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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 41 44
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 65 101 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.90% 3.68% 3.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.98% 14.45% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 71 62
Median daily rate £363 £414 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.38% +22.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £511 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +146.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -17.58% +82.00%  

SQL Server Reporting Services is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 465 699 572
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 20.78% 25.45% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 396 325
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 9
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.25% -37.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing SQL Server Reporting Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +3 33 £375 -3.53% 11
Coventry -2 4 £363 -14.70%
Staffordshire 0 3 £325 -16.12% 7
Herefordshire -11 2 £300 +9.09%
Shropshire - 2 £388 -
Wolverhampton +2 1 £325 -40.90% 3
West Bromwich -6 1 - -
Warwickshire -12 1 £350 -15.15% 1
Smethwick - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £250 - 1
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 100 (76.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 96 (73.28%) SQL Server
3 93 (70.99%) SQL
4 78 (59.54%) Business Intelligence
5 73 (55.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 68 (51.91%) Microsoft
7 61 (46.56%) Data Warehouse
8 53 (40.46%) T-SQL
9 45 (34.35%) ETL
10 30 (22.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 26 (19.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 26 (19.85%) SQL Server 2014
11 26 (19.85%) SQL Server 2016
12 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (15.27%) Advertising
14 18 (13.74%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (13.74%) QlikView
15 17 (12.98%) Power BI
15 17 (12.98%) MS Excel
16 15 (11.45%) .NET
17 14 (10.69%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (9.92%) OLAP
19 12 (9.16%) Migration
19 12 (9.16%) Data Management
19 12 (9.16%) Master Data Management
19 12 (9.16%) Test Planning
20 11 (8.40%) Defect Management
20 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 11 (8.40%) Test Automation
20 11 (8.40%) Use Case

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 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (12.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
2 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (76.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 96 (73.28%) SQL Server
3 73 (55.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 61 (46.56%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (19.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (19.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 26 (19.85%) SQL Server 2016
6 18 (13.74%) QlikView
6 18 (13.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (12.98%) Power BI
8 13 (9.92%) OLAP
9 9 (6.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (5.34%) Data Lake
10 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
11 5 (3.82%) Data Mining
11 5 (3.82%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (3.05%) Big Data
13 3 (2.29%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (22.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (5.34%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.53%) JIRA
4 2 (1.53%) MorphX
4 2 (1.53%) Toad
General
1 20 (15.27%) Advertising
2 9 (6.87%) Finance
3 4 (3.05%) Retail
4 3 (2.29%) Automotive
5 1 (0.76%) Law
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (60.31%) Developer
2 44 (33.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 31 (23.66%) Analyst
4 27 (20.61%) SQL Developer
5 21 (16.03%) SSRS Developer
6 14 (10.69%) SQL BI Developer
6 14 (10.69%) SSIS Developer
7 13 (9.92%) SQL Analyst
8 12 (9.16%) Business Analyst
8 12 (9.16%) SSAS Developer
9 9 (6.87%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (6.11%) DBA
10 8 (6.11%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Report Analyst
10 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.34%) ETL Developer
11 7 (5.34%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (5.34%) SQL DBA
11 7 (5.34%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.45%) .NET
2 9 (6.87%) MDX
3 3 (2.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.53%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.53%) JSON
4 2 (1.53%) WPF
4 2 (1.53%) XML
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
5 1 (0.76%) HTML
5 1 (0.76%) HTML5
5 1 (0.76%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.76%) WCF
5 1 (0.76%) Web Services
5 1 (0.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.05%) NHS
3 3 (2.29%) Clustering
4 2 (1.53%) Replication
4 2 (1.53%) SCADA
4 2 (1.53%) User Experience
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.76%) Windows
1 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
1 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (59.54%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (34.35%) ETL
3 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.16%) Data Management
4 12 (9.16%) Master Data Management
4 12 (9.16%) Migration
4 12 (9.16%) Test Planning
5 11 (8.40%) Defect Management
5 11 (8.40%) Test Automation
5 11 (8.40%) Use Case
6 10 (7.63%) SDLC
7 9 (6.87%) Data Analysis
7 9 (6.87%) Data Modelling
7 9 (6.87%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (6.87%) Waterfall
8 8 (6.11%) Data Migration
8 8 (6.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.34%) Business Process Mapping
9 7 (5.34%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 93 (70.99%) SQL
2 53 (40.46%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.87%) C#
4 7 (5.34%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.29%) X++
6 2 (1.53%) VBA
7 1 (0.76%) Java
7 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.58%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.53%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 68 (51.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.34%) Oracle
3 5 (3.82%) Cognos
3 5 (3.82%) Tableau
4 3 (2.29%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.53%) IDERA
5 2 (1.53%) Informatica
5 2 (1.53%) RedGate
5 2 (1.53%) Sage
6 1 (0.76%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.76%) IBM
6 1 (0.76%) SAP
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