Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 124 80
Rank change year-on-year -27 -44 +17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 1794 2170 2879
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.77% 2.07% 2.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.00% 9.16% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1373 1587 2167
UK median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £300 £272 £272
90th Percentile £560 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 14
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £28.69 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.57% -4.37% -21.57%
10th Percentile £19.40 £16.25 £20.32
90th Percentile £53.45 £64.10 £45.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +52.38% -12.50% -21.57%

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 22415 23702 26642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.11% 22.61% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15311 15735 17553
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 368 406
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.54% -3.66% +21.88%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.00 £52.05 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.20% -6.07% +33.33%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 19 November 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 -33 1681 £425 +7.94% 205
UK excluding London -32 984 £375 +3.45% 138
London -12 793 £450 +2.86% 82
South East -9 267 £363 -9.38% 28
North of England -25 260 £360 +2.86% 53
Midlands -32 135 £388 +9.15% 21
North West -12 127 £375 +7.14% 22
Yorkshire -24 123 £350 -1.41% 27
South West -15 120 £400 +15.52% 9
East of England -9 115 £363 -3.33% 12
West Midlands -29 81 £413 +14.98% 13
East Midlands -21 54 £375 +7.14% 8
Scotland -7 50 £381 +8.93% 8
Wales +16 40 £340 +23.64% 6
Northern Ireland -31 15 £383 - 1
North East +30 10 £338 -12.90% 4

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 1362 (75.92%) SQL
2 1308 (72.91%) SQL Server
3 1020 (56.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 870 (48.49%) Business Intelligence
5 733 (40.86%) Microsoft
6 717 (39.97%) ETL
7 705 (39.30%) Data Warehouse
8 685 (38.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 610 (34.00%) T-SQL
10 484 (26.98%) Finance
11 397 (22.13%) .NET
12 382 (21.29%) C#
13 366 (20.40%) Agile Software Development
14 299 (16.67%) Data Modelling
15 282 (15.72%) Migration
16 277 (15.44%) Power BI
17 250 (13.94%) SQL Server 2008
18 224 (12.49%) SQL Server 2012
19 206 (11.48%) SQL Server 2016
20 200 (11.15%) Oracle
21 187 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
22 185 (10.31%) Kimball Methodology
23 177 (9.87%) Banking
23 177 (9.87%) SQL Server 2014
24 176 (9.81%) Data Migration
25 162 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
26 160 (8.92%) Analytics
26 160 (8.92%) MDX
27 156 (8.70%) Tableau
28 155 (8.64%) ASP.NET

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 89 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 37 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
3 32 (1.78%) SAS
4 30 (1.67%) IIS
5 21 (1.17%) Apache Spark
6 19 (1.06%) WebSphere
7 17 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (0.72%) CMS
8 13 (0.72%) Umbraco
9 11 (0.61%) JCAPS
9 11 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.39%) Confluence
11 6 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.28%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.28%) Kentico
13 3 (0.17%) K2 blackpearl
13 3 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 139 (7.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.39%) SPSS
6 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 64 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (2.40%) Dynamics AX
3 23 (1.28%) Markit EDM
4 11 (0.61%) Actimize
4 11 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (0.50%) SAP CRM
6 8 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
7 6 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.22%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.22%) thinkFolio
10 3 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
10 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.17%) Siebel CRM
10 3 (0.17%) Visualfiles
10 3 (0.17%) Workday HCM
11 2 (0.11%) Bloomberg AIM
11 2 (0.11%) Raiser's Edge
11 2 (0.11%) Salerio
11 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 187 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
4 24 (1.34%) IaaS
5 21 (1.17%) PaaS
6 15 (0.84%) Office 365
7 14 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
8 10 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.45%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.39%) Boomi
10 7 (0.39%) GitHub
11 6 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
11 6 (0.33%) Data Lake Analytics
12 5 (0.28%) SaaS
13 4 (0.22%) Amazon Glacier
13 4 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.17%) OneDrive
14 3 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.72%) FTP
2 11 (0.61%) Intranet
3 7 (0.39%) DNS
3 7 (0.39%) SMS
4 6 (0.33%) Internet
5 5 (0.28%) HTTP
5 5 (0.28%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.22%) SAN
7 3 (0.17%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.17%) LDAP
7 3 (0.17%) SMTP
7 3 (0.17%) X.509
8 2 (0.11%) Broadband
8 2 (0.11%) SSL
9 1 (0.056%) Firewall
9 1 (0.056%) LAN
9 1 (0.056%) RIP
9 1 (0.056%) SSH
9 1 (0.056%) VLAN
9 1 (0.056%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1308 (72.91%) SQL Server
2 1020 (56.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 705 (39.30%) Data Warehouse
4 685 (38.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 277 (15.44%) Power BI
6 250 (13.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 224 (12.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 206 (11.48%) SQL Server 2016
9 177 (9.87%) SQL Server 2014
10 127 (7.08%) OLAP
11 107 (5.96%) QlikView
12 81 (4.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 74 (4.12%) Relational Database
14 70 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
15 69 (3.85%) Big Data
16 50 (2.79%) Hadoop
16 50 (2.79%) PowerPivot
17 46 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
18 45 (2.51%) OLAP Cube
19 41 (2.29%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 146 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 115 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 37 (2.06%) Git (software)
4 36 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 24 (1.34%) JIRA
6 23 (1.28%) Subversion
7 22 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (1.06%) Selenium
8 19 (1.06%) SoapUI
9 18 (1.00%) TeamCity
10 17 (0.95%) NUnit
11 12 (0.67%) Jenkins
12 11 (0.61%) ERwin
12 11 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
13 9 (0.50%) MSTest
13 9 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
14 8 (0.45%) Moq
14 8 (0.45%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.39%) Toad
16 6 (0.33%) HP UFT
General
1 484 (26.98%) Finance
2 177 (9.87%) Banking
3 51 (2.84%) Investment Banking
4 40 (2.23%) Legal
5 38 (2.12%) Front Office
5 38 (2.12%) Retail
6 33 (1.84%) Financial Institution
7 28 (1.56%) Advertising
7 28 (1.56%) Marketing
8 26 (1.45%) Back Office
9 16 (0.89%) Law
9 16 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 16 (0.89%) Publishing
10 14 (0.78%) Telecoms
11 11 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.50%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.33%) Electronics
14 4 (0.22%) German Language
15 3 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1165 (64.94%) Developer
2 522 (29.10%) SQL Developer
3 376 (20.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 314 (17.50%) SSIS Developer
5 236 (13.15%) Analyst
6 137 (7.64%) .NET Developer
7 130 (7.25%) SQL Server Developer
8 126 (7.02%) SSRS Developer
9 124 (6.91%) DBA
10 120 (6.69%) SQL BI Developer
11 113 (6.30%) SSAS Developer
12 109 (6.08%) C# Developer
13 105 (5.85%) ETL Developer
14 102 (5.69%) SQL DBA
15 93 (5.18%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 89 (4.96%) Business Developer
16 89 (4.96%) Data Analyst
17 86 (4.79%) Architect
18 80 (4.46%) Senior Developer
19 76 (4.24%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (22.13%) .NET
2 160 (8.92%) MDX
3 155 (8.64%) ASP.NET
4 123 (6.86%) XML
5 111 (6.19%) Web Services
6 99 (5.52%) .NET Framework
7 87 (4.85%) WCF
8 79 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 77 (4.29%) HTML
10 76 (4.24%) Entity Framework
11 73 (4.07%) AngularJS
12 59 (3.29%) jQuery
13 58 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
14 55 (3.07%) CSS
15 45 (2.51%) REST
16 37 (2.06%) SOAP
16 37 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 34 (1.90%) HTML5
18 33 (1.84%) WPF
19 24 (1.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 162 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 49 (2.73%) Data Structures
4 43 (2.40%) Replication
5 37 (2.06%) Clustering
6 36 (2.01%) NHS
7 34 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 33 (1.84%) Fixed Income
9 25 (1.39%) Algorithms
10 23 (1.28%) Computer Science
11 19 (1.06%) Equities
12 16 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (0.72%) Derivative
14 10 (0.56%) Credit Risk
14 10 (0.56%) N-Tier
14 10 (0.56%) User Experience
15 9 (0.50%) Reinsurance
16 8 (0.45%) Data Centre
16 8 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 7 (0.39%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 88 (4.91%) Windows
2 42 (2.34%) Linux
3 31 (1.73%) Windows Server
4 24 (1.34%) Unix
5 12 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.22%) HPUX
8 3 (0.17%) Android
8 3 (0.17%) MVS
8 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.11%) AIX
10 1 (0.056%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.056%) Solaris
10 1 (0.056%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.056%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.056%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 870 (48.49%) Business Intelligence
2 717 (39.97%) ETL
3 366 (20.40%) Agile Software Development
4 299 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 282 (15.72%) Migration
6 185 (10.31%) Kimball Methodology
7 176 (9.81%) Data Migration
8 160 (8.92%) Analytics
9 147 (8.19%) MVC
10 145 (8.08%) Performance Tuning
11 118 (6.58%) CRM
12 117 (6.52%) Data Analysis
13 104 (5.80%) Scrum
14 99 (5.52%) Dimensional Modelling
15 93 (5.18%) SDLC
16 82 (4.57%) ETL Development
17 80 (4.46%) Data Management
17 80 (4.46%) TDD
18 79 (4.40%) Unit Testing
19 75 (4.18%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 1362 (75.92%) SQL
2 610 (34.00%) T-SQL
3 382 (21.29%) C#
4 128 (7.13%) JavaScript
5 88 (4.91%) PowerShell
6 85 (4.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 77 (4.29%) Python
8 69 (3.85%) Java
9 66 (3.68%) VBA
10 47 (2.62%) PL/SQL
11 41 (2.29%) R
12 39 (2.17%) VB.NET
13 27 (1.51%) C++
14 24 (1.34%) VB
15 15 (0.84%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.56%) C
17 9 (0.50%) Lisp
18 7 (0.39%) Bash Shell
18 7 (0.39%) MATLAB
18 7 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 86 (4.79%) Degree
2 51 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 50 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 32 (1.78%) MCITP
6 22 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 21 (1.17%) MCSE
8 20 (1.11%) ISTQB
9 18 (1.00%) ISEB
10 12 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (0.45%) MCP
11 8 (0.45%) MCTS
12 6 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
13 4 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.22%) MCDBA
14 2 (0.11%) CFA
14 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.11%) MCSA
14 2 (0.11%) MCSD
14 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 42 (2.34%) QA
3 14 (0.78%) MiFID
4 13 (0.72%) SLA
5 12 (0.67%) HL7
5 12 (0.67%) Solvency II
6 7 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (0.39%) IFRS
7 6 (0.33%) COBIT
7 6 (0.33%) GDPR
7 6 (0.33%) IFRS 9
8 3 (0.17%) GAAP
8 3 (0.17%) GAMP
8 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.17%) PMO
9 2 (0.11%) EMIR
9 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.056%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.056%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.28%) HDFS
6 3 (0.17%) Cronacle
6 3 (0.17%) UAG
6 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.056%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.056%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (0.78%) Oozie
2 9 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
2 9 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.33%) Control-M
5 4 (0.22%) Puppet
6 3 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.11%) logstash
7 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.11%) Nagios
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.11%) SCOM
7 2 (0.11%) Terraform
8 1 (0.056%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.056%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.056%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.056%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.056%) WMI
Vendors
1 733 (40.86%) Microsoft
2 200 (11.15%) Oracle
3 156 (8.70%) Tableau
4 49 (2.73%) Informatica
5 48 (2.68%) SAP
6 44 (2.45%) IBM
6 44 (2.45%) RedGate
7 38 (2.12%) Cognos
8 35 (1.95%) VMware
9 22 (1.23%) Teradata
10 21 (1.17%) HP
11 15 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (0.72%) JD Edwards
13 11 (0.61%) Fiorano
13 11 (0.61%) InterSystems
13 11 (0.61%) Siebel
13 11 (0.61%) Talend
14 10 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
15 8 (0.45%) Cloudera
15 8 (0.45%) Hortonworks