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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 12.50% 4.55% 10.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.86% 28.57% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £350 £288 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +8.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.57% +6.00%
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
7 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 29.17% 15.91% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 6
Median daily rate £450 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 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 8 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) WPF
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (14.29%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) RSpec
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) PLM
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle