The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 42 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.51% 9.68% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.04% 26.67% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Median daily rate £443 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+38.95% +2.17%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
108 45 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 29.19% 36.29% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 20 5
Median daily rate £475 £288 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -10.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £240 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +14.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Shropshire region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Telford -22 10 £456 - 2
Shrewsbury +1 1 £188 +25.41% 4
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle
4 7 (36.84%) Unix
4 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 6 (31.58%) Apache
5 6 (31.58%) SSL
5 6 (31.58%) IIS
5 6 (31.58%) MySQL
5 6 (31.58%) JIRA
5 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
5 6 (31.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
5 6 (31.58%) Confluence
5 6 (31.58%) FishEye
5 6 (31.58%) Bitbucket
5 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
5 6 (31.58%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (31.58%) GoCD
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) C#
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) Confluence
1 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Captiva
2 1 (5.26%) Documentum
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (31.58%) Bitbucket
1 6 (31.58%) FishEye
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
1 6 (31.58%) GoCD
1 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
1 6 (31.58%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) DBA
4 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Java Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Platform Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (15.79%) PhoneGap
3 3 (15.79%) WinForms
3 3 (15.79%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.79%) Robotics
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Robotic Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Xamarin
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Pega