Period
to 17 February 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 17 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 74 47
Rank change year-on-year -9 -27 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 110 138 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.32% 2.59% 3.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.39% 13.53% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 87 147
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £266 £192 £263
90th Percentile £538 £513 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 - -
England median hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -33.85% -27.78% +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 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 888 1,020 1,242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.71% 19.17% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 605 759
West Midlands median daily rate £403 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.87% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £258
90th Percentile £538 £538 £501
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 34
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £18.39 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.13% -8.05% -
10th Percentile £18.30 £14.50 £13.26
90th Percentile £49.88 £24.00 £33.24
England median hourly rate £34.50 £27.38 £27.50
% change year-on-year +26.03% -0.45% -

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 17 February 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 17 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
Birmingham +1 52 £400 +10.34% 26
Staffordshire -8 15 £375 +15.38% 11
Coventry -9 11 £300 -23.08% 2
Warwickshire 0 5 £369 +9.26% 4
Solihull +11 4 - - 8
Wolverhampton +1 4 £505 +55.38% 2
Worcestershire +1 1 £250 -45.65% 2
Bilston - 1 £613 -
Shropshire - 1 £375 - 1
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server Reporting Services.

1 83 (75.45%) SQL Server
2 77 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 76 (69.09%) SQL
4 63 (57.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 59 (53.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 42 (38.18%) T-SQL
8 41 (37.27%) ETL
9 40 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (28.18%) Power BI
11 21 (19.09%) SQL Server 2016
11 21 (19.09%) C#
11 21 (19.09%) .NET
11 21 (19.09%) Finance
12 20 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (15.45%) Analytics
15 15 (13.64%) Visualisation
15 15 (13.64%) MDX
16 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (11.82%) SharePoint
17 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (11.82%) .NET Framework
17 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2014
18 12 (10.91%) HTML
18 12 (10.91%) VB.NET
19 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET
19 11 (10.00%) CSS
19 11 (10.00%) Data Modelling
19 11 (10.00%) Tableau

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 13 (11.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.82%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.91%) Confluence
3 1 (0.91%) Mule
3 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.91%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.91%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.91%) OPENContractor
3 1 (0.91%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (0.91%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.82%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.91%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (0.91%) IaaS
4 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (75.45%) SQL Server
2 63 (57.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (53.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 40 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (28.18%) Power BI
6 21 (19.09%) SQL Server 2016
7 20 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (8.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
12 5 (4.55%) OLAP
12 5 (4.55%) RDBMS
13 4 (3.64%) QlikView
14 3 (2.73%) OLAP Cube
15 2 (1.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Power View
15 2 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
15 2 (1.82%) PowerPivot
15 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.73%) Subversion
4 2 (1.82%) JIRA
4 2 (1.82%) Selenium
4 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.91%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.91%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.91%) Mocha
5 1 (0.91%) MorphX
5 1 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.91%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (19.09%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Retail
3 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.73%) Marketing
5 2 (1.82%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (59.09%) Developer
2 33 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 21 (19.09%) Analyst
4 16 (14.55%) SQL Developer
5 14 (12.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 11 (10.00%) Consultant
6 11 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
7 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
7 10 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (8.18%) SSIS Developer
9 8 (7.27%) Business Developer
9 8 (7.27%) SSAS Developer
10 7 (6.36%) C# Developer
10 7 (6.36%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 6 (5.45%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 6 (5.45%) DBA
11 6 (5.45%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.09%) .NET
2 15 (13.64%) MDX
3 13 (11.82%) .NET Framework
4 12 (10.91%) HTML
5 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (10.00%) CSS
6 10 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 9 (8.18%) jQuery
8 7 (6.36%) Ajax
8 7 (6.36%) Classic ASP
9 4 (3.64%) HTML5
10 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.73%) Web Services
11 2 (1.82%) CSS3
11 2 (1.82%) REST
11 2 (1.82%) XML
12 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (0.91%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (0.91%) LESS
12 1 (0.91%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.64%) FMCG
3 3 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.82%) NHS
4 2 (1.82%) Replication
5 1 (0.91%) Clustering
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.91%) EPoS
5 1 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.82%) Windows
2 1 (0.91%) Linux
2 1 (0.91%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (37.27%) ETL
3 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (15.45%) Analytics
5 15 (13.64%) Visualisation
6 11 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 11 (10.00%) ETL Development
7 10 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (9.09%) Migration
8 9 (8.18%) CRM
8 9 (8.18%) OO
9 7 (6.36%) Complex ETL
9 7 (6.36%) Data Migration
9 7 (6.36%) ERP
9 7 (6.36%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.45%) Data Management
10 6 (5.45%) Mathematics
11 5 (4.55%) Project Management
11 5 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 76 (69.09%) SQL
2 42 (38.18%) T-SQL
3 21 (19.09%) C#
4 12 (10.91%) VB.NET
5 7 (6.36%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (2.73%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.91%) PHP
9 1 (0.91%) Python
9 1 (0.91%) VBA
9 1 (0.91%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (5.45%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.91%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (0.91%) PhD
3 1 (0.91%) PMP
3 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.73%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 60 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.00%) Tableau
3 4 (3.64%) Capita
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle
4 3 (2.73%) Cognos
5 1 (0.91%) Altova
5 1 (0.91%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.91%) Castleton
5 1 (0.91%) Civica
5 1 (0.91%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.91%) Facebook
5 1 (0.91%) Google
5 1 (0.91%) Oneserve
5 1 (0.91%) RedGate
5 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.91%) Telerik
5 1 (0.91%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.91%) Zend