The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Telford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 22 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 0.94% 3.00% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 30.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £263 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £25.88
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.19%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 9.43% 10.00% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Average daily rate £490 £330 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.48% +9.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £462 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server
Shropshire

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Telford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) WinDbg
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) X.500

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) WinDbg
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Software Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB6
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) MIIS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft