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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 6.25% 6.25% 8.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £320 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.20 £31.76 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+23.42% +33.72%
SQL Server
Wales

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
5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 31.25% 6.25% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £376 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.98% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in North Wales

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

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Welsh Language
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft