480 £470 £428
% change year-on-year +2.13% +9.94% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 44 67
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +158.62% -34.34%
10th Percentile £21.00 £14.48 £9.25
90th Percentile £57.33 £49.63 £45.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.23 £27.50
% change year-on-year +12.07% +13.56% -8.33%

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 16 January 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the South East over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 January 2019. 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 -16 73 £450 +20.00% 45
Surrey +6 39 £425 - 17
Oxfordshire +34 27 £450 +5.88% 8
Hampshire -10 24 £363 +4.32% 27
Berkshire -41 24 £450 +5.88% 22
Buckinghamshire +17 23 £375 +3.45% 15
West Sussex -13 11 £413 +17.86% 4
Kent +4 6 £338 +22.73% 10
East Sussex -16 1 - - 3
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 119 (73.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 116 (71.17%) SQL
3 100 (61.35%) SQL Server
4 95 (58.28%) Business Intelligence
5 65 (39.88%) Power BI
6 64 (39.26%) T-SQL
7 63 (38.65%) Data Warehouse
7 63 (38.65%) ETL
8 56 (34.36%) Microsoft
9 55 (33.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 41 (25.15%) Finance
10 41 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (22.70%) Microsoft Azure
12 33 (20.25%) SQL Server 2016
13 30 (18.40%) C#
14 28 (17.18%) Migration
15 25 (15.34%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (14.72%) Data Migration
17 21 (12.88%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (12.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 20 (12.27%) Security Cleared
18 20 (12.27%) Oracle
19 19 (11.66%) SQL Server 2008
19 19 (11.66%) Azure Data Factory
20 18 (11.04%) Data Lake
20 18 (11.04%) Analytics
20 18 (11.04%) ERP
21 17 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
22 16 (9.82%) PL/SQL
22 16 (9.82%) .NET

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 (5.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.68%) ArcGIS
3 4 (2.45%) Confluence
4 3 (1.84%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.84%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.23%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.61%) Apache
6 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.23%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.61%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.61%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.61%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 37 (22.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (11.66%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (2.45%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.84%) Office 365
5 2 (1.23%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.61%) BIME
6 1 (0.61%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.45%) DNS
2 2 (1.23%) SAN
3 1 (0.61%) Broadband
3 1 (0.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (73.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 100 (61.35%) SQL Server
3 65 (39.88%) Power BI
4 63 (38.65%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (33.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (20.25%) SQL Server 2016
7 21 (12.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 21 (12.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (11.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (11.04%) Data Lake
10 15 (9.20%) Qlik Sense
11 12 (7.36%) Relational Database
11 12 (7.36%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (6.75%) Big Data
13 8 (4.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 8 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (4.91%) QlikView
14 7 (4.29%) DTS
14 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (4.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (8.59%) JIRA
2 11 (6.75%) Subversion
2 11 (6.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (3.07%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.45%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
General
1 41 (25.15%) Finance
2 11 (6.75%) Retail
3 7 (4.29%) Back Office
4 3 (1.84%) Advertising
4 3 (1.84%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Publishing
5 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (55.83%) Developer
2 47 (28.83%) SQL Developer
3 29 (17.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 26 (15.95%) Analyst
5 20 (12.27%) DBA
5 20 (12.27%) ETL Developer
5 20 (12.27%) SQL DBA
6 16 (9.82%) SQL Server Developer
7 14 (8.59%) SSRS Developer
8 13 (7.98%) Oracle Developer
9 12 (7.36%) SQL Server DBA
9 12 (7.36%) SSIS Developer
10 11 (6.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 11 (6.75%) Data Analyst
11 10 (6.13%) Architect
12 9 (5.52%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 8 (4.91%) Consultant
13 8 (4.91%) Oracle ETL Developer
13 8 (4.91%) PostgreSQL Developer
13 8 (4.91%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.82%) .NET
2 14 (8.59%) XML
3 9 (5.52%) JSON
4 7 (4.29%) MDX
5 6 (3.68%) EDI
5 6 (3.68%) NumPy
6 5 (3.07%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.07%) CSS
6 5 (3.07%) HTML
6 5 (3.07%) WCF
6 5 (3.07%) XSLT
7 4 (2.45%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (1.84%) jQuery
8 3 (1.84%) RESTful
9 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.23%) Durandal
9 2 (1.23%) Kendo UI
9 2 (1.23%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.34%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.91%) Reference Data
3 7 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.68%) Reinsurance
5 5 (3.07%) Replication
6 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.84%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.61%) Clustering
8 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.20%) Windows
2 8 (4.91%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.84%) Linux
4 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (58.28%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (38.65%) ETL
3 41 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (17.18%) Migration
5 24 (14.72%) Data Migration
6 18 (11.04%) Analytics
6 18 (11.04%) ERP
7 17 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (7.98%) Data Modelling
9 11 (6.75%) Test Automation
10 10 (6.13%) CRM
10 10 (6.13%) Data Analysis
10 10 (6.13%) Kimball Methodology
10 10 (6.13%) Scrum
11 9 (5.52%) Data Mapping
11 9 (5.52%) Visualisation
12 8 (4.91%) BDD
12 8 (4.91%) MVC
12 8 (4.91%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (4.91%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 116 (71.17%) SQL
2 64 (39.26%) T-SQL
3 30 (18.40%) C#
4 16 (9.82%) PL/SQL
5 13 (7.98%) PowerShell
5 13 (7.98%) Python
6 11 (6.75%) VB
7 9 (5.52%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.29%) VBA
9 6 (3.68%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.84%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.23%) R
12 1 (0.61%) ABAP
12 1 (0.61%) C
12 1 (0.61%) Java
12 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (12.27%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.98%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.07%) Degree
3 5 (3.07%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) MCSA
4 2 (1.23%) MCSE
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.59%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.29%) QA
3 4 (2.45%) GDPR
4 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.61%) GAMP
System Software
1 6 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.61%) Foglight
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Sentry
2 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (34.36%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.27%) Oracle
3 12 (7.36%) Tableau
4 8 (4.91%) Talend
5 6 (3.68%) Epicor
5 6 (3.68%) SAP
6 4 (2.45%) Google
7 2 (1.23%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.23%) Sage
7 2 (1.23%) Sun
8 1 (0.61%) Databricks
8 1 (0.61%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.61%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.61%) VMware