Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Azure SQL Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 95 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.59% 0.15% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.19% 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £365 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% - -
Scotland median daily rate £370 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -7.50% -11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Azure SQL Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 456 350 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.89% 26.50% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 182 157
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.11% +7.35%
10th Percentile £313 £287 £262
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £107.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.46% +140.45% +14.84%
10th Percentile £31.63 £12.77 £43.25
90th Percentile £34.88 £195.00 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £43.39 £42.00
% change year-on-year -25.10% +3.31% +46.28%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Azure SQL Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Glasgow

Azure SQL Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure SQL Database in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (90.00%) PaaS
2 9 (90.00%) Tableau
2 9 (90.00%) Machine Learning
2 9 (90.00%) Big Data
2 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 9 (90.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (90.00%) Visualisation
2 9 (90.00%) HDInsight
2 9 (90.00%) Power BI
2 9 (90.00%) Data Lake
2 9 (90.00%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (90.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (90.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (90.00%) ETL
2 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (70.00%) Data Strategy
3 7 (70.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 7 (70.00%) Service Design
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (90.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 9 (90.00%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (90.00%) PaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Big Data
2 9 (90.00%) Data Lake
2 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (90.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (90.00%) HDInsight
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 9 (90.00%) Power BI
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) ETL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Azure Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Analytics
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Data Modelling
1 9 (90.00%) ETL
1 9 (90.00%) Machine Learning
1 9 (90.00%) Visualisation
2 7 (70.00%) Data Strategy
2 7 (70.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 7 (70.00%) Service Design
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) SAP