Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 192 150
Rank change year-on-year +5 -42 -60
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 1,530 1,383 1,882
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.48% 1.39% 1.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.54% 6.27% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,147 1,031 1,364
UK median daily rate £433 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 26
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.39 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.92% -18.49% +24.74%
10th Percentile £13.85 £20.75 £20.25
90th Percentile £44.50 £61.13 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £34.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.13% +26.36% +19.57%

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 23,390 22,073 23,760
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.65% 22.21% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,316 14,930 15,825
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 276 389
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.69% +5.36%
10th Percentile £12.37 £13.70 £10.85
90th Percentile £56.55 £54.38 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -0.66%

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 22 October 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 22 October 2018.

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

SQL Server Reporting 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 Reporting Services within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 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 +4 1,437 £438 +2.94% 739
UK excluding London -16 789 £400 +6.67% 570
London +26 730 £480 +6.67% 213
North of England -11 229 £373 +2.05% 196
South East -43 159 £425 +9.68% 98
Midlands -21 119 £425 +6.25% 131
Yorkshire +16 116 £400 +9.59% 73
East of England +10 103 £425 +13.33% 55
South West +11 95 £398 +6.00% 47
North West -55 85 £363 -3.20% 105
Scotland -8 62 £400 -0.62% 31
West Midlands -39 60 £450 +12.50% 78
East Midlands +39 55 £400 +6.67% 53
North East +29 28 £350 +40.00% 18
Wales -14 17 £400 +14.29% 10
Northern Ireland +31 5 £500 +36.99% 3

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1,158 (75.69%) SQL
2 1,147 (74.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1,015 (66.34%) SQL Server
4 798 (52.16%) Business Intelligence
5 674 (44.05%) Microsoft
6 619 (40.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 554 (36.21%) T-SQL
8 500 (32.68%) Data Warehouse
9 476 (31.11%) C#
10 426 (27.84%) .NET
11 420 (27.45%) ETL
12 404 (26.41%) Power BI
13 364 (23.79%) Finance
14 328 (21.44%) Agile Software Development
15 228 (14.90%) Microsoft Azure
16 197 (12.88%) Banking
17 195 (12.75%) ASP.NET
18 165 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
19 162 (10.59%) SQL Server 2016
20 158 (10.33%) Analytics
21 154 (10.07%) Data Modelling
22 152 (9.93%) WCF
22 152 (9.93%) Migration
23 145 (9.48%) Microsoft Excel
24 144 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
25 143 (9.35%) SQL Server 2012
26 142 (9.28%) Visualisation
27 140 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
28 137 (8.95%) Tableau
29 135 (8.82%) MVC

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 76 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.50%) IIS
3 14 (0.92%) K2 blackpearl
3 14 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (0.85%) Apache Spark
4 13 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (0.52%) SAS
6 8 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (0.46%) Apache
8 6 (0.39%) ArcGIS
9 5 (0.33%) Confluence
9 5 (0.33%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.26%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.13%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.13%) CMS
12 2 (0.13%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.065%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.065%) WebSphere
Applications
1 145 (9.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 79 (5.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (2.81%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.85%) NetSuite
4 11 (0.72%) Sage 200
5 6 (0.39%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.20%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.13%) Cerner Millennium
7 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.13%) HFM
7 2 (0.13%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.13%) Line 500
8 1 (0.065%) Actimize
8 1 (0.065%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.065%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.065%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.065%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.065%) Sage BI
8 1 (0.065%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.065%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.065%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 228 (14.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
3 50 (3.27%) Azure Data Factory
4 40 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
5 37 (2.42%) PaaS
6 26 (1.70%) IaaS
7 24 (1.57%) Office 365
8 17 (1.11%) Data Lake Analytics
9 9 (0.59%) Azure Machine Learning
9 9 (0.59%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.26%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.26%) Serverless
11 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.20%) Azure Functions
11 3 (0.20%) Trello
12 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.13%) SaaS
13 1 (0.065%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.065%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.59%) Internet
2 7 (0.46%) SAN
3 6 (0.39%) DNS
3 6 (0.39%) HTTP
3 6 (0.39%) SMS
4 5 (0.33%) DMZ
5 4 (0.26%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (0.26%) FTP
5 4 (0.26%) iSCSI
5 4 (0.26%) SMTP
6 2 (0.13%) Firewall
6 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.13%) Intranet
6 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.065%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.065%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.065%) Extranet
7 1 (0.065%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.065%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.065%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,147 (74.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1,015 (66.34%) SQL Server
3 619 (40.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 500 (32.68%) Data Warehouse
5 404 (26.41%) Power BI
6 162 (10.59%) SQL Server 2016
7 144 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 143 (9.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 111 (7.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 84 (5.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 79 (5.16%) QlikView
11 79 (5.16%) Relational Database
12 78 (5.10%) Data Lake
13 66 (4.31%) OLAP
14 58 (3.79%) Big Data
15 57 (3.73%) NoSQL
16 55 (3.59%) Crystal Reports
17 49 (3.20%) BusinessObjects
18 47 (3.07%) MySQL
19 41 (2.68%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 112 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 78 (5.10%) Visual Studio
3 69 (4.51%) JIRA
4 62 (4.05%) Subversion
5 40 (2.61%) Git (software)
6 32 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 27 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 26 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
9 16 (1.05%) NUnit
10 12 (0.78%) MSTest
10 12 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (0.72%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.59%) MorphX
13 7 (0.46%) SpecFlow
14 4 (0.26%) Jasmine
14 4 (0.26%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (0.26%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.26%) Rational Rhapsody
14 4 (0.26%) Selenium
14 4 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 364 (23.79%) Finance
2 197 (12.88%) Banking
3 83 (5.42%) Retail
4 52 (3.40%) Investment Banking
5 35 (2.29%) Back Office
5 35 (2.29%) Legal
6 34 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 32 (2.09%) Marketing
8 24 (1.57%) Front Office
9 23 (1.50%) Advertising
10 17 (1.11%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.11%) Telecoms
11 16 (1.05%) Law
12 12 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
13 9 (0.59%) Electronics
14 8 (0.52%) Billing
14 8 (0.52%) Local Government
15 4 (0.26%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.26%) Publishing
16 3 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,017 (66.47%) Developer
2 364 (23.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 319 (20.85%) SQL Developer
4 179 (11.70%) Analyst
5 154 (10.07%) C# Developer
6 144 (9.41%) .NET Developer
7 142 (9.28%) SSRS Developer
8 133 (8.69%) SSIS Developer
9 107 (6.99%) DBA
10 101 (6.60%) SQL BI Developer
11 97 (6.34%) SQL DBA
12 89 (5.82%) C# .NET Developer
13 88 (5.75%) ASP.NET Developer
14 81 (5.29%) Consultant
15 76 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 76 (4.97%) Senior Developer
16 74 (4.84%) SSAS Developer
17 71 (4.64%) Power BI Developer
18 65 (4.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 65 (4.25%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (27.84%) .NET
2 195 (12.75%) ASP.NET
3 152 (9.93%) WCF
4 112 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 110 (7.19%) XML
6 97 (6.34%) .NET Framework
7 76 (4.97%) Web Services
8 75 (4.90%) MDX
9 72 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 69 (4.51%) HTML
11 68 (4.44%) Kendo UI
12 62 (4.05%) CSS
13 45 (2.94%) Entity Framework
13 45 (2.94%) jQuery
14 33 (2.16%) JSON
15 31 (2.03%) Reactive Extensions
15 31 (2.03%) Task Parallel Library
16 30 (1.96%) WPF
17 22 (1.44%) AngularJS
18 21 (1.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 140 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 45 (2.94%) Fixed Income
3 35 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (2.09%) Reinsurance
5 31 (2.03%) Market Risk
6 30 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
7 28 (1.83%) Credit Risk
8 27 (1.76%) Data Structures
9 25 (1.63%) Clustering
9 25 (1.63%) Replication
10 22 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 20 (1.31%) NHS
12 19 (1.24%) Reference Data
13 16 (1.05%) Computer Science
13 16 (1.05%) Equities
14 14 (0.92%) Data Centre
15 9 (0.59%) User Experience
16 8 (0.52%) Fintech
16 8 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 91 (5.95%) Windows
2 43 (2.81%) Windows Server
3 21 (1.37%) Linux
4 9 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.46%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.33%) Unix
7 4 (0.26%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.065%) Android
9 1 (0.065%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.065%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.065%) VMS
9 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (52.16%) Business Intelligence
2 420 (27.45%) ETL
3 328 (21.44%) Agile Software Development
4 165 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
5 158 (10.33%) Analytics
6 154 (10.07%) Data Modelling
7 152 (9.93%) Migration
8 142 (9.28%) Visualisation
9 135 (8.82%) MVC
10 111 (7.25%) Data Migration
11 101 (6.60%) CRM
12 97 (6.34%) Scrum
13 88 (5.75%) Kimball Methodology
14 78 (5.10%) Data Analysis
15 74 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
16 72 (4.71%) Data Visualisation
17 67 (4.38%) ERP
18 65 (4.25%) Workflow
19 55 (3.59%) Dimensional Modelling
20 53 (3.46%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1,158 (75.69%) SQL
2 554 (36.21%) T-SQL
3 476 (31.11%) C#
4 121 (7.91%) PowerShell
5 116 (7.58%) JavaScript
6 82 (5.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 75 (4.90%) VBA
8 57 (3.73%) Python
9 55 (3.59%) VB.NET
10 45 (2.94%) VB
11 41 (2.68%) PL/SQL
12 33 (2.16%) R
13 22 (1.44%) Java
14 14 (0.92%) PHP
15 12 (0.78%) U-SQL
15 12 (0.78%) X++
16 11 (0.72%) C
17 8 (0.52%) VBScript
18 6 (0.39%) TypeScript
19 4 (0.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 50 (3.27%) Security Cleared
2 33 (2.16%) Degree
2 33 (2.16%) SC Cleared
3 25 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (0.98%) MCSE
5 8 (0.52%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.33%) ISEB
7 3 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.20%) CCNA
7 3 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.20%) MCSD
7 3 (0.20%) MCTS
7 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.20%) PMP
7 3 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.13%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.13%) HND
8 2 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.25%) Data Quality
2 41 (2.68%) QA
3 28 (1.83%) GDPR
4 11 (0.72%) EMIR
4 11 (0.72%) MiFID
5 10 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
5 10 (0.65%) PMO
6 6 (0.39%) HL7
6 6 (0.39%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.20%) Basel III
7 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.33%) XenApp
6 1 (0.065%) Docker
6 1 (0.065%) HDFS
6 1 (0.065%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.065%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 15 (0.98%) Failover Clustering
3 12 (0.78%) SCOM
4 11 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (0.52%) SCOrch
6 5 (0.33%) CA Single Sign-On
6 5 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (0.26%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.26%) SCCM
8 3 (0.20%) Ansible
8 3 (0.20%) SQL Sentry
9 2 (0.13%) Control-M
9 2 (0.13%) Foglight
9 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.13%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.13%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.065%) Puppet
10 1 (0.065%) WMI
Vendors
1 674 (44.05%) Microsoft
2 137 (8.95%) Tableau
3 127 (8.30%) Oracle
4 59 (3.86%) SAP
5 16 (1.05%) Cognos
5 16 (1.05%) Talend
6 15 (0.98%) RedGate
7 13 (0.85%) Epicor
7 13 (0.85%) Google
7 13 (0.85%) Sage
8 11 (0.72%) Citrix
8 11 (0.72%) IBM
8 11 (0.72%) JD Edwards
9 10 (0.65%) Reuters
10 8 (0.52%) Informatica
10 8 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.39%) Birst
11 6 (0.39%) HP
11 6 (0.39%) Teradata
11 6 (0.39%) VMware