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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.00% 5.17% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 42.86% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £29.25 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +9.34%
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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
6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.00% 12.07% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate £273 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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
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 30 January 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) SCOM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SAN

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Software Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Dell
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Sybase
1 1 (10.00%) VMware