Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 160 136
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Integration Services 1,691 1,722 1,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.86% 1.72% 1.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.39% 7.62% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,233 1,309 1,227
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £575 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.21% -2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 11 9
UK median hourly rate £22.83 £26.90 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.13% -23.14% -22.22%
10th Percentile £17.00 £21.00 £18.10
90th Percentile £55.70 £40.25 £48.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.86 £24.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year -14.00% -19.17% -34.78%

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 20,154 22,612 20,691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.18% 22.55% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,813 15,738 13,762
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +4.93% +3.71%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £635 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 230 272
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £14.11 £13.81 £10.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £55.00 £52.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +4.48% +11.67% +5.26%

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 24 June 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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 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 +16 1,558 £425 -2.86% 294
UK excluding London +30 982 £400 +3.90% 201
London -15 687 £450 -5.26% 102
South East +45 256 £411 -3.24% 41
North of England +48 245 £380 +4.83% 82
Midlands +39 179 £400 +6.67% 40
Yorkshire +49 114 £400 +3.23% 35
North West +30 108 £375 - 41
South West -8 107 £413 +3.13% 16
East Midlands +26 95 £375 +7.91% 20
West Midlands +31 84 £450 +12.50% 20
East of England -1 79 £425 +6.25% 15
Scotland +29 76 £411 +11.53% 4
Wales -3 29 £364 +3.93% 5
North East +5 23 £350 +20.69% 6
Northern Ireland +4 11 £325 -7.14%

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1,305 (77.17%) SQL
2 1,215 (71.85%) SQL Server
3 883 (52.22%) Business Intelligence
4 873 (51.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 663 (39.21%) ETL
6 653 (38.62%) Microsoft
7 620 (36.66%) Data Warehouse
8 605 (35.78%) T-SQL
9 590 (34.89%) Power Platform
10 587 (34.71%) Power BI
11 545 (32.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 541 (31.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 424 (25.07%) Agile Software Development
14 376 (22.24%) C#
15 358 (21.17%) .NET
16 307 (18.15%) Finance
17 267 (15.79%) Migration
18 221 (13.07%) Data Modelling
19 214 (12.66%) Analytics
20 200 (11.83%) Oracle
21 189 (11.18%) SQL Server 2012
22 180 (10.64%) Data Migration
23 164 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
24 162 (9.58%) Performance Tuning
25 149 (8.81%) Visual Studio
25 149 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
26 146 (8.63%) SQL Server 2016
27 144 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
27 144 (8.52%) Windows
28 142 (8.40%) PowerShell

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 90 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.07%) IIS
3 28 (1.66%) Apache Spark
4 24 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
5 22 (1.30%) Confluence
5 22 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 15 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (0.83%) SAS
7 14 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (0.71%) NServiceBus
9 11 (0.65%) Apache
10 9 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.47%) CMS
11 8 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.24%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.24%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.18%) OpenEdge
13 3 (0.18%) SugarCRM
14 2 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 118 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.30%) SPSS
7 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.12%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 80 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.53%) Visualfiles
4 7 (0.41%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.24%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.24%) Relativity
6 4 (0.24%) Revive Adserver
7 2 (0.12%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.12%) JDE World
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.12%) Scribe Insight
8 1 (0.059%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 590 (34.89%) Power Platform
2 545 (32.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 130 (7.69%) Azure Data Factory
4 103 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
5 78 (4.61%) Dynamics 365
6 63 (3.73%) PaaS
7 33 (1.95%) IaaS
8 31 (1.83%) Office 365
9 29 (1.71%) SaaS
10 24 (1.42%) GitHub
11 20 (1.18%) Serverless
12 16 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
13 15 (0.89%) Data Lake Analytics
14 13 (0.77%) Azure Functions
15 9 (0.53%) Slack
16 7 (0.41%) PowerApps
17 6 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
18 5 (0.30%) Amazon S3
18 5 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
18 5 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.77%) Internet
2 12 (0.71%) Firewall
3 9 (0.53%) SAN
4 7 (0.41%) DNS
4 7 (0.41%) IPv4
5 5 (0.30%) HTTP
6 4 (0.24%) DHCP
6 4 (0.24%) FTP
7 3 (0.18%) SMTP
7 3 (0.18%) X.509
8 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.12%) Network Security
8 2 (0.12%) RFID
9 1 (0.059%) AMQP
9 1 (0.059%) LAN
9 1 (0.059%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.059%) Skype
9 1 (0.059%) SSL
9 1 (0.059%) VPN
9 1 (0.059%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,215 (71.85%) SQL Server
2 873 (51.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 620 (36.66%) Data Warehouse
4 587 (34.71%) Power BI
5 541 (31.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 189 (11.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 149 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 146 (8.63%) SQL Server 2016
9 110 (6.51%) Data Lake
10 103 (6.09%) Azure SQL Database
11 102 (6.03%) Relational Database
12 91 (5.38%) Big Data
13 90 (5.32%) SQL Server 2014
14 83 (4.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 73 (4.32%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 69 (4.08%) OLAP
17 66 (3.90%) Star Schema
18 57 (3.37%) Oracle Database
18 57 (3.37%) QlikView
19 45 (2.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 149 (8.81%) Visual Studio
2 123 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 79 (4.67%) Git (software)
4 75 (4.44%) JIRA
5 57 (3.37%) Visual Studio Team System
6 52 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 19 (1.12%) Subversion
8 16 (0.95%) Jenkins
9 12 (0.71%) TeamCity
10 11 (0.65%) Selenium
11 10 (0.59%) SpecFlow
12 8 (0.47%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.47%) tSQLt
13 7 (0.41%) ClearCase
13 7 (0.41%) ERwin
14 6 (0.35%) MSTest
14 6 (0.35%) NUnit
15 5 (0.30%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.30%) Hudson
15 5 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 307 (18.15%) Finance
2 113 (6.68%) Banking
3 79 (4.67%) Retail
4 42 (2.48%) Legal
5 32 (1.89%) Back Office
6 29 (1.71%) Investment Banking
7 25 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 21 (1.24%) Front Office
9 17 (1.01%) Marketing
10 16 (0.95%) Telecoms
11 14 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (0.77%) Law
13 12 (0.71%) French Language
13 12 (0.71%) German Language
13 12 (0.71%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.65%) Billing
15 7 (0.41%) Advertising
15 7 (0.41%) Publishing
16 6 (0.35%) Local Government
16 6 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,022 (60.44%) Developer
2 392 (23.18%) SQL Developer
3 322 (19.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 171 (10.11%) Analyst
5 154 (9.11%) DBA
6 146 (8.63%) SSIS Developer
7 144 (8.52%) SQL DBA
8 111 (6.56%) .NET Developer
9 98 (5.80%) Architect
10 91 (5.38%) Power BI Developer
11 88 (5.20%) SQL BI Developer
12 83 (4.91%) C# Developer
13 74 (4.38%) Senior Developer
14 73 (4.32%) SQL Server Developer
15 68 (4.02%) ETL Developer
16 64 (3.78%) Data Warehouse Developer
17 61 (3.61%) SQL Server DBA
18 60 (3.55%) Data Analyst
19 58 (3.43%) Consultant
20 57 (3.37%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (21.17%) .NET
2 107 (6.33%) XML
3 98 (5.80%) ASP.NET
4 89 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 84 (4.97%) MDX
6 68 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web API
7 59 (3.49%) Web Services
8 56 (3.31%) AngularJS
8 56 (3.31%) CSS
8 56 (3.31%) REST
9 54 (3.19%) WCF
10 53 (3.13%) HTML
10 53 (3.13%) JSON
11 51 (3.02%) jQuery
12 34 (2.01%) WinForms
13 33 (1.95%) SOAP
14 29 (1.71%) Entity Framework
14 29 (1.71%) Middleware
15 25 (1.48%) HTML5
16 24 (1.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 164 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
3 54 (3.19%) Replication
3 54 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
4 29 (1.71%) NHS
5 24 (1.42%) Clustering
6 23 (1.36%) Derivative
7 21 (1.24%) Data Structures
7 21 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 16 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (0.71%) Data Centre
10 12 (0.71%) Reference Data
11 9 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
11 9 (0.53%) Fixed Income
11 9 (0.53%) Hedge funds
11 9 (0.53%) Reinsurance
12 8 (0.47%) Credit Risk
12 8 (0.47%) Equity Derivative
12 8 (0.47%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 144 (8.52%) Windows
2 37 (2.19%) Windows Server
3 31 (1.83%) Linux
4 28 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (1.06%) Unix
6 14 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.24%) Solaris
7 4 (0.24%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.12%) Android
8 2 (0.12%) VMS
9 1 (0.059%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.059%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.059%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.059%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.059%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 883 (52.22%) Business Intelligence
2 663 (39.21%) ETL
3 424 (25.07%) Agile Software Development
4 267 (15.79%) Migration
5 221 (13.07%) Data Modelling
6 214 (12.66%) Analytics
7 180 (10.64%) Data Migration
8 162 (9.58%) Performance Tuning
9 144 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
10 129 (7.63%) Kimball Methodology
11 124 (7.33%) CRM
11 124 (7.33%) DevOps
12 119 (7.04%) Scrum
13 103 (6.09%) Data Analysis
14 98 (5.80%) Visualisation
15 89 (5.26%) Data Management
16 74 (4.38%) Dimensional Modelling
17 71 (4.20%) SDLC
18 69 (4.08%) Data Integration
19 68 (4.02%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 1,305 (77.17%) SQL
2 605 (35.78%) T-SQL
3 376 (22.24%) C#
4 142 (8.40%) PowerShell
5 103 (6.09%) JavaScript
6 93 (5.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 90 (5.32%) Python
8 81 (4.79%) PL/SQL
9 59 (3.49%) VBA
10 56 (3.31%) VB.NET
11 50 (2.96%) VB
12 46 (2.72%) Java
13 29 (1.71%) R
14 16 (0.95%) VB6
15 14 (0.83%) Bash Shell
16 13 (0.77%) Shell Script
17 10 (0.59%) C++
18 9 (0.53%) C
18 9 (0.53%) PHP
19 8 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 115 (6.80%) Security Cleared
2 92 (5.44%) SC Cleared
3 45 (2.66%) Degree
4 32 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (0.95%) ISEB
6 15 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (0.89%) ISTQB
6 15 (0.89%) MCSE
7 12 (0.71%) DV Cleared
8 11 (0.65%) MCSA
9 7 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.35%) MCITP
11 5 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.30%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.24%) MCPD
13 2 (0.12%) ACCA
13 2 (0.12%) CIMA
13 2 (0.12%) TOGAF Certification
14 1 (0.059%) MCDBA
14 1 (0.059%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (5.38%) Data Quality
2 39 (2.31%) QA
3 20 (1.18%) GDPR
4 12 (0.71%) SLA
5 9 (0.53%) GxP
6 8 (0.47%) IFRS
7 4 (0.24%) ISO 15022
7 4 (0.24%) ISO 20022
7 4 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.24%) SEPA
8 3 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.18%) EMIR
8 3 (0.18%) IFRS 9
8 3 (0.18%) MiFID
8 3 (0.18%) PMO
9 2 (0.12%) HL7
9 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.059%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.059%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.65%) Docker
4 11 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.059%) HDFS
7 1 (0.059%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (0.59%) SCOM
2 9 (0.53%) Kubernetes
2 9 (0.53%) Terraform
3 8 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
3 8 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.24%) Puppet
5 3 (0.18%) Control-M
5 3 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.12%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.12%) Oozie
7 1 (0.059%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.059%) Ambari
7 1 (0.059%) Ansible
7 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.059%) SCCM
7 1 (0.059%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 653 (38.62%) Microsoft
2 200 (11.83%) Oracle
3 120 (7.10%) Tableau
4 42 (2.48%) SAP
5 23 (1.36%) Talend
6 21 (1.24%) Informatica
7 19 (1.12%) Databricks
7 19 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (1.12%) VMware
8 13 (0.77%) Google
8 13 (0.77%) IBM
9 12 (0.71%) Remedy
10 11 (0.65%) Cognos
11 10 (0.59%) RedGate
11 10 (0.59%) Sybase
11 10 (0.59%) Teradata
12 9 (0.53%) IFS
13 8 (0.47%) BMC
13 8 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
14 7 (0.41%) NetApp