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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.48% 0.79% 13.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.95% 8.33% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
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£400 £213 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-5.50% -1.96%
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
42 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 33.87% 9.52% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 8
Average daily rate £288 £315 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% +26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £192 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £368 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
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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
Shrewsbury - 1 £250 - 1
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 17 (51.52%) Open Source
3 16 (48.48%) C#
3 16 (48.48%) .NET
4 12 (36.36%) VB
4 12 (36.36%) N-Tier
5 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 11 (33.33%) Windows
5 11 (33.33%) Java
6 10 (30.30%) MySQL
6 10 (30.30%) OOP
6 10 (30.30%) XML
6 10 (30.30%) Internet
6 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
6 10 (30.30%) Resource Management
7 9 (27.27%) Analytics
8 8 (24.24%) Ruby on Rails
8 8 (24.24%) Ruby
8 8 (24.24%) Firewall
8 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
8 8 (24.24%) CGI
8 8 (24.24%) Oracle
9 7 (21.21%) Linux
9 7 (21.21%) SQL
9 7 (21.21%) SSL
9 7 (21.21%) SUSE
9 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
9 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
9 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (21.21%) MongoDB

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Google Analytics
1 2 (6.06%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Internet
2 8 (24.24%) Firewall
2 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
3 7 (21.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) MySQL
2 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (12.12%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Team Leader
2 10 (30.30%) Development Team Leader
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Team Leader
2 10 (30.30%) Software Development Team Leader
2 10 (30.30%) Software Team Leader
3 7 (21.21%) DBA
4 5 (15.15%) Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) .NET
2 10 (30.30%) XML
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
3 8 (24.24%) CGI
3 8 (24.24%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (15.15%) CSS
4 5 (15.15%) HTML
5 4 (12.12%) Ajax
6 3 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (6.06%) HTML5
7 2 (6.06%) REST
7 2 (6.06%) CSS3
7 2 (6.06%) JSON
7 2 (6.06%) SOAP
7 2 (6.06%) Web Services
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.06%) WinForms
7 2 (6.06%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) SUSE
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Open Source
2 10 (30.30%) Resource Management
2 10 (30.30%) OOP
3 9 (27.27%) Analytics
4 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.09%) Security Patching
7 2 (6.06%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Content Management
7 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.03%) B2B
8 1 (3.03%) B2C
8 1 (3.03%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C#
2 12 (36.36%) VB
3 11 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) Ruby
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) XenApp
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
4 5 (15.15%) Adobe
5 3 (9.09%) Sitecore
6 2 (6.06%) Omniture
6 2 (6.06%) Google
7 1 (3.03%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix
7 1 (3.03%) VMware
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