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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 47 53 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.95% 7.77% 7.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.52% 37.06% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 43
Median daily rate £294 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.52% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £275 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.57% +6.00%
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
116 143 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.63% 20.97% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 80 92
Median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £282 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -69.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +8 29 £313 -14.38% 24
Peterborough -7 12 £265 -30.26% 5
Huntingdon -4 1 £404 +34.54%
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 63 (62.38%) SQL
2 41 (40.59%) .NET
2 41 (40.59%) Microsoft
3 33 (32.67%) C#
4 26 (25.74%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (24.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (23.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (23.76%) ASP.NET
7 23 (22.77%) T-SQL
8 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
9 19 (18.81%) Windows
9 19 (18.81%) MVC
9 19 (18.81%) jQuery
10 16 (15.84%) HTML
10 16 (15.84%) Web Development
11 14 (13.86%) ETL
11 14 (13.86%) Finance
12 13 (12.87%) Web Services
12 13 (12.87%) AngularJS
13 12 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (11.88%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (10.89%) WCF
14 11 (10.89%) Linux
14 11 (10.89%) Oracle
14 11 (10.89%) MS Excel
14 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (9.90%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (9.90%) CSS
15 10 (9.90%) Java
15 10 (9.90%) .NET Framework

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 8 (7.92%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (6.93%) IIS
3 3 (2.97%) CMS
3 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.97%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.99%) SAS
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.98%) Shopify
4 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) DHCP
1 3 (2.97%) DNS
2 2 (1.98%) LDAP
2 2 (1.98%) SAN
3 1 (0.99%) LAN
3 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (23.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (11.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (9.90%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (8.91%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (6.93%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.94%) MySQL
8 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (2.97%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.97%) QlikView
10 3 (2.97%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Jenkins
1 7 (6.93%) Selenium
1 7 (6.93%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.95%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.95%) Subversion
4 4 (3.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.96%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.98%) JMeter
5 2 (1.98%) NUnit
5 2 (1.98%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.98%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.99%) JUnit
6 1 (0.99%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.99%) Moq
6 1 (0.99%) RSpec
6 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (13.86%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Advertising
3 3 (2.97%) Electronics
3 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.97%) Marketing
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
3 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Back Office
4 2 (1.98%) Front Office
4 2 (1.98%) Local Government
5 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (56.44%) Developer
2 25 (24.75%) .NET Developer
3 18 (17.82%) C# Developer
4 15 (14.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (9.90%) DBA
6 8 (7.92%) Administrator
6 8 (7.92%) Architect
6 8 (7.92%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.92%) SQL Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.93%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) SQL DBA
9 5 (4.95%) Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Data Architect
9 5 (4.95%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Senior Unix Engineer
10 4 (3.96%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Unix Engineer
10 4 (3.96%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.59%) .NET
2 24 (23.76%) ASP.NET
3 19 (18.81%) jQuery
4 16 (15.84%) HTML
5 13 (12.87%) AngularJS
5 13 (12.87%) Web Services
6 11 (10.89%) WCF
7 10 (9.90%) .NET Framework
7 10 (9.90%) CSS
8 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (6.93%) XML
10 6 (5.94%) HTML5
10 6 (5.94%) RESTful
11 5 (4.95%) JSF
11 5 (4.95%) Node.js
11 5 (4.95%) REST
12 3 (2.97%) Ajax
12 3 (2.97%) JSON
12 3 (2.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.96%) Clustering
2 4 (3.96%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.97%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.99%) iPad
4 1 (0.99%) Life Science
4 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.81%) Windows
2 11 (10.89%) Linux
3 6 (5.94%) Unix
4 5 (4.95%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.99%) Android
6 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.74%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (18.81%) MVC
3 16 (15.84%) Web Development
4 14 (13.86%) ETL
5 12 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.91%) ITIL
7 8 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.93%) Data Management
8 7 (6.93%) Data Modelling
8 7 (6.93%) E-Commerce
8 7 (6.93%) Scrum
8 7 (6.93%) TDD
9 6 (5.94%) Migration
10 5 (4.95%) BDD
10 5 (4.95%) Data Governance
10 5 (4.95%) ERP
11 4 (3.96%) High Availability
11 4 (3.96%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (3.96%) Server Building
11 4 (3.96%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 63 (62.38%) SQL
2 33 (32.67%) C#
3 23 (22.77%) T-SQL
4 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.90%) Java
6 7 (6.93%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.94%) PHP
7 6 (5.94%) Python
8 5 (4.95%) VBA
9 3 (2.97%) Ruby
10 2 (1.98%) C++
10 2 (1.98%) Perl
10 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.95%) Degree
3 4 (3.96%) MCSE
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.98%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.98%) MCITP
4 2 (1.98%) OCP
5 1 (0.99%) CCNA
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.99%) MCSA
5 1 (0.99%) OCA
5 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.98%) Docker
3 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.98%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.98%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.98%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (40.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.89%) Oracle
3 8 (7.92%) VMware
4 5 (4.95%) Citrix
5 4 (3.96%) JD Edwards
5 4 (3.96%) NetApp
5 4 (3.96%) SAP
6 3 (2.97%) HP
6 3 (2.97%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.98%) Cognos
8 1 (0.99%) Cisco
8 1 (0.99%) Google
8 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.99%) Teradata
8 1 (0.99%) webMethods
8 1 (0.99%) Xamarin
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