Period
to 18 December 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 18 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 Integration Services (SSIS)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 138 102
Rank change year-on-year -10 -36 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 1,021 1,007 1,294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.83% 1.88% 2.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.57% 9.13% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 757 934
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £247
90th Percentile £525 £494 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.88 £40.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.81% +5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £16.82 £16.38 £17.15
90th Percentile £47.38 £53.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £32.88 £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -6.07% -7.89% +26.67%

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 11,910 11,029 12,196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.33% 20.56% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,748 7,038 7,718
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £306 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £560 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 197 297
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £13.65 £14.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £56.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £30.95 £28.18
% change year-on-year +3.39% +9.83% +2.47%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 18 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
North of England +17 314 £375 +4.17% 143
South East -28 236 £425 +17.24% 75
Yorkshire +12 165 £400 +14.29% 61
Midlands -14 154 £425 +13.33% 70
South West -16 136 £413 +3.13% 38
North West -11 119 £375 - 76
East of England -6 108 £425 +17.24% 54
West Midlands -39 85 £450 +20.00% 30
East Midlands +17 65 £400 +12.28% 40
Scotland +1 56 £375 - 15
North East +13 30 £360 +6.67% 6
Wales -51 18 £406 +26.16% 13
Northern Ireland +17 1 - - 1
SQL Server Integration Services
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 797 (78.06%) SQL
2 744 (72.87%) SQL Server
3 649 (63.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 470 (46.03%) Business Intelligence
5 446 (43.68%) T-SQL
6 421 (41.23%) Microsoft
7 417 (40.84%) ETL
8 351 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
9 327 (32.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 255 (24.98%) Power BI
11 232 (22.72%) Microsoft Azure
12 230 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
13 216 (21.16%) C#
14 206 (20.18%) .NET
15 201 (19.69%) Migration
16 192 (18.81%) Finance
17 153 (14.99%) Data Migration
18 138 (13.52%) Oracle
19 136 (13.32%) SQL Server 2016
20 129 (12.63%) Data Modelling
21 102 (9.99%) ASP.NET
22 100 (9.79%) SQL Server 2008
23 96 (9.40%) Analytics
24 95 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
25 92 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
26 90 (8.81%) Visual Studio
27 89 (8.72%) PowerShell
27 89 (8.72%) Team Foundation Server
28 85 (8.33%) Windows
29 83 (8.13%) SQL Server 2014

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 29 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.47%) SAS
3 14 (1.37%) IIS
4 12 (1.18%) Confluence
5 8 (0.78%) NServiceBus
6 7 (0.69%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.59%) K2 blackpearl
8 5 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.39%) Apache
10 3 (0.29%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.29%) CMS
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.098%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.098%) Documentum
11 1 (0.098%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.098%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.098%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.098%) WordPress
Applications
1 69 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.098%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 59 (5.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.59%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.29%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.098%) Actimize
6 1 (0.098%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.098%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 232 (22.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (6.56%) Dynamics 365
3 58 (5.68%) Azure Data Factory
4 44 (4.31%) PaaS
5 23 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (2.15%) IaaS
7 18 (1.76%) Office 365
8 17 (1.67%) SaaS
9 8 (0.78%) iPaaS
10 7 (0.69%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.59%) Serverless
12 3 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.29%) Azure Functions
12 3 (0.29%) Data Lake Analytics
13 2 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.20%) Sage Pay
14 1 (0.098%) GitHub
14 1 (0.098%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.098%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.69%) DNS
2 4 (0.39%) FTP
2 4 (0.39%) HTTP
3 3 (0.29%) Intranet
3 3 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (0.29%) SMS
3 3 (0.29%) SMTP
3 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.20%) Broadband
4 2 (0.20%) DHCP
4 2 (0.20%) SAN
4 2 (0.20%) SSH
4 2 (0.20%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.098%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.098%) Internet
5 1 (0.098%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.098%) SSL
5 1 (0.098%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 744 (72.87%) SQL Server
2 649 (63.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 351 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
4 327 (32.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 255 (24.98%) Power BI
6 136 (13.32%) SQL Server 2016
7 100 (9.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 95 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 83 (8.13%) SQL Server 2014
10 70 (6.86%) Relational Database
11 62 (6.07%) Data Lake
12 50 (4.90%) Azure SQL Database
13 43 (4.21%) Big Data
14 36 (3.53%) NoSQL
15 35 (3.43%) HDInsight
16 33 (3.23%) Oracle Database
17 30 (2.94%) Hadoop
17 30 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 29 (2.84%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 27 (2.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 90 (8.81%) Visual Studio
2 89 (8.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (4.21%) JIRA
3 43 (4.21%) Visual Studio Team System
4 27 (2.64%) Subversion
5 26 (2.55%) Git (software)
6 23 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 12 (1.18%) MSTest
8 11 (1.08%) NUnit
8 11 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (0.78%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.39%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.39%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (0.39%) Maven
10 4 (0.39%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.29%) Ranorex
11 3 (0.29%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.20%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.20%) Mockito
12 2 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 192 (18.81%) Finance
2 44 (4.31%) Retail
3 28 (2.74%) Marketing
4 18 (1.76%) Back Office
4 18 (1.76%) Banking
5 17 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 9 (0.88%) Electronics
7 9 (0.88%) Legal
8 8 (0.78%) Local Government
9 7 (0.69%) Advertising
9 7 (0.69%) Publishing
10 6 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (0.49%) Games
12 3 (0.29%) Law
13 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.098%) Automotive
14 1 (0.098%) German Language
14 1 (0.098%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 649 (63.57%) Developer
2 299 (29.29%) SQL Developer
3 210 (20.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 112 (10.97%) DBA
5 110 (10.77%) SSIS Developer
6 107 (10.48%) Analyst
7 103 (10.09%) SQL DBA
8 85 (8.33%) ETL Developer
9 84 (8.23%) SQL Server Developer
10 68 (6.66%) .NET Developer
11 65 (6.37%) SQL BI Developer
12 46 (4.51%) SQL Server DBA
13 44 (4.31%) C# Developer
14 42 (4.11%) SSRS Developer
15 36 (3.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 35 (3.43%) T-SQL Developer
17 33 (3.23%) Data Analyst
18 32 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
18 32 (3.13%) Consultant
18 32 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (20.18%) .NET
2 102 (9.99%) ASP.NET
3 73 (7.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 72 (7.05%) .NET Framework
5 53 (5.19%) XML
6 45 (4.41%) Web Services
7 41 (4.02%) HTML
8 37 (3.62%) JSON
8 37 (3.62%) MDX
9 32 (3.13%) Entity Framework
10 31 (3.04%) jQuery
11 30 (2.94%) CSS
11 30 (2.94%) WCF
12 27 (2.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (2.45%) AngularJS
14 20 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (1.76%) REST
15 18 (1.76%) RESTful
16 17 (1.67%) .NET Core
17 16 (1.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (1.96%) Reference Data
3 19 (1.86%) Replication
4 17 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 15 (1.47%) Data Structures
5 15 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (1.37%) Clustering
7 12 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (1.08%) NHS
9 10 (0.98%) Reinsurance
10 8 (0.78%) Data Centre
11 7 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.69%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.59%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.49%) Analytical Mindset
13 5 (0.49%) User Experience
14 4 (0.39%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.39%) Mobile App
15 2 (0.20%) EPoS
15 2 (0.20%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 85 (8.33%) Windows
2 36 (3.53%) Windows Server
3 17 (1.67%) Linux
4 10 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (0.88%) Unix
6 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.29%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.098%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.098%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.098%) VMS
8 1 (0.098%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (46.03%) Business Intelligence
2 417 (40.84%) ETL
3 230 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
4 201 (19.69%) Migration
5 153 (14.99%) Data Migration
6 129 (12.63%) Data Modelling
7 96 (9.40%) Analytics
8 81 (7.93%) Visualisation
9 77 (7.54%) Problem-Solving
10 72 (7.05%) Kimball Methodology
11 70 (6.86%) CRM
12 68 (6.66%) Performance Tuning
13 64 (6.27%) Data Analysis
14 63 (6.17%) MVC
15 60 (5.88%) ETL Development
16 58 (5.68%) DevOps
16 58 (5.68%) Scrum
17 50 (4.90%) SDLC
18 44 (4.31%) TDD
19 41 (4.02%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 797 (78.06%) SQL
2 446 (43.68%) T-SQL
3 216 (21.16%) C#
4 89 (8.72%) PowerShell
5 78 (7.64%) JavaScript
6 57 (5.58%) PL/SQL
7 37 (3.62%) VBA
8 27 (2.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 20 (1.96%) Python
10 18 (1.76%) VB
11 15 (1.47%) Java
12 13 (1.27%) Shell Script
12 13 (1.27%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.69%) R
14 5 (0.49%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.39%) U-SQL
16 3 (0.29%) VBScript
17 2 (0.20%) ABAP
17 2 (0.20%) Go
17 2 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 61 (5.97%) Security Cleared
2 42 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 18 (1.76%) Degree
4 16 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.18%) MCSE
6 5 (0.49%) MCITP
7 4 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.29%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.20%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.20%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.20%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.20%) HND
9 2 (0.20%) MCTS
10 1 (0.098%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.098%) ISEB
10 1 (0.098%) MBCS
10 1 (0.098%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.098%) OCP
10 1 (0.098%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.098%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.19%) Data Quality
2 30 (2.94%) GDPR
3 24 (2.35%) QA
4 5 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 9002
5 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) PMO
5 2 (0.20%) SLA
5 2 (0.20%) TickIT
6 1 (0.098%) GAMP
6 1 (0.098%) HL7
6 1 (0.098%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.098%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (1.18%) Docker
4 2 (0.20%) Squid
4 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.098%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
1 8 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.39%) SCOM
4 3 (0.29%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.20%) Control-M
5 2 (0.20%) SQL Sentry
6 1 (0.098%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.098%) Foglight
6 1 (0.098%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.098%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.098%) Puppet
6 1 (0.098%) Terraform
Vendors
1 421 (41.23%) Microsoft
2 138 (13.52%) Oracle
3 68 (6.66%) Tableau
4 56 (5.48%) SAP
5 29 (2.84%) Teradata
6 19 (1.86%) Talend
7 12 (1.18%) Cognos
7 12 (1.18%) IBM
7 12 (1.18%) Informatica
8 9 (0.88%) Google
9 7 (0.69%) Databricks
9 7 (0.69%) Netezza
9 7 (0.69%) Workday
10 6 (0.59%) RedGate
10 6 (0.59%) Sybase
11 4 (0.39%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.39%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.29%) Alteryx
12 3 (0.29%) Blue Prism