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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 25 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 10.73% 2.29% 4.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.14% 18.75% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 9
Median daily rate £500 £326 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.25% -18.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £283 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £403 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+47.40% +6.00%
SQL Server
Cheshire

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
43 32 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 18.45% 12.21% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 25
Median daily rate £575 £363 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.62% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £736 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 37 (84.09%) SQL
2 22 (50.00%) ETL
3 21 (47.73%) T-SQL
4 19 (43.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (38.64%) Windows
6 16 (36.36%) High Availability
7 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
8 14 (31.82%) Web Services
8 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (29.55%) Finance
10 12 (27.27%) .NET
10 12 (27.27%) Replication
10 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
11 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (25.00%) C#
11 11 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
12 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
13 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
13 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 8 (18.18%) Oracle
13 8 (18.18%) Unix
13 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
13 8 (18.18%) Linux

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 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) IIS
3 2 (4.55%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.55%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.27%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.27%) GeoServer
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.27%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon S3
1 2 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (38.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (18.18%) Big Data
6 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
6 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
7 6 (13.64%) DB2
8 4 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (4.55%) Apache Hive
9 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (4.55%) DataStage
9 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
9 2 (4.55%) HBase
9 2 (4.55%) OLAP
9 2 (4.55%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) DBA
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Developer
3 9 (20.45%) SQL DBA
4 8 (18.18%) Architect
5 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.64%) SSIS Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Data Modeller
6 4 (9.09%) Principal Architect
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Applications Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 2 (4.55%) ETL Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) Web Services
2 12 (27.27%) .NET
3 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.64%) J2EE
4 6 (13.64%) JSON
4 6 (13.64%) Middleware
4 6 (13.64%) XML
5 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (6.82%) SOAP
6 3 (6.82%) WinForms
6 3 (6.82%) WPF
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.27%) CSS
7 1 (2.27%) HTML
7 1 (2.27%) MDX
7 1 (2.27%) PostGIS
7 1 (2.27%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Replication
2 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.82%) iPad
5 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Unix
3 6 (13.64%) AIX
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) ETL
2 16 (36.36%) High Availability
3 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
5 11 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (13.64%) Microservices
8 6 (13.64%) SOA
8 6 (13.64%) TDD
9 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
9 5 (11.36%) Database Tuning
10 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 4 (9.09%) MVC
10 4 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (9.09%) TOGAF
11 3 (6.82%) Business Transformation
11 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
12 2 (4.55%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) T-SQL
3 11 (25.00%) C#
4 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
5 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.82%) C
6 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.55%) Perl
7 2 (4.55%) Python
7 2 (4.55%) X++
8 1 (2.27%) Java
8 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Cognos
3 4 (9.09%) Hyperion
4 2 (4.55%) Ab Initio
4 2 (4.55%) Actian
4 2 (4.55%) Informatica
4 2 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.55%) ParAccel
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Sybase
4 2 (4.55%) Teradata
5 1 (2.27%) ESRI
5 1 (2.27%) Orchard