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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 12.50% 36.84% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.36% 87.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £338 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.57% +6.00%
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
11 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 34.38% 42.11% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Median daily rate £350 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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 7 December 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 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) WF
4 2 (22.22%) X++
4 2 (22.22%) MorphX
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0

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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) MorphX
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) WCF Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) WF
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (11.11%) COM
4 1 (11.11%) MDX
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) XSD
4 1 (11.11%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) DSDM
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) RAD
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) X++
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau