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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 4.88% - 11.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £320 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
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
5 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 12.20% 6.45% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 10
Average daily rate £350 £485 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.83% +49.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £485 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £813 £485 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
4 2 (33.33%) DevExpress
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Telerik
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) W3C
5 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (16.67%) XHTML
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) DevExpress
1 2 (33.33%) Telerik