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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 23 48 19
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 2.16% 1.57% 7.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.57% 4.39% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £600 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £22.77 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+37.24% -24.10%

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
35 114 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 25.18% 35.85% 34.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 40 18
Median daily rate £488 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.72% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £415 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 22 February 2017, 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 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) MS Access
3 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (22.22%) Xamarin
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) WinForms
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) MVC

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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
1 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MS Access
1 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Database Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
1 2 (22.22%) WinForms
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) HPUX
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Kanban
2 3 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Jython
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
1 1 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (11.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (11.11%) OpenView
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Xamarin
3 1 (11.11%) BMC
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase