The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 4.44% 0.75% 4.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 5.56% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £52.47 £17.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +208.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.76 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.94% +41.15%
SQL Server
North West

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 Cumbria region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 31.11% 13.53% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 4
Median daily rate £375 £550 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +58.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £52.47 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.23% -21.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cumbria 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 Cumbria

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

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 Cumbria region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Barrow-in-Furness +2 1 - - 2
SQL Server
North West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) EMC