The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wales / North Wales
Rank 5 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 10.00% - 5.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £175 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%

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 North Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 10.00% - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £175 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Wales 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 North Wales

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Denbighshire - 1 £175 -
SQL Server
Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 North Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) MvvmCross
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) MvvmCross
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin