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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 18 18 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.92% 4.46% 2.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.38% 21.21% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £313 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +29.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £328
% change year-on-year -6.66% +14.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +80.00%  

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 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 26 33 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 18.98% 21.02% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 33
Median daily rate £325 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +2.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 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
Stoke-on-Trent +1 1 - -
Tamworth - 1 £300 - 2
Stafford - 1 £325 -
SQL Server Reporting Services
West Midlands

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Advertising
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (12.50%) Power BI
9 2 (12.50%) Replication
9 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
9 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 2 (12.50%) OLAP
9 2 (12.50%) Migration
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (12.50%) ETL
9 2 (12.50%) Star Schema
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET

SQL Server Reporting Services
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
5 2 (12.50%) OLAP
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (12.50%) Power BI
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (12.50%) Star Schema
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (6.25%) QlikView
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (31.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (25.00%) DBA
3 4 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (18.75%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Report Writer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 2 (12.50%) ETL
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau