The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 10 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 28 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 12.56% 9.28% 7.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.08% 50.00% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 5
Median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £355 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £395 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -22.41%

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 County Antrim region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
65 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 29.15% 18.56% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 4 9
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £345 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim 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 County Antrim

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +3 28 £413 +10.00% 5
SQL Server
Northern Ireland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) C#
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) .NET
3 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
4 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 9 (27.27%) XML
5 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 7 (21.21%) C
6 7 (21.21%) C++
6 7 (21.21%) Web Services
6 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Banking
7 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.18%) MVC
7 6 (18.18%) HTML
7 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 6 (18.18%) Oracle
7 6 (18.18%) UML
8 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
9 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
9 4 (12.12%) Korn
9 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
9 4 (12.12%) Metaprogramming
9 4 (12.12%) Parallel Processing
9 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.12%) Shell Script

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) EngageOne
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
1 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) DB2
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) QlikView
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.03%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) CppUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) C# Developer
3 7 (21.21%) C++ Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Ab Initio Developer
6 3 (9.09%) DBA
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Project Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) XML
3 7 (21.21%) Web Services
4 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 6 (18.18%) HTML
5 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 3 (9.09%) JMS
5 3 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.06%) SOAP
6 2 (6.06%) WCF
7 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.03%) Handlebars
7 1 (3.03%) JDBC
7 1 (3.03%) JSP
7 1 (3.03%) Servlets
7 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.03%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
2 6 (18.18%) MVC
2 6 (18.18%) UML
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Metaprogramming
4 4 (12.12%) Parallel Processing
4 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
5 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
5 3 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Management
6 2 (6.06%) ETL
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.03%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.03%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.03%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) C#
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.21%) C
3 7 (21.21%) C++
4 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
5 4 (12.12%) Korn
5 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
6 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.06%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.03%) VB6
8 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) MCDBA
1 3 (9.09%) MCP
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.03%) Cognos
3 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
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