The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee - - 28.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +7.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.27% -1.66%
SQL Server
Scotland

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 Dundee region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee - 20.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Average daily rate - £325 £234
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 3 (60.00%) VBA
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Design
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) API Design
2 1 (20.00%) API Development
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) EMC