The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 5 4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton - 20.00% 33.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 75.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.89 £32.10 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +1.90%
SQL Server
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
0 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton - 26.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bolton region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Bolton region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Bolton region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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 Bolton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (10.00%) React
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Report Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (10.00%) CSS3
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) J2EE
6 1 (10.00%) MDX
6 1 (10.00%) React
6 1 (10.00%) Spring
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) BPMN
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com