The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 March 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)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 83 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 -18  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 49 51 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.91% 1.75% 2.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.84% 8.39% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 75
Median daily rate £338 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £283 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £1,188 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £330
% change year-on-year -6.66% +13.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -17.58% +82.00%  

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 the South West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 452 608 745
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.58% 20.88% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 439 540
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.47% -35.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £16.00 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.25 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the South West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

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

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

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

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the South West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in the South West

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Somerset +8 14 £350 -23.91% 7
Bristol -5 10 £388 +7.63% 12
Gloucestershire +8 9 £275 -12.00%
Wiltshire 0 7 £375 -64.63%
Dorset +1 1 £325 -47.36% 1
Devon -9 1 £180 -48.57% 6
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 South West region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 88 (83.02%) SQL Server
2 87 (82.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 79 (74.53%) SQL
4 71 (66.98%) Microsoft
5 67 (63.21%) Business Intelligence
6 56 (52.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (50.94%) T-SQL
8 41 (38.68%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (34.91%) MS Excel
10 30 (28.30%) SQL Server 2014
11 29 (27.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 29 (27.36%) .NET
11 29 (27.36%) ETL
12 28 (26.42%) C#
13 23 (21.70%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (15.09%) Migration
16 16 (15.09%) Windows
17 15 (14.15%) JavaScript
17 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
18 14 (13.21%) Data Migration
18 14 (13.21%) Visual Studio
19 13 (12.26%) Data Modelling
19 13 (12.26%) Power BI
20 11 (10.38%) Kimball Methodology
20 11 (10.38%) High Availability
20 11 (10.38%) PowerPivot
20 11 (10.38%) VB.NET
20 11 (10.38%) Advertising

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.72%) IIS
3 4 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.94%) SAS
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (34.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.83%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) SAN
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (83.02%) SQL Server
2 87 (82.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (52.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 41 (38.68%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (28.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 29 (27.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (21.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (12.26%) Power BI
9 11 (10.38%) PowerPivot
10 10 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (6.60%) DTS
11 7 (6.60%) PerformancePoint
12 5 (4.72%) MS Access
12 5 (4.72%) MySQL
13 4 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (3.77%) Ingres
14 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
14 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2016
15 2 (1.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (13.21%) Visual Studio
3 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.83%) MSTest
4 3 (2.83%) NUnit
5 2 (1.89%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.94%) MSI
6 1 (0.94%) Subversion
6 1 (0.94%) WiX
General
1 11 (10.38%) Advertising
2 9 (8.49%) Finance
3 8 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.72%) Marketing
5 4 (3.77%) Electronics
5 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.83%) Retail
7 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 70 (66.04%) Developer
2 32 (30.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 29 (27.36%) SQL Developer
4 21 (19.81%) DBA
5 19 (17.92%) SSRS Developer
6 18 (16.98%) SSIS Developer
7 17 (16.04%) SQL DBA
8 13 (12.26%) SQL BI Developer
9 10 (9.43%) .NET Developer
9 10 (9.43%) Administrator
9 10 (9.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 10 (9.43%) SQL Server Developer
9 10 (9.43%) T-SQL Developer
10 9 (8.49%) Analyst
11 8 (7.55%) Business Developer
11 8 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (7.55%) C# Developer
12 7 (6.60%) SSAS Developer
13 6 (5.66%) ETL Developer
14 5 (4.72%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.36%) .NET
2 7 (6.60%) AngularJS
2 7 (6.60%) Silverlight
2 7 (6.60%) XML
3 3 (2.83%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.83%) MDX
4 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.89%) jQuery
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.94%) Breeze.js
5 1 (0.94%) Durandal
5 1 (0.94%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.94%) Express
5 1 (0.94%) HTML
5 1 (0.94%) Kendo UI
5 1 (0.94%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.94%) WCF
5 1 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Clustering
2 7 (6.60%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.83%) NHS
5 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.94%) CMDB
6 1 (0.94%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.09%) Windows
2 10 (9.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.72%) Linux
4 4 (3.77%) Unix
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (63.21%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (27.36%) ETL
3 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.09%) Migration
5 14 (13.21%) Data Migration
6 13 (12.26%) Data Modelling
7 11 (10.38%) High Availability
7 11 (10.38%) Kimball Methodology
8 7 (6.60%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (6.60%) Data Management
9 6 (5.66%) CRM
9 6 (5.66%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.66%) Issue Tracking
9 6 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.72%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.72%) Workflow
11 4 (3.77%) Database Security
11 4 (3.77%) ERP
11 4 (3.77%) Scrum
11 4 (3.77%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 79 (74.53%) SQL
2 54 (50.94%) T-SQL
3 28 (26.42%) C#
4 15 (14.15%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
5 11 (10.38%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.66%) PHP
7 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.83%) VB
9 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.89%) VBA
10 1 (0.94%) C++
10 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.94%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (5.66%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.72%) Degree
3 2 (1.89%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.89%) MCDBA
3 2 (1.89%) MCITP
3 2 (1.89%) MCPD
3 2 (1.89%) MCSA
3 2 (1.89%) MCSD
3 2 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.89%) SCCM
3 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 71 (66.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.60%) SAP
2 7 (6.60%) Xamarin
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle
4 3 (2.83%) Tableau
4 3 (2.83%) VMware
5 2 (1.89%) Epicor
6 1 (0.94%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.94%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.94%) Percona
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