The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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)
Cheshire / Runcorn
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 4 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Runcorn - 20.00% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £316 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +2.85% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.66 £23.63
% change year-on-year +20.96% +38.22%  

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Runcorn with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Runcorn
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 14.29% 20.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £316 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Runcorn citing SQL Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Runcorn

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Runcorn

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Runcorn

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Runcorn region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Designer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared