The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 72 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 16.36% 14.29% 15.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 73.47% 100.00% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 9 13
Median daily rate £321 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £333 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -27.58%
SQL Server
Scotland

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 Renfrewshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
98 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 22.27% 14.29% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 9 16
Median daily rate £320 £350 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +32.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £342 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Erskine -3 72 £321 -8.42% 1
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 73 (77.66%) Windows
2 69 (73.40%) Active Directory
3 65 (69.15%) Windows Server
4 64 (68.09%) PowerShell
5 62 (65.96%) Security Cleared
6 61 (64.89%) Microsoft
7 57 (60.64%) SQL
8 56 (59.57%) SC Cleared
9 47 (50.00%) HP
10 45 (47.87%) ITIL
11 43 (45.74%) DNS
12 42 (44.68%) Microsoft Certification
12 42 (44.68%) VMware
13 40 (42.55%) SAN
14 38 (40.43%) Citrix
14 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 37 (39.36%) DHCP
16 36 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (36.17%) MS Excel
18 26 (27.66%) VBScript
19 25 (26.60%) Degree
19 25 (26.60%) OpenStack
20 20 (21.28%) JavaScript
21 19 (20.21%) Hyper-V
22 18 (19.15%) Firewall
23 16 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
23 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
24 15 (15.96%) Terminal Services
24 15 (15.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 25 (26.60%) OpenStack
2 15 (15.96%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (10.64%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.38%) IIS
4 6 (6.38%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (4.26%) Apache
6 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.19%) lighttpd
7 3 (3.19%) nginx
8 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 34 (36.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 43 (45.74%) DNS
2 40 (42.55%) SAN
3 37 (39.36%) DHCP
4 18 (19.15%) Firewall
5 11 (11.70%) HTTP
6 8 (8.51%) HTTPS
6 8 (8.51%) iSCSI
6 8 (8.51%) NAS
7 7 (7.45%) SMTP
8 4 (4.26%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.19%) FTP
9 3 (3.19%) IPv4
9 3 (3.19%) IPv6
9 3 (3.19%) Kerberos
9 3 (3.19%) LDAP
9 3 (3.19%) Network Security
9 3 (3.19%) SNMP
9 3 (3.19%) SSH
9 3 (3.19%) SSL
10 2 (2.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (9.57%) RDBMS
3 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.32%) MySQL
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.06%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.38%) MSI
2 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 14 (14.89%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 9 (9.57%) Developer
2 9 (9.57%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (6.38%) Administrator
3 6 (6.38%) Software Engineer
3 6 (6.38%) Wintel Specialist
4 5 (5.32%) SharePoint Engineer
5 4 (4.26%) DBA
5 4 (4.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 4 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.19%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) Applications Developer
6 3 (3.19%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) Engineering Specialist
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (3.19%) SharePoint Specialist
6 3 (3.19%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (2.13%) Development Engineer
7 2 (2.13%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) .NET
2 13 (13.83%) XML
3 12 (12.77%) Middleware
4 8 (8.51%) CSS
4 8 (8.51%) jQuery
5 6 (6.38%) WinForms
5 6 (6.38%) WPF
6 5 (5.32%) .NET Framework
6 5 (5.32%) XSD
6 5 (5.32%) XSLT
7 4 (4.26%) Regular Expression
8 3 (3.19%) Django
8 3 (3.19%) HTML
8 3 (3.19%) LAMP
8 3 (3.19%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (3.19%) Laravel
8 3 (3.19%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.70%) Clustering
3 10 (10.64%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.51%) Public Cloud
5 7 (7.45%) PKI
6 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.13%) CESG
8 2 (2.13%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.13%) Replication
9 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.06%) User Experience
9 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (77.66%) Windows
2 65 (69.15%) Windows Server
3 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (12.77%) Linux
4 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.26%) Solaris
5 4 (4.26%) Unix
6 3 (3.19%) Debian
6 3 (3.19%) SUSE
7 2 (2.13%) Android
7 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.13%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.06%) AIX
8 1 (1.06%) HPUX
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (47.87%) ITIL
2 12 (12.77%) High Availability
3 11 (11.70%) Content Management
4 10 (10.64%) Application Packaging
4 10 (10.64%) Conflict Management
4 10 (10.64%) Risk Management
5 9 (9.57%) ITSM
5 9 (9.57%) OO
6 8 (8.51%) Software Distribution
6 8 (8.51%) Unit Testing
6 8 (8.51%) Web Development
7 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.38%) Database Mirroring
8 6 (6.38%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.38%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.32%) Change Management
9 5 (5.32%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.32%) Performance Testing
9 5 (5.32%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 64 (68.09%) PowerShell
2 57 (60.64%) SQL
3 26 (27.66%) VBScript
4 20 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.89%) C#
6 11 (11.70%) Python
7 9 (9.57%) Java
8 8 (8.51%) Jython
9 6 (6.38%) C
9 6 (6.38%) C++
9 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
10 5 (5.32%) COBOL
10 5 (5.32%) PL/1
10 5 (5.32%) VB.NET
11 4 (4.26%) Perl
11 4 (4.26%) PHP
12 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.06%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 62 (65.96%) Security Cleared
2 56 (59.57%) SC Cleared
3 42 (44.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (26.60%) Degree
5 15 (15.96%) MCSA
5 15 (15.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (11.70%) MCP
6 11 (11.70%) MCSE
6 11 (11.70%) MCTS
7 7 (7.45%) DV Cleared
8 6 (6.38%) MCITP
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (3.19%) OCP
11 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.06%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (73.40%) Active Directory
2 36 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (20.21%) Hyper-V
4 15 (15.96%) Terminal Services
5 14 (14.89%) XenApp
6 13 (13.83%) vSphere
7 10 (10.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) SCCM
2 8 (8.51%) BladeLogic
2 8 (8.51%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 8 (8.51%) Puppet
2 8 (8.51%) SCOrch
2 8 (8.51%) WSUS
3 5 (5.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (4.26%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (4.26%) SCOM
4 4 (4.26%) SCVMM
4 4 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.19%) Cacti
5 3 (3.19%) Munin
5 3 (3.19%) Nagios
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.13%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.06%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.06%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.06%) Perfmon
7 1 (1.06%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 61 (64.89%) Microsoft
2 47 (50.00%) HP
3 42 (44.68%) VMware
4 38 (40.43%) Citrix
5 13 (13.83%) AppSense
5 13 (13.83%) CA
5 13 (13.83%) Oracle
6 8 (8.51%) BMC
6 8 (8.51%) Dell
6 8 (8.51%) Red Hat
6 8 (8.51%) Symantec
7 4 (4.26%) 3PAR
7 4 (4.26%) arcserve
7 4 (4.26%) Brocade
7 4 (4.26%) Lumension
7 4 (4.26%) Nintex
8 2 (2.13%) Apple
9 1 (1.06%) Compuware
9 1 (1.06%) Lotus
9 1 (1.06%) SAP
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £416.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago