The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 25 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)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 17 21
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 3 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.56% 4.49% 4.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.38% 30.77% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £320 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -3.00% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +24.24% -  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 32 26 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 27.35% 14.61% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 28
Median daily rate £325 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £473 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Staffordshire

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in Staffordshire

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 2 £315 -6.66% 1
SQL Server Reporting Services
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) OLAP
4 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) DTS
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (14.29%) MDX
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) TypeScript

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (14.29%) DTS
4 1 (14.29%) OLAP
4 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI
4 1 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Report Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Report Writer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports Writer
4 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SSRS Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau