The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.90% 2.78% 3.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 28.57% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £463 £249 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.92% -37.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.72% -1.66%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 Wolverhampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 23.81% 9.72% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate £550 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) EPoS
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Local Government
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Datazen
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft