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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 20 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 20 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 12.27% 18.84% 25.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 86.67% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 9
Average daily rate £340 £331 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.64% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £269 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £368 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
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
40 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 24.54% 21.74% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 16 13
Average daily rate £400 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £267 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Erskine -10 18 £340 +1.11% 2
Renfrew - 1 £500 - 1
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 33 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 23 (54.76%) SQL
4 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
5 22 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
6 20 (47.62%) PowerShell
7 18 (42.86%) .NET
8 17 (40.48%) ITIL
9 16 (38.10%) SAN
10 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
10 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (35.71%) Degree
10 15 (35.71%) VMware
11 12 (28.57%) HP
11 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
12 11 (26.19%) OO
12 11 (26.19%) C#
13 9 (21.43%) MCSA
13 9 (21.43%) DHCP
13 9 (21.43%) DNS
13 9 (21.43%) Project Management
13 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
13 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
14 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
14 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.38%) OpenEdge
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) SAN
2 9 (21.43%) DHCP
2 9 (21.43%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) Firewall
3 5 (11.90%) HTTP
3 5 (11.90%) HTTPS
3 5 (11.90%) iSCSI
3 5 (11.90%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) RDBMS
1 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 7 (16.67%) MSI
1 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) SharePoint Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) DBA
5 3 (7.14%) Development Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) SAP HR Developer
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 8 (19.05%) WinForms
3 8 (19.05%) WPF
4 7 (16.67%) XML
4 7 (16.67%) XSD
5 4 (9.52%) Middleware
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.76%) CSS
6 2 (4.76%) HTML
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (11.90%) Public Cloud
4 3 (7.14%) Replication
5 2 (4.76%) Clustering
5 2 (4.76%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 33 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) OO
3 9 (21.43%) Project Management
4 8 (19.05%) Content Management
4 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Web Development
5 7 (16.67%) Change Management
5 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 7 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 7 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 6 (14.29%) ITSM
6 6 (14.29%) Validation
7 5 (11.90%) Software Distribution
8 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.14%) Service Management
10 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
10 2 (4.76%) UX Design
10 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) SQL
2 20 (47.62%) PowerShell
3 11 (26.19%) C#
4 8 (19.05%) VBScript
5 7 (16.67%) C
5 7 (16.67%) C++
5 7 (16.67%) COBOL
5 7 (16.67%) Java
5 7 (16.67%) PL/1
5 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.76%) Jython
7 2 (4.76%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) OpenEdge ABL
8 1 (2.38%) Progress 4GL
8 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
2 22 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
4 15 (35.71%) Degree
5 9 (21.43%) MCSA
6 8 (19.05%) MCP
6 8 (19.05%) MCTS
6 8 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
8 3 (7.14%) MCSE
9 2 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (4.76%) MCITP
10 1 (2.38%) MCSD
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) SCCM
2 5 (11.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (11.90%) WSUS
3 2 (4.76%) BladeLogic
3 2 (4.76%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (4.76%) Puppet
3 2 (4.76%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (35.71%) VMware
3 12 (28.57%) HP
4 8 (19.05%) Oracle
5 5 (11.90%) CA
5 5 (11.90%) Symantec
6 2 (4.76%) BMC
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) SAP
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Synergize Consulting
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Experis Ltd
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