The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills 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 over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 23 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 104 187 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.41% 11.62% 10.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.49% 55.00% 49.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 106 67
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £241 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 22
Average hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.23% -0.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.00%
SQL Server
England

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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
293 340 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.05% 21.13% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 183 138
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 21 35
Average hourly rate £16.50 £34.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.47% -6.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server
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 across the East Midlands region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SQL Server
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 across the East Midlands region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server
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 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Nottinghamshire -9 28 £331 +6.85% 19
Derbyshire +8 20 £325 +18.18% 9
Leicestershire -3 20 £360 +18.03% 27
Northamptonshire -18 20 £325 +20.37% 8
Lincolnshire +9 2 £250 - 2
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 114 (50.00%) .NET
2 109 (47.81%) SQL
3 92 (40.35%) C#
4 63 (27.63%) ASP.NET
5 61 (26.75%) HTML
5 61 (26.75%) Microsoft
6 54 (23.68%) JavaScript
7 51 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
8 49 (21.49%) CSS
9 46 (20.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 45 (19.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 44 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 42 (18.42%) Oracle
13 39 (17.11%) MS Excel
14 38 (16.67%) T-SQL
14 38 (16.67%) MVC
15 37 (16.23%) Windows
16 36 (15.79%) jQuery
17 32 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (12.72%) Visual Studio
19 28 (12.28%) Finance
19 28 (12.28%) .NET Framework
20 27 (11.84%) ETL
20 27 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
21 26 (11.40%) Web Services
22 25 (10.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 24 (10.53%) XML
24 21 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
24 21 (9.21%) Relational Database
25 20 (8.77%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.14%) IIS
3 11 (4.82%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.19%) CMS
7 4 (1.75%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.75%) MTS
7 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.32%) CICS
8 3 (1.32%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.32%) Kentico
8 3 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.88%) Apache
10 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 39 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.82%) MS Office
3 9 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.32%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.51%) Firewall
2 7 (3.07%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.63%) HTTP
4 5 (2.19%) VoIP
5 4 (1.75%) DNS
5 4 (1.75%) Intranet
5 4 (1.75%) Internet
6 3 (1.32%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.32%) WAN
6 3 (1.32%) DHCP
6 3 (1.32%) DMZ
7 2 (0.88%) Modbus
7 2 (0.88%) FTP
7 2 (0.88%) SAN
8 1 (0.44%) Wireless
8 1 (0.44%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.44%) LAN
8 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (20.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 45 (19.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (10.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (9.21%) Relational Database
6 18 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (6.14%) OLAP
9 9 (3.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (3.07%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (3.07%) OLAP Cube
12 6 (2.63%) DB2
13 3 (1.32%) DTS
13 3 (1.32%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.32%) Star Schema
13 3 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
14 2 (0.88%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 29 (12.72%) Visual Studio
2 21 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.63%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (1.32%) Selenium
4 3 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.32%) JUnit
4 3 (1.32%) Toad
4 3 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.88%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.88%) NUnit
5 2 (0.88%) JIRA
5 2 (0.88%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.44%) MSTest
6 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.44%) Subversion
6 1 (0.44%) Maven
General
1 28 (12.28%) Finance
2 10 (4.39%) Retail
3 6 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.19%) Marketing
5 2 (0.88%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (61.40%) Developer
2 50 (21.93%) .NET Developer
3 48 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 34 (14.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (14.04%) Analyst
6 21 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (7.46%) SQL Developer
9 15 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (4.39%) Administrator
11 9 (3.95%) Information Analyst
11 9 (3.95%) DBA
12 8 (3.51%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.51%) MI Analyst
13 7 (3.07%) SQL Server Developer
13 7 (3.07%) SQL DBA
14 6 (2.63%) Technical Team Leader
14 6 (2.63%) Data Analyst
14 6 (2.63%) Java Developer
14 6 (2.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (50.00%) .NET
2 63 (27.63%) ASP.NET
3 61 (26.75%) HTML
4 49 (21.49%) CSS
5 36 (15.79%) jQuery
6 28 (12.28%) .NET Framework
7 27 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (11.40%) Web Services
9 24 (10.53%) XML
10 14 (6.14%) Ajax
11 13 (5.70%) WCF
11 13 (5.70%) HTML5
12 12 (5.26%) CSS3
12 12 (5.26%) JSON
13 10 (4.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (3.95%) Middleware
15 8 (3.51%) LINQ
15 8 (3.51%) JSP
15 8 (3.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (3.07%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.14%) NHS
3 8 (3.51%) Data Extraction
4 6 (2.63%) Statistics
5 5 (2.19%) Informatics
5 5 (2.19%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.19%) Open Source
5 5 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.32%) EPoS
7 3 (1.32%) Blog
7 3 (1.32%) FMCG
7 3 (1.32%) Clustering
7 3 (1.32%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.88%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.23%) Windows
2 8 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (3.07%) Linux
4 5 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.75%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.75%) Android
5 4 (1.75%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.32%) SUSE
7 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.44%) UNIX
8 1 (0.44%) VMS
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (16.67%) MVC
3 32 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (11.84%) ETL
5 19 (8.33%) OO
6 17 (7.46%) Migration
7 15 (6.58%) Data Modelling
8 12 (5.26%) OOP
9 11 (4.82%) Workflow
10 10 (4.39%) ITIL
11 9 (3.95%) Web Development
11 9 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (3.51%) Problem Management
12 8 (3.51%) Data Migration
12 8 (3.51%) SOA
12 8 (3.51%) Service Management
12 8 (3.51%) Configuration Management
13 7 (3.07%) TDD
13 7 (3.07%) UML
13 7 (3.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (47.81%) SQL
2 92 (40.35%) C#
3 54 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 38 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 20 (8.77%) Java
6 17 (7.46%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.82%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.39%) VB
9 9 (3.95%) VBA
10 7 (3.07%) C++
11 4 (1.75%) C
11 4 (1.75%) VB6
12 3 (1.32%) Python
12 3 (1.32%) PHP
13 2 (0.88%) XAML
13 2 (0.88%) R
14 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (6.14%) Degree
2 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.88%) MCSE
3 2 (0.88%) MCITP
3 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) HP APS
4 1 (0.44%) MCP
4 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.44%) CCENT
4 1 (0.44%) ISEB
4 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.70%) QA
2 5 (2.19%) SLA
3 2 (0.88%) WAI
System Software
1 18 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.32%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.44%) XenServer
4 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.88%) Puppet
3 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.44%) SCOM
4 1 (0.44%) Nagios
4 1 (0.44%) WSUS
4 1 (0.44%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 61 (26.75%) Microsoft
2 42 (18.42%) Oracle
3 15 (6.58%) HP
4 9 (3.95%) VMware
5 7 (3.07%) Cisco
6 6 (2.63%) SAP
6 6 (2.63%) Tableau
7 5 (2.19%) Remedy
7 5 (2.19%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.75%) Informatica
9 3 (1.32%) Talend
9 3 (1.32%) Cognos
9 3 (1.32%) Intel
9 3 (1.32%) Software AG
10 2 (0.88%) Siemens
10 2 (0.88%) Dell
10 2 (0.88%) Twitter
10 2 (0.88%) Splunk
10 2 (0.88%) Telerik
11 1 (0.44%) Fortinet
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