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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 65 79 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.00% 9.12% 9.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.21% 37.09% 35.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 49
Median daily rate £333 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £215 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £400 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.08 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+57.51% -27.58%
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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
154 213 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.69% 24.60% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 114 112
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 48 (47.52%) SQL
1 48 (47.52%) .NET
2 46 (45.54%) C#
3 35 (34.65%) Microsoft
4 32 (31.68%) MVC
5 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET
6 28 (27.72%) .NET Framework
7 26 (25.74%) HTML
8 25 (24.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
10 22 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (21.78%) Entity Framework
11 21 (20.79%) CSS
12 19 (18.81%) Windows
12 19 (18.81%) T-SQL
13 17 (16.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (13.86%) Java
15 14 (13.86%) Web Services
15 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
15 14 (13.86%) AngularJS
16 13 (12.87%) Visual Studio
16 13 (12.87%) Security Cleared
17 12 (11.88%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (11.88%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (11.88%) Oracle
18 11 (10.89%) Windows Server
19 10 (9.90%) IIS
19 10 (9.90%) XML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.90%) IIS
2 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.96%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.96%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.98%) Node.js
5 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.99%) CMS
6 1 (0.99%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) DNS
2 5 (4.95%) DHCP
3 4 (3.96%) SAN
4 3 (2.97%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.98%) Firewall
5 2 (1.98%) HTTP
5 2 (1.98%) Intranet
5 2 (1.98%) Network Security
5 2 (1.98%) SSL
6 1 (0.99%) Internet
6 1 (0.99%) LAN
6 1 (0.99%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.99%) VPN
6 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (16.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (11.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (11.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (6.93%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.94%) OLAP
6 6 (5.94%) OLTP
7 5 (4.95%) DTS
7 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.97%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.97%) DB2
9 3 (2.97%) MS Access
9 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (12.87%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.93%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.95%) Fiddler
3 5 (4.95%) JUnit
3 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (3.96%) Subversion
4 4 (3.96%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.97%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.99%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.99%) JBehave
6 1 (0.99%) JIRA
6 1 (0.99%) Maven
6 1 (0.99%) Moq
6 1 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.99%) WatiN
General
1 7 (6.93%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Banking
2 2 (1.98%) Front Office
2 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.99%) Automotive
3 1 (0.99%) Back Office
3 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (55.45%) Developer
2 22 (21.78%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.85%) DBA
4 13 (12.87%) SQL DBA
5 10 (9.90%) C# Developer
6 8 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (7.92%) SQL Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) Architect
9 5 (4.95%) Junior
9 5 (4.95%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Technical Architect
11 3 (2.97%) Junior Developer
11 3 (2.97%) MongoDB Developer
11 3 (2.97%) T-SQL Developer
11 3 (2.97%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (47.52%) .NET
2 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET
3 28 (27.72%) .NET Framework
4 26 (25.74%) HTML
5 22 (21.78%) Entity Framework
6 21 (20.79%) CSS
7 14 (13.86%) AngularJS
7 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (13.86%) Web Services
8 10 (9.90%) XML
9 9 (8.91%) HTML5
9 9 (8.91%) JSON
10 8 (7.92%) jQuery
11 6 (5.94%) NHibernate
11 6 (5.94%) React
11 6 (5.94%) SOAP
11 6 (5.94%) XSLT
12 5 (4.95%) Spring
13 4 (3.96%) RESTful
13 4 (3.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) Clustering
2 4 (3.96%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.96%) Replication
3 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.98%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.98%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.99%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.81%) Windows
2 11 (10.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.98%) AIX
6 2 (1.98%) Android
7 1 (0.99%) HPUX
7 1 (0.99%) Linux
7 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.99%) Solaris
7 1 (0.99%) Unix
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.68%) MVC
2 22 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (9.90%) OO
3 10 (9.90%) Web Development
4 9 (8.91%) CRM
4 9 (8.91%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (8.91%) Scrum
5 7 (6.93%) ETL
5 7 (6.93%) Unit Testing
6 6 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
6 6 (5.94%) High Availability
6 6 (5.94%) ITIL
6 6 (5.94%) Migration
6 6 (5.94%) TDD
7 5 (4.95%) ERP
7 5 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (4.95%) Workflow
8 4 (3.96%) Database Tuning
8 4 (3.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 48 (47.52%) SQL
2 46 (45.54%) C#
3 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
4 19 (18.81%) T-SQL
5 14 (13.86%) Java
6 9 (8.91%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.94%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.98%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.98%) PHP
8 2 (1.98%) VBA
8 2 (1.98%) VBScript
9 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.99%) VB
9 1 (0.99%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.95%) Degree
4 4 (3.96%) BC Cleared
4 4 (3.96%) MCSE
4 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.97%) MCSA
5 3 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.98%) MCP
6 2 (1.98%) MCTS
7 1 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.99%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.97%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.99%) Basel III
3 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.96%) vSphere
4 1 (0.99%) Docker
4 1 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.99%) KVM
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.99%) RHEV
4 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.99%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) SCCM
2 1 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (34.65%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.88%) Oracle
3 9 (8.91%) VMware
4 4 (3.96%) Citrix
4 4 (3.96%) HP
5 2 (1.98%) Infor
5 2 (1.98%) Nintex
5 2 (1.98%) Pega
5 2 (1.98%) Perforce
5 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.98%) Sybase
6 1 (0.99%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.99%) Netezza
6 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.99%) Symantec
6 1 (0.99%) Talend
6 1 (0.99%) Veeam
6 1 (0.99%) Xamarin
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago