Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for SQL Server Integration Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server Integration Services over the 6 months to 16 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 Integration Services (SSIS)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 143 112
Rank change year-on-year -23 -31 -34
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 919 929 1,269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.68% 1.78% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.02% 8.37% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 679 918
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% +4.41%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £250
90th Percentile £517 £494 £475
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.18% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £28.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.48% -25.81% +29.17%
10th Percentile £16.09 £19.55 £16.25
90th Percentile £36.08 £52.25 £51.12
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -20.00% -29.03% +29.17%

SQL Server Integration 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11,461 11,096 13,168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 20.89% 21.28% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,535 6,946 8,354
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 223 343
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +12.28% -3.39%
10th Percentile £12.03 £12.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £47.20
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.26% +1.33%

SQL Server Integration Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing SQL Server Integration Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Integration Services in the UK excluding London

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Integration Services in the UK excluding London

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Integration Services in the UK excluding London

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Integration Services in the UK excluding London

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server Integration Services in the UK excluding London

SQL Server Integration Services
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 16 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
North of England -15 256 £375 +3.45% 152
South East -38 219 £413 +10.00% 92
Midlands +9 143 £388 -3.13% 84
East of England +18 120 £425 +17.24% 40
South West -7 120 £400 - 38
Yorkshire -13 114 £406 +16.07% 63
North West -30 107 £375 - 72
West Midlands -23 70 £400 +6.67% 53
East Midlands +22 68 £375 -7.98% 31
Scotland -22 44 £375 -6.25% 21
North East +30 35 £350 +16.67% 17
Wales -39 15 £415 +18.57% 11
Northern Ireland +17 4 - - 4
SQL Server Integration Services
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Integration 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for SQL Server Integration Services.

1 717 (78.02%) SQL
2 689 (74.97%) SQL Server
3 572 (62.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 428 (46.57%) Business Intelligence
5 397 (43.20%) Microsoft
6 396 (43.09%) T-SQL
7 342 (37.21%) ETL
8 311 (33.84%) Data Warehouse
9 290 (31.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 230 (25.03%) C#
11 213 (23.18%) .NET
12 207 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
13 179 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
14 176 (19.15%) Power BI
15 154 (16.76%) Finance
16 149 (16.21%) Migration
17 139 (15.13%) Oracle
18 120 (13.06%) SQL Server 2016
19 112 (12.19%) ASP.NET
20 105 (11.43%) Data Modelling
21 104 (11.32%) Data Migration
22 103 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
23 92 (10.01%) SQL Server 2012
24 86 (9.36%) Team Foundation Server
24 86 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
25 83 (9.03%) Relational Database
26 81 (8.81%) Analytics
27 80 (8.71%) Problem-Solving
27 80 (8.71%) JavaScript
27 80 (8.71%) CRM

SQL Server Integration Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 40 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.52%) K2 blackpearl
3 12 (1.31%) SAS
4 11 (1.20%) Apache Spark
4 11 (1.20%) IIS
5 10 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (0.98%) Confluence
6 9 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.33%) CMS
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.22%) Apache
10 1 (0.11%) Anypoint
10 1 (0.11%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.11%) DNN
10 1 (0.11%) Documentum
10 1 (0.11%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 73 (7.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (2.18%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.18%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 60 (6.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.44%) Infor M3
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.33%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.22%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.11%) Actimize
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.11%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 179 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (6.75%) Dynamics 365
3 46 (5.01%) Azure Data Factory
4 23 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (2.39%) PaaS
6 20 (2.18%) Office 365
7 10 (1.09%) IaaS
8 7 (0.76%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.76%) iPaaS
9 6 (0.65%) Azure Machine Learning
10 5 (0.54%) Data Lake Analytics
10 5 (0.54%) Serverless
11 4 (0.44%) Azure Functions
11 4 (0.44%) SaaS
12 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.33%) Trello
13 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.22%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
14 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.11%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.65%) SMS
2 5 (0.54%) DNS
3 4 (0.44%) FTP
3 4 (0.44%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.33%) HTTP
5 2 (0.22%) SSL
5 2 (0.22%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.11%) Broadband
6 1 (0.11%) Internet
6 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.11%) SAN
6 1 (0.11%) SMTP
6 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 689 (74.97%) SQL Server
2 572 (62.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 311 (33.84%) Data Warehouse
4 290 (31.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 176 (19.15%) Power BI
6 120 (13.06%) SQL Server 2016
7 103 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 92 (10.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 83 (9.03%) Relational Database
10 79 (8.60%) SQL Server 2014
11 45 (4.90%) Azure SQL Database
11 45 (4.90%) NoSQL
12 43 (4.68%) Big Data
13 41 (4.46%) Data Lake
14 32 (3.48%) Hadoop
14 32 (3.48%) MySQL
15 31 (3.37%) OLAP
16 29 (3.16%) RDBMS
16 29 (3.16%) SSDT
17 28 (3.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 86 (9.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 79 (8.60%) Visual Studio
3 41 (4.46%) JIRA
4 26 (2.83%) Visual Studio Team System
5 23 (2.50%) Subversion
6 22 (2.39%) Git (software)
7 19 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 12 (1.31%) MSTest
8 12 (1.31%) NUnit
9 11 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (0.87%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.65%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.54%) Rational Rhapsody
13 4 (0.44%) Jasmine
13 4 (0.44%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (0.44%) ReSharper
14 3 (0.33%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 2 (0.22%) Bitbucket
16 1 (0.11%) YouTrack
General
1 154 (16.76%) Finance
2 43 (4.68%) Retail
3 30 (3.26%) Marketing
4 20 (2.18%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.07%) Banking
6 17 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.74%) Back Office
8 13 (1.41%) Advertising
8 13 (1.41%) Legal
9 10 (1.09%) Electronics
10 8 (0.87%) Local Government
11 5 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.44%) Publishing
13 3 (0.33%) Automotive
13 3 (0.33%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.33%) Law
14 2 (0.22%) Games
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 601 (65.40%) Developer
2 241 (26.22%) SQL Developer
3 182 (19.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 99 (10.77%) DBA
5 93 (10.12%) SSIS Developer
6 90 (9.79%) SQL DBA
7 80 (8.71%) Analyst
8 75 (8.16%) ETL Developer
9 72 (7.83%) SQL Server Developer
10 63 (6.86%) .NET Developer
11 46 (5.01%) C# Developer
12 42 (4.57%) SQL BI Developer
13 41 (4.46%) SQL Server DBA
14 36 (3.92%) SSRS Developer
15 35 (3.81%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 32 (3.48%) Architect
16 32 (3.48%) T-SQL Developer
17 31 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
18 29 (3.16%) Azure Developer
18 29 (3.16%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (23.18%) .NET
2 112 (12.19%) ASP.NET
3 72 (7.83%) .NET Framework
4 64 (6.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 57 (6.20%) Web Services
6 50 (5.44%) XML
7 48 (5.22%) HTML
8 45 (4.90%) Entity Framework
9 40 (4.35%) WCF
10 39 (4.24%) CSS
11 27 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (2.72%) AngularJS
13 24 (2.61%) JSON
13 24 (2.61%) MDX
14 22 (2.39%) jQuery
15 18 (1.96%) HTML5
16 14 (1.52%) SAP Smart Forms
17 13 (1.41%) .NET Core
17 13 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
18 12 (1.31%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 86 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (2.39%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (2.18%) Clustering
4 19 (2.07%) Replication
5 16 (1.74%) Data Structures
6 15 (1.63%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.52%) Reference Data
8 12 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (1.20%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.09%) NHS
10 10 (1.09%) Reinsurance
11 9 (0.98%) Data Centre
12 7 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.76%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.76%) User Experience
13 6 (0.65%) Computer Science
14 5 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
15 4 (0.44%) Client/Server
16 2 (0.22%) Algorithms
16 2 (0.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (7.73%) Windows
2 42 (4.57%) Windows Server
3 14 (1.52%) Linux
4 10 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.54%) Unix
5 5 (0.54%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.11%) Android
7 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.11%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.11%) VMS
7 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (46.57%) Business Intelligence
2 342 (37.21%) ETL
3 207 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (16.21%) Migration
5 105 (11.43%) Data Modelling
6 104 (11.32%) Data Migration
7 81 (8.81%) Analytics
8 80 (8.71%) CRM
8 80 (8.71%) Problem-Solving
9 78 (8.49%) Performance Tuning
10 77 (8.38%) Visualisation
11 60 (6.53%) ETL Development
12 59 (6.42%) Kimball Methodology
13 51 (5.55%) MVC
14 48 (5.22%) Scrum
15 44 (4.79%) TDD
16 43 (4.68%) Stakeholder Management
17 42 (4.57%) Data Integration
18 40 (4.35%) SDLC
19 39 (4.24%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 717 (78.02%) SQL
2 396 (43.09%) T-SQL
3 230 (25.03%) C#
4 80 (8.71%) JavaScript
5 78 (8.49%) PowerShell
6 50 (5.44%) PL/SQL
7 37 (4.03%) VBA
8 26 (2.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 20 (2.18%) VB
10 16 (1.74%) Python
10 16 (1.74%) VB.NET
11 13 (1.41%) Java
12 11 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.87%) R
14 6 (0.65%) VBScript
15 5 (0.54%) U-SQL
16 3 (0.33%) C
16 3 (0.33%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.33%) VB6
17 2 (0.22%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 48 (5.22%) Security Cleared
2 35 (3.81%) SC Cleared
3 19 (2.07%) Degree
4 15 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.09%) MCSE
6 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.22%) HND
6 2 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.11%) MBCS
7 1 (0.11%) MCITP
7 1 (0.11%) MCSA
7 1 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.22%) Data Quality
2 26 (2.83%) GDPR
3 23 (2.50%) QA
4 6 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.54%) HL7
6 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.22%) ISO 9002
6 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.22%) PMO
6 2 (0.22%) TickIT
7 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (2.50%) Docker
2 14 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.11%) HDFS
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (1.41%) Failover Clustering
2 8 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.44%) SCOM
4 3 (0.33%) SQL Sentry
5 2 (0.22%) Control-M
5 2 (0.22%) Foglight
6 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.11%) Puppet
6 1 (0.11%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 397 (43.20%) Microsoft
2 139 (15.13%) Oracle
3 62 (6.75%) Tableau
4 58 (6.31%) SAP
5 33 (3.59%) Teradata
6 15 (1.63%) Cognos
6 15 (1.63%) Talend
7 14 (1.52%) IBM
8 11 (1.20%) Informatica
9 9 (0.98%) Google
10 7 (0.76%) Netezza
10 7 (0.76%) Workday
11 5 (0.54%) HP
12 4 (0.44%) Databricks
12 4 (0.44%) Infor
12 4 (0.44%) InterSystems
12 4 (0.44%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.44%) RedGate
12 4 (0.44%) Sybase
13 3 (0.33%) VMware