The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 86 80 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.95% 9.78% 8.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.22% 38.46% 27.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 43
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -17.27%
SQL Server
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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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
225 208 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.04% 25.43% 29.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 89 117
Average daily rate £363 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £65.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 84 (48.00%) SQL
2 64 (36.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (35.43%) Finance
4 52 (29.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (25.14%) .NET
6 44 (25.14%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (25.14%) Microsoft
7 38 (21.71%) Oracle
8 34 (19.43%) C#
9 32 (18.29%) Java
10 29 (16.57%) ASP.NET
11 27 (15.43%) JavaScript
12 25 (14.29%) Windows
12 25 (14.29%) ETL
13 24 (13.71%) HTML
14 22 (12.57%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (12.00%) MVC
15 21 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
16 20 (11.43%) Web Services
16 20 (11.43%) CSS
16 20 (11.43%) MS Excel
16 20 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
17 19 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (10.86%) Banking
18 18 (10.29%) OO
19 17 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (9.71%) .NET Framework
19 17 (9.71%) Relational Database
20 16 (9.14%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 15 (8.57%) IIS
2 7 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.86%) NetWeaver
3 5 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.29%) SAS
5 3 (1.71%) JBoss
5 3 (1.71%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.14%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.14%) Node.js
6 2 (1.14%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.14%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.14%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.57%) CMS
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.57%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.57%) assyst
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.57%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (0.57%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.71%) SSL
2 2 (1.14%) SAN
2 2 (1.14%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.57%) DHCP
3 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.57%) CTI
3 1 (0.57%) Intranet
3 1 (0.57%) Internet
3 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.57%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.57%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (36.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 52 (29.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (12.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
7 17 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (9.71%) Relational Database
8 15 (8.57%) RDBMS
9 11 (6.29%) QlikView
9 11 (6.29%) Oracle Database
10 10 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (3.43%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (2.86%) SAP HANA
13 4 (2.29%) MySQL
13 4 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (1.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (5.71%) Subversion
2 9 (5.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.29%) TeamCity
3 4 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.71%) Fiddler
4 3 (1.71%) QUnit
4 3 (1.71%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.14%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.14%) NUnit
5 2 (1.14%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.14%) Toad
5 2 (1.14%) JDeveloper
5 2 (1.14%) Maven
5 2 (1.14%) JIRA
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.57%) Xcode
6 1 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.57%) WatiN
6 1 (0.57%) Moq
General
1 62 (35.43%) Finance
2 19 (10.86%) Banking
3 10 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.57%) Front Office
6 1 (0.57%) Law
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 117 (66.86%) Developer
2 41 (23.43%) SQL Developer
3 30 (17.14%) Analyst
4 27 (15.43%) .NET Developer
5 14 (8.00%) DBA
6 13 (7.43%) SQL Server Developer
7 11 (6.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (6.29%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.71%) Support Analyst
9 9 (5.14%) Data Analyst
9 9 (5.14%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.14%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.57%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (4.00%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.43%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.43%) Consultant
12 6 (3.43%) Applications Support Analyst
12 6 (3.43%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.14%) .NET
2 29 (16.57%) ASP.NET
3 24 (13.71%) HTML
4 20 (11.43%) CSS
4 20 (11.43%) Web Services
5 17 (9.71%) .NET Framework
6 15 (8.57%) XML
7 13 (7.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (7.43%) Entity Framework
8 12 (6.86%) XSL
8 12 (6.86%) Hibernate
9 11 (6.29%) JSP
10 9 (5.14%) Servlets
10 9 (5.14%) DHTML
10 9 (5.14%) EJB
10 9 (5.14%) jQuery
10 9 (5.14%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.00%) Spring
12 6 (3.43%) NHibernate
13 5 (2.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.29%) Replication
3 4 (2.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.14%) User Experience
5 2 (1.14%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.14%) Clustering
5 2 (1.14%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.14%) NHS
5 2 (1.14%) GIS
6 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.57%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.57%) iPhone
6 1 (0.57%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.29%) Windows
2 13 (7.43%) UNIX
3 12 (6.86%) Linux
4 10 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.57%) AIX
6 7 (4.00%) Solaris
7 3 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.57%) Android
9 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.14%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (14.29%) ETL
3 21 (12.00%) MVC
4 19 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (10.29%) OO
6 15 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 13 (7.43%) Migration
8 13 (7.43%) Unit Testing
9 11 (6.29%) Database Tuning
9 11 (6.29%) Wealth Management
10 10 (5.71%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (4.00%) Data Analysis
11 7 (4.00%) SDLC
12 6 (3.43%) Data Mapping
13 5 (2.86%) SAP Implementation
13 5 (2.86%) Data Transformation
13 5 (2.86%) Software Engineering
13 5 (2.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 84 (48.00%) SQL
2 34 (19.43%) C#
3 32 (18.29%) Java
4 27 (15.43%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.14%) VBA
6 14 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 13 (7.43%) PL/SQL
8 9 (5.14%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.86%) ABAP
10 2 (1.14%) Perl
11 1 (0.57%) VB
11 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (5.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.29%) Degree
5 3 (1.71%) MCP
5 3 (1.71%) MCSE
6 2 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.14%) MCTS
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) QA
1 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.57%) vSphere
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.57%) WSUS
2 1 (0.57%) SCCM
2 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 44 (25.14%) Microsoft
2 38 (21.71%) Oracle
3 15 (8.57%) Sybase
4 11 (6.29%) SAP
5 6 (3.43%) Citrix
6 5 (2.86%) VMware
7 3 (1.71%) Symantec
7 3 (1.71%) EMC
7 3 (1.71%) Cognos
7 3 (1.71%) IBM
7 3 (1.71%) Tableau
8 2 (1.14%) ESRI
8 2 (1.14%) Dell
8 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.14%) Informatica
9 1 (0.57%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.57%) McAfee
9 1 (0.57%) Telerik
9 1 (0.57%) Adobe
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco
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