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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 15 1
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 7.41% 7.32% 50.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 50.00% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate
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£288 - £220
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £29.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
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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
5 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 18.52% 14.63% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Average daily rate £288 - £233
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £17.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £30.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +2.50%

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 22 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) BPEL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) REST

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) BPEL
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
Dundee
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Rate: £180 - £220 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago