Period
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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 May 2022 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 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 275 219 136
Rank change year-on-year -56 -83 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 829 697 920
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.96% 1.20% 1.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.88% 5.64% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 453 650
10th Percentile £350 £300 £318
25th Percentile £400 £363 £382
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £438 £450
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +5.88%
75th Percentile £575 £538 £540
90th Percentile £625 £598 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 9
10th Percentile - £8.00 £13.06
25th Percentile - £22.24 £13.74
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.25 £24.71
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% +6.23% +18.48%
75th Percentile £40.00 £50.12 £37.50
90th Percentile £43.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £24.71
% change year-on-year +34.62% +5.22% +18.48%

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 16,988 12,351 10,396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.59% 21.18% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,082 8,417 7,162
10th Percentile £375 £325 £325
25th Percentile £450 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £488
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £588
90th Percentile £750 £688 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £445 £450
% change year-on-year +12.36% -1.11% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 215 151
10th Percentile £14.70 £11.64 £14.25
25th Percentile £22.38 £19.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £24.71
Median % change year-on-year +69.81% +7.24% -13.30%
75th Percentile £65.00 £45.09 £46.00
90th Percentile £75.00 £60.55 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +45.83% +2.13% -13.20%

SQL Server Integration Services
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Integration Services in the UK

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services.

Daily rate trend for SQL Server Integration Services in the UK

SQL Server Integration Services
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SQL Server Integration Services in the UK

SQL Server Integration Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services.

Hourly rate trend for SQL Server Integration Services in the UK

SQL Server Integration Services
Top 17 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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -44 672 £500 +14.29% 234
Work from Home -60 445 £475 +11.76% 93
London -28 362 £525 +5.00% 90
UK excluding London -52 296 £450 +12.50% 152
South East -4 82 £425 +7.26% 33
Midlands -50 55 £425 +6.25% 33
North of England -73 55 £425 +13.33% 48
South West -2 46 £475 +15.15% 16
West Midlands -44 40 £410 -4.65% 24
North West -44 37 £450 +20.00% 19
Scotland +5 25 £493 +31.33% 8
Wales -9 17 £609 +37.57%
East of England -32 16 £600 +35.21% 14
East Midlands -22 15 £481 +28.33% 9
Yorkshire -51 15 £345 -18.82% 15
North East -4 3 £444 +53.55% 15
Isle of Man - 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 647 (78.05%) SQL
2 522 (62.97%) SQL Server
3 435 (52.47%) Business Intelligence
4 410 (49.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 378 (45.60%) Azure
6 338 (40.77%) Power Platform
7 324 (39.08%) Power BI
8 311 (37.52%) ETL
9 298 (35.95%) Data Warehouse
10 279 (33.66%) T-SQL
11 269 (32.45%) Microsoft
12 246 (29.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 198 (23.88%) Finance
14 180 (21.71%) DevOps
15 179 (21.59%) Agile
16 167 (20.14%) C#
17 161 (19.42%) Analytics
18 154 (18.58%) .NET
19 153 (18.46%) Data Modelling
20 137 (16.53%) Social Skills
21 136 (16.41%) Azure Data Factory
22 120 (14.48%) Python
23 93 (11.22%) Data Lake
24 89 (10.74%) Migration
25 87 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
26 84 (10.13%) Tableau
27 81 (9.77%) CI/CD
28 80 (9.65%) Visual Studio
29 76 (9.17%) PowerShell
30 75 (9.05%) Security Cleared

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 28 (3.38%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.65%) Apache Spark
3 17 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (1.57%) SAS
5 11 (1.33%) Confluence
6 8 (0.97%) Apache Airflow
7 6 (0.72%) Apache
8 5 (0.60%) IIS
9 4 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.24%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.12%) Apache Synapse
11 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.12%) Moodle
11 1 (0.12%) nginx
Applications
1 45 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.72%) SPSS
3 6 (0.72%) Stata
4 4 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.60%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.36%) Avolution ABACUS
5 3 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.36%) Workday HCM
6 2 (0.24%) Cerner Millennium
6 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.24%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.12%) IBM Planning Analytics
7 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.12%) Maximo
7 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 378 (45.60%) Azure
2 338 (40.77%) Power Platform
3 136 (16.41%) Azure Data Factory
4 55 (6.63%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 48 (5.79%) AWS
6 46 (5.55%) Dynamics 365
7 36 (4.34%) Serverless
8 31 (3.74%) Azure Functions
9 30 (3.62%) PowerApps
10 28 (3.38%) Azure Logic Apps
11 27 (3.26%) Azure Service Bus
12 20 (2.41%) SaaS
13 17 (2.05%) GitHub
14 14 (1.69%) Power Automate
15 12 (1.45%) Amazon S3
15 12 (1.45%) GCP
16 11 (1.33%) Microsoft 365
16 11 (1.33%) Snowflake
17 10 (1.21%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 9 (1.09%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.41%) SSH
2 10 (1.21%) Internet
3 3 (0.36%) iSCSI
3 3 (0.36%) SWIFTNet
4 2 (0.24%) AMQP
4 2 (0.24%) DHCP
4 2 (0.24%) DNS
4 2 (0.24%) Firewall
4 2 (0.24%) Intranet
4 2 (0.24%) SAN
4 2 (0.24%) VPN
5 1 (0.12%) 5G
5 1 (0.12%) FTP
5 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 522 (62.97%) SQL Server
2 410 (49.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 324 (39.08%) Power BI
4 298 (35.95%) Data Warehouse
5 246 (29.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 93 (11.22%) Data Lake
7 84 (10.13%) Tableau
8 66 (7.96%) Azure SQL Database
9 62 (7.48%) Relational Database
10 60 (7.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 47 (5.67%) Big Data
12 44 (5.31%) QlikView
13 41 (4.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 32 (3.86%) OLAP
15 30 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
16 26 (3.14%) NoSQL
17 22 (2.65%) MySQL
18 19 (2.29%) Metadata
18 19 (2.29%) Power Query
19 18 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 80 (9.65%) Visual Studio
2 60 (7.24%) Git (software)
3 56 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (5.19%) JIRA
5 38 (4.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 10 (1.21%) Bitbucket
7 9 (1.09%) Subversion
8 8 (0.97%) tSQLt
9 7 (0.84%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.72%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.36%) Postman
12 3 (0.36%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.24%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.24%) ERwin
13 2 (0.24%) Maven
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.24%) Selenium
13 2 (0.24%) SpecFlow
General
1 198 (23.88%) Finance
2 137 (16.53%) Social Skills
3 87 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (7.24%) Public Sector
5 57 (6.88%) Banking
6 28 (3.38%) Back Office
7 14 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.57%) Documentation Skills
8 13 (1.57%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.57%) Marketing
9 12 (1.45%) Organisational Skills
10 11 (1.33%) Electronics
10 11 (1.33%) Influencing Skills
10 11 (1.33%) Retail
11 9 (1.09%) Front Office
11 9 (1.09%) Legal
12 7 (0.84%) Local Government
12 7 (0.84%) Presentation Skills
13 6 (0.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 420 (50.66%) Developer
2 175 (21.11%) SQL Developer
3 143 (17.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 127 (15.32%) Data Engineer
5 110 (13.27%) Analyst
6 62 (7.48%) SSIS Developer
7 56 (6.76%) DBA
8 52 (6.27%) SQL BI Developer
9 51 (6.15%) Data Analyst
10 48 (5.79%) Azure Engineer
11 44 (5.31%) Consultant
11 44 (5.31%) SQL DBA
12 38 (4.58%) Power BI Developer
13 34 (4.10%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 31 (3.74%) Applications Support
14 31 (3.74%) SQL Server Developer
15 29 (3.50%) .NET Developer
16 28 (3.38%) Architect
17 27 (3.26%) Azure Developer
18 26 (3.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (18.58%) .NET
2 44 (5.31%) XML
3 40 (4.83%) ASP.NET
4 32 (3.86%) MDX
5 30 (3.62%) HTML
6 28 (3.38%) .NET Core
7 21 (2.53%) CSS
7 21 (2.53%) JSON
7 21 (2.53%) Kafka
8 20 (2.41%) .NET Framework
9 19 (2.29%) AngularJS
9 19 (2.29%) Web Services
10 18 (2.17%) PySpark
11 16 (1.93%) REST
12 13 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (1.57%) jQuery
12 13 (1.57%) RESTful
12 13 (1.57%) WPF
13 12 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (1.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 34 (4.10%) NHS
2 30 (3.62%) Data Structures
3 16 (1.93%) SWIFT
3 16 (1.93%) User Experience
4 14 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 13 (1.57%) Replication
6 11 (1.33%) Algorithms
7 10 (1.21%) Clustering
7 10 (1.21%) Reference Data
8 9 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 7 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.72%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.72%) Fixed Income
10 6 (0.72%) Legacy Systems
10 6 (0.72%) Reinsurance
11 5 (0.60%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.48%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.48%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.48%) mPOS
Operating Systems
1 65 (7.84%) Windows
2 44 (5.31%) Linux
3 37 (4.46%) Unix
4 32 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.21%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (0.36%) VMS
10 1 (0.12%) Solaris
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (52.47%) Business Intelligence
2 311 (37.52%) ETL
3 180 (21.71%) DevOps
4 179 (21.59%) Agile
5 161 (19.42%) Analytics
6 153 (18.46%) Data Modelling
7 89 (10.74%) Migration
8 81 (9.77%) CI/CD
9 69 (8.32%) Data Integration
10 66 (7.96%) Visualisation
11 60 (7.24%) Kimball Methodology
11 60 (7.24%) Scrum
12 53 (6.39%) Problem-Solving
13 52 (6.27%) Data Analysis
13 52 (6.27%) Performance Tuning
14 51 (6.15%) Data Transformation
15 50 (6.03%) Data Engineering
16 49 (5.91%) SDLC
17 42 (5.07%) Data Analytics
17 42 (5.07%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 647 (78.05%) SQL
2 279 (33.66%) T-SQL
3 167 (20.14%) C#
4 120 (14.48%) Python
5 76 (9.17%) PowerShell
6 72 (8.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 63 (7.60%) JavaScript
8 32 (3.86%) Java
9 31 (3.74%) Shell Script
10 21 (2.53%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.41%) VBA
12 19 (2.29%) VB
13 17 (2.05%) R
14 16 (1.93%) C
15 11 (1.33%) Bash
15 11 (1.33%) TypeScript
15 11 (1.33%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.21%) C++
17 7 (0.84%) Perl
17 7 (0.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 75 (9.05%) Security Cleared
2 59 (7.12%) SC Cleared
3 28 (3.38%) Degree
4 9 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.72%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.60%) MCITP
8 3 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.36%) MCSA
8 3 (0.36%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.24%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.24%) OCA
9 2 (0.24%) OCP
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.12%) MCP
10 1 (0.12%) MCSE
10 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.43%) Data Quality
2 31 (3.74%) QA
3 8 (0.97%) Accessibility
4 7 (0.84%) GDPR
5 5 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.36%) SLA
6 3 (0.36%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.24%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.12%) HL7
8 1 (0.12%) IFRS
8 1 (0.12%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 16 (1.93%) Docker
2 8 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.48%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (2.53%) Ansible
2 8 (0.97%) Terraform
3 6 (0.72%) Kibana
4 5 (0.60%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (0.36%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.36%) SCOM
6 2 (0.24%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.24%) Control-M
6 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.24%) Puppet
7 1 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.12%) Foglight
7 1 (0.12%) Grafana
7 1 (0.12%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (0.12%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 269 (32.45%) Microsoft
2 75 (9.05%) Oracle
3 73 (8.81%) Databricks
4 35 (4.22%) SAP
5 31 (3.74%) Red Hat
6 30 (3.62%) Informatica
7 21 (2.53%) Splunk
8 17 (2.05%) Alteryx
9 14 (1.69%) VMware
10 11 (1.33%) Talend
11 10 (1.21%) Google
12 7 (0.84%) Teradata
13 6 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.72%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.60%) IBM
15 4 (0.48%) JD Edwards
15 4 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
15 4 (0.48%) Reuters
16 3 (0.36%) Cognos
16 3 (0.36%) Perforce