Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 136 172
Rank change year-on-year -35 +36 -56
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 65 117 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.91% 1.54% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.97% 7.34% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 128 49
Thames Valley median daily rate £450 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% - +10.71%
10th Percentile £279 £300 £253
90th Percentile £553 £479 £500
South East median daily rate £438 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +12.90% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Thames Valley median hourly rate £22.65 - -
South East median hourly rate £22.65 £32.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year -29.49% +7.08% +43.95%

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 1,308 1,593 1,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 18.38% 20.90% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 936 848
Thames Valley median daily rate £430 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +3.03% +4.43%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £295
90th Percentile £583 £575 £562
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +6.01% +6.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 39
Thames Valley median hourly rate £26.65 £17.48 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.46% +84.00% -40.83%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.00 £30.80
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -11.76% +107.32% -22.64%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +26 27 £463 +8.82% 9
Berkshire -48 22 £450 +2.86% 37
Buckinghamshire +4 17 £382 +5.24% 10
SQL Server Reporting Services
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 54 (83.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 42 (64.62%) SQL Server
3 39 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (56.92%) SQL
5 29 (44.62%) Power BI
6 26 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (38.46%) ETL
7 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (27.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 16 (24.62%) T-SQL
13 15 (23.08%) Azure Data Factory
13 15 (23.08%) Data Lake
13 15 (23.08%) Qlik Sense
13 15 (23.08%) Analytics
14 13 (20.00%) Finance
15 11 (16.92%) Windows
16 10 (15.38%) C#
16 10 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
17 9 (13.85%) Big Data
17 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
17 9 (13.85%) .NET
17 9 (13.85%) Migration
17 9 (13.85%) Scrum
18 8 (12.31%) GDPR
19 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2016
19 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
19 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server

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 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.08%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.08%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.54%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (23.08%) Azure Data Factory
3 7 (10.77%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.08%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (3.08%) Office 365
5 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (83.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 42 (64.62%) SQL Server
3 29 (44.62%) Power BI
4 26 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (27.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 15 (23.08%) Data Lake
7 15 (23.08%) Qlik Sense
8 9 (13.85%) Big Data
9 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
11 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (3.08%) HDInsight
12 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Power View
12 2 (3.08%) PerformancePoint
12 2 (3.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.23%) JIRA
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) MSI
4 1 (1.54%) MSTest
4 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Developer
2 16 (24.62%) SQL Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (18.46%) ETL Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Azure Developer
5 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 6 (9.23%) DBA
6 6 (9.23%) SQL DBA
6 6 (9.23%) SSIS Developer
7 5 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Data Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Azure Architect
8 4 (6.15%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.15%) SQL BI Developer
8 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (6.15%) SSRS Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) XML
3 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.69%) CSS
3 5 (7.69%) HTML
4 3 (4.62%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
4 3 (4.62%) XSLT
5 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.08%) MDX
5 2 (3.08%) WCF
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.54%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.54%) jQuery
6 1 (1.54%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (1.54%) REST
6 1 (1.54%) RESTful
6 1 (1.54%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.54%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.54%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (38.46%) ETL
3 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.08%) Analytics
5 10 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
6 9 (13.85%) Migration
6 9 (13.85%) Scrum
7 7 (10.77%) CRM
8 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (6.15%) Data Migration
10 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.15%) Master Data Management
10 4 (6.15%) MVC
10 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.62%) Data Analytics
11 3 (4.62%) High Availability
11 3 (4.62%) Machine Learning
11 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.62%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.92%) SQL
2 16 (24.62%) T-SQL
3 10 (15.38%) C#
4 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.23%) Python
6 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.62%) VB
7 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.08%) R
7 2 (3.08%) VBA
8 1 (1.54%) C
8 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) MCSA
4 1 (1.54%) MCSE
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) GDPR
2 5 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Foglight
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Sentry
1 1 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Google
3 5 (7.69%) Tableau
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Epicor
5 1 (1.54%) VMware