Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 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
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 134 141 158
Rank change year-on-year +7 +17 -24
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 847 1,675 1,727
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.87% 1.86% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.82% 8.35% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 1,240 1,316
Median daily rate £468 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.12% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -35.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23.35 £17.00 £20.53
90th Percentile £46.25 £44.75 £40.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.86 £31.25
% change year-on-year +67.83% -33.26% -10.71%

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 9,605 20,065 22,723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.25% 22.32% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,286 13,713 15,800
Median daily rate £490 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +0.53% +8.00%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 247 239
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.45% +15.71%
10th Percentile £16.00 £14.18 £14.00
90th Percentile £53.08 £57.50 £53.55
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +20.69%

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 3 June 2020.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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 +17 794 £475 +11.76% 142
UK excluding London +8 478 £438 +9.38% 132
London +33 357 £500 +10.13% 22
South East +77 175 £475 +18.01% 23
North of England -5 115 £400 +5.26% 27
Midlands -7 67 £413 +3.13% 27
South West +13 54 £423 -3.43% 30
North West +4 54 £400 +6.67% 22
West Midlands +34 51 £425 -5.56% 22
Yorkshire +5 51 £400 - 4
Scotland -4 31 £365 -9.88% 8
East of England +5 24 £431 +4.55% 15
Work from Home 0 24 £425 -4.23% 13
East Midlands -28 16 £338 -15.63% 5
Wales +14 13 £420 +12.00% 4
North East +23 10 £413 +17.86% 1

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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.

1 648 (76.51%) SQL
2 523 (61.75%) SQL Server
3 450 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
4 358 (42.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 348 (41.09%) Azure
6 323 (38.13%) Power Platform
7 322 (38.02%) Microsoft
8 317 (37.43%) Power BI
9 311 (36.72%) Data Warehouse
10 297 (35.06%) ETL
11 276 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
12 270 (31.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 253 (29.87%) T-SQL
14 202 (23.85%) Finance
15 193 (22.79%) DevOps
16 160 (18.89%) C#
17 157 (18.54%) .NET
18 149 (17.59%) Data Modelling
18 149 (17.59%) Analytics
19 123 (14.52%) Visual Studio
20 121 (14.29%) Data Lake
21 113 (13.34%) PowerShell
22 112 (13.22%) Migration
23 102 (12.04%) Windows
24 96 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
25 94 (11.10%) Data Management
26 83 (9.80%) Kimball Methodology
27 81 (9.56%) Microsoft Excel
28 80 (9.45%) Scrum
29 78 (9.21%) JavaScript

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 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.48%) IIS
3 14 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (1.06%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.06%) SAS
5 4 (0.47%) Confluence
6 3 (0.35%) Apache
6 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.24%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.24%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.24%) CMS
7 2 (0.24%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.12%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 81 (9.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.06%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.83%) Acrobat
4 6 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (0.24%) Stata
Business Applications
1 28 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.47%) SAP MDM
3 4 (0.47%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.24%) FastStats
5 2 (0.24%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 348 (41.09%) Azure
2 323 (38.13%) Power Platform
3 76 (8.97%) Azure Data Factory
4 66 (7.79%) PaaS
5 59 (6.97%) IaaS
6 40 (4.72%) Dynamics 365
7 36 (4.25%) AWS
8 20 (2.36%) Serverless
9 19 (2.24%) Azure Functions
9 19 (2.24%) Logic Apps
10 14 (1.65%) PowerApps
11 12 (1.42%) Data Lake Analytics
11 12 (1.42%) GCP
12 11 (1.30%) SaaS
13 10 (1.18%) GitHub
13 10 (1.18%) Office 365
13 10 (1.18%) Slack
14 8 (0.94%) Azure Stack
14 8 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (0.71%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.30%) Internet
2 4 (0.47%) Network Security
2 4 (0.47%) SSL
3 2 (0.24%) FTP
3 2 (0.24%) SAN
4 1 (0.12%) Intranet
4 1 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.12%) Skype
4 1 (0.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (61.75%) SQL Server
2 358 (42.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 317 (37.43%) Power BI
4 311 (36.72%) Data Warehouse
5 270 (31.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 121 (14.29%) Data Lake
7 76 (8.97%) SQL Server 2016
8 69 (8.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 51 (6.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 51 (6.02%) Relational Database
9 51 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
10 50 (5.90%) HDInsight
11 41 (4.84%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 41 (4.84%) Big Data
11 41 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 36 (4.25%) SQL Server 2014
13 22 (2.60%) MySQL
14 20 (2.36%) Hadoop
15 19 (2.24%) SQL Server 2017
15 19 (2.24%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 123 (14.52%) Visual Studio
2 75 (8.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 36 (4.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 32 (3.78%) JIRA
6 26 (3.07%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (0.94%) SpecFlow
8 7 (0.83%) Subversion
9 6 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (0.71%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.59%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.59%) Selenium
10 5 (0.59%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.59%) Visual Studio Code
11 4 (0.47%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.47%) ERwin
11 4 (0.47%) Maven
11 4 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (0.47%) ProC
General
1 202 (23.85%) Finance
2 51 (6.02%) Banking
3 47 (5.55%) Public Sector
4 18 (2.13%) Retail
5 17 (2.01%) Law
6 12 (1.42%) Back Office
7 11 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.18%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.18%) Marketing
9 9 (1.06%) Legal
10 8 (0.94%) Publishing
11 7 (0.83%) Local Government
11 7 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.83%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.47%) Billing
12 4 (0.47%) Front Office
12 4 (0.47%) Housing Association
13 3 (0.35%) Electronics
14 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 436 (51.48%) Developer
2 187 (22.08%) SQL Developer
3 149 (17.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 94 (11.10%) Analyst
5 66 (7.79%) Architect
5 66 (7.79%) SSIS Developer
6 61 (7.20%) DBA
7 55 (6.49%) .NET Developer
8 50 (5.90%) DevOps Engineer
9 47 (5.55%) SQL BI Developer
9 47 (5.55%) SQL Server Developer
10 46 (5.43%) Data Engineer
11 45 (5.31%) Power BI Developer
12 42 (4.96%) SQL DBA
13 41 (4.84%) Azure Engineer
14 38 (4.49%) ETL Developer
15 36 (4.25%) C# Developer
16 35 (4.13%) Senior Developer
17 34 (4.01%) Data Warehouse Developer
18 33 (3.90%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (18.54%) .NET
2 57 (6.73%) ASP.NET
3 44 (5.19%) XML
4 42 (4.96%) .NET Framework
5 37 (4.37%) CSS
6 36 (4.25%) JSON
7 35 (4.13%) AngularJS
8 33 (3.90%) Web Services
9 30 (3.54%) HTML
10 29 (3.42%) jQuery
11 24 (2.83%) MDX
12 20 (2.36%) .NET Core
12 20 (2.36%) LINQ
13 18 (2.13%) Entity Framework
13 18 (2.13%) WCF
14 16 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (1.89%) RESTful
15 15 (1.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (1.65%) SOAP
17 13 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 96 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (2.60%) NHS
3 18 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (2.01%) Replication
5 15 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 14 (1.65%) Data Structures
7 12 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (0.94%) Credit Risk
8 8 (0.94%) Hedge funds
9 7 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 7 (0.83%) Clustering
9 7 (0.83%) Fixed Income
9 7 (0.83%) FMCG
10 6 (0.71%) Reinsurance
11 5 (0.59%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.59%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.59%) User Experience
12 4 (0.47%) Grid Computing
12 4 (0.47%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.35%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 102 (12.04%) Windows
2 31 (3.66%) Linux
3 21 (2.48%) Windows Server
4 17 (2.01%) VMS
5 9 (1.06%) Unix
6 8 (0.94%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) Android
10 1 (0.12%) HPUX
10 1 (0.12%) Solaris
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (53.13%) Business Intelligence
2 297 (35.06%) ETL
3 276 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
4 193 (22.79%) DevOps
5 149 (17.59%) Analytics
5 149 (17.59%) Data Modelling
6 112 (13.22%) Migration
7 94 (11.10%) Data Management
8 83 (9.80%) Kimball Methodology
9 80 (9.45%) Scrum
10 74 (8.74%) Test Automation
11 67 (7.91%) Data Migration
12 65 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (6.26%) SDLC
14 49 (5.79%) Performance Tuning
15 47 (5.55%) Problem-Solving
15 47 (5.55%) Visualisation
16 45 (5.31%) ITIL
17 44 (5.19%) Continuous Delivery
18 43 (5.08%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 648 (76.51%) SQL
2 253 (29.87%) T-SQL
3 160 (18.89%) C#
4 113 (13.34%) PowerShell
5 78 (9.21%) JavaScript
6 69 (8.15%) Python
7 52 (6.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 34 (4.01%) VB.NET
9 22 (2.60%) R
9 22 (2.60%) VBA
10 21 (2.48%) PL/SQL
10 21 (2.48%) VB
11 19 (2.24%) Java
12 13 (1.53%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.18%) TypeScript
14 9 (1.06%) Perl
15 6 (0.71%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.71%) Korn
16 5 (0.59%) ANSI SQL
16 5 (0.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (5.31%) Security Cleared
2 36 (4.25%) Degree
3 34 (4.01%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.59%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.35%) MCITP
8 3 (0.35%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.12%) CITP
9 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.95%) Data Quality
2 22 (2.60%) QA
3 13 (1.53%) Solvency II
4 10 (1.18%) GDPR
5 6 (0.71%) SLA
6 3 (0.35%) HL7
6 3 (0.35%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.24%) MiFID
7 2 (0.24%) SNOMED CT
8 1 (0.12%) IFRS
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
2 23 (2.72%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.59%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.35%) vSphere
6 2 (0.24%) Docker
7 1 (0.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (0.83%) SCDPM
2 4 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.35%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (0.35%) vRealize
4 2 (0.24%) Ansible
4 2 (0.24%) Netcool
4 2 (0.24%) Terraform
5 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.12%) Puppet
5 1 (0.12%) SCCM
5 1 (0.12%) SCOM
5 1 (0.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 322 (38.02%) Microsoft
2 64 (7.56%) Oracle
3 52 (6.14%) Tableau
4 49 (5.79%) Informatica
5 29 (3.42%) SAP
6 23 (2.72%) Databricks
7 17 (2.01%) Google
8 14 (1.65%) Sybase
9 13 (1.53%) VMware
10 12 (1.42%) ServiceNow
11 9 (1.06%) Adobe
11 9 (1.06%) Hortonworks
11 9 (1.06%) Talend
12 8 (0.94%) Red Hat
12 8 (0.94%) Teradata
13 7 (0.83%) IBM
14 5 (0.59%) Ab Initio
14 5 (0.59%) EMC
14 5 (0.59%) Sparx
15 4 (0.47%) Marketo