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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 21 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.68% 11.65% 11.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.76% 50.82% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £366 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.25 £52.75 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.77% -12.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £52.55 £52.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £52.95 £64.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-18.03% +18.53%
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
34 61 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 15.67% 22.93% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 9
Average daily rate £313 £270 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -11.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.25 £52.75 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.77% -12.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £52.50 £51.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £53.00 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -3 14 £298 -0.83% 12
Chesterfield +8 4 £275 +41.02% 2
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 30 (53.57%) .NET
2 27 (48.21%) C#
3 24 (42.86%) SQL
4 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 17 (30.36%) MVC
6 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 15 (26.79%) Visual Studio
7 15 (26.79%) Web Services
7 15 (26.79%) jQuery
7 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
9 12 (21.43%) CSS
9 12 (21.43%) HTML
9 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
11 10 (17.86%) Oracle
11 10 (17.86%) OO
12 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
13 8 (14.29%) OOP
13 8 (14.29%) LINQ
13 8 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (14.29%) RESTful
13 8 (14.29%) NUnit
13 8 (14.29%) NHibernate
14 7 (12.50%) BC Cleared
14 7 (12.50%) WCF
14 7 (12.50%) WPF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) DHCP
1 5 (8.93%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.57%) OLAP
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.29%) NUnit
3 7 (12.50%) MSTest
4 3 (5.36%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.57%) JUnit
5 2 (3.57%) Selenium
5 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.57%) JIRA
6 1 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 11 (19.64%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (19.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.71%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Leader
6 5 (8.93%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 4 (7.14%) Information Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Performance Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Performance Test Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Tester
9 2 (3.57%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (53.57%) .NET
2 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 15 (26.79%) Web Services
3 15 (26.79%) jQuery
3 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (21.43%) CSS
4 12 (21.43%) HTML
4 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 8 (14.29%) LINQ
5 8 (14.29%) RESTful
5 8 (14.29%) NHibernate
6 7 (12.50%) WCF
6 7 (12.50%) WPF
7 5 (8.93%) XML
8 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.57%) Spring
8 2 (3.57%) HTML5
9 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 1 (1.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.79%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Statistics
3 1 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) MVC
2 10 (17.86%) OO
3 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.29%) OOP
4 8 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (12.50%) Migration
6 6 (10.71%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.93%) ETL
8 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.14%) Information Assurance
8 4 (7.14%) Analytics
8 4 (7.14%) Data Analytics
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.36%) TDD
9 3 (5.36%) Test Management
9 3 (5.36%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Data Migration
10 2 (3.57%) Benchmarking
10 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) C#
2 24 (42.86%) SQL
3 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.36%) VBA
4 3 (5.36%) Java
4 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.50%) BC Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) Degree
5 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) HP
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) Citrix
5 2 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) Talend
6 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.79%) Informatica
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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Posted: 23 days ago