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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 52 100 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.74% 12.61% 11.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.44% 49.26% 41.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 58 47
Median daily rate £359 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
+38.95% -3.58%
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
151 203 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.38% 25.60% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 120 95
Median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 7
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -8.33%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 31 £350 - 19
Peterborough -6 6 £375 +11.94% 7
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 48 (54.55%) SQL
2 42 (47.73%) .NET
2 42 (47.73%) C#
3 35 (39.77%) ASP.NET
3 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
4 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
5 29 (32.95%) T-SQL
6 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (25.00%) Oracle
8 21 (23.86%) CSS
8 21 (23.86%) Windows
9 20 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (21.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (21.59%) .NET Framework
10 19 (21.59%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (21.59%) ETL
11 18 (20.45%) HTML
12 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (18.18%) jQuery
13 16 (18.18%) Scrum
14 14 (15.91%) MVC
15 13 (14.77%) Degree
15 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (14.77%) Relational Database
16 12 (13.64%) Web Development
16 12 (13.64%) Java
16 12 (13.64%) Visual Studio
17 11 (12.50%) MySQL
17 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
17 11 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.23%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (10.23%) IIS
3 5 (5.68%) CMS
3 5 (5.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
5 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.14%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.55%) Office 365
2 2 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) DHCP
1 3 (3.41%) DNS
1 3 (3.41%) LAN
1 3 (3.41%) WAN
2 2 (2.27%) Network Security
3 1 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (21.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (19.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (14.77%) Relational Database
5 11 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (12.50%) MySQL
5 11 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (10.23%) SAP Data Services
7 8 (9.09%) Data Mining
8 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
9 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.41%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (3.41%) QlikView
10 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.27%) DB2
11 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.82%) NUnit
2 6 (6.82%) Subversion
3 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.55%) JUnit
4 4 (4.55%) RSpec
4 4 (4.55%) Selenium
4 4 (4.55%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.41%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.14%) Ant
7 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.14%) MorphX
7 1 (1.14%) MSTest
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Advertising
3 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (53.41%) Developer
2 24 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 12 (13.64%) Administrator
3 12 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 8 (9.09%) Analyst
4 8 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Data Administrator
5 6 (6.82%) SAP Administrator
5 6 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.68%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.68%) Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (5.68%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Business Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Consultant
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (47.73%) .NET
2 35 (39.77%) ASP.NET
3 21 (23.86%) CSS
4 19 (21.59%) .NET Framework
5 18 (20.45%) HTML
6 16 (18.18%) jQuery
7 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
8 10 (11.36%) REST
9 9 (10.23%) XML
10 8 (9.09%) Web Services
11 6 (6.82%) RESTful
11 6 (6.82%) SOAP
12 4 (4.55%) Gherkin
12 4 (4.55%) JSF
12 4 (4.55%) Node.js
12 4 (4.55%) React
12 4 (4.55%) WPF
13 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.55%) iPad
3 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.27%) User Experience
3 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.14%) Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.86%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.41%) Mac OS
3 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.14%) AIX
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.59%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (21.59%) ETL
3 16 (18.18%) Scrum
4 14 (15.91%) MVC
5 12 (13.64%) Web Development
6 10 (11.36%) OO
7 8 (9.09%) ERP
8 7 (7.95%) Change Management
8 7 (7.95%) SOA
9 6 (6.82%) API Design
10 5 (5.68%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.55%) BDD
11 4 (4.55%) Business Analysis
11 4 (4.55%) CRM
11 4 (4.55%) ITIL
11 4 (4.55%) Manual Testing
11 4 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 48 (54.55%) SQL
2 42 (47.73%) C#
3 31 (35.23%) JavaScript
4 29 (32.95%) T-SQL
5 12 (13.64%) Java
6 9 (10.23%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.68%) C++
8 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.55%) Python
8 4 (4.55%) Ruby
8 4 (4.55%) X++
9 3 (3.41%) VBScript
10 2 (2.27%) C
10 2 (2.27%) PHP
11 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.41%) CCNA
3 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (3.41%) MCSA
4 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.14%) MCITP
5 1 (1.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.00%) Oracle
3 10 (11.36%) SAP
4 6 (6.82%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.41%) Cisco
5 3 (3.41%) Citrix
5 3 (3.41%) Cognos
5 3 (3.41%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.27%) IBM
6 2 (2.27%) Nintex
7 1 (1.14%) Rally
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