Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 144 160
Rank change year-on-year -29 +16 -40
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 61 103 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.88% 1.39% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.66% 6.55% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 97 63
Thames Valley median daily rate £438 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £335 £263
90th Percentile £553 £476 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Thames Valley median hourly rate - £60.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £47.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +58.33% +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 1,309 1,573 1,519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 18.80% 21.21% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 902 906
Thames Valley median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.90%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £288
90th Percentile £575 £550 £559
South East median daily rate £448 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.88% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 36
Thames Valley median hourly rate £39.00 £15.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.00% +57.89% -57.78%
10th Percentile £11.05 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £55.90 £51.13 £26.50
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +22.45%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 32 £450 +16.13% 12
Berkshire -43 16 £450 +5.88% 29
Buckinghamshire -5 13 £410 +5.81% 9
SQL Server Reporting Services
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 55 (90.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 39 (63.93%) SQL Server
3 36 (59.02%) SQL
4 34 (55.74%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
6 28 (45.90%) Power BI
7 24 (39.34%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (36.07%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (31.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (31.15%) ETL
10 18 (29.51%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 15 (24.59%) Qlik Sense
12 14 (22.95%) Data Lake
12 14 (22.95%) Azure Data Factory
13 13 (21.31%) Analytics
13 13 (21.31%) Windows
14 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
15 10 (16.39%) C#
15 10 (16.39%) Scrum
15 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
15 10 (16.39%) GDPR
15 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2016
16 9 (14.75%) .NET
17 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
17 8 (13.11%) XML
17 8 (13.11%) Finance
17 8 (13.11%) Migration
17 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (13.11%) Big Data

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 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.20%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.28%) Confluence
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.64%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (22.95%) Azure Data Factory
3 7 (11.48%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.28%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (3.28%) Office 365
5 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.64%) IaaS
5 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (90.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 39 (63.93%) SQL Server
3 28 (45.90%) Power BI
4 24 (39.34%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (31.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (29.51%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 15 (24.59%) Qlik Sense
8 14 (22.95%) Data Lake
9 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (13.11%) Big Data
11 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (3.28%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
14 2 (3.28%) PowerPivot
14 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (3.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) JIRA
1 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) MSI
3 1 (1.64%) MSTest
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Publishing
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) Developer
2 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Developer
3 9 (14.75%) ETL Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Azure Developer
4 8 (13.11%) DBA
4 8 (13.11%) SQL DBA
5 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Architect
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Azure Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) XML
3 7 (11.48%) CSS
3 7 (11.48%) HTML
4 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
5 5 (8.20%) SAP Smart Forms
5 5 (8.20%) XSLT
6 3 (4.92%) Web Services
7 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.28%) WCF
8 1 (1.64%) ADO
8 1 (1.64%) DHTML
8 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.64%) jQuery
8 1 (1.64%) JSON
8 1 (1.64%) REST
8 1 (1.64%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.64%) SOAP
8 1 (1.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.64%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.15%) ETL
4 13 (21.31%) Analytics
5 10 (16.39%) Scrum
6 8 (13.11%) Migration
6 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.48%) CRM
7 7 (11.48%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (8.20%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (8.20%) MVC
8 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.20%) Workflow
9 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.56%) High Availability
9 4 (6.56%) Master Data Management
10 3 (4.92%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.92%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (4.92%) Machine Learning
10 3 (4.92%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) SQL
2 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
3 10 (16.39%) C#
3 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
4 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) Python
6 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.28%) R
7 2 (3.28%) VB
7 2 (3.28%) VBA
8 1 (1.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) MCSE
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) GDPR
2 5 (8.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Foglight
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Sentry
2 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) Google
2 7 (11.48%) Tableau
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards