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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 11 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 10.58% 16.84% 14.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 91.67% 69.57% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 8
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£398 £364 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.38% -12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £260 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £417 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
12 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.54% 24.21% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 9
Average daily rate £360 £405 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £232 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £424 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 April 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Paisley - - - - 2
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
6 7 (38.89%) .NET
7 6 (33.33%) VB
7 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (33.33%) SAN
7 6 (33.33%) HP
7 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 5 (27.78%) VMware
8 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (22.22%) CA
9 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 4 (22.22%) Change Management
9 4 (22.22%) MS Project
9 4 (22.22%) VBA
9 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 4 (22.22%) CSS
9 4 (22.22%) HTML
9 4 (22.22%) OOP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) MS Project Server
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Project
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (22.22%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (11.11%) EDRMS
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) MSI
2 2 (11.11%) InstallShield
2 2 (11.11%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) HPUX
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) OOP
1 4 (22.22%) OO
1 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 4 (22.22%) Change Management
1 4 (22.22%) Content Management
2 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
3 2 (11.11%) Software Distribution
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) VB
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) VBA
5 2 (11.11%) REXX
5 2 (11.11%) Tcl
5 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (22.22%) MCTS
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) MCSD
4 2 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (5.56%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) WSUS
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) CA
5 2 (11.11%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) InterSystems
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix