Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 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 Reporting Services (SSRS)
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 144 108
Rank change year-on-year -34 -36 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 1,474 1,705 2,310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.46% 1.80% 2.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.70% 8.05% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,135 1,225 1,774
UK median daily rate £423 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 14
UK median hourly rate £25.75 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.43% -22.22% +100.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £18.20 £16.78
90th Percentile £44.75 £46.44 £85.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -17.76% -15.56% +89.47%

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 22,007 21,193 24,723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.85% 22.42% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,320 14,167 16,550
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 299 408
UK median hourly rate £34.25 £26.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.25% -3.64% -
10th Percentile £15.09 £9.37 £11.93
90th Percentile £56.81 £48.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £24.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +56.25% -10.28% +1.90%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 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 -39 1,335 £425 +6.25% 580
UK excluding London -43 752 £375 +2.74% 439
London -24 701 £450 +5.88% 176
North of England -44 188 £350 - 133
Midlands -26 154 £388 +4.73% 97
South East -30 149 £370 -7.50% 74
West Midlands -11 112 £375 +2.74% 60
North West -28 102 £338 -3.57% 73
Scotland +17 78 £375 -6.25% 19
Yorkshire -51 75 £355 +1.43% 52
East of England -2 74 £363 +1.75% 51
South West -28 67 £388 +10.71% 46
East Midlands -29 41 £400 +8.47% 35
Wales +5 30 £325 -9.72% 16
Northern Ireland -2 12 £400 - 3
North East +30 11 £363 -6.45% 8
Isle of Man - 8 £400 -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 1,174 (79.65%) SQL
2 1,060 (71.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1,044 (70.83%) SQL Server
4 830 (56.31%) Business Intelligence
5 652 (44.23%) Microsoft
6 631 (42.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 499 (33.85%) T-SQL
8 480 (32.56%) Data Warehouse
9 399 (27.07%) Finance
10 394 (26.73%) ETL
11 360 (24.42%) C#
12 357 (24.22%) Power BI
13 354 (24.02%) .NET
14 258 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
15 189 (12.82%) SQL Server 2016
16 184 (12.48%) SQL Server 2008
17 174 (11.80%) Data Modelling
18 173 (11.74%) Migration
19 165 (11.19%) SQL Server 2012
20 160 (10.85%) ASP.NET
21 155 (10.52%) Microsoft Azure
22 147 (9.97%) Tableau
23 145 (9.84%) Banking
24 144 (9.77%) Analytics
25 140 (9.50%) Visualisation
25 140 (9.50%) MVC
26 139 (9.43%) JavaScript
27 136 (9.23%) Microsoft Excel
28 134 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
29 124 (8.41%) Oracle

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
1 109 (7.39%) SharePoint
2 41 (2.78%) IIS
3 17 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (0.95%) SAS
5 13 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (0.54%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.34%) Apache
9 5 (0.34%) K2 blackpearl
9 5 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.20%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.20%) Confluence
10 3 (0.20%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.14%) JBoss
12 1 (0.068%) CMS
12 1 (0.068%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.068%) Mule
12 1 (0.068%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.068%) WebLogic
Applications
1 136 (9.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (2.65%) MS Visio
3 33 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (0.47%) SPSS
8 1 (0.068%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 76 (5.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 65 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (1.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 12 (0.81%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.47%) Markit EDM
6 6 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.34%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.27%) iTrent
9 3 (0.20%) Actimize
9 3 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.20%) Infor M3
9 3 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.14%) Bloomberg AIM
10 2 (0.14%) Endur
10 2 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 1 (0.068%) Elite 3E
11 1 (0.068%) Salerio
11 1 (0.068%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.068%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 155 (10.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
3 18 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
4 17 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.88%) GitHub
5 13 (0.88%) Office 365
5 13 (0.88%) PaaS
6 10 (0.68%) Data Lake Analytics
6 10 (0.68%) IaaS
6 10 (0.68%) SaaS
7 9 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.14%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.068%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.068%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.068%) Force.com
10 1 (0.068%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.68%) Intranet
2 7 (0.47%) SMS
3 6 (0.41%) SAN
4 3 (0.20%) Internet
4 3 (0.20%) WinSCP
5 2 (0.14%) Firewall
5 2 (0.14%) SSL
6 1 (0.068%) DNS
6 1 (0.068%) FTP
6 1 (0.068%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,060 (71.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1,044 (70.83%) SQL Server
3 631 (42.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 480 (32.56%) Data Warehouse
5 357 (24.22%) Power BI
6 189 (12.82%) SQL Server 2016
7 184 (12.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 165 (11.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 134 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
10 103 (6.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 87 (5.90%) QlikView
12 76 (5.16%) OLAP
12 76 (5.16%) Relational Database
13 71 (4.82%) BusinessObjects
14 43 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
15 39 (2.65%) Big Data
16 37 (2.51%) PowerPivot
17 31 (2.10%) Azure SQL Database
17 31 (2.10%) Data Lake
17 31 (2.10%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 101 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 97 (6.58%) Visual Studio
3 37 (2.51%) JIRA
4 32 (2.17%) Subversion
5 30 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 29 (1.97%) Git (software)
7 17 (1.15%) NUnit
8 16 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 15 (1.02%) MorphX
10 14 (0.95%) Jenkins
11 11 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (0.75%) MSTest
11 11 (0.75%) Selenium
12 7 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (0.41%) SpecFlow
14 4 (0.27%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.27%) MSBuild
15 3 (0.20%) ERwin
16 2 (0.14%) Eclipse
General
1 399 (27.07%) Finance
2 145 (9.84%) Banking
3 49 (3.32%) Retail
4 40 (2.71%) Financial Institution
4 40 (2.71%) Legal
5 33 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 33 (2.24%) Marketing
6 29 (1.97%) Law
7 24 (1.63%) Advertising
8 21 (1.42%) Investment Banking
9 19 (1.29%) Back Office
10 15 (1.02%) Front Office
11 11 (0.75%) Telecoms
12 9 (0.61%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.47%) Billing
14 4 (0.27%) Automotive
15 3 (0.20%) Electronics
15 3 (0.20%) Publishing
16 1 (0.068%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.068%) French Language
Job Titles
1 924 (62.69%) Developer
2 372 (25.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 368 (24.97%) SQL Developer
4 192 (13.03%) Analyst
5 154 (10.45%) SSIS Developer
5 154 (10.45%) SSRS Developer
6 128 (8.68%) DBA
7 126 (8.55%) C# Developer
8 119 (8.07%) SQL BI Developer
9 117 (7.94%) .NET Developer
10 114 (7.73%) SQL DBA
11 86 (5.83%) Consultant
11 86 (5.83%) SSAS Developer
12 71 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
13 65 (4.41%) SQL Server Developer
14 62 (4.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 61 (4.14%) Microsoft Developer
16 58 (3.93%) SQL Analyst
17 57 (3.87%) Data Warehouse Developer
18 56 (3.80%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (24.02%) .NET
2 160 (10.85%) ASP.NET
3 123 (8.34%) MDX
4 101 (6.85%) HTML
5 95 (6.45%) WCF
6 89 (6.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 83 (5.63%) .NET Framework
8 82 (5.56%) CSS
9 77 (5.22%) jQuery
10 70 (4.75%) XML
11 60 (4.07%) AngularJS
12 51 (3.46%) Web Services
13 48 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 46 (3.12%) Entity Framework
15 38 (2.58%) HTML5
16 32 (2.17%) Kendo UI
17 31 (2.10%) WPF
18 29 (1.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 24 (1.63%) SOAP
20 23 (1.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 123 (8.34%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
3 41 (2.78%) Replication
4 34 (2.31%) Computer Science
5 28 (1.90%) Clustering
5 28 (1.90%) Data Structures
6 27 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 27 (1.83%) NHS
7 23 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (1.49%) Fixed Income
9 15 (1.02%) Credit Risk
10 13 (0.88%) Equities
10 13 (0.88%) Hedge funds
10 13 (0.88%) Reinsurance
11 12 (0.81%) Derivative
12 11 (0.75%) Market Risk
13 9 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (0.41%) Fintech
14 6 (0.41%) N-Tier
15 5 (0.34%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 100 (6.78%) Windows
2 35 (2.37%) Windows Server
3 23 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (1.42%) Linux
5 15 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (0.81%) Unix
7 7 (0.47%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.27%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.20%) MVS
9 3 (0.20%) Solaris
10 2 (0.14%) HPUX
10 2 (0.14%) VMS
11 1 (0.068%) Android
11 1 (0.068%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.068%) CentOS
11 1 (0.068%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.068%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.068%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 830 (56.31%) Business Intelligence
2 394 (26.73%) ETL
3 258 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 174 (11.80%) Data Modelling
5 173 (11.74%) Migration
6 144 (9.77%) Analytics
7 140 (9.50%) MVC
7 140 (9.50%) Visualisation
8 112 (7.60%) Data Analysis
9 109 (7.39%) CRM
10 94 (6.38%) Scrum
11 85 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
12 83 (5.63%) Data Migration
13 76 (5.16%) Kimball Methodology
14 69 (4.68%) Data Visualisation
14 69 (4.68%) ETL Development
15 61 (4.14%) Dimensional Modelling
15 61 (4.14%) Unit Testing
16 58 (3.93%) DevOps
17 56 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1,174 (79.65%) SQL
2 499 (33.85%) T-SQL
3 360 (24.42%) C#
4 139 (9.43%) JavaScript
5 91 (6.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 66 (4.48%) PowerShell
7 51 (3.46%) VB.NET
8 50 (3.39%) VBA
9 47 (3.19%) Python
10 43 (2.92%) Java
11 30 (2.04%) VB
12 27 (1.83%) PL/SQL
13 26 (1.76%) R
14 24 (1.63%) X++
15 21 (1.42%) VBScript
16 13 (0.88%) C++
17 11 (0.75%) PHP
18 7 (0.47%) MUMPS
19 6 (0.41%) U-SQL
19 6 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 57 (3.87%) Degree
2 36 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 24 (1.63%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (0.54%) MCSE
7 7 (0.47%) MCITP
7 7 (0.47%) MCTS
8 6 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.34%) CFA
9 5 (0.34%) MCP
10 4 (0.27%) ISEB
10 4 (0.27%) MBA
10 4 (0.27%) MCAD
10 4 (0.27%) MCPD
10 4 (0.27%) MCSD
10 4 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.27%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.20%) MCSA
12 2 (0.14%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.92%) Data Quality
2 31 (2.10%) QA
3 17 (1.15%) MiFID
4 9 (0.61%) SLA
5 7 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.41%) GDPR
7 4 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.20%) GAMP
8 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.14%) EMIR
9 2 (0.14%) GAAP
9 2 (0.14%) IFRS
9 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.14%) PMO
10 1 (0.068%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 20 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.14%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.068%) Docker
5 1 (0.068%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (0.20%) Nagios
3 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.20%) SCOM
4 2 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.14%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.14%) Puppet
4 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.068%) Ansible
5 1 (0.068%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.068%) logstash
5 1 (0.068%) SCCM
5 1 (0.068%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.068%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.068%) WSUS
Vendors
1 652 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 147 (9.97%) Tableau
3 124 (8.41%) Oracle
4 65 (4.41%) Cognos
5 46 (3.12%) IBM
6 45 (3.05%) SAP
7 28 (1.90%) RedGate
8 22 (1.49%) Capita
9 19 (1.29%) VMware
10 18 (1.22%) Informatica
10 18 (1.22%) JD Edwards
11 13 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.81%) Teradata
13 9 (0.61%) Bloomberg
13 9 (0.61%) Intapp
13 9 (0.61%) Twitter
14 8 (0.54%) Sybase
15 6 (0.41%) Atlassian
15 6 (0.41%) Netezza
16 5 (0.34%) Hortonworks