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 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.25% 14.62% 17.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 84.09% 74.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 25
Median daily rate £300 £400 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £293 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £410 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £21.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+55.50% -26.95%
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
24 44 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 12.50% 17.39% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 34
Median daily rate £359 £370 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.97% +34.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £135 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £425 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -6 8 £173 -51.91% 7
Chesterfield +1 2 £425 +6.25% 3
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
2 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
3 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.93%) DNS
3 7 (25.93%) DHCP
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 6 (22.22%) .NET
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
5 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
5 5 (18.52%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) ETL
6 4 (14.81%) Internet
6 4 (14.81%) Linux
6 4 (14.81%) FTP
6 4 (14.81%) HTTP

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 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Liferay
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) DHCP
1 7 (25.93%) DNS
2 4 (14.81%) FTP
2 4 (14.81%) HTTP
2 4 (14.81%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Migration Architect
5 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.70%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.41%) MDX
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) JSP
5 1 (3.70%) Smarty
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.70%) WCF
5 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) NHS
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Migration
3 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
4 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Application Discovery
5 4 (14.81%) Change Control
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.81%) ETL
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) Database Security
7 1 (3.70%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Logistics
7 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
3 5 (18.52%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) PHP 5
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) MCSE
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CCEE
5 1 (3.70%) CCIA
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) MCITP
5 1 (3.70%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) MCSM
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PMP
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Tableau
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco