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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 9.72% 21.21% 55.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.67% 100.00% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 13
Median daily rate £413 £420 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £417 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £420 £375
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 £32.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -2.17%
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
15 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 20.83% 21.21% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 14
Median daily rate £350 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £419 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%

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 28 July 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 28 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) VB
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Replication
6 2 (16.67%) Back Office
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (16.67%) WinForms
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning

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 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (8.33%) Power BI
6 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
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