The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 15 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.70% 6.80% 7.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.09% 32.08% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 9
Median daily rate £356 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £325 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £400 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £8.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.60 £30.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +23.00%
SQL Server
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 53 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 16.73% 21.20% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 21
Median daily rate £325 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £325 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £8.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Derby -7 6 £425 +6.25% 6
Chesterfield +4 4 £350 - 4
Buxton - 2 £269 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 7 (25.93%) C#
3 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 6 (22.22%) DHCP
4 6 (22.22%) DNS
4 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
5 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
6 4 (14.81%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.11%) Server Building
7 3 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (11.11%) XML
7 3 (11.11%) XSLT

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Liferay
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) WinCC
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) DHCP
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.70%) Power BI
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL BI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Power BI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 3 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (11.11%) LINQ
3 3 (11.11%) RESTful
3 3 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) XSLT
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.41%) MDX
4 2 (7.41%) WPF
5 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) JSP
5 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) DataPower
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) NHS
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Vector Graphics
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.11%) ETL
4 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 3 (11.11%) Release Management
4 3 (11.11%) Server Building
4 3 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Logistics
6 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) MCSM
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) PMP
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) Siemens
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Tableau