Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 143 133
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10 -54
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 1,820 1,742 2,125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.75% 1.84% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.73% 8.17% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,385 1,222 1,536
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £311 £298 £275
90th Percentile £575 £547 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 14
UK median hourly rate £30.95 £35.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.57% -20.45% +46.67%
10th Percentile £21.00 £18.50 £20.57
90th Percentile £43.40 £53.00 £63.92
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -13.33% -25.00% +33.33%

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 23,541 21,317 24,291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.69% 22.46% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,409 14,149 16,288
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £634 £614 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 271 377
UK median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +8.77% +14.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.17 £11.85
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.40% +17.00%

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 16 July 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 16 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 July 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 -16 1,685 £430 +4.18% 548
UK excluding London -9 930 £388 +3.33% 351
London -11 876 £478 +6.11% 228
South East -36 222 £425 +7.59% 65
North of England -39 222 £375 +7.14% 122
Midlands -6 167 £375 +7.14% 63
South West +19 102 £400 +6.67% 32
North West -60 102 £375 +7.14% 58
East of England +20 99 £400 +5.26% 38
East Midlands +15 91 £365 +8.15% 35
Yorkshire -25 83 £388 +10.71% 56
Scotland -16 72 £375 -11.76% 23
West Midlands -24 71 £400 +6.67% 28
North East +34 37 £300 - 8
Wales -21 31 £356 +1.79% 6
Northern Ireland +16 17 £350 -11.95% 2
Isle of Man - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 1,436 (78.90%) SQL
2 1,227 (67.42%) SQL Server
3 1,074 (59.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 902 (49.56%) Business Intelligence
5 857 (47.09%) Microsoft
6 664 (36.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 662 (36.37%) Data Warehouse
8 637 (35.00%) ETL
9 623 (34.23%) T-SQL
10 522 (28.68%) C#
11 502 (27.58%) .NET
12 459 (25.22%) Finance
13 450 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
14 403 (22.14%) Power BI
15 315 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
16 259 (14.23%) Data Modelling
17 249 (13.68%) Analytics
18 243 (13.35%) ASP.NET
19 234 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
20 212 (11.65%) Migration
20 212 (11.65%) Banking
21 195 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
22 185 (10.16%) Oracle
23 183 (10.05%) SQL Server 2012
24 178 (9.78%) MVC
25 168 (9.23%) SQL Server 2016
26 163 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
27 156 (8.57%) WCF
28 155 (8.52%) Performance Tuning
29 154 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server

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 87 (4.78%) SharePoint
2 49 (2.69%) SAS
3 41 (2.25%) Apache Spark
4 20 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (0.88%) K2 blackpearl
6 13 (0.71%) Confluence
6 13 (0.71%) IIS
7 11 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
8 10 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.27%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.27%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.22%) NServiceBus
11 4 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.16%) Apache
12 3 (0.16%) JBoss
13 2 (0.11%) CMS
13 2 (0.11%) DNN
13 2 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 153 (8.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (2.03%) MS Visio
3 31 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
7 8 (0.44%) SPSS
8 3 (0.16%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.055%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 76 (4.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (0.88%) Markit EDM
4 10 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 8 (0.44%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.22%) Infor M3
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.11%) Demantra
9 2 (0.11%) HFM
9 2 (0.11%) iTrent
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.11%) ReMetrica
9 2 (0.11%) Retail-J
9 2 (0.11%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.11%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 315 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (4.07%) Azure Data Factory
3 68 (3.74%) Dynamics 365
4 56 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
5 44 (2.42%) PaaS
6 19 (1.04%) Data Lake Analytics
7 13 (0.71%) IaaS
7 13 (0.71%) Office 365
7 13 (0.71%) SaaS
8 11 (0.60%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.60%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 10 (0.55%) Azure Machine Learning
9 10 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.44%) GitHub
10 8 (0.44%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.22%) IBM Blueworks
11 4 (0.22%) NuGet
12 3 (0.16%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (0.16%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.71%) HTTP
2 8 (0.44%) SMS
3 6 (0.33%) FTP
4 5 (0.27%) SAN
4 5 (0.27%) SMTP
5 4 (0.22%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.16%) DNS
6 3 (0.16%) Firewall
6 3 (0.16%) WinSCP
6 3 (0.16%) X.509
7 2 (0.11%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.11%) SSL
7 2 (0.11%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.055%) Intranet
8 1 (0.055%) NAS
8 1 (0.055%) VLAN
8 1 (0.055%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,227 (67.42%) SQL Server
2 1,074 (59.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 664 (36.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 662 (36.37%) Data Warehouse
5 403 (22.14%) Power BI
6 195 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 183 (10.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 168 (9.23%) SQL Server 2016
9 143 (7.86%) SQL Server 2014
10 120 (6.59%) Relational Database
11 110 (6.04%) Big Data
12 95 (5.22%) Data Lake
13 90 (4.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 77 (4.23%) Hadoop
15 73 (4.01%) OLAP
16 67 (3.68%) Azure SQL Database
17 65 (3.57%) NoSQL
18 54 (2.97%) QlikView
19 51 (2.80%) HDInsight
20 49 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 154 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 131 (7.20%) Visual Studio
3 60 (3.30%) Git (software)
4 49 (2.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 44 (2.42%) JIRA
6 30 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
7 27 (1.48%) SpecFlow
8 21 (1.15%) Subversion
9 20 (1.10%) Jenkins
10 17 (0.93%) NUnit
11 15 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
11 15 (0.82%) TeamCity
12 10 (0.55%) Bitbucket
12 10 (0.55%) Mercurial
13 8 (0.44%) Moq
13 8 (0.44%) MSTest
14 6 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 5 (0.27%) Rational Rhapsody
15 5 (0.27%) Selenium
15 5 (0.27%) tSQLt
General
1 459 (25.22%) Finance
2 212 (11.65%) Banking
3 86 (4.73%) Retail
4 52 (2.86%) Marketing
5 40 (2.20%) Legal
6 34 (1.87%) Financial Institution
7 25 (1.37%) Advertising
8 24 (1.32%) Investment Banking
9 20 (1.10%) Front Office
10 18 (0.99%) Back Office
11 17 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 15 (0.82%) Telecoms
13 14 (0.77%) Law
14 11 (0.60%) Local Government
14 11 (0.60%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
16 7 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.33%) Electronics
18 5 (0.27%) Private Banking
18 5 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,209 (66.43%) Developer
2 440 (24.18%) SQL Developer
3 378 (20.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 231 (12.69%) SSIS Developer
5 199 (10.93%) .NET Developer
6 185 (10.16%) C# Developer
7 171 (9.40%) Analyst
8 131 (7.20%) DBA
9 121 (6.65%) ETL Developer
10 120 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 119 (6.54%) SQL DBA
12 114 (6.26%) ASP.NET Developer
13 104 (5.71%) SQL BI Developer
14 102 (5.60%) Consultant
14 102 (5.60%) SSRS Developer
15 96 (5.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 89 (4.89%) SQL Server Developer
17 82 (4.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 82 (4.51%) SSAS Developer
18 79 (4.34%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 502 (27.58%) .NET
2 243 (13.35%) ASP.NET
3 156 (8.57%) WCF
4 139 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 94 (5.16%) XML
6 90 (4.95%) MDX
7 89 (4.89%) Kendo UI
8 79 (4.34%) Web Services
9 73 (4.01%) ASP.NET Web API
10 70 (3.85%) HTML
11 65 (3.57%) .NET Framework
12 61 (3.35%) CSS
13 57 (3.13%) AngularJS
14 53 (2.91%) Entity Framework
15 35 (1.92%) WPF
16 31 (1.70%) REST
17 30 (1.65%) jQuery
18 26 (1.43%) JSON
19 23 (1.26%) HTML5
20 17 (0.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 163 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
3 48 (2.64%) Greenfield Project
4 43 (2.36%) Clustering
5 40 (2.20%) Replication
6 36 (1.98%) Data Structures
7 27 (1.48%) NHS
7 27 (1.48%) Reinsurance
8 26 (1.43%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.15%) Fixed Income
10 20 (1.10%) Computer Science
11 18 (0.99%) Private Cloud
12 17 (0.93%) Reference Data
13 15 (0.82%) Virtual Team
14 14 (0.77%) Market Risk
15 13 (0.71%) Algorithms
16 12 (0.66%) Fintech
17 9 (0.49%) Hedge funds
17 9 (0.49%) User Experience
18 8 (0.44%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 114 (6.26%) Windows
2 38 (2.09%) Linux
2 38 (2.09%) Windows Server
3 15 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (0.77%) Unix
5 13 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.27%) VMS
8 4 (0.22%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.11%) Android
9 2 (0.11%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 902 (49.56%) Business Intelligence
2 637 (35.00%) ETL
3 450 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
4 259 (14.23%) Data Modelling
5 249 (13.68%) Analytics
6 234 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
7 212 (11.65%) Migration
8 178 (9.78%) MVC
9 155 (8.52%) Performance Tuning
10 146 (8.02%) Kimball Methodology
11 137 (7.53%) Scrum
12 129 (7.09%) Visualisation
13 125 (6.87%) Data Migration
14 120 (6.59%) Data Analysis
15 114 (6.26%) ETL Development
16 102 (5.60%) CRM
17 76 (4.18%) Data Integration
17 76 (4.18%) SDLC
18 71 (3.90%) Dimensional Modelling
19 64 (3.52%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1,436 (78.90%) SQL
2 623 (34.23%) T-SQL
3 522 (28.68%) C#
4 109 (5.99%) PowerShell
5 102 (5.60%) JavaScript
6 85 (4.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 68 (3.74%) Python
8 67 (3.68%) PL/SQL
9 63 (3.46%) VB.NET
9 63 (3.46%) VBA
10 58 (3.19%) R
11 40 (2.20%) Java
12 34 (1.87%) VB
13 22 (1.21%) VBScript
14 14 (0.77%) U-SQL
15 12 (0.66%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.55%) PHP
17 9 (0.49%) C
17 9 (0.49%) Scala
18 8 (0.44%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 58 (3.19%) Degree
2 51 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 40 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.88%) MCSE
6 11 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (0.33%) MCSA
7 6 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.27%) MCTS
9 4 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.11%) ISEB
10 2 (0.11%) MCAD
10 2 (0.11%) MCITP
10 2 (0.11%) MCP
10 2 (0.11%) MCSD
11 1 (0.055%) HND
11 1 (0.055%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.055%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (4.40%) Data Quality
2 45 (2.47%) QA
3 44 (2.42%) 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%) IFRS
6 8 (0.44%) IFRS 9
6 8 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.38%) SLA
8 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.16%) PMO
9 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.11%) WCAG
11 1 (0.055%) Basel III
11 1 (0.055%) ISO 9002
11 1 (0.055%) TickIT
System Software
1 22 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.15%) Docker
3 12 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.60%) Apache Flume
4 11 (0.60%) HDFS
5 10 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.055%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
2 18 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
3 12 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (0.44%) Puppet
5 7 (0.38%) Oozie
6 6 (0.33%) SCVMM
7 5 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.22%) SCCM
8 4 (0.22%) SCOM
8 4 (0.22%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.22%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (0.16%) Capistrano
9 3 (0.16%) Kibana
9 3 (0.16%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.11%) Terraform
11 1 (0.055%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.055%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.055%) SQL Sentry
11 1 (0.055%) WMI
Vendors
1 857 (47.09%) Microsoft
2 185 (10.16%) Oracle
3 117 (6.43%) Tableau
4 78 (4.29%) SAP
5 65 (3.57%) Informatica
6 33 (1.81%) Cognos
7 30 (1.65%) RedGate
8 29 (1.59%) Teradata
9 25 (1.37%) Talend
10 17 (0.93%) IBM
11 14 (0.77%) Alteryx
11 14 (0.77%) Capita
12 13 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (0.66%) Google
14 10 (0.55%) MicroStrategy
15 8 (0.44%) JD Edwards
15 8 (0.44%) Netezza
15 8 (0.44%) Vertica
16 7 (0.38%) Cloudera
16 7 (0.38%) InterSystems