The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 4.17% 10.00% 7.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 75.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £320 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+38.95% +2.17%
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 Fife region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 8.33% 13.33% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £320 £319 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% -42.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Fife 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 Fife

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Fife

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Fife

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 Fife region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Dunfermline +8 1 £320 -5.18%
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Fife region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) DSDM
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Python Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) DSDM
1 1 (50.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle