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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 14.81% 18.18% 12.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £275 £284 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.08% -30.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.20 £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.03% +28.88%
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
6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 22.22% 18.18% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Median daily rate £288 £338 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% +17.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (50.00%) X++
1 2 (50.00%) MorphX
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WF
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) COM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) SQL

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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MorphX
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (25.00%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) X++
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
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