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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 34 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 11.85% 8.77% 8.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.04% 60.00% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 13
Median daily rate £275 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £308 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £454 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.25%
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
79 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 27.53% 14.61% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 19 24
Median daily rate £313 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £325 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +8 19 £309 -20.19% 8
Buxton 0 5 £275 +22.22%
Alfreton - 3 £125 -
Chesterfield 0 2 £325 -21.15% 1
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 27 (51.92%) Manufacturing
2 25 (48.08%) Relational Database
3 22 (42.31%) Oracle
4 21 (40.38%) RDBMS
5 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
5 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
6 16 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (30.77%) Virtual Servers
6 16 (30.77%) Siemens
6 16 (30.77%) .NET
6 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 15 (28.85%) SQL
7 15 (28.85%) DHCP
7 15 (28.85%) DNS
8 14 (26.92%) Windows
8 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (25.00%) TOGAF
10 12 (23.08%) C#
10 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
11 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
11 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
12 10 (19.23%) Server Building
12 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
13 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (17.31%) Degree
14 8 (15.38%) Entity Framework
14 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
14 8 (15.38%) LINQ
14 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (13.46%) HP

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 4 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.92%) WinCC
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) MS Project
2 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Demantra
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) DHCP
1 15 (28.85%) DNS
2 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) Relational Database
2 21 (40.38%) RDBMS
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (7.69%) DTS
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (7.69%) Star Schema
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.92%) MySQL
9 1 (1.92%) Power BI
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.69%) JDeveloper
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (51.92%) Manufacturing
2 6 (11.54%) Retail
3 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Architect
4 8 (15.38%) Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Project Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Development Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Development Support Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Leader
7 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Designer
8 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 8 (15.38%) Entity Framework
2 8 (15.38%) LINQ
3 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
3 7 (13.46%) CSS
3 7 (13.46%) XML
4 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (11.54%) REST
5 3 (5.77%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (5.77%) RESTful
5 3 (5.77%) Web Services
5 3 (5.77%) XSLT
6 2 (3.85%) Software Packaging
6 2 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.92%) jQuery
7 1 (1.92%) React
7 1 (1.92%) WCF
7 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) DataPower
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Statistics
3 1 (1.92%) Vector Graphics
3 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Unix
4 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.69%) HPUX
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 10 (19.23%) Server Building
4 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (13.46%) Data Migration
5 7 (13.46%) Integration Testing
5 7 (13.46%) Migration
5 7 (13.46%) MVC
6 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.54%) OWASP
6 6 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (11.54%) Web Development
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.62%) ITIL
8 4 (7.69%) Document Management
8 4 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (7.69%) TDD
8 4 (7.69%) Workflow
9 3 (5.77%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) SQL
2 12 (23.08%) C#
3 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) Java
4 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.31%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.92%) MCSA
4 1 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) MCSM
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PMP
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 16 (30.77%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.92%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Oracle
2 16 (30.77%) Siemens
3 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.46%) HP
5 6 (11.54%) VMware
6 3 (5.77%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix