Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 118 86
Rank change year-on-year -24 -32 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 1,863 2,095 2,586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.86% 2.16% 2.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.46% 9.58% 10.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,431 1,521 1,956
UK median daily rate £415 £388 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% +0.32% +3.00%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £266
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year - +3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 10
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.59% -21.25% +100.00%
10th Percentile £18.13 £16.53 £28.75
90th Percentile £53.00 £52.84 £69.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +50.00%

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 22,032 21,865 24,986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.98% 22.56% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,330 14,569 16,643
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 319 430
UK median hourly rate £30.95 £28.18 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.83% -6.07% +4.57%
10th Percentile £14.58 £10.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £55.54 £48.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.94 £29.50
% change year-on-year +29.93% -8.69% +5.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -36 1,727 £425 +8.97% 558
UK excluding London -39 985 £363 - 378
London -12 859 £450 +4.65% 220
South East -26 249 £363 -9.38% 60
North of England -40 237 £350 - 127
Midlands -11 161 £373 +6.43% 73
South West -22 123 £400 +14.29% 39
Yorkshire -27 123 £350 - 68
East of England +18 109 £363 -3.33% 38
North West -41 108 £360 +2.86% 53
West Midlands -12 100 £375 +4.53% 36
East Midlands -15 60 £338 +3.85% 37
Wales +26 56 £321 +31.69% 11
Scotland -14 52 £350 -12.50% 28
Northern Ireland -20 11 £400 -
Isle of Man - 8 £400 - 2
North East +14 6 £338 -16.92% 6

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 1,446 (77.62%) SQL
2 1,353 (72.62%) SQL Server
3 1,062 (57.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 963 (51.69%) Business Intelligence
5 776 (41.65%) Microsoft
6 744 (39.94%) ETL
7 719 (38.59%) Data Warehouse
8 687 (36.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 608 (32.64%) T-SQL
10 472 (25.34%) Finance
11 395 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
12 391 (20.99%) .NET
13 367 (19.70%) C#
14 318 (17.07%) Power BI
15 317 (17.02%) Data Modelling
16 290 (15.57%) Migration
17 234 (12.56%) SQL Server 2008
18 221 (11.86%) SQL Server 2016
19 214 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
20 213 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
21 208 (11.16%) Oracle
22 191 (10.25%) Analytics
23 183 (9.82%) Data Migration
24 180 (9.66%) Banking
25 178 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
26 175 (9.39%) Kimball Methodology
27 172 (9.23%) Tableau
28 160 (8.59%) Performance Tuning
28 160 (8.59%) SQL Server 2014
29 151 (8.11%) MDX

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 91 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 38 (2.04%) SAS
3 37 (1.99%) IIS
4 29 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 23 (1.23%) Apache Spark
6 14 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 11 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (0.48%) Confluence
9 9 (0.48%) JCAPS
10 7 (0.38%) Apache Pig
11 6 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.27%) CMS
12 5 (0.27%) K2 blackpearl
13 4 (0.21%) Apache
13 4 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.21%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.21%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 141 (7.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (1.93%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
7 8 (0.43%) SPSS
8 1 (0.054%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 65 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
2 28 (1.50%) Markit EDM
3 17 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
5 5 (0.27%) Actimize
5 5 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.21%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.21%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.16%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (0.16%) iTrent
7 3 (0.16%) Siebel CRM
7 3 (0.16%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.11%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.11%) Salerio
8 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 214 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
3 36 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (1.50%) PaaS
5 25 (1.34%) IaaS
6 23 (1.23%) Azure Data Factory
7 12 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.64%) GitHub
8 10 (0.54%) Azure Machine Learning
9 9 (0.48%) Data Lake Analytics
10 8 (0.43%) Boomi
11 7 (0.38%) SaaS
12 6 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.32%) Office 365
13 5 (0.27%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
15 3 (0.16%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
16 2 (0.11%) iPaaS
16 2 (0.11%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.70%) FTP
2 12 (0.64%) Intranet
3 9 (0.48%) SMS
4 7 (0.38%) Firewall
5 6 (0.32%) Internet
6 4 (0.21%) SAN
7 3 (0.16%) Skype
8 2 (0.11%) Broadband
8 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.11%) SMTP
8 2 (0.11%) SSL
8 2 (0.11%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.054%) DNS
9 1 (0.054%) SSH
9 1 (0.054%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,353 (72.62%) SQL Server
2 1,062 (57.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 719 (38.59%) Data Warehouse
4 687 (36.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 318 (17.07%) Power BI
6 234 (12.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 221 (11.86%) SQL Server 2016
8 213 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 160 (8.59%) SQL Server 2014
10 118 (6.33%) QlikView
11 110 (5.90%) OLAP
12 96 (5.15%) Relational Database
13 90 (4.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 85 (4.56%) BusinessObjects
15 67 (3.60%) Big Data
16 53 (2.84%) Data Lake
17 50 (2.68%) Azure SQL Database
18 49 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 49 (2.63%) Hadoop
19 47 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 120 (6.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 114 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 46 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 35 (1.88%) JIRA
5 32 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 26 (1.40%) TeamCity
7 24 (1.29%) Subversion
8 20 (1.07%) Selenium
9 18 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
9 18 (0.97%) SoapUI
10 16 (0.86%) NUnit
11 13 (0.70%) Jenkins
12 11 (0.59%) ERwin
13 8 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
14 7 (0.38%) MSTest
14 7 (0.38%) Toad
15 6 (0.32%) Eclipse
16 5 (0.27%) Bitbucket
17 3 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 3 (0.16%) Mercurial
General
1 472 (25.34%) Finance
2 180 (9.66%) Banking
3 42 (2.25%) Financial Institution
3 42 (2.25%) Retail
4 36 (1.93%) Back Office
4 36 (1.93%) Marketing
5 35 (1.88%) Investment Banking
6 34 (1.83%) Advertising
7 33 (1.77%) Legal
8 28 (1.50%) Front Office
9 21 (1.13%) Law
10 18 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 18 (0.97%) Telecoms
11 12 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (0.64%) Publishing
12 9 (0.48%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.32%) Electronics
14 3 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.16%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,204 (64.63%) Developer
2 535 (28.72%) SQL Developer
3 418 (22.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 337 (18.09%) SSIS Developer
5 253 (13.58%) Analyst
6 139 (7.46%) .NET Developer
6 139 (7.46%) SSRS Developer
7 136 (7.30%) DBA
8 134 (7.19%) SQL BI Developer
9 125 (6.71%) SSAS Developer
10 124 (6.66%) C# Developer
11 118 (6.33%) SQL DBA
12 117 (6.28%) SQL Server Developer
13 106 (5.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 95 (5.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 95 (5.10%) ETL Developer
15 89 (4.78%) Business Developer
16 87 (4.67%) Consultant
17 86 (4.62%) Architect
18 80 (4.29%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (20.99%) .NET
2 151 (8.11%) MDX
3 137 (7.35%) ASP.NET
4 112 (6.01%) XML
5 90 (4.83%) Web Services
6 87 (4.67%) .NET Framework
7 83 (4.46%) WCF
8 74 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 73 (3.92%) Entity Framework
10 70 (3.76%) AngularJS
11 62 (3.33%) HTML
12 59 (3.17%) jQuery
13 50 (2.68%) CSS
14 45 (2.42%) ASP.NET Web API
15 39 (2.09%) SOAP
16 31 (1.66%) JSON
16 31 (1.66%) REST
17 29 (1.56%) Kendo UI
17 29 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 26 (1.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 178 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
3 48 (2.58%) Data Structures
4 46 (2.47%) Replication
5 41 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 35 (1.88%) Computer Science
6 35 (1.88%) NHS
7 28 (1.50%) Clustering
8 21 (1.13%) Fixed Income
9 16 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (0.86%) User Experience
10 15 (0.81%) Algorithms
10 15 (0.81%) Equities
11 13 (0.70%) Reinsurance
12 12 (0.64%) FMCG
13 9 (0.48%) Credit Risk
13 9 (0.48%) Derivative
13 9 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (0.48%) Reference Data
14 8 (0.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 97 (5.21%) Windows
2 39 (2.09%) Linux
3 28 (1.50%) Windows Server
4 26 (1.40%) Unix
5 16 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.38%) VMS
6 7 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.27%) HPUX
8 4 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.16%) MVS
9 3 (0.16%) Solaris
9 3 (0.16%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.054%) AIX
10 1 (0.054%) Android
10 1 (0.054%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.054%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 963 (51.69%) Business Intelligence
2 744 (39.94%) ETL
3 395 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
4 317 (17.02%) Data Modelling
5 290 (15.57%) Migration
6 191 (10.25%) Analytics
7 183 (9.82%) Data Migration
8 175 (9.39%) Kimball Methodology
9 160 (8.59%) Performance Tuning
10 141 (7.57%) MVC
11 135 (7.25%) Data Analysis
12 125 (6.71%) Scrum
13 117 (6.28%) ETL Development
14 115 (6.17%) CRM
15 98 (5.26%) Data Management
15 98 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
16 95 (5.10%) Visualisation
17 81 (4.35%) SDLC
18 80 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
19 77 (4.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,446 (77.62%) SQL
2 608 (32.64%) T-SQL
3 367 (19.70%) C#
4 123 (6.60%) JavaScript
5 85 (4.56%) PowerShell
6 84 (4.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 70 (3.76%) PL/SQL
8 68 (3.65%) VBA
9 67 (3.60%) Java
10 57 (3.06%) Python
11 44 (2.36%) VB.NET
12 36 (1.93%) R
13 30 (1.61%) VB
14 24 (1.29%) C++
15 16 (0.86%) VBScript
16 11 (0.59%) Shell Script
17 10 (0.54%) C
18 8 (0.43%) PHP
19 7 (0.38%) MUMPS
20 5 (0.27%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 81 (4.35%) Degree
2 53 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 52 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (1.93%) SC Cleared
5 25 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (1.13%) MCITP
6 21 (1.13%) MCSE
7 14 (0.75%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (0.48%) ISEB
10 8 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.38%) MCSA
11 7 (0.38%) MCTS
12 6 (0.32%) MCP
13 5 (0.27%) MCSD
13 5 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
14 4 (0.21%) MCDBA
15 3 (0.16%) MCAD
16 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
17 1 (0.054%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (4.29%) Data Quality
2 57 (3.06%) QA
3 22 (1.18%) MiFID
4 12 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
5 11 (0.59%) SLA
6 10 (0.54%) HL7
6 10 (0.54%) Solvency II
7 9 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.43%) IFRS
8 8 (0.43%) IFRS 9
9 6 (0.32%) GDPR
10 3 (0.16%) GAAP
10 3 (0.16%) GAMP
10 3 (0.16%) PMO
11 2 (0.11%) EMIR
11 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.11%) PSD2
System Software
1 31 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.21%) HDFS
4 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.16%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.16%) Cronacle
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.054%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (0.70%) Oozie
2 10 (0.54%) Puppet
3 8 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.27%) Control-M
4 5 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.11%) logstash
5 2 (0.11%) Nagios
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.054%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.054%) SCOM
6 1 (0.054%) Terraform
6 1 (0.054%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.054%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.054%) WMI
Vendors
1 776 (41.65%) Microsoft
2 208 (11.16%) Oracle
3 172 (9.23%) Tableau
4 62 (3.33%) IBM
5 59 (3.17%) Cognos
6 55 (2.95%) SAP
7 54 (2.90%) Informatica
8 42 (2.25%) RedGate
9 32 (1.72%) VMware
10 20 (1.07%) Teradata
11 19 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
12 16 (0.86%) Capita
12 16 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (0.70%) Talend
14 12 (0.64%) Hortonworks
15 10 (0.54%) HP
15 10 (0.54%) Netezza
16 9 (0.48%) Fiorano
16 9 (0.48%) InterSystems
16 9 (0.48%) JD Edwards