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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 85 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 18.97% 13.64% 11.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 79.44% 83.33% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 8 16
Median daily rate £320 £346 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% +26.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £318 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £433 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
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 £32.66 £23.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.45% -7.00%
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
107 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 23.88% 16.36% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 10 23
Median daily rate £315 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +45.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £342 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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 £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 June 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 June 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 -2 85 £320 -7.58% 1
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 71 (66.98%) Active Directory
2 68 (64.15%) Security Cleared
3 67 (63.21%) Windows
4 66 (62.26%) SQL
5 61 (57.55%) PowerShell
5 61 (57.55%) SC Cleared
6 59 (55.66%) ITIL
7 58 (54.72%) Windows Server
8 56 (52.83%) Microsoft
9 50 (47.17%) HP
10 45 (42.45%) DNS
11 44 (41.51%) SAN
12 40 (37.74%) Citrix
12 40 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 40 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (36.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 39 (36.79%) DHCP
13 39 (36.79%) VMware
14 36 (33.96%) MS Excel
15 33 (31.13%) JavaScript
15 33 (31.13%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (23.58%) OpenStack
16 25 (23.58%) VBScript
17 22 (20.75%) C#
18 20 (18.87%) jQuery
19 19 (17.92%) Hyper-V
19 19 (17.92%) Java
20 18 (16.98%) Firewall
20 18 (16.98%) Degree
21 17 (16.04%) Virtual Environments

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 (23.58%) OpenStack
2 10 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.66%) IIS
4 5 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (4.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (4.72%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (3.77%) Apache
5 4 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.83%) lighttpd
6 3 (2.83%) nginx
7 1 (0.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 36 (33.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.38%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 45 (42.45%) DNS
2 44 (41.51%) SAN
3 39 (36.79%) DHCP
4 18 (16.98%) Firewall
5 11 (10.38%) HTTP
6 8 (7.55%) HTTPS
6 8 (7.55%) iSCSI
6 8 (7.55%) NAS
7 7 (6.60%) SMTP
8 4 (3.77%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.83%) FTP
9 3 (2.83%) IPv4
9 3 (2.83%) IPv6
9 3 (2.83%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.83%) LDAP
9 3 (2.83%) Network Security
9 3 (2.83%) SNMP
9 3 (2.83%) SSH
9 3 (2.83%) SSL
10 2 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (8.49%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.72%) MySQL
5 5 (4.72%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.94%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.60%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.83%) MSI
4 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 16 (15.09%) Developer
2 14 (13.21%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 10 (9.43%) Wintel Engineer
4 8 (7.55%) Applications Developer
5 7 (6.60%) Wintel Specialist
6 6 (5.66%) Administrator
6 6 (5.66%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.77%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) DBA
8 4 (3.77%) Graduate
8 4 (3.77%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 4 (3.77%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) SQL Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.83%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (2.83%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.87%) jQuery
2 14 (13.21%) XML
3 13 (12.26%) Middleware
4 11 (10.38%) .NET
5 8 (7.55%) CSS
6 5 (4.72%) Regular Expression
6 5 (4.72%) XSLT
7 3 (2.83%) Django
7 3 (2.83%) HTML
7 3 (2.83%) LAMP
7 3 (2.83%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (2.83%) Laravel
7 3 (2.83%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (1.89%) WinForms
8 2 (1.89%) WPF
8 2 (1.89%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Clustering
2 12 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.43%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (7.55%) Public Cloud
5 7 (6.60%) PKI
6 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.77%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.77%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.89%) CESG
7 2 (1.89%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.89%) Replication
7 2 (1.89%) User Experience
8 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 67 (63.21%) Windows
2 58 (54.72%) Windows Server
3 40 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (12.26%) Linux
5 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.72%) Solaris
6 5 (4.72%) Unix
7 3 (2.83%) Debian
7 3 (2.83%) SUSE
8 2 (1.89%) AIX
8 2 (1.89%) Android
8 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.89%) HPUX
8 2 (1.89%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (55.66%) ITIL
2 17 (16.04%) Virtual Environments
3 14 (13.21%) High Availability
4 10 (9.43%) Application Packaging
4 10 (9.43%) Conflict Management
4 10 (9.43%) ITSM
4 10 (9.43%) Release Management
4 10 (9.43%) Risk Management
5 8 (7.55%) Load Balancing
5 8 (7.55%) Software Distribution
6 7 (6.60%) Mentoring
6 7 (6.60%) Unit Testing
7 6 (5.66%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.66%) Content Management
7 6 (5.66%) Database Mirroring
7 6 (5.66%) ITIL V3
7 6 (5.66%) OO
7 6 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (5.66%) Test Scripting
8 5 (4.72%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 66 (62.26%) SQL
2 61 (57.55%) PowerShell
3 33 (31.13%) JavaScript
4 25 (23.58%) VBScript
5 22 (20.75%) C#
6 19 (17.92%) Java
7 11 (10.38%) Python
8 8 (7.55%) C++
8 8 (7.55%) Jython
9 6 (5.66%) T-SQL
9 6 (5.66%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.72%) Perl
10 5 (4.72%) PHP
11 4 (3.77%) C
11 4 (3.77%) VB
11 4 (3.77%) VB6
11 4 (3.77%) VBA
12 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.89%) COBOL
13 2 (1.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 68 (64.15%) Security Cleared
2 61 (57.55%) SC Cleared
3 39 (36.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (16.98%) Degree
5 15 (14.15%) MCSA
5 15 (14.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (10.38%) MCSE
7 9 (8.49%) DV Cleared
8 8 (7.55%) MCTS
9 6 (5.66%) MCITP
9 6 (5.66%) MCP
10 4 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (2.83%) OCP
12 2 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.94%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (66.98%) Active Directory
2 33 (31.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (17.92%) Hyper-V
4 17 (16.04%) Terminal Services
5 16 (15.09%) XenApp
6 13 (12.26%) vSphere
7 10 (9.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (8.49%) SCCM
3 8 (7.55%) BladeLogic
3 8 (7.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 8 (7.55%) Puppet
3 8 (7.55%) SCOrch
3 8 (7.55%) WSUS
4 5 (4.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (3.77%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (3.77%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (3.77%) SCOM
5 4 (3.77%) SCVMM
5 4 (3.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (2.83%) Cacti
6 3 (2.83%) Munin
6 3 (2.83%) Nagios
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.89%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.89%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (1.89%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 56 (52.83%) Microsoft
2 50 (47.17%) HP
3 40 (37.74%) Citrix
4 39 (36.79%) VMware
5 14 (13.21%) CA
6 13 (12.26%) AppSense
7 10 (9.43%) Oracle
8 8 (7.55%) BMC
8 8 (7.55%) Dell
8 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
8 8 (7.55%) Symantec
9 4 (3.77%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.77%) arcserve
9 4 (3.77%) Brocade
9 4 (3.77%) ILOG
9 4 (3.77%) Lumension
9 4 (3.77%) Nintex
10 2 (1.89%) Apple
10 2 (1.89%) Compuware
10 2 (1.89%) SAP
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago