The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 85 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 10 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.62% 1.24% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.35% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 5
Average daily rate £350 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £350 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +32.03%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1515 1184 1313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.92% 91.71% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 570 629
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £214 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 129 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £32.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -7 6 £354 +17.91%
Nottinghamshire -8 2 £320 +0.39%
Northamptonshire - - - - 2
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title 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 with SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 13 (54.17%) SQL
5 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (45.83%) .NET
6 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
7 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (37.50%) MDX
8 9 (37.50%) ETL
8 9 (37.50%) C#
9 8 (33.33%) OLAP
9 8 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (29.17%) jQuery
10 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
11 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (20.83%) Commerce Server
12 5 (20.83%) HTML
12 5 (20.83%) CSS
12 5 (20.83%) HTML5
12 5 (20.83%) Ajax
13 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
14 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
15 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
15 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title 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 with SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (20.83%) Commerce Server
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (33.33%) OLAP
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 9 (37.50%) MDX
4 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
5 5 (20.83%) CSS
5 5 (20.83%) HTML5
5 5 (20.83%) Ajax
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) DTV
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (37.50%) ETL
3 8 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Cognos
2 1 (4.17%) Business Objects