The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham 21.43% 25.00% 25.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.00% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
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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 Oldham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oldham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham 28.57% 25.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £250 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Oldham

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Oldham

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Oldham

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Oldham

SQL Server
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oldham 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
2 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Northgate
3 1 (33.33%) Informatics
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) NHS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oldham 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) NHS Performance Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Informatics
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Northgate
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