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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 26 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 12.50% 9.81% 11.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.47% 63.64% 50.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £270 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £346 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.25 £52.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.12% -76.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.45 £52.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £14.05 £52.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% -18.03%
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
43 33 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 20.67% 15.42% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 28
Average daily rate £400 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.25 £52.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.08% -76.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.45 £52.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £14.05 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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
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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015. 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 +4 18 £375 +26.05% 9
Chesterfield -4 3 £305 +10.90% 16
Swadlincote - 1 - -
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (47.62%) .NET
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.03%) SQL
3 23 (36.51%) C#
4 19 (30.16%) Oracle
5 18 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 18 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (19.05%) Windows
8 12 (19.05%) T-SQL
9 10 (15.87%) VB
9 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
9 10 (15.87%) OOP
9 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
9 10 (15.87%) MVC
9 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
9 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
10 9 (14.29%) Finance
10 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (14.29%) MS Office
10 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET
10 9 (14.29%) Java
11 8 (12.70%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (12.70%) IIS
11 8 (12.70%) VBA
11 8 (12.70%) N-Tier
11 8 (12.70%) RDBMS
11 8 (12.70%) Resource Management
11 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (12.70%) IIS
2 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
5 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Infor CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) DHCP
1 6 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (3.17%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
4 8 (12.70%) RDBMS
4 8 (12.70%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (9.52%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.17%) OLAP
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.17%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.59%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.59%) MySQL
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.59%) MS Access
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
1 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
2 9 (14.29%) Finance
3 6 (9.52%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Developer
1 14 (22.22%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) Team Leader
3 9 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 9 (14.29%) .NET Team Leader
3 9 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
4 8 (12.70%) Software Development Team Leader
4 8 (12.70%) MI Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) DBA
5 7 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.52%) SQL DBA
7 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.76%) Project Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Engineering Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Systems Support
9 3 (4.76%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (47.62%) .NET
2 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
3 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (7.94%) Web Services
5 4 (6.35%) CSS
5 4 (6.35%) React
5 4 (6.35%) HTML
6 3 (4.76%) jQuery
6 3 (4.76%) WCF
7 2 (3.17%) MDX
7 2 (3.17%) SAP Basis
7 2 (3.17%) J2EE
7 2 (3.17%) HTML5
7 2 (3.17%) CSS3
7 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.59%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.70%) N-Tier
3 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.52%) Hedge funds
4 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.76%) iSeries
6 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.59%) NHS
7 1 (1.59%) Statistics
7 1 (1.59%) CMDB
7 1 (1.59%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) OOP
1 10 (15.87%) MVC
2 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.70%) Resource Management
3 8 (12.70%) Open Source
4 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (11.11%) TDD
5 6 (9.52%) BDD
6 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
6 5 (7.94%) DevOps
6 5 (7.94%) Scrum
6 5 (7.94%) ITIL
6 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.35%) ETL
7 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.35%) Migration
7 4 (6.35%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.35%) Information Assurance
8 2 (3.17%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) SQL
2 23 (36.51%) C#
3 12 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 10 (15.87%) VB
4 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.29%) Java
6 8 (12.70%) VBA
7 3 (4.76%) Prolog
7 3 (4.76%) RPG
8 2 (3.17%) VB6
8 2 (3.17%) Ruby
8 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (3.17%) MCSE
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
1 1 (1.59%) TickIT
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (30.16%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) HP
4 3 (4.76%) Citrix
4 3 (4.76%) Siemens
4 3 (4.76%) Kronos
4 3 (4.76%) Nimsoft
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco
5 2 (3.17%) Remedy
5 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 2 (3.17%) Sybase
5 2 (3.17%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) Cognos
Derby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Derbyshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago