The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 34 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-27 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.96% 13.14% 11.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.03% 63.64% 54.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 40 26
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
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 Coventry region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 77 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.65% 20.64% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 61 43
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

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 Coventry region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 36 (81.82%) SQL
2 25 (56.82%) T-SQL
3 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 21 (47.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (47.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (45.45%) C#
5 19 (43.18%) .NET
6 18 (40.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 10 (22.73%) Data Management
11 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
11 9 (20.45%) Master Data Management
11 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 9 (20.45%) Test Planning
11 9 (20.45%) SDLC
12 8 (18.18%) Defect Management
12 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (18.18%) Use Case
12 8 (18.18%) HTML
12 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
12 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
13 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
14 6 (13.64%) User Stories
14 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (13.64%) DevOps
14 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) ArchestrA
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.27%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (40.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.64%) Data Lake
5 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (6.82%) Big Data
7 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
8 2 (4.55%) OLAP
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (2.27%) Event Store
9 1 (2.27%) Power BI
9 1 (2.27%) RavenDB
9 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.27%) MSTest
5 1 (2.27%) NUnit
5 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Digital User Researcher
6 3 (6.82%) ETL Developer
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) User Researcher
7 2 (4.55%) Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Business Data Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (18.18%) HTML
4 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (13.64%) CSS
4 6 (13.64%) jQuery
5 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
5 5 (11.36%) Web Services
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.82%) WCF
6 3 (6.82%) XML
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.55%) Entity Framework
7 2 (4.55%) HTML5
7 2 (4.55%) OAuth
7 2 (4.55%) RESTful
7 2 (4.55%) SAML
7 2 (4.55%) XSD
7 2 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) SCADA
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
1 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) Data Management
3 9 (20.45%) Master Data Management
3 9 (20.45%) SDLC
3 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
3 9 (20.45%) Test Planning
4 8 (18.18%) Defect Management
4 8 (18.18%) Use Case
5 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
6 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 6 (13.64%) DevOps
6 6 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (13.64%) User Stories
7 5 (11.36%) Business Process Mapping
7 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
7 5 (11.36%) Migration
7 5 (11.36%) MVC
8 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 4 (9.09%) ETL
8 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) SQL
2 25 (56.82%) T-SQL
3 20 (45.45%) C#
4 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
6 1 (2.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) WSUS
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Rockwell
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Wonderware
3 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + negotiable
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