The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.17% 2.94% 41.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% 13.33% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 13
Median daily rate - - £375
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 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+38.95% -1.05%
SQL Server
Cheshire

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 Macclesfield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
8 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 17.39% 22.06% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 13
Median daily rate £525 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.07% +0.66%
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 £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 1 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) AIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) vRealize
3 3 (50.00%) Build Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Test Management
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
1 4 (66.67%) PaaS
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) AIX
1 5 (83.33%) CentOS
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Server Building
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) vRealize
2 2 (33.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) BMC