Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 153 123
Rank change year-on-year +4 -30 -41
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 1,889 1,777 2,188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.84% 1.75% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.16% 7.92% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,434 1,356 1,600
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.25% +2.80%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £557 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 19
UK median hourly rate £22.16 £28.75 £29.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.93% -3.78% -0.40%
10th Percentile £16.45 £19.18 £16.25
90th Percentile £44.95 £53.53 £64.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.32 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year -54.21% +52.38% -12.50%

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 23,160 22,423 23,905
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.52% 22.13% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,130 15,280 15,860
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 278 377
UK median hourly rate £32.48 £30.50 £28.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.48% +8.23% +0.20%
10th Percentile £12.75 £13.93 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.33 £53.75 £52.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £28.18
% change year-on-year -4.29% +24.20% -4.47%

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 12 November 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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 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 1,809 £430 +1.18% 628
UK excluding London -18 940 £400 +6.67% 458
London +24 934 £475 +5.56% 211
North of England -13 272 £375 +3.45% 172
South East -36 218 £420 +15.86% 67
Yorkshire +4 138 £400 +14.29% 76
Midlands -1 137 £400 +2.63% 94
South West -8 131 £409 +2.19% 37
East of England +5 117 £425 +17.24% 48
North West -48 99 £375 - 87
West Midlands -27 73 £425 +3.03% 58
East Midlands +30 60 £390 +4.00% 36
Scotland -11 49 £375 -1.64% 30
North East +25 35 £350 +16.67% 9
Wales -51 16 £400 +16.79% 6
Northern Ireland +23 2 - - 5

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 1,487 (78.72%) SQL
2 1,312 (69.45%) SQL Server
3 1,138 (60.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 966 (51.14%) Business Intelligence
5 823 (43.57%) Microsoft
6 750 (39.70%) ETL
7 734 (38.86%) Data Warehouse
8 726 (38.43%) T-SQL
9 655 (34.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 500 (26.47%) Finance
11 463 (24.51%) C#
11 463 (24.51%) Power BI
12 417 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
13 409 (21.65%) .NET
14 386 (20.43%) Microsoft Azure
15 268 (14.19%) Data Modelling
16 252 (13.34%) Analytics
17 249 (13.18%) Migration
18 247 (13.08%) Oracle
19 209 (11.06%) SQL Server 2016
19 209 (11.06%) SQL Server 2008
20 205 (10.85%) Banking
21 203 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
22 199 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
23 193 (10.22%) ASP.NET
24 186 (9.85%) Tableau
25 185 (9.79%) Visualisation
26 168 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
27 167 (8.84%) Kimball Methodology
28 164 (8.68%) Microsoft Excel

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 69 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 45 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 33 (1.75%) SAS
4 20 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (1.06%) Confluence
5 16 (0.85%) IIS
6 13 (0.69%) K2 blackpearl
6 13 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.37%) NServiceBus
8 7 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.21%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.21%) Appian
10 4 (0.21%) CMS
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.16%) Apache
11 3 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 164 (8.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.21%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 75 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.79%) NetSuite
4 12 (0.64%) Markit EDM
5 9 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
8 5 (0.26%) Infor M3
8 5 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
9 4 (0.21%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 3 (0.16%) FastStats
10 3 (0.16%) thinkFolio
11 2 (0.11%) Cerner Millennium
11 2 (0.11%) HFM
11 2 (0.11%) ReMetrica
11 2 (0.11%) Towers Watson Igloo
12 1 (0.053%) Actimize
12 1 (0.053%) Infor CRM
12 1 (0.053%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 386 (20.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (5.19%) Azure Data Factory
3 85 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 78 (4.13%) Dynamics 365
5 52 (2.75%) PaaS
6 35 (1.85%) IaaS
7 32 (1.69%) Office 365
8 29 (1.54%) Data Lake Analytics
9 17 (0.90%) SaaS
10 16 (0.85%) Azure Machine Learning
11 12 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (0.48%) Google Analytics
13 9 (0.48%) iPaaS
14 6 (0.32%) Serverless
15 5 (0.26%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 3 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
16 3 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
16 3 (0.16%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.53%) HTTP
2 9 (0.48%) SMTP
3 6 (0.32%) DNS
4 5 (0.26%) DMZ
5 4 (0.21%) Firewall
5 4 (0.21%) SMS
6 3 (0.16%) FTP
6 3 (0.16%) SAN
7 2 (0.11%) Broadband
7 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.11%) Intranet
8 1 (0.053%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.053%) Internet
8 1 (0.053%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.053%) NAS
8 1 (0.053%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.053%) SSL
8 1 (0.053%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.053%) VPN
8 1 (0.053%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,312 (69.45%) SQL Server
2 1,138 (60.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 734 (38.86%) Data Warehouse
4 655 (34.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 463 (24.51%) Power BI
6 209 (11.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 209 (11.06%) SQL Server 2016
7 168 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 153 (8.10%) SQL Server 2014
9 150 (7.94%) Data Lake
10 137 (7.25%) Relational Database
11 110 (5.82%) Big Data
12 90 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 87 (4.61%) Hadoop
14 79 (4.18%) Azure SQL Database
15 70 (3.71%) QlikView
16 69 (3.65%) OLAP
17 68 (3.60%) NoSQL
18 66 (3.49%) HDInsight
19 52 (2.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 153 (8.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 128 (6.78%) Visual Studio
3 61 (3.23%) JIRA
4 53 (2.81%) Git (software)
5 47 (2.49%) Visual Studio Team System
6 42 (2.22%) Subversion
7 30 (1.59%) TeamCity
8 29 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 22 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
10 18 (0.95%) NUnit
11 14 (0.74%) Bitbucket
12 12 (0.64%) MSTest
13 11 (0.58%) ReSharper
14 10 (0.53%) SpecFlow
15 8 (0.42%) ERwin
15 8 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 7 (0.37%) Artifactory
16 7 (0.37%) Jenkins
16 7 (0.37%) Moq
16 7 (0.37%) NCrunch
General
1 500 (26.47%) Finance
2 205 (10.85%) Banking
3 89 (4.71%) Retail
4 57 (3.02%) Front Office
5 50 (2.65%) Marketing
6 49 (2.59%) Back Office
6 49 (2.59%) Investment Banking
7 33 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 29 (1.54%) Legal
9 22 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 21 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.85%) Advertising
12 14 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
13 11 (0.58%) Electronics
13 11 (0.58%) Law
13 11 (0.58%) Local Government
14 7 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.26%) Billing
16 4 (0.21%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,251 (66.23%) Developer
2 535 (28.32%) SQL Developer
3 440 (23.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 239 (12.65%) SSIS Developer
5 191 (10.11%) Analyst
6 158 (8.36%) .NET Developer
7 156 (8.26%) C# Developer
8 134 (7.09%) SQL Server Developer
9 126 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
10 125 (6.62%) DBA
10 125 (6.62%) ETL Developer
11 114 (6.03%) SQL DBA
12 105 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
13 101 (5.35%) C# .NET Developer
14 91 (4.82%) Senior Developer
15 78 (4.13%) Data Analyst
16 77 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
17 74 (3.92%) Architect
17 74 (3.92%) Data Warehouse Developer
18 73 (3.86%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 409 (21.65%) .NET
2 193 (10.22%) ASP.NET
3 118 (6.25%) WCF
4 113 (5.98%) XML
5 96 (5.08%) Web Services
6 92 (4.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 85 (4.50%) .NET Framework
8 81 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 70 (3.71%) MDX
10 60 (3.18%) Entity Framework
11 57 (3.02%) Kendo UI
12 50 (2.65%) HTML
13 45 (2.38%) JSON
14 37 (1.96%) CSS
14 37 (1.96%) jQuery
15 36 (1.91%) AngularJS
16 25 (1.32%) WPF
17 22 (1.16%) Kafka
17 22 (1.16%) REST
18 21 (1.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 199 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
3 37 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 35 (1.85%) Replication
5 33 (1.75%) Clustering
6 29 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 28 (1.48%) Computer Science
8 27 (1.43%) Fixed Income
8 27 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
9 25 (1.32%) Algorithms
9 25 (1.32%) Reference Data
10 24 (1.27%) Reinsurance
11 22 (1.16%) Equities
11 22 (1.16%) NHS
12 17 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (0.79%) Data Centre
14 13 (0.69%) Virtual Team
15 12 (0.64%) N-Tier
16 10 (0.53%) Fintech
16 10 (0.53%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 121 (6.41%) Windows
2 44 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 32 (1.69%) Linux
4 12 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (0.58%) Ubuntu
5 11 (0.58%) Unix
6 7 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.16%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.053%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.053%) MVS
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.053%) Solaris
9 1 (0.053%) VMS
9 1 (0.053%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 966 (51.14%) Business Intelligence
2 750 (39.70%) ETL
3 417 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
4 268 (14.19%) Data Modelling
5 252 (13.34%) Analytics
6 249 (13.18%) Migration
7 203 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
8 185 (9.79%) Visualisation
9 167 (8.84%) Kimball Methodology
10 160 (8.47%) Data Migration
11 141 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
12 133 (7.04%) MVC
13 128 (6.78%) Data Analysis
13 128 (6.78%) Scrum
14 110 (5.82%) ETL Development
15 98 (5.19%) CRM
16 97 (5.13%) Data Visualisation
17 90 (4.76%) SDLC
18 88 (4.66%) Data Management
19 78 (4.13%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 1,487 (78.72%) SQL
2 726 (38.43%) T-SQL
3 463 (24.51%) C#
4 143 (7.57%) PowerShell
5 111 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 104 (5.51%) Python
7 83 (4.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 73 (3.86%) VBA
9 66 (3.49%) PL/SQL
10 57 (3.02%) R
11 48 (2.54%) VB
12 39 (2.06%) Java
13 34 (1.80%) VB.NET
14 19 (1.01%) PHP
14 19 (1.01%) U-SQL
15 18 (0.95%) VBScript
16 14 (0.74%) Scala
16 14 (0.74%) Shell Script
17 13 (0.69%) C++
17 13 (0.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 63 (3.34%) Security Cleared
2 49 (2.59%) SC Cleared
3 45 (2.38%) Degree
4 40 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.01%) MCSE
6 16 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (0.32%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.26%) MCTS
8 5 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.21%) MCITP
9 4 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.16%) CCNA
10 3 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.16%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.16%) MCP
10 3 (0.16%) MCSD
10 3 (0.16%) PMP
11 2 (0.11%) HND
11 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (5.13%) Data Quality
2 56 (2.96%) QA
3 32 (1.69%) GDPR
4 11 (0.58%) EMIR
4 11 (0.58%) MiFID
5 10 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (0.42%) Basel III
6 8 (0.42%) HL7
7 6 (0.32%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.21%) SLA
9 3 (0.16%) IFRS
9 3 (0.16%) IFRS 9
9 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 9002
10 2 (0.11%) PMO
10 2 (0.11%) TickIT
11 1 (0.053%) GAMP
11 1 (0.053%) Solvency II
System Software
1 25 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.90%) Apache Flume
2 17 (0.90%) Docker
3 12 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.42%) HDFS
5 5 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.053%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.053%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (0.90%) Microsoft Clustering
2 16 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
3 8 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (0.37%) Oozie
5 5 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.26%) Control-M
5 5 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.21%) SCOM
7 3 (0.16%) Ansible
7 3 (0.16%) Kibana
8 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.11%) Puppet
8 2 (0.11%) Salt
8 2 (0.11%) SQL Sentry
8 2 (0.11%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.053%) Foglight
9 1 (0.053%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.053%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.053%) logstash
9 1 (0.053%) SCCM
Vendors
1 823 (43.57%) Microsoft
2 247 (13.08%) Oracle
3 186 (9.85%) Tableau
4 94 (4.98%) SAP
5 67 (3.55%) Informatica
6 43 (2.28%) Talend
7 35 (1.85%) Alteryx
8 32 (1.69%) IBM
8 32 (1.69%) Teradata
9 26 (1.38%) Cognos
10 24 (1.27%) RedGate
11 22 (1.16%) Google
12 14 (0.74%) Reuters
13 13 (0.69%) Databricks
14 10 (0.53%) Citrix
15 8 (0.42%) DevExpress
16 7 (0.37%) Atlassian
16 7 (0.37%) Netezza
16 7 (0.37%) Sybase
16 7 (0.37%) Telerik