The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 19 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.54% 3.34% 6.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.03% 22.03% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 19
Median daily rate £419 £283 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.23% +2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £269 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £430 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+55.41% -24.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.49% 15.17% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 34
Median daily rate £425 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £264 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 26 (60.47%) SQL
2 24 (55.81%) .NET
3 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
4 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (32.56%) C#
6 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
6 13 (30.23%) Oracle
7 12 (27.91%) HTML
7 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (23.26%) jQuery
8 10 (23.26%) BDD
8 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
8 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
8 10 (23.26%) Java
8 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (23.26%) Scrum
8 10 (23.26%) Selenium
9 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (20.93%) TDD
9 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
9 9 (20.93%) Node.js
9 9 (20.93%) HTML5
9 9 (20.93%) Cucumber
9 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
9 9 (20.93%) RESTful
9 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
10 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
10 8 (18.60%) WCF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) LDAP
1 1 (2.33%) NAS
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
6 4 (9.30%) MySQL
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (6.98%) DTS
7 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Selenium
2 9 (20.93%) Cucumber
2 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
3 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
4 7 (16.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (16.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (16.28%) Subversion
5 2 (4.65%) JMeter
5 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.33%) JBehave
6 1 (2.33%) JUnit
6 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.33%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.33%) NUnit
6 1 (2.33%) RSpec
6 1 (2.33%) Spock
6 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Advertising
3 3 (6.98%) Electronics
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.60%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (11.63%) PHP Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (6.98%) DBA
7 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.98%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Python Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) HTML
3 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
3 10 (23.26%) jQuery
4 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
4 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (20.93%) HTML5
4 9 (20.93%) Node.js
4 9 (20.93%) RESTful
5 8 (18.60%) WCF
6 7 (16.28%) Web Services
7 6 (13.95%) CSS
8 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.63%) REST
9 4 (9.30%) JSON
10 3 (6.98%) Django
10 3 (6.98%) Entity Framework
10 3 (6.98%) Flask
10 3 (6.98%) SQLAlchemy
11 2 (4.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (23.26%) BDD
3 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (23.26%) Scrum
4 9 (20.93%) TDD
5 8 (18.60%) Web Development
6 7 (16.28%) MVC
6 7 (16.28%) Service Design
7 4 (9.30%) ETL
7 4 (9.30%) High Availability
7 4 (9.30%) ITIL
8 3 (6.98%) Database Security
8 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.65%) ERP
9 2 (4.65%) Load Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) C#
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.26%) Java
5 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
6 7 (16.28%) PHP
7 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
7 4 (9.30%) Python
8 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.33%) C++
9 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) MCDBA
2 3 (6.98%) MCSE
2 3 (6.98%) OCP
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Data Guard
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.33%) Teradata
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) webMethods
4 1 (2.33%) Xamarin
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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