Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 24 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 14 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 18 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 6.55% 9.93% 6.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.00% 40.19% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 32 30
Warrington median daily rate £369 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.81% +9.22% -8.44%
10th Percentile £304 £313 £312
90th Percentile £444 £663 £515
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £350 £363
% change year-on-year -7.14% -3.45% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £14.86 £33.00
% change year-on-year +81.70% -54.97% -13.16%

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 Warrington with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 40 107 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 14.55% 24.71% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 79 85
Warrington median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £304 £295 £313
90th Percentile £575 £665 £698
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £9.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £25.50 £14.86 £33.00
% change year-on-year +71.60% -54.97% +106.25%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Warrington

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Warrington

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Warrington over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Warrington

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (50.00%) MVC
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
6 7 (38.89%) Entity Framework
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (33.33%) JSON
7 6 (33.33%) TDD
7 6 (33.33%) WCF
7 6 (33.33%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) OO
8 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (27.78%) DevExpress
8 5 (27.78%) RESTful
8 5 (27.78%) .NET Core
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
9 4 (22.22%) REST
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (22.22%) DevOps

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mart
6 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.56%) Ingres
6 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) DBA
4 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Migration Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (38.89%) Entity Framework
5 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 6 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (33.33%) JSON
5 6 (33.33%) WCF
6 5 (27.78%) .NET Core
6 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (27.78%) RESTful
7 4 (22.22%) HTML
7 4 (22.22%) REST
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
9 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) SOLID
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL
8 1 (5.56%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) OOD
8 1 (5.56%) Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) RAD
8 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) DevExpress
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Remedy
5 2 (11.11%) EMC
5 2 (11.11%) Veeam
6 1 (5.56%) IBM