Period
to 23 August 2019

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 23 August 2019 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
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 185 151
Rank change year-on-year +17 -34 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 61 60 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.95% 0.85% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.79% 4.37% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 74
Thames Valley median daily rate £375 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £341
90th Percentile £600 £530 £496
South East median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Thames Valley median hourly rate - - £52.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -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 1,053 1,372 1,459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 16.44% 19.46% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 825 789
Thames Valley median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £306 £300
90th Percentile £588 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £408
% change year-on-year +2.86% +7.36% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 13 36
Thames Valley median hourly rate £46.19 £47.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +400.00% -
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.10 £9.25
90th Percentile £73.75 £57.20 £50.63
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £19.66
% change year-on-year +18.75% +103.46% -44.62%

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 23 August 2019.

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 23 August 2019. 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
Berkshire +13 34 £431 +13.11% 21
Buckinghamshire +24 18 £275 -31.25% 10
Oxfordshire +15 9 £425 -10.53% 11
SQL Server Reporting Services
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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 46 (75.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 42 (68.85%) SQL
3 40 (65.57%) SQL Server
4 34 (55.74%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (47.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (40.98%) T-SQL
7 21 (34.43%) Azure
7 21 (34.43%) Power BI
7 21 (34.43%) Power Platform
8 20 (32.79%) ETL
8 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
9 15 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (22.95%) Migration
11 12 (19.67%) Data Migration
12 11 (18.03%) Tableau
12 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (18.03%) Data Modelling
13 10 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (13.11%) .NET
14 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
14 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (11.48%) Telerik
15 7 (11.48%) C#
15 7 (11.48%) Database Optimisation
15 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
16 6 (9.84%) Data Architecture
16 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
16 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (9.84%) SSDT

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 1 (1.64%) IIS
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 21 (34.43%) Azure
1 21 (34.43%) Power Platform
2 4 (6.56%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.64%) GCP
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
3 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (75.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 40 (65.57%) SQL Server
3 29 (47.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (34.43%) Power BI
5 15 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (9.84%) SSDT
9 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (4.92%) Big Data
10 3 (4.92%) MySQL
10 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (3.28%) Data Lake
11 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (3.28%) QlikView
11 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.64%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) ERwin
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Automotive
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Billing
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) SQL Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (13.11%) SSIS Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Architect
5 7 (11.48%) Data Architect
6 6 (9.84%) SQL BI Developer
6 6 (9.84%) SSRS Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Azure Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Business Developer
9 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.92%) DBA
9 3 (4.92%) SQL DBA
9 3 (4.92%) SSAS Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.92%) CSS
2 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
2 3 (4.92%) HTML
2 3 (4.92%) jQuery
2 3 (4.92%) WCF
3 2 (3.28%) .NET Core
3 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (3.28%) HTML5
3 2 (3.28%) LINQ
3 2 (3.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.64%) CSS3
4 1 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Clustering
2 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (32.79%) ETL
3 14 (22.95%) Migration
4 12 (19.67%) Data Migration
5 11 (18.03%) Data Modelling
6 10 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.48%) Database Optimisation
9 6 (9.84%) Data Architecture
10 5 (8.20%) DevOps
11 4 (6.56%) Analytics
11 4 (6.56%) Dashboard Development
11 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
11 4 (6.56%) Data Strategy
11 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (4.92%) Customer Requirements
12 3 (4.92%) Kimball Methodology
12 3 (4.92%) Project Management
12 3 (4.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (68.85%) SQL
2 25 (40.98%) T-SQL
3 7 (11.48%) C#
3 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.20%) VBA
5 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.56%) Python
6 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.64%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.64%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
1 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) ACCA
3 1 (1.64%) CIMA
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.64%) MCITP
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) Tableau
3 7 (11.48%) Telerik
4 6 (9.84%) VMware
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle
6 2 (3.28%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix
7 1 (1.64%) Cognos
7 1 (1.64%) Databricks
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) Teradata