The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 3 4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent - 21.43% 26.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 60.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+51.16% -25.86%
SQL Server
Staffordshire

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 Burton-upon-Trent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent - 35.71% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Median daily rate - £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 Burton-upon-Trent

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Burton-upon-Trent