Period
to 23 August 2017

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 August 2017 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 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 134 73
Rank change year-on-year -6 -61 +19
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 1711 2050 3044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.78% 1.90% 2.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.88% 8.55% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1480 2220
UK median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £532 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £330
% change year-on-year +3.45% +9.85% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 14
UK median hourly rate £33.75 £38.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.90% +29.17% -16.67%
10th Percentile £16.70 £16.25 £16.39
90th Percentile £53.68 £48.00 £34.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -29.03% +29.17% -10.45%

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 21726 23985 26108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.62% 22.18% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14453 16069 16981
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 380 375
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.77% +3.64% -
10th Percentile £11.48 £11.48 £14.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £54.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +10.53% +1.79% -0.88%

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 August 2017.

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 August 2017.

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 August 2017. 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 -13 1596 £415 +7.10% 263
UK excluding London -19 924 £375 +3.45% 191
London -5 770 £450 +5.88% 84
South East -1 254 £370 -5.13% 37
North of England +10 246 £363 +3.57% 82
North West +37 152 £375 +7.14% 36
Midlands -38 129 £366 -2.33% 26
South West -40 100 £375 +10.29% 17
East of England -16 94 £363 -4.61% 17
Yorkshire -16 89 £350 -3.45% 41
West Midlands -22 68 £373 -0.67% 13
East Midlands -14 61 £350 - 13
Scotland +20 46 £425 +21.43% 10
Wales -8 39 £350 +40.00% 2
Northern Ireland -35 21 £398 -0.63% 1
North East +28 5 £300 -7.69% 5

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SQL Server Integration Services.

1 1270 (74.23%) SQL
2 1235 (72.18%) SQL Server
3 1017 (59.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 817 (47.75%) Business Intelligence
5 718 (41.96%) Microsoft
6 677 (39.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 643 (37.58%) ETL
8 624 (36.47%) Data Warehouse
9 602 (35.18%) T-SQL
10 431 (25.19%) Finance
11 383 (22.38%) C#
12 373 (21.80%) .NET
13 318 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
14 282 (16.48%) Migration
15 264 (15.43%) Data Modelling
16 256 (14.96%) SQL Server 2008
17 246 (14.38%) SQL Server 2012
18 235 (13.73%) Power BI
19 173 (10.11%) Team Foundation Server
20 171 (9.99%) Microsoft Azure
21 170 (9.94%) SQL Server 2014
22 169 (9.88%) Data Migration
23 159 (9.29%) Oracle
24 158 (9.23%) MDX
25 155 (9.06%) Analytics
26 154 (9.00%) Kimball Methodology
27 153 (8.94%) Microsoft Excel
28 146 (8.53%) Banking
29 145 (8.47%) SQL Server 2016
30 140 (8.18%) Analytical Skills

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
1 106 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 49 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 34 (1.99%) IIS
4 32 (1.87%) WebSphere
5 18 (1.05%) SAS
6 17 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 16 (0.94%) Apache Spark
7 16 (0.94%) Umbraco
8 15 (0.88%) JCAPS
9 13 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.53%) CMS
11 7 (0.41%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.23%) Anypoint
12 4 (0.23%) Apache
13 3 (0.18%) Confluence
13 3 (0.18%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.12%) Kentico
15 1 (0.058%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 1 (0.058%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 153 (8.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 78 (4.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.64%) SAP CRM
4 10 (0.58%) Actimize
5 6 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.18%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.18%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.12%) FastStats
8 2 (0.12%) Lorenzo
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.058%) iTrent
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.058%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.058%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 171 (9.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
4 19 (1.11%) Office 365
5 18 (1.05%) PaaS
6 17 (0.99%) IaaS
7 15 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
8 11 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.29%) Data Lake Analytics
10 5 (0.29%) GitHub
10 5 (0.29%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.29%) Yammer
11 4 (0.23%) SaaS
12 3 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.18%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.58%) DNS
1 10 (0.58%) SAN
2 8 (0.47%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.35%) NAS
3 6 (0.35%) X.509
4 5 (0.29%) HTTP
4 5 (0.29%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.29%) Intranet
4 5 (0.29%) LDAP
5 3 (0.18%) SMS
6 2 (0.12%) Broadband
6 2 (0.12%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (0.12%) Firewall
6 2 (0.12%) Internet
6 2 (0.12%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.12%) LAN
6 2 (0.12%) SMTP
6 2 (0.12%) VLAN
6 2 (0.12%) WAN
7 1 (0.058%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1235 (72.18%) SQL Server
2 1017 (59.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 677 (39.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 624 (36.47%) Data Warehouse
5 256 (14.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 246 (14.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 235 (13.73%) Power BI
8 170 (9.94%) SQL Server 2014
9 145 (8.47%) SQL Server 2016
10 111 (6.49%) OLAP
11 93 (5.44%) QlikView
12 87 (5.08%) Relational Database
13 85 (4.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 65 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
15 64 (3.74%) Big Data
16 63 (3.68%) BusinessObjects
17 40 (2.34%) PowerPivot
17 40 (2.34%) RDBMS
18 39 (2.28%) Hadoop
19 38 (2.22%) DTS
Development Applications
1 173 (10.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 115 (6.72%) Visual Studio
3 34 (1.99%) Git (software)
4 30 (1.75%) JIRA
4 30 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 20 (1.17%) SoapUI
5 20 (1.17%) Subversion
6 18 (1.05%) Selenium
6 18 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
7 16 (0.94%) Jenkins
8 15 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (0.88%) TeamCity
9 14 (0.82%) NUnit
10 11 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (0.53%) HP UFT
11 9 (0.53%) SpecFlow
12 8 (0.47%) MSTest
13 7 (0.41%) LoadRunner
13 7 (0.41%) Moq
13 7 (0.41%) WiX
General
1 431 (25.19%) Finance
2 146 (8.53%) Banking
3 60 (3.51%) Retail
4 52 (3.04%) Investment Banking
5 45 (2.63%) Front Office
6 41 (2.40%) Legal
7 38 (2.22%) Marketing
8 29 (1.69%) Advertising
9 26 (1.52%) Law
10 21 (1.23%) Publishing
11 17 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.76%) Back Office
13 9 (0.53%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.47%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.47%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.41%) Games
15 7 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.23%) German Language
16 4 (0.23%) Local Government
17 3 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1089 (63.65%) Developer
2 450 (26.30%) SQL Developer
3 365 (21.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 279 (16.31%) SSIS Developer
5 230 (13.44%) Analyst
6 139 (8.12%) SSRS Developer
7 136 (7.95%) DBA
8 128 (7.48%) SQL Server Developer
9 120 (7.01%) SQL DBA
10 118 (6.90%) .NET Developer
10 118 (6.90%) ETL Developer
11 115 (6.72%) SQL BI Developer
12 112 (6.55%) C# Developer
13 98 (5.73%) Senior Developer
14 94 (5.49%) SSAS Developer
15 90 (5.26%) Business Developer
16 82 (4.79%) Data Warehouse Developer
17 81 (4.73%) Consultant
18 79 (4.62%) SQL Analyst
19 78 (4.56%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (21.80%) .NET
2 158 (9.23%) MDX
3 139 (8.12%) Web Services
4 138 (8.07%) ASP.NET
5 109 (6.37%) WCF
6 107 (6.25%) XML
7 90 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 70 (4.09%) Entity Framework
9 62 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 58 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 56 (3.27%) HTML
12 55 (3.21%) AngularJS
13 51 (2.98%) CSS
14 48 (2.81%) REST
15 46 (2.69%) jQuery
16 44 (2.57%) SOAP
17 42 (2.45%) WPF
18 23 (1.34%) Ajax
18 23 (1.34%) HTML5
19 22 (1.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 140 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (2.86%) Clustering
2 49 (2.86%) Replication
3 41 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
4 40 (2.34%) Data Structures
5 35 (2.05%) NHS
6 31 (1.81%) Algorithms
6 31 (1.81%) Fixed Income
7 26 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 23 (1.34%) Computer Science
9 18 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (0.76%) Equities
12 12 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
12 12 (0.70%) Hedge funds
13 11 (0.64%) Derivative
14 10 (0.58%) Reinsurance
15 9 (0.53%) Credit Risk
15 9 (0.53%) Data Centre
16 7 (0.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 109 (6.37%) Windows
2 34 (1.99%) Windows Server
3 32 (1.87%) Linux
4 23 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (1.11%) Unix
5 19 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.18%) Android
8 2 (0.12%) AIX
8 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.058%) HPUX
9 1 (0.058%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.058%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.058%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 817 (47.75%) Business Intelligence
2 643 (37.58%) ETL
3 318 (18.59%) Agile Software Development
4 282 (16.48%) Migration
5 264 (15.43%) Data Modelling
6 169 (9.88%) Data Migration
7 155 (9.06%) Analytics
8 154 (9.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 135 (7.89%) MVC
10 133 (7.77%) Performance Tuning
11 117 (6.84%) Data Analysis
12 114 (6.66%) CRM
13 93 (5.44%) Scrum
14 88 (5.14%) TDD
15 85 (4.97%) High Availability
16 84 (4.91%) SDLC
17 83 (4.85%) Data Management
18 80 (4.68%) Unit Testing
19 78 (4.56%) Dimensional Modelling
20 71 (4.15%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 1270 (74.23%) SQL
2 602 (35.18%) T-SQL
3 383 (22.38%) C#
4 102 (5.96%) JavaScript
5 92 (5.38%) PowerShell
6 81 (4.73%) Java
7 74 (4.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 65 (3.80%) VBA
9 61 (3.57%) Python
10 47 (2.75%) VB
11 43 (2.51%) PL/SQL
12 38 (2.22%) VB.NET
13 26 (1.52%) C++
13 26 (1.52%) R
14 19 (1.11%) C
15 16 (0.94%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.70%) Lisp
16 12 (0.70%) VBScript
17 10 (0.58%) TypeScript
18 8 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 83 (4.85%) Degree
2 45 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 39 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (1.93%) SC Cleared
5 23 (1.34%) ISTQB
6 17 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (0.99%) ISEB
6 17 (0.99%) MCITP
7 11 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (0.58%) MCSE
8 10 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (0.53%) MCTS
10 7 (0.41%) MCDBA
11 6 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.18%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.18%) MCP
13 2 (0.12%) Master's Degree
14 1 (0.058%) CFA
14 1 (0.058%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.38%) Data Quality
2 43 (2.51%) QA
3 15 (0.88%) HL7
4 9 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.47%) COBIT
5 8 (0.47%) MiFID
5 8 (0.47%) PMO
5 8 (0.47%) SLA
6 6 (0.35%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.29%) GDPR
7 5 (0.29%) IFRS
8 4 (0.23%) IFRS 9
9 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.12%) Basel III
10 2 (0.12%) GAAP
10 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.058%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.058%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.058%) GMP
11 1 (0.058%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.29%) UAG
4 2 (0.12%) HDFS
4 2 (0.12%) vSphere
5 1 (0.058%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.058%) Docker
5 1 (0.058%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.058%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (1.40%) Microsoft Clustering
2 20 (1.17%) Failover Clustering
3 13 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (0.53%) Puppet
5 7 (0.41%) Oozie
6 4 (0.23%) Control-M
6 4 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.18%) SCCM
7 3 (0.18%) SCOM
8 2 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.12%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.058%) Ansible
9 1 (0.058%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.058%) Kibana
9 1 (0.058%) logstash
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.058%) Terraform
9 1 (0.058%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 718 (41.96%) Microsoft
2 159 (9.29%) Oracle
3 127 (7.42%) Tableau
4 51 (2.98%) SAP
5 38 (2.22%) Cognos
6 34 (1.99%) Informatica
7 27 (1.58%) IBM
8 22 (1.29%) RedGate
8 22 (1.29%) VMware
9 20 (1.17%) HP
10 18 (1.05%) Talend
11 15 (0.88%) Fiorano
11 15 (0.88%) InterSystems
11 15 (0.88%) JD Edwards
12 12 (0.70%) Sybase
13 10 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
14 8 (0.47%) Alteryx
14 8 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.47%) Siebel
14 8 (0.47%) Teradata