Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Telford 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 22 November 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)
Shropshire > Telford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 57 36
Rank change year-on-year +1 -21 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 0.87% 2.24% 2.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.98% 11.76% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Telford median daily rate £375 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
Shropshire median daily rate £363 £340 £290
% change year-on-year +6.62% +17.24% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Telford median hourly rate - - £18.00
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £18.00

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 Telford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Telford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 43 136 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 12.54% 19.05% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 56 15
Telford median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £400 £338 £365
90th Percentile £565 £544 £558
Shropshire median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Telford median hourly rate - - £18.00
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £18.00

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Telford

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Telford

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Telford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Telerik
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Telerik