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 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 45 83 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.79% 10.88% 13.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.14% 51.88% 48.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 50 47
Median daily rate £350 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £270 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £413 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.08 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+57.51% -27.58%
SQL Server
East of England

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
140 160 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.22% 20.97% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 93 80
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 11
Median hourly rate £19.00 £23.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% -20.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 26 £350 +7.69% 12
Peterborough +3 8 £325 +4.00% 12
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 38 (55.07%) SQL
2 33 (47.83%) .NET
2 33 (47.83%) C#
3 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (31.88%) T-SQL
6 21 (30.43%) Oracle
7 19 (27.54%) CSS
8 17 (24.64%) Windows
8 17 (24.64%) ETL
9 16 (23.19%) Scrum
9 16 (23.19%) jQuery
9 16 (23.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
10 15 (21.74%) HTML
11 14 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
12 12 (17.39%) MVC
13 11 (15.94%) SharePoint
13 11 (15.94%) Degree
14 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (14.49%) REST
14 10 (14.49%) MySQL
14 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
14 10 (14.49%) SAP

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 11 (15.94%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (7.25%) IIS
4 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.80%) Node.js
4 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.90%) CMS
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.45%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) GitHub
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) LAN
1 3 (4.35%) WAN
2 2 (2.90%) DHCP
2 2 (2.90%) DNS
2 2 (2.90%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) Network Security
3 1 (1.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 10 (14.49%) MySQL
4 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (13.04%) SAP Data Services
6 8 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (8.70%) Data Mining
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
8 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.90%) DB2
9 2 (2.90%) QlikView
9 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.45%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.70%) NUnit
3 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.25%) Subversion
4 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.80%) JUnit
4 4 (5.80%) RSpec
4 4 (5.80%) Selenium
4 4 (5.80%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.90%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.45%) Ant
7 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.45%) MorphX
7 1 (1.45%) MSTest
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Advertising
3 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Developer
2 19 (27.54%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Administrator
5 8 (11.59%) Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Data Administrator
7 6 (8.70%) SAP Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Business Developer
9 4 (5.80%) QA Tester
9 4 (5.80%) Tester
10 3 (4.35%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Service Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) .NET
2 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 19 (27.54%) CSS
4 16 (23.19%) jQuery
5 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
5 15 (21.74%) HTML
6 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (14.49%) REST
7 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
8 6 (8.70%) SOAP
8 6 (8.70%) XML
9 5 (7.25%) RESTful
9 5 (7.25%) Web Services
10 4 (5.80%) Gherkin
10 4 (5.80%) React
11 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (4.35%) WPF
11 3 (4.35%) XSLT
12 2 (2.90%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.80%) iPad
3 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.90%) User Experience
3 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.45%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.45%) AIX
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) ETL
3 16 (23.19%) Scrum
4 14 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (17.39%) MVC
6 8 (11.59%) OO
6 8 (11.59%) Web Development
7 6 (8.70%) Change Management
7 6 (8.70%) ERP
8 5 (7.25%) API Design
8 5 (7.25%) Automated Testing
8 5 (7.25%) SOA
9 4 (5.80%) BDD
9 4 (5.80%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.80%) CRM
9 4 (5.80%) Manual Testing
9 4 (5.80%) TDD
10 3 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) SQL
2 33 (47.83%) C#
3 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 22 (31.88%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.59%) Java
5 8 (11.59%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.25%) C++
7 4 (5.80%) Python
7 4 (5.80%) Ruby
7 4 (5.80%) X++
8 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.90%) C
9 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) CCNA
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (2.90%) MCSA
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.43%) Oracle
3 10 (14.49%) SAP
4 4 (5.80%) JD Edwards
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco
6 2 (2.90%) Citrix
6 2 (2.90%) Cognos
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 2 (2.90%) Nintex
7 1 (1.45%) arcserve
7 1 (1.45%) CA
7 1 (1.45%) F5
7 1 (1.45%) HP
7 1 (1.45%) Rally
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