Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 27 July 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)
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 7.27% 18.18% 20.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.44% 66.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Walsall median daily rate £338 £545 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.07% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £370 £352
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.08% +8.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £34.00 £23.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +47.83% +6.98% +7.50%

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 Walsall with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Walsall
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 16.36% 27.27% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Walsall median daily rate £390 £501 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.19% +5.53% +35.71%
10th Percentile £251 £404 £313
90th Percentile £444 £558 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £34.00 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +54.55% +4.76% +5.00%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Walsall

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Walsall

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Walsall

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Walsall over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Walsall

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Walsall region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Endeca
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) QlikView
1 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Endeca
1 2 (50.00%) QlikView
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) QlikView Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior QlikView Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript