The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 14 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 42 25 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.55% 4.48% 6.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.19% 22.73% 34.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 41
Median daily rate £325 £330 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -24.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £249 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -11.76%

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
89 110 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.01% 19.71% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 62 93
Median daily rate £425 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £26.75 - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +15 29 £350 -4.10% 18
Peterborough -5 5 £275 -1.78% 5
Huntingdonshire - 1 - -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 47 (59.49%) SQL
2 40 (50.63%) .NET
3 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
4 29 (36.71%) C#
5 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
5 19 (24.05%) jQuery
6 18 (22.78%) HTML
6 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET
7 16 (20.25%) MVC
7 16 (20.25%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (20.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (20.25%) Web Development
8 15 (18.99%) Windows
9 14 (17.72%) T-SQL
9 14 (17.72%) Oracle
9 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
11 12 (15.19%) TDD
11 12 (15.19%) Linux
12 11 (13.92%) Web Services
12 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
12 11 (13.92%) WCF
12 11 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
13 10 (12.66%) Selenium
13 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
13 10 (12.66%) HTML5
13 10 (12.66%) Node.js
13 10 (12.66%) CSS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (7.59%) IIS
2 5 (6.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.53%) CMS
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.53%) Shopify
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) LDAP
2 2 (2.53%) DHCP
2 2 (2.53%) DNS
2 2 (2.53%) SAN
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (8.86%) MySQL
5 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
6 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
1 10 (12.66%) Selenium
2 9 (11.39%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.13%) Cucumber
3 8 (10.13%) Subversion
4 7 (8.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (8.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (5.06%) NUnit
6 3 (3.80%) Moq
6 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.53%) JMeter
7 2 (2.53%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.27%) JUnit
8 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.27%) RSpec
8 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (11.39%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Advertising
3 3 (3.80%) Electronics
3 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
3 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Local Government
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (62.03%) Developer
2 22 (27.85%) .NET Developer
3 17 (21.52%) C# Developer
4 13 (16.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (8.86%) DBA
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.59%) SQL DBA
6 6 (7.59%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.33%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Unix Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.63%) .NET
2 19 (24.05%) jQuery
3 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET
3 18 (22.78%) HTML
4 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
5 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
5 11 (13.92%) WCF
5 11 (13.92%) Web Services
6 10 (12.66%) CSS
6 10 (12.66%) HTML5
6 10 (12.66%) Node.js
7 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (10.13%) RESTful
8 5 (6.33%) REST
8 5 (6.33%) XML
8 5 (6.33%) XSLT
9 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.06%) Entity Framework
9 4 (5.06%) LINQ
10 3 (3.80%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Clustering
1 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.53%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.27%) iPad
3 1 (1.27%) Life Science
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Windows
2 12 (15.19%) Linux
3 7 (8.86%) Unix
4 6 (7.59%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.27%) Android
5 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) MVC
1 16 (20.25%) Web Development
2 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.19%) TDD
4 11 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (11.39%) Scrum
6 8 (10.13%) BDD
6 8 (10.13%) ETL
7 7 (8.86%) ITIL
7 7 (8.86%) Service Design
8 6 (7.59%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.33%) High Availability
9 5 (6.33%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (5.06%) Server Building
10 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.80%) ERP
11 3 (3.80%) Migration
11 3 (3.80%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (59.49%) SQL
2 29 (36.71%) C#
3 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.72%) T-SQL
5 10 (12.66%) Java
6 9 (11.39%) PHP
7 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.59%) Python
8 3 (3.80%) Ruby
9 2 (2.53%) C++
9 2 (2.53%) Perl
9 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (3.80%) Degree
3 3 (3.80%) MCSE
4 2 (2.53%) MCDBA
4 2 (2.53%) OCP
5 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.27%) MCITP
5 1 (1.27%) OCA
5 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) Docker
3 2 (2.53%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.53%) Puppet
2 1 (1.27%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.72%) Oracle
3 8 (10.13%) VMware
4 4 (5.06%) Citrix
4 4 (5.06%) NetApp
4 4 (5.06%) SAP
5 3 (3.80%) HP
6 2 (2.53%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.53%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.27%) Cognos
7 1 (1.27%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.27%) Google
7 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.27%) Teradata
7 1 (1.27%) webMethods
7 1 (1.27%) Xamarin
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