Period
to 22 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server Reporting Services over the 6 months to 22 January 2022 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 Reporting Services (SSRS)
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 333 279 199
Rank change year-on-year -54 -80 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 680 379 1,032
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.91% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.68% 4.16% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 266 717
10th Percentile £299 £250 £306
25th Percentile £375 £313 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
75th Percentile £546 £488 £500
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 14
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.54 £13.26
25th Percentile £30.87 £23.68 £16.10
Median hourly rate £44.00 £26.00 £21.67
Median % change year-on-year +69.23% +20.01% -5.80%
75th Percentile £55.82 £43.19 £31.36
90th Percentile £60.00 £54.63 £41.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +69.23% +30.00% -11.70%

SQL Server Reporting 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 18,454 9,115 15,565
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.27% 21.84% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,143 6,271 10,609
10th Percentile £363 £313 £318
25th Percentile £435 £390 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £488 £475
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £725 £663 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 180 216
10th Percentile £17.20 £13.95 £12.00
25th Percentile £24.50 £19.59 £17.00
Median hourly rate £43.85 £27.23 £25.25
Median % change year-on-year +61.04% +7.84% -6.74%
75th Percentile £62.15 £49.06 £42.50
90th Percentile £72.75 £62.00 £55.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £23.62 £22.50
% change year-on-year +79.91% +4.99% -13.64%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SQL Server Reporting Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services.

Daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services.

Hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting 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 Reporting Services within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -38 564 £440 +10.00% 267
UK excluding London -45 307 £425 +13.33% 190
London -80 238 £511 +12.05% 94
Work from Home -71 181 £475 +26.67% 78
North of England -43 76 £425 +16.84% 41
Midlands -36 66 £413 +10.13% 49
South East -38 59 £400 +13.03% 48
Yorkshire -15 44 £425 +13.33% 14
East of England -28 43 £239 -37.03% 13
West Midlands -33 40 £414 +10.40% 34
South West -39 29 £410 -8.89% 22
North West -52 28 £400 +23.08% 23
East Midlands -25 26 £319 -13.85% 15
Scotland -51 17 £493 +23.13% 14
Wales -24 15 £625 +31.58% 4
North East +2 4 £438 +9.38% 4
Northern Ireland - 2 £500 -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Reporting 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 Reporting Services.

1 539 (79.26%) SQL
2 449 (66.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 431 (63.38%) Business Intelligence
4 412 (60.59%) SQL Server
5 326 (47.94%) Power Platform
6 320 (47.06%) Power BI
7 263 (38.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 237 (34.85%) Microsoft
9 235 (34.56%) Azure
10 210 (30.88%) Data Warehouse
11 209 (30.74%) T-SQL
12 163 (23.97%) ETL
13 162 (23.82%) C#
14 159 (23.38%) Finance
15 126 (18.53%) .NET
16 123 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
17 120 (17.65%) Social Skills
18 98 (14.41%) Analytics
19 95 (13.97%) Visualisation
20 90 (13.24%) DevOps
21 87 (12.79%) Migration
22 82 (12.06%) PowerShell
23 79 (11.62%) Data Modelling
24 77 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
25 76 (11.18%) Visual Studio
26 75 (11.03%) NHS
27 65 (9.56%) Security Cleared
28 63 (9.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
29 58 (8.53%) JavaScript
30 57 (8.38%) SC Cleared

SQL Server Reporting 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 34 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.76%) IIS
3 4 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
3 4 (0.59%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.44%) Confluence
5 1 (0.15%) Apache
5 1 (0.15%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.15%) CMS
5 1 (0.15%) Moodle
5 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 77 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.29%) Notepad++
6 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.74%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 4 (0.59%) Lorenzo
4 4 (0.59%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.29%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (0.15%) Alphatax
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.15%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 326 (47.94%) Power Platform
2 235 (34.56%) Azure
3 54 (7.94%) Azure Data Factory
4 44 (6.47%) Dynamics 365
5 31 (4.56%) PowerApps
6 26 (3.82%) AWS
7 25 (3.68%) Power Automate
8 23 (3.38%) SaaS
9 20 (2.94%) GCP
10 15 (2.21%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 13 (1.91%) Azure Logic Apps
12 12 (1.76%) Azure Service Bus
12 12 (1.76%) Microsoft 365
13 10 (1.47%) Azure Functions
13 10 (1.47%) Serverless
14 9 (1.32%) PaaS
14 9 (1.32%) Snowflake
15 8 (1.18%) GitHub
16 7 (1.03%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 7 (1.03%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.18%) Intranet
2 7 (1.03%) Internet
3 6 (0.88%) Firewall
4 4 (0.59%) SAN
5 2 (0.29%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 449 (66.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 412 (60.59%) SQL Server
3 320 (47.06%) Power BI
4 263 (38.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 210 (30.88%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (7.50%) Data Lake
7 47 (6.91%) Tableau
8 45 (6.62%) Relational Database
9 38 (5.59%) Azure SQL Database
10 37 (5.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 32 (4.71%) QlikView
11 32 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 30 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 27 (3.97%) Oracle Reports
14 25 (3.68%) OLAP
15 24 (3.53%) Big Data
16 22 (3.24%) SQL Server 2016
17 21 (3.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 21 (3.09%) Oracle Database
18 20 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 76 (11.18%) Visual Studio
2 37 (5.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 35 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (4.41%) Git (software)
5 15 (2.21%) JIRA
6 6 (0.88%) MorphX
6 6 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (0.74%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.59%) AppVeyor
9 3 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.44%) tSQLt
10 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.29%) Emacs
10 2 (0.29%) GDB
10 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.29%) NUnit
10 2 (0.29%) Pylint
10 2 (0.29%) Sublime Text
10 2 (0.29%) Subversion
10 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 159 (23.38%) Finance
2 120 (17.65%) Social Skills
3 48 (7.06%) Public Sector
4 35 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (4.56%) Banking
6 20 (2.94%) Marketing
7 13 (1.91%) Documentation Skills
8 12 (1.76%) Retail
9 11 (1.62%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.32%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.03%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.88%) Legal
12 6 (0.88%) Local Government
13 5 (0.74%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.74%) Presentation Skills
14 4 (0.59%) Electronics
14 4 (0.59%) Law
14 4 (0.59%) Publishing
15 3 (0.44%) Private Banking
16 2 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 385 (56.62%) Developer
2 159 (23.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 133 (19.56%) SQL Developer
4 103 (15.15%) Analyst
5 43 (6.32%) Power BI Developer
6 39 (5.74%) SQL BI Developer
6 39 (5.74%) SSRS Developer
7 38 (5.59%) Data Engineer
8 36 (5.29%) Consultant
9 35 (5.15%) SSIS Developer
10 31 (4.56%) Data Analyst
11 29 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 26 (3.82%) .NET Developer
13 25 (3.68%) DBA
14 24 (3.53%) Architect
14 24 (3.53%) SQL DBA
15 19 (2.79%) Business Developer
15 19 (2.79%) Report Analyst
16 18 (2.65%) Analyst Developer
16 18 (2.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (18.53%) .NET
2 49 (7.21%) ASP.NET
3 39 (5.74%) MDX
4 36 (5.29%) HTML
5 31 (4.56%) .NET Framework
6 26 (3.82%) CSS
7 25 (3.68%) XML
8 23 (3.38%) .NET Core
9 20 (2.94%) AngularJS
10 18 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (2.65%) SOAP
11 17 (2.50%) jQuery
12 15 (2.21%) REST
13 14 (2.06%) Entity Framework
13 14 (2.06%) JSON
13 14 (2.06%) RESTful
14 12 (1.76%) ASP.NET Core
15 10 (1.47%) Web Services
16 8 (1.18%) Apache Flex
16 8 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 75 (11.03%) NHS
2 25 (3.68%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (1.18%) User Experience
5 7 (1.03%) Clustering
5 7 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
5 7 (1.03%) Freedom of Information Act
5 7 (1.03%) SCADA
6 6 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 6 (0.88%) Legacy Systems
6 6 (0.88%) Reference Data
6 6 (0.88%) Replication
7 4 (0.59%) Credit Risk
7 4 (0.59%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.44%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (0.44%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (0.44%) mPOS
8 3 (0.44%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.44%) Windows
2 23 (3.38%) Windows Server
3 11 (1.62%) Linux
3 11 (1.62%) Unix
4 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.59%) Solaris
6 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.29%) AIX
7 2 (0.29%) Fedora
7 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (63.38%) Business Intelligence
2 163 (23.97%) ETL
3 123 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (14.41%) Analytics
5 95 (13.97%) Visualisation
6 90 (13.24%) DevOps
7 87 (12.79%) Migration
8 79 (11.62%) Data Modelling
9 45 (6.62%) Scrum
10 42 (6.18%) Data Migration
10 42 (6.18%) Performance Tuning
11 35 (5.15%) MVC
12 34 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 33 (4.85%) Data Management
14 32 (4.71%) Data Visualisation
14 32 (4.71%) Full Stack Development
14 32 (4.71%) Problem-Solving
15 29 (4.26%) CI/CD
15 29 (4.26%) Data Analytics
15 29 (4.26%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 539 (79.26%) SQL
2 209 (30.74%) T-SQL
3 162 (23.82%) C#
4 82 (12.06%) PowerShell
5 63 (9.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 58 (8.53%) JavaScript
7 46 (6.76%) Python
8 26 (3.82%) VB
9 18 (2.65%) VBA
10 16 (2.35%) Java
11 14 (2.06%) PL/SQL
11 14 (2.06%) TypeScript
12 11 (1.62%) C
12 11 (1.62%) X++
13 10 (1.47%) C++
13 10 (1.47%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.32%) VB6
15 8 (1.18%) Bash
15 8 (1.18%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.74%) VC++
Qualifications
1 65 (9.56%) Security Cleared
2 57 (8.38%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.35%) Degree
4 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.59%) MCITP
6 3 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.44%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.15%) CBAP
8 1 (0.15%) ISEB
8 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.71%) Data Quality
2 12 (1.76%) QA
3 8 (1.18%) Accessibility
4 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.29%) GDPR
5 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (3.38%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (1.62%) Docker
3 8 (1.18%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.44%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (3.82%) SCOM
2 22 (3.24%) SCVMM
3 8 (1.18%) Automic
4 5 (0.74%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.44%) Control-M
6 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.15%) Ansible
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.15%) Foglight
7 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.15%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Sentry
7 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 237 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.09%) Oracle
3 31 (4.56%) Databricks
4 15 (2.21%) Google
4 15 (2.21%) SAP
5 10 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.47%) VMware
6 8 (1.18%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.03%) Cognos
8 6 (0.88%) Adobe
8 6 (0.88%) Teradata
9 5 (0.74%) Sparx
10 4 (0.59%) Hortonworks
10 4 (0.59%) IBM
10 4 (0.59%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.59%) SolarWinds
10 4 (0.59%) Talend
11 3 (0.44%) Cerner
11 3 (0.44%) Informatica
11 3 (0.44%) Reuters