The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 43 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 2.51% 2.02% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.30% 6.67% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £456 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -1.09%
SQL Server
Shropshire

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 Telford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
86 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 26.96% 30.30% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 9 4
Median daily rate £488 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £442 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Telford 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 Telford

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Telford

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Telford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) IIS
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) Apache
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
5 5 (33.33%) JIRA
5 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 5 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (33.33%) Confluence
5 5 (33.33%) FishEye
5 5 (33.33%) Bitbucket
5 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (33.33%) GoCD
6 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
1 5 (33.33%) Confluence
1 5 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Captiva
2 1 (6.67%) Documentum
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 5 (33.33%) FishEye
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) GoCD
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
1 5 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Java Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Platform Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) PhoneGap
2 3 (20.00%) WinForms
2 3 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Robotics
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Release Management
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Robotic Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) Pega
4 1 (6.67%) VMware