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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Scotland / Dundee
Rank 8 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 5.26% 7.69% 6.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £205 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.45 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+17.53% -12.62%

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
8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 42.11% 7.69% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £375 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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 Dundee

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dundee 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 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 21 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 Dundee region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) DTS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Brio
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) MDX
3 1 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) DTS
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Brio
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau
1 1 (25.00%) VMware