The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 5.88% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Scottish Borders region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scottish Borders
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 11.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the Scottish Borders

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scottish Borders 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 the Scottish Borders

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in the Scottish Borders

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 Scottish Borders region over the 3 months to 28 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
Galashiels - 1 £450 -
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scottish Borders region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL