The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 6 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 9.09% 7.69% 10.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.57% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £295 £363 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.62% +17.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £353 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £373 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -10.89%

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 Stockport region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 31.82% 7.69% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £275 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £353 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £373 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stockport 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 Stockport

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) SEO
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) XSL
6 2 (25.00%) WCF
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (12.50%) Marketing
7 1 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Advertising
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) XSL
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) SEO
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft