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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 47 85 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.73% 9.75% 10.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 27.98% 35.56% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 53
Median daily rate £325 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £193 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £29.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.77% +31.11%
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
168 239 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.63% 27.41% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 108 103
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 45 (41.67%) SQL
2 43 (39.81%) .NET
3 42 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 41 (37.96%) C#
5 27 (25.00%) MVC
6 26 (24.07%) ASP.NET
7 25 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 23 (21.30%) .NET Framework
10 22 (20.37%) Windows
11 21 (19.44%) HTML
12 20 (18.52%) T-SQL
13 19 (17.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (17.59%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 18 (16.67%) Java
15 17 (15.74%) Oracle
15 17 (15.74%) Active Directory
15 17 (15.74%) Entity Framework
16 15 (13.89%) Web Services
16 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
16 15 (13.89%) Security Cleared
17 14 (12.96%) VMware
17 14 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (12.96%) CSS
17 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (12.96%) MongoDB
17 14 (12.96%) Windows Server
18 13 (12.04%) PowerShell
19 12 (11.11%) 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 9 (8.33%) IIS
2 6 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.85%) CMS
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) DNS
2 7 (6.48%) DHCP
3 4 (3.70%) SAN
3 4 (3.70%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.85%) Firewall
4 2 (1.85%) HTTP
4 2 (1.85%) Network Security
4 2 (1.85%) SSL
4 2 (1.85%) VPN
5 1 (0.93%) Internet
5 1 (0.93%) Intranet
5 1 (0.93%) LAN
5 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.59%) SQL Server 2012
1 19 (17.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (12.96%) MongoDB
3 12 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (10.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (9.26%) Relational Database
6 9 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database
7 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (5.56%) DTS
8 6 (5.56%) OLAP
8 6 (5.56%) OLTP
9 5 (4.63%) DB2
9 5 (4.63%) IBM PureData
9 5 (4.63%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (4.63%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.78%) Big Data
10 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) JUnit
2 8 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.48%) TeamCity
4 6 (5.56%) Fiddler
4 6 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.56%) Subversion
5 5 (4.63%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (3.70%) CruiseControl
6 4 (3.70%) JIRA
6 4 (3.70%) Maven
6 4 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.78%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.93%) Hudson
9 1 (0.93%) JBehave
9 1 (0.93%) Mockito
9 1 (0.93%) Selenium
9 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.93%) YouTrack
General
1 9 (8.33%) Finance
2 7 (6.48%) Banking
3 3 (2.78%) Front Office
3 3 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
4 1 (0.93%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (53.70%) Developer
2 22 (20.37%) .NET Developer
3 12 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 10 (9.26%) DBA
4 10 (9.26%) Java Developer
4 10 (9.26%) SQL Developer
5 9 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 8 (7.41%) Architect
7 6 (5.56%) Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) MongoDB Developer
8 5 (4.63%) T-SQL Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Data Modeller
9 4 (3.70%) Junior
9 4 (3.70%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Consultant
10 3 (2.78%) Data Architect
10 3 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (39.81%) .NET
2 26 (24.07%) ASP.NET
3 23 (21.30%) .NET Framework
4 21 (19.44%) HTML
5 18 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 17 (15.74%) Entity Framework
7 15 (13.89%) Web Services
8 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (12.96%) CSS
9 12 (11.11%) XML
10 11 (10.19%) HTML5
10 11 (10.19%) jQuery
11 10 (9.26%) JSON
11 10 (9.26%) Spring
12 9 (8.33%) SOAP
13 7 (6.48%) React
13 7 (6.48%) XSLT
14 6 (5.56%) DOM
15 5 (4.63%) Hibernate
15 5 (4.63%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Data Integration
2 6 (5.56%) Clustering
3 5 (4.63%) Replication
4 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.78%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.85%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.85%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) CESG
7 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.37%) Windows
2 14 (12.96%) Windows Server
3 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.78%) AIX
7 2 (1.85%) Android
7 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.85%) Linux
7 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.85%) Solaris
8 1 (0.93%) HPUX
8 1 (0.93%) Unix
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.00%) MVC
2 25 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (10.19%) ETL
4 11 (10.19%) Unit Testing
5 10 (9.26%) CRM
5 10 (9.26%) Data Modelling
5 10 (9.26%) Web Development
6 9 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (6.48%) ITIL
7 7 (6.48%) Scrum
8 6 (5.56%) Change Data Capture
8 6 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.56%) ERP
8 6 (5.56%) High Availability
8 6 (5.56%) Migration
8 6 (5.56%) OO
8 6 (5.56%) Workflow
9 5 (4.63%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (41.67%) SQL
2 41 (37.96%) C#
3 24 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 20 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 18 (16.67%) Java
6 13 (12.04%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.63%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.85%) PHP
8 2 (1.85%) VBA
8 2 (1.85%) VBScript
9 1 (0.93%) C++
9 1 (0.93%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.70%) BC Cleared
4 4 (3.70%) Degree
4 4 (3.70%) MCSE
5 3 (2.78%) MCSA
5 3 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.93%) MCITP
7 1 (0.93%) MCP
7 1 (0.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.78%) QA
3 2 (1.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.93%) Basel III
4 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (15.74%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.70%) vSphere
5 2 (1.85%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.93%) Docker
6 1 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.93%) KVM
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.93%) RHEV
6 1 (0.93%) XenApp
6 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (1.85%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.93%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.93%) Puppet
2 1 (0.93%) SCOM
2 1 (0.93%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 42 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.74%) Oracle
3 14 (12.96%) VMware
4 9 (8.33%) IBM
5 7 (6.48%) Citrix
5 7 (6.48%) HP
6 5 (4.63%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (4.63%) Netezza
6 5 (4.63%) Talend
7 3 (2.78%) Infor
7 3 (2.78%) Perforce
7 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.85%) Nintex
8 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.85%) Reuters
8 2 (1.85%) Sybase
8 2 (1.85%) Symantec
8 2 (1.85%) Telerik
9 1 (0.93%) AppSense
9 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
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