Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 20 August 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)
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 146 136
Rank change year-on-year -30 -10 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 63 91 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.89% 1.28% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.63% 6.30% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 69 82
Thames Valley median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £338 £277
90th Percentile £553 £500 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.13% +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Thames Valley median hourly rate - £52.50 -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -50.00% - -

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Thames Valley
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,361 1,444 1,519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 19.22% 20.26% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 782 900
Thames Valley median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £297
90th Percentile £588 £550 £526
South East median daily rate £438 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +8.02% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 32
Thames Valley median hourly rate £47.50 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% - -62.00%
10th Percentile £11.10 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £57.20 £50.88 £24.88
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £19.48 £35.50
% change year-on-year +105.37% -45.13% +42.00%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing SQL Server Reporting Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the Thames Valley

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the Thames Valley

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Thames Valley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in the Thames Valley

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the Thames Valley

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in the Thames Valley

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 Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Oxfordshire +18 29 £475 +18.75% 8
Buckinghamshire +14 18 £400 +3.23% 10
Berkshire -63 16 £375 -11.76% 18
SQL Server Reporting Services
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 60 (95.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 44 (69.84%) SQL Server
3 42 (66.67%) SQL
4 32 (50.79%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
6 27 (42.86%) ETL
7 22 (34.92%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (34.92%) Power BI
8 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (26.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (25.40%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (25.40%) T-SQL
11 15 (23.81%) Migration
11 15 (23.81%) GDPR
12 14 (22.22%) Analytics
12 14 (22.22%) Finance
13 13 (20.63%) Scrum
13 13 (20.63%) C#
14 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
15 11 (17.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 11 (17.46%) Kimball Methodology
15 11 (17.46%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (17.46%) Big Data
16 10 (15.87%) Qlik Sense
17 9 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
17 9 (14.29%) JIRA
17 9 (14.29%) .NET
18 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
18 8 (12.70%) PCI DSS
18 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.52%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.17%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) SAS
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.17%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.59%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.70%) Azure Data Factory
3 7 (11.11%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.17%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Office 365
5 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (95.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 44 (69.84%) SQL Server
3 22 (34.92%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (34.92%) Power BI
4 17 (26.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (17.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 11 (17.46%) Big Data
7 10 (15.87%) Qlik Sense
8 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
10 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (6.35%) Data Lake
11 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
11 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (6.35%) SSDT
12 3 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) JIRA
2 6 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.76%) Subversion
3 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.59%) MSI
4 1 (1.59%) MSTest
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Publishing
3 2 (3.17%) Back Office
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (19.05%) ETL Developer
4 11 (17.46%) SQL Developer
5 8 (12.70%) DBA
5 8 (12.70%) SQL DBA
6 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (6.35%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Azure Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Data Migration Lead
8 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Database Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Power BI Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior DBA
9 2 (3.17%) Senior SQL DBA
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) .NET
2 6 (9.52%) SAP Smart Forms
3 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.94%) XML
4 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.35%) CSS
4 4 (6.35%) HTML
5 3 (4.76%) Entity Framework
5 3 (4.76%) WCF
5 3 (4.76%) Web Services
5 3 (4.76%) XSLT
6 2 (3.17%) jQuery
7 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.59%) JSON
7 1 (1.59%) REST
7 1 (1.59%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.59%) SOAP
7 1 (1.59%) WPF
7 1 (1.59%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (1.59%) Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) Fintech
3 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.59%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.59%) iSeries
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) RIA
3 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (42.86%) ETL
3 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.81%) Migration
5 14 (22.22%) Analytics
6 13 (20.63%) Scrum
7 11 (17.46%) Kimball Methodology
7 11 (17.46%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
9 7 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 7 (11.11%) High Availability
10 6 (9.52%) CRM
10 6 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (7.94%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (7.94%) Data Architecture
11 5 (7.94%) Data Migration
11 5 (7.94%) MVC
11 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.35%) Machine Learning
12 4 (6.35%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (66.67%) SQL
2 16 (25.40%) T-SQL
3 13 (20.63%) C#
4 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.35%) Python
7 3 (4.76%) R
8 2 (3.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (3.17%) VBA
9 1 (1.59%) F#
9 1 (1.59%) Java
9 1 (1.59%) VB
9 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) MCSE
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.81%) GDPR
2 8 (12.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Foglight
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Sentry
1 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Google
2 7 (11.11%) SAP
2 7 (11.11%) Tableau
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Capita
4 1 (1.59%) Informatica
4 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.59%) Talend
4 1 (1.59%) Teradata
4 1 (1.59%) Vertica
4 1 (1.59%) VMware