Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 71 62
Rank change year-on-year -33 -9 -17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 86 109 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.76% 2.52% 3.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.62% 12.81% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 62 120
West Midlands median daily rate £386 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.36% -10.26% +20.00%
10th Percentile £275 £229 £281
90th Percentile £559 £438 £500
England median daily rate £425 £394 £383
% change year-on-year +8.01% +2.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate £22.50 £38.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -40.79% -11.63% +93.26%

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 894 851 1,283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.26% 19.65% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 523 755
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £277 £250 £280
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 8 9 26
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +21.95% -13.68%
10th Percentile £15.40 £16.05 £15.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.90 £36.63
England median hourly rate £32.25 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +7.50% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -19 45 £400 +14.29% 16
Coventry -8 9 £288 -11.54% 1
Solihull -3 5 - - 4
Warwickshire +4 4 £375 +44.23% 2
Staffordshire -8 4 £313 -3.85% 7
Herefordshire +4 1 - - 2
Worcestershire -8 1 £250 -32.43% 1
Wolverhampton -9 1 - -
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 63 (73.26%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (72.09%) SQL Server
3 60 (69.77%) SQL
4 50 (58.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (55.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (47.67%) Microsoft
7 37 (43.02%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (34.88%) T-SQL
8 30 (34.88%) Power BI
9 20 (23.26%) SQL Server 2016
10 19 (22.09%) ETL
11 18 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (19.77%) .NET
13 16 (18.60%) C#
13 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (17.44%) Finance
15 14 (16.28%) Analytics
16 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (13.95%) HTML
17 12 (13.95%) MDX
18 11 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (12.79%) CSS
19 10 (11.63%) Retail
19 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
19 10 (11.63%) OO
20 9 (10.47%) VB.NET
20 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2014
20 9 (10.47%) .NET Framework
21 8 (9.30%) jQuery

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 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.16%) Mule
3 1 (1.16%) SAS
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (8.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.33%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.16%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.16%) OPENContractor
3 1 (1.16%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (1.16%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.81%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (3.49%) IaaS
3 3 (3.49%) PaaS
4 2 (2.33%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.16%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (72.09%) SQL Server
2 50 (58.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (55.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 37 (43.02%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (34.88%) Power BI
6 20 (23.26%) SQL Server 2016
7 18 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (6.98%) QlikView
11 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (3.49%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
14 2 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Power View
14 2 (2.33%) MS Access
14 2 (2.33%) OLAP
14 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.33%) JIRA
3 2 (2.33%) Selenium
3 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.16%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.16%) Mocha
4 1 (1.16%) MorphX
4 1 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.49%) Advertising
4 3 (3.49%) Marketing
5 2 (2.33%) Automotive
5 2 (2.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (53.49%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 17 (19.77%) Consultant
4 14 (16.28%) Analyst
5 11 (12.79%) SQL Developer
5 11 (12.79%) SSAS Developer
6 10 (11.63%) SSIS Developer
7 9 (10.47%) SSRS Developer
8 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (8.14%) DBA
10 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
10 6 (6.98%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Developer
11 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 5 (5.81%) Power BI Developer
11 5 (5.81%) SQL BI Developer
12 4 (4.65%) .NET Developer
12 4 (4.65%) Report Analyst
12 4 (4.65%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.77%) .NET
2 12 (13.95%) HTML
2 12 (13.95%) MDX
3 11 (12.79%) CSS
4 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
5 9 (10.47%) .NET Framework
6 8 (9.30%) Ajax
6 8 (9.30%) Classic ASP
6 8 (9.30%) Entity Framework
6 8 (9.30%) jQuery
7 3 (3.49%) Web Services
7 3 (3.49%) XML
8 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.33%) HTML5
9 1 (1.16%) CSS3
9 1 (1.16%) LESS
9 1 (1.16%) Node.js
9 1 (1.16%) OAuth
9 1 (1.16%) Symfony
9 1 (1.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.16%) Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Windows
1 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (73.26%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (22.09%) ETL
3 14 (16.28%) Analytics
4 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.63%) OO
6 8 (9.30%) CRM
6 8 (9.30%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.30%) ERP
6 8 (9.30%) Visualisation
7 7 (8.14%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (8.14%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (8.14%) Migration
8 6 (6.98%) Data Analytics
8 6 (6.98%) ETL Development
8 6 (6.98%) Project Management
9 5 (5.81%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.81%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.81%) Scrum
10 4 (4.65%) Business Analysis
10 4 (4.65%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 60 (69.77%) SQL
2 30 (34.88%) T-SQL
3 16 (18.60%) C#
4 9 (10.47%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.33%) TypeScript
5 2 (2.33%) VBA
6 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
6 1 (1.16%) Python
6 1 (1.16%) R
6 1 (1.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (47.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.30%) Tableau
3 3 (3.49%) Capita
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) Sage
5 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.16%) Castleton
5 1 (1.16%) Civica
5 1 (1.16%) Cognos
5 1 (1.16%) Oneserve
5 1 (1.16%) RapidMiner
5 1 (1.16%) RedGate
5 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.16%) Zend