The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 15.66% 22.22% 5.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.00% 100.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
Median daily rate £316 £379 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.50% +17.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £318 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £25.97 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+45.36% +8.20%
SQL Server
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
20 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 24.10% 22.22% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 6
Median daily rate £325 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £315 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £420 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 15 (75.00%) C#
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) MVC
4 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (40.00%) WCF
6 7 (35.00%) jQuery
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) Scrum
7 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (30.00%) SOLID
8 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (25.00%) HTML5
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
9 4 (20.00%) XML
9 4 (20.00%) OO
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (15.00%) Web Development
10 3 (15.00%) WPF
10 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (15.00%) TeamCity

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.00%) Power BI
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Back Office
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (10.00%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (10.00%) DBA
7 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
7 2 (10.00%) WCF Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (10.00%) WPF Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) WCF
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) HTML5
6 4 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (15.00%) RESTful
7 3 (15.00%) SOAP
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) WPF
8 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.00%) Ajax
8 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) MVC
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) SOLID
5 4 (20.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Logistics
7 2 (10.00%) Microservices
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) SOA
8 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.00%) ETL
8 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (10.00%) XPath
7 1 (5.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
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