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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 9.86% 30.56% 44.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 100.00% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 11
Median daily rate £413 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £420 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
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
14 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 19.72% 30.56% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 12
Median daily rate £413 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £420 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +32.00%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) Back Office
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Replication
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (9.09%) Power BI
7 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) Data Migration

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 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (9.09%) Power BI
6 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
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