Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 20 September 2021 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 SQL Server (MS SQL)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 30 30 34
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 2 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 3.81% 1.11% 2.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.00% 4.08% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
10th Percentile £263 £424 £294
25th Percentile £281 £441 £330
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £475 £463
Median % change year-on-year -10.53% +2.59% +2.89%
75th Percentile £508 £503 £515
90th Percentile £517 £516 £523
South Wales median daily rate £390 £415 £375
% change year-on-year -5.96% +10.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £38.00 £24.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +58.33% -32.39% -

SQL Server 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 Newport with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 75 49 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 23.81% 27.22% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 17
10th Percentile £281 £413 £296
25th Percentile £438 £431 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £498 £488 £476
Median % change year-on-year +2.05% +2.42% +10.38%
75th Percentile £529 £525 £533
90th Percentile £545 £538 £560
South Wales median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year - +18.75% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Median hourly rate £27.00 £19.50 £60.00
Median % change year-on-year +38.46% -67.50% -
South Wales median hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +35.00% -43.66% +198.95%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Newport

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SQL Server in Newport.

Daily rate trend for SQL Server in Newport

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SQL Server in Newport over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Newport

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SQL Server in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Newport

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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 Newport region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) Azure
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (25.00%) pytest
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
6 3 (25.00%) PySpark
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2017
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Key Vault
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (8.33%) Power Automate
2 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
2 1 (8.33%) PowerApps
2 1 (8.33%) ShareGate
2 1 (8.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Skype
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2017
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) Power BI
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2019
4 1 (8.33%) Tableau
4 1 (8.33%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (8.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Platform Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Tableau Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) PySpark
2 3 (25.00%) pytest
2 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) JSON-LD
3 1 (8.33%) OAuth
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Linked Data
2 1 (8.33%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Ontologies
6 1 (8.33%) RDF
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) Clojure
4 1 (8.33%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) R
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) SPARQL
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) NCSC
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee
3 1 (8.33%) Nintex