Period
to 21 November 2019

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 21 November 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 Reporting Services (SSRS)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 185 187 189
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -41
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 1,211 1,538 1,466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.46% 1.48% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.82% 6.58% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 1,141 1,129
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £303 £313 £300
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 15
UK median hourly rate £24.37 £23.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +6.98% -16.50%
10th Percentile £15.41 £14.41 £18.13
90th Percentile £41.40 £47.50 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year -4.35% -15.60% +2.83%

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 17,745 23,366 22,798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.33% 22.45% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,981 16,263 15,581
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £310
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 245 288
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +7.27% +11.54%
10th Percentile £13.99 £13.81 £14.00
90th Percentile £71.85 £57.50 £57.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.43% - +25.00%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the UK

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Contractor 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 21 November 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 +1 1,136 £425 -2.30% 482
UK excluding London +5 668 £400 - 397
London +13 524 £475 - 114
North of England -7 188 £400 +10.34% 108
South East +43 158 £415 -2.35% 79
North West +36 120 £398 +11.97% 73
Midlands +45 119 £350 -17.65% 88
South West -5 100 £425 +3.66% 48
West Midlands +66 85 £328 -27.22% 69
Yorkshire -30 60 £400 +6.67% 26
Scotland -5 42 £438 +16.67% 17
East of England -30 40 £450 +5.88% 45
East Midlands +6 33 £388 -3.13% 19
Wales +21 13 £375 -6.25% 9
North East +2 8 £450 +28.57% 9
Northern Ireland +8 6 £325 -35.00% 3
Channel Islands - 1 £513 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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.

1 860 (71.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 847 (69.94%) SQL
3 745 (61.52%) SQL Server
4 679 (56.07%) Business Intelligence
5 560 (46.24%) Microsoft
6 538 (44.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 534 (44.10%) Power Platform
8 521 (43.02%) Power BI
9 426 (35.18%) Data Warehouse
10 344 (28.41%) T-SQL
11 333 (27.50%) Azure
12 296 (24.44%) ETL
13 290 (23.95%) Finance
14 272 (22.46%) C#
15 265 (21.88%) .NET
16 242 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
17 162 (13.38%) CRM
18 157 (12.96%) Data Modelling
19 156 (12.88%) Migration
20 147 (12.14%) Analytics
21 145 (11.97%) Dynamics 365
22 142 (11.73%) Dynamics CRM
23 141 (11.64%) JavaScript
24 132 (10.90%) Microsoft Excel
25 120 (9.91%) SharePoint
26 109 (9.00%) MDX
26 109 (9.00%) Tableau
27 104 (8.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
28 102 (8.42%) ASP.NET
29 101 (8.34%) Visual Studio

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
1 120 (9.91%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.64%) IIS
3 18 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (0.99%) SAS
5 9 (0.74%) CMS
6 7 (0.58%) Apache
6 7 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.50%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.50%) WebLogic Integration
8 5 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.33%) Confluence
10 3 (0.25%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.17%) JBoss
11 2 (0.17%) K2 blackpearl
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.17%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.083%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.083%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.083%) Site Server
Applications
1 132 (10.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.41%) SPSS
7 3 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.083%) Stata
Business Applications
1 142 (11.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (1.49%) Elite 3E
4 16 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.66%) NetSuite
6 6 (0.50%) Misys Opics
6 6 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.17%) OPENHousing
8 2 (0.17%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.083%) Aareon QL
9 1 (0.083%) GoldMine
9 1 (0.083%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.083%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.083%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 534 (44.10%) Power Platform
2 333 (27.50%) Azure
3 145 (11.97%) Dynamics 365
4 85 (7.02%) Azure Data Factory
5 47 (3.88%) Serverless
6 46 (3.80%) Azure Functions
7 39 (3.22%) Data Lake Analytics
8 38 (3.14%) AWS
9 35 (2.89%) Office 365
10 17 (1.40%) Microsoft Flow
11 10 (0.83%) GCP
11 10 (0.83%) GitHub
12 9 (0.74%) PowerApps
13 6 (0.50%) IaaS
14 5 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.33%) PaaS
15 4 (0.33%) SaaS
16 3 (0.25%) OpenShift
17 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
17 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.32%) Internet
2 8 (0.66%) Firewall
3 6 (0.50%) SAN
4 2 (0.17%) FTP
4 2 (0.17%) Intranet
5 1 (0.083%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.083%) DNS
5 1 (0.083%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 860 (71.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 745 (61.52%) SQL Server
3 538 (44.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 521 (43.02%) Power BI
5 426 (35.18%) Data Warehouse
6 77 (6.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 73 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 71 (5.86%) Azure SQL Database
8 71 (5.86%) Data Lake
9 66 (5.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 60 (4.95%) Relational Database
11 59 (4.87%) SQL Server 2016
12 54 (4.46%) QlikView
13 48 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
14 45 (3.72%) SQL Server 2014
15 42 (3.47%) OLAP
16 33 (2.73%) PowerPivot
17 31 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
18 30 (2.48%) SQL Server 2017
19 22 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 101 (8.34%) Visual Studio
2 74 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (2.39%) TeamCity
4 28 (2.31%) Visual Studio Team System
5 26 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 20 (1.65%) JIRA
7 19 (1.57%) Selenium
8 18 (1.49%) Git (software)
9 10 (0.83%) ERwin
9 10 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (0.66%) Eclipse
11 7 (0.58%) Subversion
12 6 (0.50%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.50%) tSQLt
13 5 (0.41%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.41%) NUnit
14 4 (0.33%) IBM UrbanCode
14 4 (0.33%) Sourcetree
15 2 (0.17%) ER Studio
15 2 (0.17%) GitLab
General
1 290 (23.95%) Finance
2 97 (8.01%) Banking
3 79 (6.52%) Public Sector
4 54 (4.46%) Legal
5 47 (3.88%) Back Office
5 47 (3.88%) Retail
6 26 (2.15%) Financial Institution
7 25 (2.06%) Front Office
8 21 (1.73%) Investment Banking
9 19 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.57%) Telecoms
10 15 (1.24%) Marketing
11 8 (0.66%) Local Government
12 6 (0.50%) Billing
12 6 (0.50%) Law
13 5 (0.41%) Automotive
14 3 (0.25%) Advertising
14 3 (0.25%) Games
14 3 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 713 (58.88%) Developer
2 286 (23.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 234 (19.32%) SQL Developer
4 123 (10.16%) Analyst
5 89 (7.35%) SSIS Developer
6 87 (7.18%) SSRS Developer
7 82 (6.77%) DBA
8 78 (6.44%) Consultant
9 72 (5.95%) Architect
9 72 (5.95%) Power BI Developer
10 71 (5.86%) SQL BI Developer
11 66 (5.45%) SQL DBA
12 61 (5.04%) .NET Developer
13 58 (4.79%) C# Developer
14 45 (3.72%) Data Architect
15 43 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 43 (3.55%) Microsoft Developer
15 43 (3.55%) Senior Developer
16 42 (3.47%) Azure Developer
17 39 (3.22%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (21.88%) .NET
2 109 (9.00%) MDX
3 102 (8.42%) ASP.NET
4 48 (3.96%) HTML
5 41 (3.39%) jQuery
6 40 (3.30%) JSON
7 37 (3.06%) CSS
8 36 (2.97%) XML
9 35 (2.89%) .NET Framework
9 35 (2.89%) Web Services
10 34 (2.81%) WCF
11 32 (2.64%) REST
12 31 (2.56%) AngularJS
13 20 (1.65%) Entity Framework
14 16 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
15 15 (1.24%) SOAP
16 14 (1.16%) Ajax
16 14 (1.16%) HTML5
16 14 (1.16%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 90 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (2.39%) Management Information System
4 24 (1.98%) Clustering
5 23 (1.90%) NHS
6 22 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.32%) Data Structures
7 16 (1.32%) Replication
8 15 (1.24%) Reinsurance
9 13 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (0.99%) Fixed Income
11 9 (0.74%) Equities
11 9 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (0.74%) User Experience
12 8 (0.66%) Credit Risk
12 8 (0.66%) Derivative
13 7 (0.58%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.58%) Hedge funds
14 5 (0.41%) Analytical Mindset
15 4 (0.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 95 (7.84%) Windows
2 34 (2.81%) Windows Server
3 32 (2.64%) Windows 10
4 15 (1.24%) Windows 7
5 13 (1.07%) Linux
6 10 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.33%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.25%) Unix
9 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.17%) Android
10 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.083%) CentOS
11 1 (0.083%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.083%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 679 (56.07%) Business Intelligence
2 296 (24.44%) ETL
3 242 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (13.38%) CRM
5 157 (12.96%) Data Modelling
6 156 (12.88%) Migration
7 147 (12.14%) Analytics
8 98 (8.09%) Visualisation
9 95 (7.84%) Data Migration
10 88 (7.27%) Scrum
11 87 (7.18%) Problem-Solving
12 72 (5.95%) DevOps
12 72 (5.95%) Workflow
13 69 (5.70%) Kimball Methodology
14 63 (5.20%) Performance Tuning
15 56 (4.62%) Data Analysis
16 54 (4.46%) Case Management
17 52 (4.29%) Kanban
18 50 (4.13%) MVC
19 49 (4.05%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 847 (69.94%) SQL
2 344 (28.41%) T-SQL
3 272 (22.46%) C#
4 141 (11.64%) JavaScript
5 104 (8.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 67 (5.53%) PowerShell
7 57 (4.71%) Python
8 56 (4.62%) Java
9 38 (3.14%) VBA
10 29 (2.39%) VB
11 28 (2.31%) VB.NET
12 22 (1.82%) PL/SQL
13 17 (1.40%) R
14 15 (1.24%) VBScript
15 11 (0.91%) Scala
15 11 (0.91%) VB6
16 10 (0.83%) U-SQL
17 7 (0.58%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.58%) XAML
18 6 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (3.63%) Security Cleared
2 38 (3.14%) Degree
3 34 (2.81%) SC Cleared
4 27 (2.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 23 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (1.57%) DBS Check
7 8 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (0.50%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.41%) MCITP
10 4 (0.33%) MCDBA
11 3 (0.25%) CFA
11 3 (0.25%) ISEB
11 3 (0.25%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.17%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.17%) MCSE
13 1 (0.083%) CIMA
13 1 (0.083%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.083%) MBA
13 1 (0.083%) MCP
13 1 (0.083%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.96%) Data Quality
2 31 (2.56%) QA
3 23 (1.90%) MiFID
4 20 (1.65%) SLA
5 10 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
5 10 (0.83%) EMIR
6 7 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.41%) GAAP
8 4 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.17%) GDPR
9 2 (0.17%) GxP
9 2 (0.17%) HL7
10 1 (0.083%) ITGC
10 1 (0.083%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.083%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 13 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.50%) Docker
5 3 (0.25%) LXC
6 1 (0.083%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.083%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.083%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.74%) Puppet
3 8 (0.66%) Control-M
3 8 (0.66%) SCOM
4 6 (0.50%) SCVMM
5 5 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (0.41%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.33%) Ansible
6 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (0.33%) Terraform
7 3 (0.25%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.25%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.083%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.083%) SCCM
Vendors
1 560 (46.24%) Microsoft
2 109 (9.00%) Tableau
3 89 (7.35%) Oracle
4 36 (2.97%) Databricks
5 26 (2.15%) Cognos
6 21 (1.73%) SAP
7 18 (1.49%) iManage
7 18 (1.49%) LexisNexis
8 13 (1.07%) IBM
9 12 (0.99%) Teradata
10 11 (0.91%) Google
10 11 (0.91%) JD Edwards
10 11 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
11 10 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (0.83%) Telerik
11 10 (0.83%) VMware
12 9 (0.74%) Infor
13 8 (0.66%) Trayport
14 7 (0.58%) Citrix
15 6 (0.50%) CODA