Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 103 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 22 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.24% 0.14% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.31% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Scotland median daily rate £438 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +9.38% -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 510 377 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 28.80% 26.91% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 184 191
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £319 £299 £236
90th Percentile £550 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £404 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +4.19% +10.71% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £21.45 £107.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -79.95% +140.45% +14.84%
10th Percentile £10.06 £12.77 £43.25
90th Percentile £34.63 £195.00 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -62.55% +20.53% +11.03%

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

Azure SQL Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure SQL Database in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (77.27%) T-SQL
3 17 (77.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (63.64%) CRM
5 14 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (59.09%) .NET
6 13 (59.09%) C#
6 13 (59.09%) Service Design
7 12 (54.55%) AngularJS
7 12 (54.55%) MVC
7 12 (54.55%) .NET Framework
7 12 (54.55%) Entity Framework
7 12 (54.55%) REST
8 11 (50.00%) .NET Core
9 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (40.91%) Data Modelling
10 9 (40.91%) ETL
10 9 (40.91%) Tableau
10 9 (40.91%) Machine Learning
10 9 (40.91%) Big Data
10 9 (40.91%) Hadoop
10 9 (40.91%) Visualisation
10 9 (40.91%) PaaS
10 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 14 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (40.91%) Azure Data Factory
2 9 (40.91%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (40.91%) PaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) Big Data
2 9 (40.91%) Data Lake
2 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (40.91%) Hadoop
2 9 (40.91%) HDInsight
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 9 (40.91%) Power BI
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MSTest
1 8 (36.36%) NUnit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Electronics
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) ETL Developer
3 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) CRM Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Azure Developer
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 12 (54.55%) AngularJS
2 12 (54.55%) Entity Framework
2 12 (54.55%) REST
3 11 (50.00%) .NET Core
4 8 (36.36%) Angular 2
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (31.82%) OAuth
5 7 (31.82%) OAuth2
6 5 (22.73%) jQuery
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 4 (18.18%) LINQ
7 4 (18.18%) Sass
7 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) CRM
4 13 (59.09%) Service Design
5 12 (54.55%) MVC
6 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (40.91%) Analytics
7 9 (40.91%) Data Modelling
7 9 (40.91%) ETL
7 9 (40.91%) Machine Learning
7 9 (40.91%) Visualisation
8 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
9 7 (31.82%) B2C
9 7 (31.82%) Data Strategy
9 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
10 5 (22.73%) Microservices
11 4 (18.18%) SDLC
11 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
11 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (18.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) T-SQL
3 13 (59.09%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Tableau
3 2 (9.09%) SAP