Period
to 19 November 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 150 155
Rank change year-on-year +28 +5 -28
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 1,720 1,884 1,794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.05% 1.82% 1.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.61% 8.11% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,216 1,429 1,373
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £575 £591 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 25
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £33.95 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.55% +13.17% +4.57%
10th Percentile £21.42 £17.00 £19.40
90th Percentile £73.75 £47.35 £53.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £26.90 £40.00
% change year-on-year +95.17% -32.75% +52.38%

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 17,891 23,226 22,428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.35% 22.49% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,079 16,160 15,317
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £310
90th Percentile £657 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 241 285
UK median hourly rate £32.58 £33.50 £31.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.75% +7.54% +10.54%
10th Percentile £12.75 £13.69 £14.00
90th Percentile £71.55 £57.50 £58.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +24.20%

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 19 November 2019.

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 2019.

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 19 November 2019. 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 +30 1,638 £450 +4.05% 344
UK excluding London +48 948 £400 - 272
London +13 754 £475 - 94
South East +99 340 £425 +0.59% 58
North of England +15 243 £400 +6.67% 82
Midlands +42 143 £365 -8.75% 55
North West +31 138 £400 +6.67% 51
South West -22 104 £400 -2.44% 34
Yorkshire -4 92 £388 -1.59% 23
West Midlands +48 88 £365 -18.89% 36
East Midlands +18 55 £375 -3.54% 19
East of England -25 51 £438 +2.94% 21
Wales +49 39 £370 -7.50% 5
Scotland -7 22 £388 +3.33% 16
North East -4 12 £438 +25.00% 8
Northern Ireland +9 5 £325 - 1
Channel Islands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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 1,249 (72.62%) SQL
2 1,112 (64.65%) SQL Server
3 871 (50.64%) Business Intelligence
4 869 (50.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 724 (42.09%) Microsoft
6 672 (39.07%) Data Warehouse
7 648 (37.67%) ETL
8 640 (37.21%) Azure
9 601 (34.94%) Power Platform
10 595 (34.59%) Power BI
11 570 (33.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 513 (29.83%) T-SQL
13 403 (23.43%) Agile Software Development
14 388 (22.56%) C#
15 367 (21.34%) .NET
16 322 (18.72%) Finance
17 274 (15.93%) Migration
18 265 (15.41%) Analytics
19 256 (14.88%) Data Modelling
20 205 (11.92%) DevOps
21 201 (11.69%) Oracle
22 174 (10.12%) Data Lake
23 163 (9.48%) Data Migration
24 161 (9.36%) PowerShell
25 150 (8.72%) CRM
26 146 (8.49%) Azure Data Factory
27 145 (8.43%) Visual Studio
28 141 (8.20%) JavaScript
29 139 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
30 137 (7.97%) Azure SQL Database

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 75 (4.36%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.80%) Confluence
3 26 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
4 24 (1.40%) IIS
5 20 (1.16%) SAS
6 12 (0.70%) Apache
7 10 (0.58%) Apache Spark
7 10 (0.58%) CMS
8 8 (0.47%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.41%) SugarCRM
10 6 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.35%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.35%) WebLogic Integration
11 4 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.17%) Sonic ESB
13 2 (0.12%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.12%) JBoss
14 1 (0.058%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 116 (6.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.35%) SPSS
6 5 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.058%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.058%) Stata
Business Applications
1 99 (5.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.47%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.35%) Misys Opics
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.12%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.12%) OPENHousing
8 2 (0.12%) RMDS
8 2 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 2 (0.12%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.058%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.058%) GoldMine
9 1 (0.058%) Raiser's Edge
9 1 (0.058%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.058%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 640 (37.21%) Azure
2 601 (34.94%) Power Platform
3 146 (8.49%) Azure Data Factory
4 101 (5.87%) Dynamics 365
5 100 (5.81%) AWS
6 87 (5.06%) Serverless
7 65 (3.78%) Azure Functions
8 62 (3.60%) Data Lake Analytics
9 44 (2.56%) PaaS
10 36 (2.09%) IaaS
11 34 (1.98%) SaaS
12 33 (1.92%) Office 365
13 28 (1.63%) GCP
14 22 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
15 19 (1.10%) GitHub
16 18 (1.05%) iPaaS
17 12 (0.70%) PowerApps
18 7 (0.41%) Azure Machine Learning
19 5 (0.29%) Slack
20 4 (0.23%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.16%) SMTP
2 14 (0.81%) Internet
3 7 (0.41%) FTP
4 6 (0.35%) Firewall
4 6 (0.35%) SAN
5 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.12%) Intranet
6 2 (0.12%) Network Security
6 2 (0.12%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.12%) SSL
6 2 (0.12%) VPN
6 2 (0.12%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.058%) DHCP
7 1 (0.058%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.058%) LAN
7 1 (0.058%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,112 (64.65%) SQL Server
2 869 (50.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 672 (39.07%) Data Warehouse
4 595 (34.59%) Power BI
5 570 (33.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 174 (10.12%) Data Lake
7 137 (7.97%) Azure SQL Database
8 121 (7.03%) SQL Server 2016
9 119 (6.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 111 (6.45%) Relational Database
11 107 (6.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 72 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
13 63 (3.66%) Big Data
14 58 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
15 55 (3.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 46 (2.67%) Star Schema
17 43 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
17 43 (2.50%) OLAP
17 43 (2.50%) SSDT
18 42 (2.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 145 (8.43%) Visual Studio
2 82 (4.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 80 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 69 (4.01%) Visual Studio Team System
5 65 (3.78%) JIRA
6 46 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 26 (1.51%) Selenium
8 19 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (1.10%) TeamCity
9 16 (0.93%) Jenkins
10 15 (0.87%) ERwin
11 14 (0.81%) NUnit
12 12 (0.70%) tSQLt
13 11 (0.64%) SpecFlow
14 10 (0.58%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.58%) Subversion
14 10 (0.58%) Visual Studio Code
15 9 (0.52%) Cucumber
16 6 (0.35%) Bitbucket
16 6 (0.35%) MSTest
General
1 322 (18.72%) Finance
2 105 (6.10%) Banking
3 85 (4.94%) Public Sector
4 75 (4.36%) Retail
5 45 (2.62%) Back Office
6 43 (2.50%) Legal
7 31 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.74%) Front Office
9 26 (1.51%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.34%) Manufacturing
11 22 (1.28%) Investment Banking
12 19 (1.10%) Marketing
13 15 (0.87%) Publishing
14 11 (0.64%) Law
15 8 (0.47%) Local Government
16 5 (0.29%) Billing
17 4 (0.23%) Advertising
17 4 (0.23%) Games
18 3 (0.17%) Automotive
18 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,009 (58.66%) Developer
2 387 (22.50%) SQL Developer
3 344 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 169 (9.83%) SSIS Developer
5 159 (9.24%) Analyst
6 130 (7.56%) Architect
7 117 (6.80%) .NET Developer
8 112 (6.51%) C# Developer
9 102 (5.93%) Azure Developer
10 96 (5.58%) DBA
11 91 (5.29%) Consultant
12 89 (5.17%) SQL BI Developer
13 84 (4.88%) Power BI Developer
14 82 (4.77%) ETL Developer
15 80 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
16 79 (4.59%) Senior Developer
17 78 (4.53%) SQL DBA
17 78 (4.53%) SQL Server Developer
18 61 (3.55%) SSRS Developer
19 60 (3.49%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (21.34%) .NET
2 118 (6.86%) ASP.NET
3 105 (6.10%) MDX
3 105 (6.10%) XML
4 74 (4.30%) REST
5 67 (3.90%) .NET Framework
5 67 (3.90%) AngularJS
6 60 (3.49%) JSON
7 54 (3.14%) HTML
8 46 (2.67%) CSS
9 40 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 38 (2.21%) SOAP
10 38 (2.21%) WCF
11 36 (2.09%) Web Services
12 33 (1.92%) jQuery
13 29 (1.69%) Entity Framework
14 27 (1.57%) Middleware
15 23 (1.34%) ODBC
15 23 (1.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 139 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
3 39 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 39 (2.27%) NHS
4 32 (1.86%) Data Structures
5 24 (1.40%) Replication
6 23 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
7 22 (1.28%) Clustering
8 20 (1.16%) Reinsurance
9 18 (1.05%) Credit Risk
9 18 (1.05%) Derivative
10 17 (0.99%) Fixed Income
11 14 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (0.81%) User Experience
12 11 (0.64%) Data Centre
12 11 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (0.64%) Private Cloud
13 10 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
14 9 (0.52%) Equities
14 9 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 107 (6.22%) Windows
2 41 (2.38%) Linux
3 31 (1.80%) Windows Server
4 20 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 15 (0.87%) VMS
6 10 (0.58%) Unix
6 10 (0.58%) Windows 10
7 8 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.47%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.29%) Solaris
9 4 (0.23%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.17%) Android
10 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.12%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 871 (50.64%) Business Intelligence
2 648 (37.67%) ETL
3 403 (23.43%) Agile Software Development
4 274 (15.93%) Migration
5 265 (15.41%) Analytics
6 256 (14.88%) Data Modelling
7 205 (11.92%) DevOps
8 163 (9.48%) Data Migration
9 150 (8.72%) CRM
10 128 (7.44%) Visualisation
11 126 (7.33%) Scrum
12 120 (6.98%) Data Integration
13 118 (6.86%) Problem-Solving
14 117 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
15 115 (6.69%) Kimball Methodology
16 85 (4.94%) MVC
17 81 (4.71%) Dimensional Modelling
18 77 (4.48%) Data Management
19 75 (4.36%) ETL Development
20 71 (4.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1,249 (72.62%) SQL
2 513 (29.83%) T-SQL
3 388 (22.56%) C#
4 161 (9.36%) PowerShell
5 141 (8.20%) JavaScript
6 117 (6.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 100 (5.81%) Python
8 97 (5.64%) Java
9 53 (3.08%) PL/SQL
10 43 (2.50%) VBA
11 39 (2.27%) VB.NET
12 34 (1.98%) R
13 29 (1.69%) VB
14 18 (1.05%) Scala
15 16 (0.93%) VBScript
16 13 (0.76%) Perl
17 12 (0.70%) PHP
18 11 (0.64%) U-SQL
19 10 (0.58%) VB6
20 9 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 99 (5.76%) Security Cleared
2 86 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 73 (4.24%) Degree
4 27 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 20 (1.16%) DBS Check
7 9 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (0.35%) HNC
8 6 (0.35%) ISEB
8 6 (0.35%) MCSE
9 5 (0.29%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.23%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.23%) MCDBA
10 4 (0.23%) MCITP
11 3 (0.17%) HND
11 3 (0.17%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.17%) MCSA
12 2 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.12%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.53%) Data Quality
2 64 (3.72%) QA
3 23 (1.34%) MiFID
4 18 (1.05%) SLA
5 15 (0.87%) GDPR
6 10 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
6 10 (0.58%) EMIR
7 6 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.29%) GAAP
9 3 (0.17%) PMO
10 2 (0.12%) GxP
10 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.058%) HL7
11 1 (0.058%) ITGC
11 1 (0.058%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 34 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.57%) Hyper-V
3 21 (1.22%) Docker
4 14 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.17%) HDFS
7 3 (0.17%) LXC
8 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (0.81%) Kubernetes
2 8 (0.47%) Terraform
3 7 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (0.35%) Ansible
5 5 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.29%) Puppet
6 4 (0.23%) HP ALM
6 4 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.12%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.12%) Control-M
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.058%) Ambari
9 1 (0.058%) Automic
9 1 (0.058%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.058%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.058%) Kibana
9 1 (0.058%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.058%) SCOM
Vendors
1 724 (42.09%) Microsoft
2 201 (11.69%) Oracle
3 126 (7.33%) Tableau
4 63 (3.66%) Databricks
5 49 (2.85%) SAP
6 31 (1.80%) Informatica
7 28 (1.63%) Google
8 25 (1.45%) Talend
9 23 (1.34%) Cognos
10 21 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (0.99%) IBM
12 16 (0.93%) Alteryx
12 16 (0.93%) VMware
13 10 (0.58%) JD Edwards
13 10 (0.58%) Teradata
14 8 (0.47%) Ab Initio
14 8 (0.47%) Infor
14 8 (0.47%) Trayport
15 6 (0.35%) Atlassian
15 6 (0.35%) ServiceNow