The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.64% 1.06% 6.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.84% 8.33% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 - £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.89 £32.10 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +1.90%
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 Worcestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 23.46% 12.77% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 6
Median daily rate £400 £650 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £650 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Worcester +1 2 £438 - 9
Malvern - 2 £400 -
Redditch - 1 - - 4
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) CentOS
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (27.27%) vSphere
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (9.09%) OLAP
6 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Database Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Environment Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (9.09%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
4 1 (9.09%) arcserve
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Tableau