Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 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 Integration Services (SSIS)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 127 153 144
Rank change year-on-year +26 -9 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 988 908 929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.98% 1.65% 1.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.84% 7.89% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 670 645
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £269
90th Percentile £538 £513 £482
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £403
% change year-on-year - +5.59% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 6
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.94 £26.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.46% +11.83% -40.95%
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.25 £17.50
90th Percentile £73.75 £37.61 £41.25
UK median hourly rate £26.22 £30.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year -15.28% +23.80% -39.76%

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 10,036 11,505 10,831
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 20.13% 20.88% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,508 7,511 6,696
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.94% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £268
90th Percentile £588 £556 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 159 216
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +5.51% +5.47%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.90 £9.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.50 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% +8.20% +7.02%

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 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
South East +46 267 £405 -4.71% 88
North of England +50 247 £375 - 150
Midlands +23 160 £381 +1.67% 83
South West -1 118 £411 +3.46% 41
North West +24 115 £375 - 96
Yorkshire +53 109 £400 +0.31% 44
West Midlands +13 84 £450 +12.50% 48
East of England -3 77 £425 +6.25% 34
East Midlands +17 76 £375 +2.74% 35
Scotland +34 72 £405 +8.00% 14
Wales +13 37 £350 -3.45% 14
North East +7 23 £350 +16.67% 10
Northern Ireland +2 10 £325 -7.14% 2
SQL Server Integration Services
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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.

1 760 (76.92%) SQL
2 728 (73.68%) SQL Server
3 489 (49.49%) Business Intelligence
4 481 (48.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 380 (38.46%) T-SQL
6 376 (38.06%) ETL
7 354 (35.83%) Microsoft
8 335 (33.91%) Data Warehouse
9 292 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
10 291 (29.45%) Power Platform
11 290 (29.35%) Power BI
12 282 (28.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 224 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
14 201 (20.34%) C#
15 174 (17.61%) .NET
16 172 (17.41%) Migration
17 156 (15.79%) Data Modelling
18 127 (12.85%) SQL Server 2012
19 122 (12.35%) Finance
20 116 (11.74%) Data Migration
21 115 (11.64%) Performance Tuning
22 106 (10.73%) Oracle
23 99 (10.02%) Visual Studio
23 99 (10.02%) Analytics
23 99 (10.02%) SQL Server 2016
24 93 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
25 90 (9.11%) Problem-Solving
26 87 (8.81%) Windows
27 82 (8.30%) PowerShell
27 82 (8.30%) DevOps

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 36 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.92%) IIS
3 18 (1.82%) Confluence
4 17 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (1.32%) SAS
6 11 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (1.01%) Apache
7 10 (1.01%) Apache Spark
7 10 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (0.91%) NServiceBus
9 4 (0.40%) CMS
9 4 (0.40%) NetWeaver
9 4 (0.40%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.40%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.30%) OpenEdge
11 2 (0.20%) DNN
12 1 (0.10%) FormScape
12 1 (0.10%) OpenROAD
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 65 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.21%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.91%) Visualfiles
3 6 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.40%) Revive Adserver
4 4 (0.40%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 3 (0.30%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.20%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.20%) JDE World
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.10%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.10%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 292 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 291 (29.45%) Power Platform
3 56 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (4.25%) Azure Data Factory
5 38 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
6 35 (3.54%) PaaS
7 25 (2.53%) SaaS
8 21 (2.13%) Serverless
9 16 (1.62%) IaaS
10 10 (1.01%) Azure Functions
10 10 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.81%) Data Lake Analytics
11 8 (0.81%) iPaaS
12 7 (0.71%) Office 365
13 4 (0.40%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.40%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 4 (0.40%) Force.com
13 4 (0.40%) GitHub
13 4 (0.40%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.81%) SMTP
2 5 (0.51%) Firewall
2 5 (0.51%) IPv4
3 4 (0.40%) FTP
3 4 (0.40%) SAN
4 2 (0.20%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.20%) Network Security
4 2 (0.20%) RFID
5 1 (0.10%) HTTP
5 1 (0.10%) Internet
5 1 (0.10%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.10%) SSH
5 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 728 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 481 (48.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 335 (33.91%) Data Warehouse
4 290 (29.35%) Power BI
5 282 (28.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 127 (12.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 99 (10.02%) SQL Server 2016
8 78 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 71 (7.19%) Relational Database
10 62 (6.28%) SQL Server 2014
11 59 (5.97%) Data Lake
12 55 (5.57%) Azure SQL Database
13 44 (4.45%) Big Data
14 36 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 35 (3.54%) QlikView
16 33 (3.34%) OLAP
17 28 (2.83%) SSDT
18 26 (2.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 23 (2.33%) Star Schema
20 22 (2.23%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 99 (10.02%) Visual Studio
2 67 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 37 (3.74%) JIRA
5 35 (3.54%) Visual Studio Team System
6 21 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (1.11%) Subversion
8 10 (1.01%) SpecFlow
9 9 (0.91%) Selenium
10 8 (0.81%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.71%) ClearCase
12 6 (0.61%) ERwin
13 5 (0.51%) NUnit
13 5 (0.51%) tSQLt
14 4 (0.40%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.40%) JUnit
14 4 (0.40%) Mockito
14 4 (0.40%) MSTest
14 4 (0.40%) Visual Studio Code
15 3 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 122 (12.35%) Finance
2 33 (3.34%) Retail
3 24 (2.43%) Legal
4 21 (2.13%) Banking
5 19 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.11%) Back Office
8 9 (0.91%) Marketing
9 8 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.71%) Local Government
11 5 (0.51%) Billing
11 5 (0.51%) Law
12 4 (0.40%) Publishing
13 2 (0.20%) Advertising
13 2 (0.20%) Electronics
13 2 (0.20%) French Language
13 2 (0.20%) Games
13 2 (0.20%) German Language
13 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 553 (55.97%) Developer
2 244 (24.70%) SQL Developer
3 183 (18.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 119 (12.04%) DBA
5 110 (11.13%) SQL DBA
6 87 (8.81%) Analyst
7 82 (8.30%) SSIS Developer
8 58 (5.87%) SQL BI Developer
9 50 (5.06%) Architect
10 49 (4.96%) Power BI Developer
11 48 (4.86%) ETL Developer
12 47 (4.76%) .NET Developer
13 44 (4.45%) SQL Server DBA
14 43 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 41 (4.15%) Data Analyst
15 41 (4.15%) SQL Server Developer
16 37 (3.74%) Administrator
17 32 (3.24%) C# Developer
17 32 (3.24%) Consultant
18 29 (2.94%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (17.61%) .NET
2 71 (7.19%) XML
3 48 (4.86%) ASP.NET
4 46 (4.66%) .NET Framework
5 29 (2.94%) CSS
5 29 (2.94%) MDX
6 28 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (2.73%) Web Services
8 26 (2.63%) JSON
9 25 (2.53%) AngularJS
10 24 (2.43%) HTML
11 22 (2.23%) REST
11 22 (2.23%) SOAP
12 21 (2.13%) jQuery
13 16 (1.62%) WCF
14 15 (1.52%) XSLT
15 13 (1.32%) .NET Core
15 13 (1.32%) Entity Framework
16 12 (1.21%) Middleware
16 12 (1.21%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 93 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (2.73%) Replication
3 24 (2.43%) NHS
4 20 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 17 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (1.62%) Clustering
8 15 (1.52%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.32%) Data Centre
11 8 (0.81%) Derivative
11 8 (0.81%) Reinsurance
12 6 (0.61%) User Experience
13 5 (0.51%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.40%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.40%) Reference Data
15 3 (0.30%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.30%) DataPower
15 3 (0.30%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 87 (8.81%) Windows
2 26 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 22 (2.23%) Linux
4 15 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (1.21%) Unix
6 6 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.51%) Solaris
8 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.30%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 489 (49.49%) Business Intelligence
2 376 (38.06%) ETL
3 224 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
4 172 (17.41%) Migration
5 156 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 116 (11.74%) Data Migration
7 115 (11.64%) Performance Tuning
8 99 (10.02%) Analytics
9 90 (9.11%) Problem-Solving
10 82 (8.30%) DevOps
11 67 (6.78%) Visualisation
12 59 (5.97%) Data Analysis
13 57 (5.77%) Data Management
14 55 (5.57%) CRM
15 45 (4.55%) Scrum
16 43 (4.35%) Data Integration
17 42 (4.25%) Kimball Methodology
18 40 (4.05%) Data Transformation
18 40 (4.05%) Dimensional Modelling
19 39 (3.95%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 760 (76.92%) SQL
2 380 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 201 (20.34%) C#
4 82 (8.30%) PowerShell
5 42 (4.25%) VBA
6 40 (4.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 40 (4.05%) JavaScript
7 36 (3.64%) Python
8 31 (3.14%) PL/SQL
9 27 (2.73%) VB
10 17 (1.72%) Java
11 15 (1.52%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.11%) R
13 10 (1.01%) VB6
14 8 (0.81%) ANSI SQL
14 8 (0.81%) C
15 4 (0.40%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.40%) Scala
15 4 (0.40%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 78 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 63 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 25 (2.53%) Degree
3 25 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.32%) MCSE
5 11 (1.11%) ISEB
5 11 (1.11%) MCSA
6 10 (1.01%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.91%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.61%) MCITP
10 4 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.40%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.20%) ACCA
12 2 (0.20%) CIMA
13 1 (0.10%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.10%) HNC
13 1 (0.10%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.28%) Data Quality
2 27 (2.73%) QA
3 12 (1.21%) GDPR
4 8 (0.81%) SLA
5 3 (0.30%) IFRS
5 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.30%) PMO
6 2 (0.20%) GxP
6 2 (0.20%) HL7
7 1 (0.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.40%) Docker
6 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (0.61%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.40%) Puppet
2 4 (0.40%) Terraform
3 3 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.20%) Ansible
4 2 (0.20%) Control-M
4 2 (0.20%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.20%) SCOM
5 1 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 354 (35.83%) Microsoft
2 106 (10.73%) Oracle
3 62 (6.28%) Tableau
4 22 (2.23%) SAP
5 17 (1.72%) Databricks
6 16 (1.62%) VMware
7 13 (1.32%) Remedy
8 12 (1.21%) Informatica
8 12 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.11%) Talend
10 9 (0.91%) IBM
11 8 (0.81%) Teradata
12 7 (0.71%) Cognos
12 7 (0.71%) Telerik
13 6 (0.61%) BMC
13 6 (0.61%) Sybase
14 5 (0.51%) Google
14 5 (0.51%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.51%) TIBCO
15 4 (0.40%) Sparx