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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank - 18 11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 16.44% 14.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 70.59% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 21 8
Median daily rate - £380 £312
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -22.41%

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
6 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.32% 23.29% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 29 12
Median daily rate £368 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.16% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £437 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 34 (79.07%) Security Cleared
2 31 (72.09%) Active Directory
3 30 (69.77%) SC Cleared
4 24 (55.81%) ITIL
4 24 (55.81%) SQL
5 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
6 21 (48.84%) Windows
7 20 (46.51%) SAN
7 20 (46.51%) PowerShell
8 17 (39.53%) Windows Server
8 17 (39.53%) VMware
9 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
11 13 (30.23%) Citrix
12 12 (27.91%) C#
12 12 (27.91%) Linux
12 12 (27.91%) Configuration Management
12 12 (27.91%) Software Distribution
12 12 (27.91%) NAS
13 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (25.58%) Virtual Environments
14 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
14 10 (23.26%) vSphere
15 9 (20.93%) Release Management
15 9 (20.93%) jQuery
15 9 (20.93%) Java
16 8 (18.60%) .NET
16 8 (18.60%) DNS
16 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
16 8 (18.60%) 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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) SAN
2 12 (27.91%) NAS
3 8 (18.60%) DNS
3 8 (18.60%) VSAN
4 7 (16.28%) DHCP
5 6 (13.95%) Firewall
5 6 (13.95%) HTTP
5 6 (13.95%) HTTPS
5 6 (13.95%) IPsec
5 6 (13.95%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) MSI
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 6 (13.95%) Applications Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (6.98%) Applications Support
3 3 (6.98%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Development Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (2.33%) Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) jQuery
2 8 (18.60%) .NET
3 6 (13.95%) Middleware
4 2 (4.65%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
1 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.95%) Clustering
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Windows Server
3 12 (27.91%) Linux
4 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.95%) Solaris
7 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) ITIL
2 12 (27.91%) Configuration Management
2 12 (27.91%) Software Distribution
3 11 (25.58%) Virtual Environments
4 9 (20.93%) Release Management
5 6 (13.95%) ITSM
5 6 (13.95%) OO
5 6 (13.95%) Server Building
5 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
6 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.30%) Application Packaging
8 2 (4.65%) Change Management
8 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.65%) Prototyping
8 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) SQL
2 20 (46.51%) PowerShell
3 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.91%) C#
5 9 (20.93%) Java
6 6 (13.95%) Jython
6 6 (13.95%) Python
7 5 (11.63%) C++
7 5 (11.63%) VB
7 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 5 (11.63%) VB6
7 5 (11.63%) VBA
8 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (79.07%) Security Cleared
2 30 (69.77%) SC Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (16.28%) Degree
4 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.30%) MCSA
5 4 (9.30%) MCSE
6 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 31 (72.09%) Active Directory
2 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (23.26%) vSphere
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) XenApp
5 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) PowerCLI
1 8 (18.60%) vRealize
2 6 (13.95%) BladeLogic
2 6 (13.95%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 6 (13.95%) Netcool
2 6 (13.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (13.95%) Puppet
2 6 (13.95%) SCOrch
2 6 (13.95%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 17 (39.53%) VMware
3 13 (30.23%) Citrix
4 7 (16.28%) HP
5 6 (13.95%) AppSense
5 6 (13.95%) BMC
5 6 (13.95%) CA
5 6 (13.95%) Dell
5 6 (13.95%) Veritas
6 5 (11.63%) ILOG
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
Renfrewshire
Contingency Team
Posted: 27 days ago