Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 74 53
Rank change year-on-year -14 -21 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server Reporting Services 92 155 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.90% 2.51% 3.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.49% 12.53% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 108 108
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £344 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% -7.65% +16.41%
10th Percentile £298 £204 £263
90th Percentile £538 £496 £475
England median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 - -
England median hourly rate £21.50 £25.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year -16.50% +11.96% -

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 877 1237 1071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.11% 20.00% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 747 664
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £219
90th Percentile £538 £538 £505
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 31
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.31 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.39% -11.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21.05 £13.98 £12.30
90th Percentile £51.50 £23.70 £33.55
England median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +1.82% +11.11%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +8 42 £406 +8.33% 7
Staffordshire +2 21 £372 +16.09% 6
Wolverhampton 0 3 £505 +124.44%
Warwickshire -2 3 £388 +50.05% 1
Coventry -18 3 £375 +0.33% 4
Shropshire - 1 £375 - 1
Bilston - 1 £613 -
SQL Server Reporting Services
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 68 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 64 (69.57%) SQL
3 59 (64.13%) Microsoft
4 55 (59.78%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (44.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 36 (39.13%) ETL
8 28 (30.43%) T-SQL
9 26 (28.26%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (23.91%) SharePoint
12 20 (21.74%) .NET
13 17 (18.48%) Power BI
14 16 (17.39%) Tableau
15 15 (16.30%) Finance
16 14 (15.22%) SQL Server 2014
17 13 (14.13%) C#
18 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
18 12 (13.04%) Complex ETL
19 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2016
20 10 (10.87%) Relational Database
20 10 (10.87%) Visualisation
20 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
20 10 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
20 10 (10.87%) RDBMS
20 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
21 9 (9.78%) VB.NET
21 9 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
21 9 (9.78%) Analytics
21 9 (9.78%) Information Governance

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 22 (23.91%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.17%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (2.17%) ThingWorx
5 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.09%) Confluence
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.09%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 48 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (44.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 26 (28.26%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (18.48%) Power BI
7 14 (15.22%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2016
9 10 (10.87%) RDBMS
9 10 (10.87%) Relational Database
10 8 (8.70%) PowerPivot
10 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (5.43%) OLAP
12 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Power View
13 3 (3.26%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (3.26%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (2.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.52%) Subversion
3 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.17%) MorphX
4 2 (2.17%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Retail
3 7 (7.61%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.26%) Automotive
5 2 (2.17%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.17%) Local Government
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Advertising
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (55.43%) Developer
2 31 (33.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (19.57%) SQL Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Analyst
5 12 (13.04%) Business Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Developer
7 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) DBA
8 7 (7.61%) SQL BI Developer
8 7 (7.61%) SQL DBA
8 7 (7.61%) SSRS Developer
9 6 (6.52%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Architect
9 6 (6.52%) Consultant
9 6 (6.52%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (5.43%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.74%) .NET
2 8 (8.70%) MDX
3 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.61%) CSS
3 7 (7.61%) HTML
4 6 (6.52%) .NET Framework
5 5 (5.43%) XML
6 4 (4.35%) Entity Framework
6 4 (4.35%) HTML5
7 3 (3.26%) jQuery
8 2 (2.17%) REST
8 2 (2.17%) WCF
8 2 (2.17%) Web Services
8 2 (2.17%) WPF
9 1 (1.09%) Classic ASP
9 1 (1.09%) CSS3
9 1 (1.09%) DHTML
9 1 (1.09%) DOM
9 1 (1.09%) EDI
9 1 (1.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.61%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.35%) FMCG
3 4 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.17%) Clustering
5 2 (2.17%) NHS
5 2 (2.17%) Replication
5 2 (2.17%) SCADA
5 2 (2.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.09%) EPoS
6 1 (1.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) Windows
2 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) HPUX
3 1 (1.09%) Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Unix
3 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (59.78%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (39.13%) ETL
3 12 (13.04%) Complex ETL
4 10 (10.87%) Visualisation
5 9 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.78%) Analytics
5 9 (9.78%) Information Governance
6 8 (8.70%) Data Management
6 8 (8.70%) Migration
7 7 (7.61%) Data Modelling
7 7 (7.61%) Mathematics
8 6 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.52%) Data Migration
8 6 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.52%) Workflow
9 5 (5.43%) CRM
9 5 (5.43%) Data Reconciliation
9 5 (5.43%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (5.43%) Functional Testing
9 5 (5.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 64 (69.57%) SQL
2 28 (30.43%) T-SQL
3 13 (14.13%) C#
4 9 (9.78%) VB.NET
5 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.35%) VBA
8 3 (3.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (2.17%) Java
9 2 (2.17%) X++
10 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (1.09%) PhD
4 1 (1.09%) PMP
4 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.26%) COBIT
3 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.09%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) SCOM
1 2 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 59 (64.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.39%) Tableau
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle
4 2 (2.17%) Cognos
4 2 (2.17%) RedGate
5 1 (1.09%) Altova
5 1 (1.09%) Capita
5 1 (1.09%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.09%) Facebook
5 1 (1.09%) Google
5 1 (1.09%) Informatica
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.09%) SAP
5 1 (1.09%) Telerik
5 1 (1.09%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) Xamarin