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 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 53 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.95% 15.29% 10.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.49% 66.67% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 28
Median daily rate £348 £300 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £163 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £389 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -
SQL Server
West Midlands

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
114 78 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 23.55% 22.94% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 55 45
Median daily rate £363 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £403 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.14 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 58 (55.77%) SQL
2 55 (52.88%) .NET
3 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 51 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (36.54%) C#
6 31 (29.81%) ASP.NET
7 27 (25.96%) JavaScript
8 26 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 24 (23.08%) HTML
10 23 (22.12%) Windows
10 23 (22.12%) Active Directory
10 23 (22.12%) Migration
10 23 (22.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (22.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (19.23%) MS Excel
12 19 (18.27%) T-SQL
12 19 (18.27%) MVC
12 19 (18.27%) PowerShell
12 19 (18.27%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (17.31%) DevOps
13 18 (17.31%) Git (software)
13 18 (17.31%) Web Services
14 17 (16.35%) CRM
14 17 (16.35%) Configuration Management
14 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (15.38%) jQuery
15 16 (15.38%) Data Migration
15 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (15.38%) CSS
15 16 (15.38%) Windows Server

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 26 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.65%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (7.69%) NServiceBus
4 6 (5.77%) IIS
5 4 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.85%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.88%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.88%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.92%) CMS
7 2 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 20 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.85%) MS Office
3 4 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.62%) Office 365
3 8 (7.69%) IaaS
4 4 (3.85%) GitHub
5 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) Network Security
2 4 (3.85%) SAN
3 3 (2.88%) DHCP
3 3 (2.88%) DNS
3 3 (2.88%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.88%) Internet
3 3 (2.88%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.88%) MPLS
3 3 (2.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.96%) HTTP
4 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (18.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (8.65%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (4.81%) Oracle Database
9 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.85%) Big Data
10 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (2.88%) MS Access
11 3 (2.88%) PerformancePoint
11 3 (2.88%) Power BI
12 2 (1.92%) MySQL
12 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (22.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (17.31%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.69%) FxCop
3 8 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (7.69%) StyleCop
3 8 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 7 (6.73%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.85%) GoCD
5 4 (3.85%) JUnit
5 4 (3.85%) Maven
5 4 (3.85%) Selenium
6 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.92%) Grunt
6 2 (1.92%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.92%) JIRA
7 1 (0.96%) Ant
7 1 (0.96%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.96%) Subversion
7 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (2.88%) Advertising
2 2 (1.92%) Back Office
2 2 (1.92%) Finance
3 1 (0.96%) Automotive
3 1 (0.96%) Law
3 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (50.00%) Developer
2 23 (22.12%) .NET Developer
3 13 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 10 (9.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) DBA
6 8 (7.69%) Administrator
6 8 (7.69%) Consultant
7 7 (6.73%) Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) SQL DBA
7 7 (6.73%) SSIS Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (5.77%) T-SQL Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Azure Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.81%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
10 4 (3.85%) SSAS Developer
10 4 (3.85%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (52.88%) .NET
2 31 (29.81%) ASP.NET
3 24 (23.08%) HTML
4 18 (17.31%) Web Services
5 16 (15.38%) CSS
5 16 (15.38%) jQuery
6 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (12.50%) WCF
6 13 (12.50%) XML
7 11 (10.58%) .NET Framework
8 9 (8.65%) CSS3
8 9 (8.65%) HTML5
9 8 (7.69%) RESTful
9 8 (7.69%) XSLT
10 7 (6.73%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.77%) Ajax
11 6 (5.77%) LINQ
12 5 (4.81%) J2EE
12 5 (4.81%) Sass
12 5 (4.81%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (4.81%) Replication
2 4 (3.85%) Data Conversion
3 3 (2.88%) Clustering
3 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.88%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.92%) Blog
4 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.12%) Windows
2 16 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.77%) Linux
4 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.88%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.92%) CentOS
6 2 (1.92%) Fedora
6 2 (1.92%) VMS
6 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.12%) Migration
3 19 (18.27%) MVC
4 18 (17.31%) DevOps
5 17 (16.35%) Configuration Management
5 17 (16.35%) CRM
6 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 15 (14.42%) ETL
8 13 (12.50%) Scrum
9 12 (11.54%) Data Modelling
10 10 (9.62%) High Availability
11 9 (8.65%) Waterfall
12 8 (7.69%) Application Packaging
12 8 (7.69%) Microservices
13 7 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.73%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (6.73%) Test Scripting
14 6 (5.77%) Target Operating Model
14 6 (5.77%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 58 (55.77%) SQL
2 38 (36.54%) C#
3 27 (25.96%) JavaScript
4 19 (18.27%) PowerShell
4 19 (18.27%) T-SQL
5 9 (8.65%) Java
6 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.88%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.88%) C
7 3 (2.88%) Python
7 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.88%) XAML
8 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.96%) Ruby
8 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.77%) Degree
3 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.85%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) QA
2 5 (4.81%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.88%) SLA
4 2 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (22.12%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.85%) XenApp
4 3 (2.88%) vSphere
5 1 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (12.50%) Puppet
3 12 (11.54%) SCOM
4 6 (5.77%) Terraform
5 3 (2.88%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.92%) Ansible
6 2 (1.92%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.92%) SCCM
7 1 (0.96%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.96%) Rancher
7 1 (0.96%) Simpana
7 1 (0.96%) vRealize
7 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.42%) Oracle
3 8 (7.69%) SaltStack
4 7 (6.73%) VMware
5 5 (4.81%) Citrix
6 4 (3.85%) Sun
7 3 (2.88%) EMC
7 3 (2.88%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.88%) Sophos
7 3 (2.88%) Symantec
8 2 (1.92%) HP
8 2 (1.92%) Mercator
9 1 (0.96%) CommVault
9 1 (0.96%) Finjan
9 1 (0.96%) NetApp
9 1 (0.96%) Netezza
9 1 (0.96%) Sybase
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