The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 20 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 3.08% 1.27% 15.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.38% 7.14% 38.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Median daily rate £438 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £327
% change year-on-year
- +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.60 £31.51 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+25.67% +32.67%
SQL Server
Wales

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 West Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13 14 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 20.00% 17.72% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 25
Median daily rate £475 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Wales 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 West Wales

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -6 2 £438 +25.00% 7
SQL Server
Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 West Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
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