Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 21 February 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 SQL Server (MS SQL)
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 18 17
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 43 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 1.35% 15.19% 15.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 69.35% 68.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 38 36
Renfrewshire median daily rate £425 £320 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% -13.51% +11.28%
10th Percentile £413 £283 £310
90th Percentile £438 £415 £436
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £30.50 £17.32 £35.96
% change year-on-year +76.10% -51.83% +41.00%

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3 62 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 4.05% 21.91% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 48 54
Renfrewshire median daily rate £369 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.46% -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £317 £291 £320
90th Percentile £426 £445 £439
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £40.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -40.37% +61.00% -1.96%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Renfrewshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Renfrewshire

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Renfrewshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -1 1 £425 +32.81%
SQL Server
Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft