Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 August 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 83 88
Rank change year-on-year -42 +5 -37
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 65 95 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.28% 2.20% 2.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.20% 11.39% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 68 93
West Midlands median daily rate £419 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% +4.17% +10.77%
10th Percentile £294 £306 £205
90th Percentile £576 £498 £493
England median daily rate £430 £413 £386
% change year-on-year +4.24% +6.87% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.77 £29.88
% change year-on-year -9.16% -17.10% +35.82%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 903 834 1,308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.83% 19.27% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 524 785
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -5.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £282 £262 £275
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 15
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.38% +58.54% +13.01%
10th Percentile £11.65 £21.18 £11.50
90th Percentile £44.95 £40.18 £32.55
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.34%

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the West Midlands

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the West Midlands

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server Reporting Services in the West Midlands

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server Reporting Services in the West Midlands

SQL Server Reporting Services
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Birmingham -21 30 £400 +3.23% 7
Wolverhampton -1 11 £475 +35.71% 1
Staffordshire -6 7 £413 +26.92% 8
Coventry -12 4 £420 +8.39% 4
Warwickshire +2 3 £480 +25.90% 4
Solihull -5 3 £350 +7.69% 1
Herefordshire - 1 - - 1
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 49 (75.38%) SQL
2 42 (64.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (56.92%) SQL Server
5 33 (50.77%) Microsoft
6 27 (41.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (35.38%) .NET
8 22 (33.85%) C#
9 20 (30.77%) T-SQL
9 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
9 20 (30.77%) Power BI
10 17 (26.15%) Data Migration
10 17 (26.15%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (26.15%) Migration
11 16 (24.62%) CRM
11 16 (24.62%) Workflow
12 15 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
13 14 (21.54%) WCF
13 14 (21.54%) OO
13 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
13 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (21.54%) Dynamics 365
14 13 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
14 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (20.00%) Finance
14 13 (20.00%) Marketing
15 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (16.92%) Problem Management

SQL Server Reporting Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (3.08%) SAS
2 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (4.62%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Dynamics 365
2 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.62%) PaaS
4 2 (3.08%) IaaS
4 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (64.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 37 (56.92%) SQL Server
3 27 (41.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (30.77%) Power BI
5 17 (26.15%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (6.15%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (6.15%) MS Access
10 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (4.62%) QlikView
10 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (3.08%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.08%) Semantic Layer
11 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (1.54%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
2 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
1 13 (20.00%) Marketing
2 9 (13.85%) Back Office
3 8 (12.31%) Local Government
4 7 (10.77%) Retail
5 3 (4.62%) Advertising
5 3 (4.62%) Automotive
5 3 (4.62%) Electronics
5 3 (4.62%) General Ledger
5 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.08%) Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Consultant
3 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (12.31%) SQL Developer
5 7 (10.77%) DBA
5 7 (10.77%) SSRS Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Developer
6 6 (9.23%) SSIS Developer
7 5 (7.69%) CRM Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) Power BI Developer
8 4 (6.15%) SQL BI Developer
8 4 (6.15%) SQL DBA
8 4 (6.15%) SSAS Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.38%) .NET
2 20 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (21.54%) WCF
4 8 (12.31%) HTML
5 7 (10.77%) CSS
6 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.15%) Entity Framework
6 4 (6.15%) jQuery
6 4 (6.15%) XML
7 3 (4.62%) Ajax
7 3 (4.62%) Classic ASP
7 3 (4.62%) MDX
7 3 (4.62%) Web Services
8 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.54%) HTML5
8 1 (1.54%) JSON
8 1 (1.54%) Laravel
8 1 (1.54%) REST
8 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.62%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (26.15%) Data Migration
2 17 (26.15%) Migration
3 16 (24.62%) CRM
3 16 (24.62%) Workflow
4 14 (21.54%) OO
5 13 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
6 11 (16.92%) OOP
6 11 (16.92%) Problem Management
6 11 (16.92%) Project Management
7 9 (13.85%) Analytics
7 9 (13.85%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.77%) Data Modelling
8 7 (10.77%) Visualisation
9 6 (9.23%) ERP
9 6 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
11 4 (6.15%) Data Analytics
11 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (75.38%) SQL
2 22 (33.85%) C#
3 20 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.62%) VBA
6 2 (3.08%) R
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) Python
7 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.54%) GDPR
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Tableau
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Sage
3 3 (4.62%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.54%) Informatica
4 1 (1.54%) Mercator
4 1 (1.54%) RapidMiner