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 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 8.54% 10.81% 8.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.82% 36.36% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £338 £338 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
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 £32.58 £23.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.11% -7.00%
SQL Server
Manchester

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
22 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 26.83% 29.73% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 5
Median daily rate £375 £325 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +51.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £360 £286
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
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 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 29 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 7 (53.85%) C#
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Data Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
2 6 (46.15%) DataStage
2 6 (46.15%) ETL
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (15.38%) iPad
6 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
6 2 (15.38%) Conflict Management
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) VB.NET

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) DataStage Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) ETL Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) DataStage Developer
3 3 (23.08%) DataStage ETL Developer
3 3 (23.08%) ETL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Data Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) MIS Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Data Migration
2 6 (46.15%) ETL
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Conflict Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.69%) Process Management
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) IBM
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) EPiServer