The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 8 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 9.09% 3.90% 8.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 46.15% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 18
Median daily rate £400 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -11.76%

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 Warrington region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 26 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 13.64% 8.44% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 34
Median daily rate £350 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £429 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 Warrington

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 30 (78.95%) SQL
2 22 (57.89%) ETL
3 19 (50.00%) Windows
4 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
6 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (42.11%) High Availability
7 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 13 (34.21%) Finance
9 12 (31.58%) Replication
9 12 (31.58%) Database Mirroring
10 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (28.95%) Web Services
11 10 (26.32%) .NET
11 10 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
11 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (23.68%) Oracle
12 9 (23.68%) C#
12 9 (23.68%) Unix
12 9 (23.68%) Linux
13 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
13 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
13 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
13 8 (21.05%) NoSQL
13 8 (21.05%) Big Data

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 6 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.63%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.63%) GeoServer
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.63%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (21.05%) Big Data
5 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
5 8 (21.05%) NoSQL
6 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
7 6 (15.79%) DB2
8 4 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
10 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (5.26%) DataStage
10 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
10 2 (5.26%) HBase
10 2 (5.26%) OLAP
10 2 (5.26%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) DBA
3 9 (23.68%) SQL DBA
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.16%) SSIS Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Principal Architect
6 4 (10.53%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) Applications Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.89%) T-SQL Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Domain Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 2 (5.26%) ETL Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) ETL Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Web Services
2 10 (26.32%) .NET
3 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 6 (15.79%) J2EE
3 6 (15.79%) JSON
3 6 (15.79%) Middleware
3 6 (15.79%) XML
4 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.53%) WinForms
5 4 (10.53%) WPF
6 2 (5.26%) CSS
6 2 (5.26%) HTML
7 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.63%) jQuery
7 1 (2.63%) MDX
7 1 (2.63%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Replication
2 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) Unix
3 6 (15.79%) AIX
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) ETL
2 16 (42.11%) High Availability
3 12 (31.58%) Database Mirroring
4 10 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (15.79%) Microservices
7 6 (15.79%) SOA
8 5 (13.16%) Database Tuning
9 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.53%) TDD
10 3 (7.89%) Business Transformation
10 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
11 2 (5.26%) Analytics
11 2 (5.26%) Business Analytics
11 2 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
11 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (5.26%) MapReduce
11 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
3 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 9 (23.68%) C#
5 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.89%) C
8 2 (5.26%) Perl
8 2 (5.26%) Python
8 2 (5.26%) X++
9 1 (2.63%) Java
9 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Cognos
3 4 (10.53%) Hyperion
4 2 (5.26%) Ab Initio
4 2 (5.26%) Actian
4 2 (5.26%) Informatica
4 2 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (5.26%) ParAccel
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) Sybase
4 2 (5.26%) Teradata
5 1 (2.63%) ESRI
5 1 (2.63%) Orchard
5 1 (2.63%) Remedy