The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 9 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.71% - 3.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.50% - 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £335 - £303
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 - £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -10.89%

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 Cheltenham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
16 15 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.57% 15.00% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 25
Median daily rate £375 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £336 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
4 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) UML
6 4 (21.05%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) C++
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) High Availability
6 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) Java EE

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.26%) Mule
2 1 (5.26%) Mule ESB
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
2 3 (15.79%) Hudson
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Ant
3 2 (10.53%) Gradle
3 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) InstallShield
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) WiX
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Build Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Angular Developer
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) XML
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.79%) EJB
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) Java EE
4 3 (15.79%) JMS
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) WSDL
4 3 (15.79%) XSLT
5 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.53%) WCF
5 2 (10.53%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) High Availability
4 4 (21.05%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) UML
5 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.79%) MapReduce
5 3 (15.79%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) MVVM
6 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) API Design
7 1 (5.26%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.26%) Database Tuning
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.26%) Prototyping
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) C++
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) Perl
5 3 (15.79%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 2 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.53%) VB6
7 1 (5.26%) Groovy
7 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.26%) VC++
7 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CloudHub
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) IBM