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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Scotland / Fife
Rank 9 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 3.57% 11.54% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 42.86% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £320 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.54 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+55.27% -24.86%

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 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 7.14% 26.92% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £325 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -3 1 £320 -
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Fife region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C++/C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree