Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 September 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
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 151 140
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 -62
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 1,833 1,723 2,018
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.81% 1.76% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.97% 7.84% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,409 1,281 1,464
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £269
90th Percentile £588 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 18
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £27.25 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.59% -29.68% +30.25%
10th Percentile £17.00 £17.50 £16.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £59.63 £48.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £27.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -19.27% -29.68% +30.25%

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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22,994 21,966 23,928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.74% 22.42% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,123 14,662 16,015
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 276 389
UK median hourly rate £28.00 £29.81 £29.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.07% +0.97% +0.08%
10th Percentile £13.30 £12.44 £11.25
90th Percentile £56.00 £53.75 £48.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.45 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -11.45% +8.77% -4.20%

SQL Server Integration Services
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SQL Server Integration Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Integration Services in the UK

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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

SQL Server Integration Services
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 23 September 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
England +7 1,750 £436 +2.65% 604
UK excluding London -14 925 £400 +6.67% 390
London +10 890 £490 +8.89% 237
North of England -7 265 £375 +3.45% 123
South East -24 233 £425 +13.33% 91
Midlands -5 139 £375 +0.67% 94
East of England +8 113 £400 +10.34% 29
Yorkshire -1 113 £415 +18.57% 41
South West -7 111 £400 +2.56% 30
North West -38 103 £375 - 68
East Midlands +14 68 £375 -6.25% 53
West Midlands -30 66 £394 +8.62% 41
North East +29 49 £300 - 14
Scotland -14 44 £375 -6.25% 15
Wales -41 14 £400 +14.29% 5
Northern Ireland +21 8 £350 -11.95% 3

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 with a requirement for SQL Server Integration Services.

1 1,429 (77.96%) SQL
2 1,280 (69.83%) SQL Server
3 1,083 (59.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 910 (49.65%) Business Intelligence
5 859 (46.86%) Microsoft
6 690 (37.64%) T-SQL
7 676 (36.88%) Data Warehouse
8 645 (35.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 634 (34.59%) ETL
10 543 (29.62%) C#
11 505 (27.55%) .NET
12 470 (25.64%) Finance
13 437 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
14 407 (22.20%) Power BI
15 333 (18.17%) Microsoft Azure
16 259 (14.13%) ASP.NET
17 247 (13.48%) Analytics
18 229 (12.49%) Data Modelling
19 222 (12.11%) Problem-Solving
20 221 (12.06%) Banking
21 206 (11.24%) Migration
22 203 (11.07%) Oracle
23 197 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
24 181 (9.87%) SQL Server 2012
24 181 (9.87%) MVC
25 178 (9.71%) Visualisation
26 170 (9.27%) SQL Server 2016
27 168 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
27 168 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
28 160 (8.73%) WCF

SQL Server Integration Services
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 73 (3.98%) SharePoint
2 35 (1.91%) Apache Spark
3 28 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (1.47%) SAS
5 15 (0.82%) K2 blackpearl
6 13 (0.71%) IIS
7 12 (0.65%) Confluence
8 9 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (0.44%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.33%) NServiceBus
11 5 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.16%) CMS
13 3 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.11%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.11%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.055%) Captiva
15 1 (0.055%) DNN
Applications
1 139 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 22 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.33%) Acrobat
6 6 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 65 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.76%) NetSuite
4 12 (0.65%) Markit EDM
5 7 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.22%) Infor M3
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.16%) FastStats
8 3 (0.16%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.11%) HFM
9 2 (0.11%) ReMetrica
9 2 (0.11%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 1 (0.055%) Elite 3E
10 1 (0.055%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 1 (0.055%) Lorenzo
10 1 (0.055%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 333 (18.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 82 (4.47%) Azure Data Factory
3 75 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
4 71 (3.87%) Dynamics 365
5 45 (2.45%) PaaS
6 22 (1.20%) Data Lake Analytics
6 22 (1.20%) IaaS
7 21 (1.15%) Office 365
8 15 (0.82%) Azure Machine Learning
9 11 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.55%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.38%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 7 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.38%) iPaaS
12 6 (0.33%) Azure Functions
12 6 (0.33%) SaaS
12 6 (0.33%) Serverless
13 5 (0.27%) GitHub
14 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.22%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 18 (0.98%) HTTP
2 13 (0.71%) SMTP
3 7 (0.38%) SMS
4 5 (0.27%) DNS
5 4 (0.22%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.22%) SAN
6 3 (0.16%) Firewall
6 3 (0.16%) FTP
6 3 (0.16%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.11%) DMZ
7 2 (0.11%) SSL
7 2 (0.11%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.055%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.055%) Internet
8 1 (0.055%) Intranet
8 1 (0.055%) NAS
8 1 (0.055%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.055%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.055%) VLAN
8 1 (0.055%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,280 (69.83%) SQL Server
2 1,083 (59.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 676 (36.88%) Data Warehouse
4 645 (35.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 407 (22.20%) Power BI
6 197 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 181 (9.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 170 (9.27%) SQL Server 2016
9 142 (7.75%) SQL Server 2014
10 134 (7.31%) Relational Database
11 110 (6.00%) Data Lake
12 98 (5.35%) Big Data
13 84 (4.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 82 (4.47%) OLAP
15 78 (4.26%) Hadoop
15 78 (4.26%) NoSQL
16 59 (3.22%) Azure SQL Database
17 53 (2.89%) QlikView
18 51 (2.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 50 (2.73%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 168 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 131 (7.15%) Visual Studio
3 56 (3.06%) Git (software)
4 51 (2.78%) JIRA
5 39 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 34 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 28 (1.53%) Subversion
8 27 (1.47%) TeamCity
9 23 (1.25%) SpecFlow
10 21 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
11 18 (0.98%) NUnit
12 12 (0.65%) MSTest
13 10 (0.55%) Mercurial
13 10 (0.55%) ReSharper
13 10 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 8 (0.44%) Moq
15 7 (0.38%) Bitbucket
15 7 (0.38%) Jenkins
16 6 (0.33%) Artifactory
16 6 (0.33%) NCrunch
General
1 470 (25.64%) Finance
2 221 (12.06%) Banking
3 93 (5.07%) Retail
4 52 (2.84%) Marketing
5 48 (2.62%) Financial Institution
6 44 (2.40%) Front Office
7 43 (2.35%) Investment Banking
8 31 (1.69%) Back Office
9 27 (1.47%) Legal
10 22 (1.20%) Advertising
11 21 (1.15%) Telecoms
12 16 (0.87%) Manufacturing
13 15 (0.82%) Law
14 11 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
14 11 (0.60%) Local Government
15 10 (0.55%) Electronics
16 7 (0.38%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.33%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,237 (67.48%) Developer
2 486 (26.51%) SQL Developer
3 378 (20.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 220 (12.00%) SSIS Developer
5 212 (11.57%) C# Developer
6 205 (11.18%) .NET Developer
7 151 (8.24%) Analyst
8 139 (7.58%) DBA
9 134 (7.31%) C# .NET Developer
10 125 (6.82%) SQL DBA
11 118 (6.44%) SQL Server Developer
12 115 (6.27%) ASP.NET Developer
13 111 (6.06%) ETL Developer
14 104 (5.67%) SQL BI Developer
15 99 (5.40%) SSRS Developer
16 94 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 88 (4.80%) Senior Developer
18 84 (4.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 79 (4.31%) Data Warehouse Developer
20 78 (4.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 505 (27.55%) .NET
2 259 (14.13%) ASP.NET
3 160 (8.73%) WCF
4 132 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 106 (5.78%) XML
6 103 (5.62%) .NET Framework
7 100 (5.46%) Web Services
8 90 (4.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 84 (4.58%) Kendo UI
10 77 (4.20%) MDX
11 76 (4.15%) Entity Framework
12 64 (3.49%) HTML
13 54 (2.95%) CSS
14 47 (2.56%) AngularJS
15 37 (2.02%) WPF
16 31 (1.69%) jQuery
17 28 (1.53%) JSON
18 26 (1.42%) REST
19 21 (1.15%) HTML5
20 19 (1.04%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 168 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
3 41 (2.24%) Clustering
3 41 (2.24%) Replication
4 37 (2.02%) Data Structures
5 33 (1.80%) Reinsurance
6 29 (1.58%) Fixed Income
7 24 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
8 23 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 22 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 21 (1.15%) NHS
11 18 (0.98%) Private Cloud
12 17 (0.93%) Algorithms
12 17 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (0.82%) Reference Data
14 14 (0.76%) Virtual Team
15 12 (0.65%) Data Centre
15 12 (0.65%) Equities
16 11 (0.60%) N-Tier
17 10 (0.55%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 113 (6.16%) Windows
2 41 (2.24%) Windows Server
3 34 (1.85%) Linux
4 10 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (0.44%) Unix
6 7 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.16%) VMS
8 3 (0.16%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.11%) Android
9 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.055%) Solaris
10 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 910 (49.65%) Business Intelligence
2 634 (34.59%) ETL
3 437 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (13.48%) Analytics
5 229 (12.49%) Data Modelling
6 222 (12.11%) Problem-Solving
7 206 (11.24%) Migration
8 181 (9.87%) MVC
9 178 (9.71%) Visualisation
10 154 (8.40%) Kimball Methodology
11 143 (7.80%) Performance Tuning
12 126 (6.87%) Scrum
13 125 (6.82%) Data Migration
14 114 (6.22%) Data Analysis
15 110 (6.00%) ETL Development
16 95 (5.18%) Data Visualisation
17 93 (5.07%) CRM
18 85 (4.64%) SDLC
19 78 (4.26%) Dimensional Modelling
20 77 (4.20%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 1,429 (77.96%) SQL
2 690 (37.64%) T-SQL
3 543 (29.62%) C#
4 134 (7.31%) PowerShell
5 110 (6.00%) JavaScript
6 90 (4.91%) Python
7 87 (4.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 76 (4.15%) VBA
9 57 (3.11%) PL/SQL
10 55 (3.00%) R
11 44 (2.40%) VB
12 43 (2.35%) VB.NET
13 34 (1.85%) Java
14 17 (0.93%) U-SQL
15 15 (0.82%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.60%) C++
16 11 (0.60%) Perl
16 11 (0.60%) Ruby
16 11 (0.60%) Scala
17 10 (0.55%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 64 (3.49%) Security Cleared
2 49 (2.67%) Degree
3 48 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 35 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (0.65%) MCSE
6 7 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.16%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.16%) MCTS
8 2 (0.11%) HND
8 2 (0.11%) MCP
8 2 (0.11%) MCSA
8 2 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.055%) CCNA
9 1 (0.055%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.055%) ISEB
9 1 (0.055%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.055%) MCSD
9 1 (0.055%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (4.75%) Data Quality
2 47 (2.56%) QA
3 45 (2.45%) GDPR
4 11 (0.60%) EMIR
4 11 (0.60%) MiFID
5 10 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (0.44%) HL7
6 8 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.22%) Basel III
8 4 (0.22%) SLA
9 3 (0.16%) IFRS
9 3 (0.16%) IFRS 9
9 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 9002
10 2 (0.11%) PMO
10 2 (0.11%) TickIT
10 2 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (1.58%) Docker
2 20 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.55%) Apache Flume
4 8 (0.44%) HDFS
5 6 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 18 (0.98%) Failover Clustering
3 10 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (0.38%) Oozie
4 7 (0.38%) SCOM
5 5 (0.27%) Puppet
6 4 (0.22%) SCCM
6 4 (0.22%) SCOrch
6 4 (0.22%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.16%) Capistrano
7 3 (0.16%) Control-M
7 3 (0.16%) Kibana
7 3 (0.16%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.11%) SQL Sentry
8 2 (0.11%) Terraform
8 2 (0.11%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.055%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 859 (46.86%) Microsoft
2 203 (11.07%) Oracle
3 154 (8.40%) Tableau
4 91 (4.96%) SAP
5 62 (3.38%) Informatica
6 33 (1.80%) Teradata
7 25 (1.36%) Alteryx
7 25 (1.36%) Cognos
7 25 (1.36%) RedGate
8 24 (1.31%) IBM
9 21 (1.15%) Talend
10 18 (0.98%) Google
11 8 (0.44%) JD Edwards
12 7 (0.38%) DevExpress
12 7 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
12 7 (0.38%) Reuters
12 7 (0.38%) Workday
13 6 (0.33%) Databricks
13 6 (0.33%) InterSystems
13 6 (0.33%) Netezza