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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 23 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 101 142 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.46% 8.77% 8.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.46% 36.88% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 94 49
Median daily rate £338 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 16
Median hourly rate £16.09 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.49% -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £30.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +36.66%
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
321 385 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.52% 23.78% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 244 136
Median daily rate £400 £359 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.49% +7.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £184 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 26
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -62.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 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 27 August 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Northamptonshire +4 28 £390 +11.42% 12
Nottinghamshire -19 25 £313 -10.71% 31
Leicestershire +2 21 £238 -20.83% 24
Derbyshire -9 13 £325 -10.34% 18
Lincolnshire -5 6 £310 +77.14% 2
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 104 (47.49%) SQL
2 92 (42.01%) .NET
3 79 (36.07%) C#
4 70 (31.96%) Microsoft
5 63 (28.77%) JavaScript
6 53 (24.20%) HTML
7 50 (22.83%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (21.92%) CSS
9 43 (19.63%) ASP.NET
10 40 (18.26%) Oracle
11 38 (17.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 37 (16.89%) T-SQL
12 37 (16.89%) Windows
13 35 (15.98%) HTML5
14 34 (15.53%) jQuery
14 34 (15.53%) MVC
15 32 (14.61%) MS Excel
15 32 (14.61%) ETL
16 31 (14.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 31 (14.16%) SQL Server 2008
16 31 (14.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 29 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
17 29 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (12.33%) Web Services
19 26 (11.87%) Data Warehouse
20 24 (10.96%) Java
20 24 (10.96%) Migration
20 24 (10.96%) .NET Framework
21 23 (10.50%) Entity Framework
21 23 (10.50%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 22 (10.05%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (4.11%) CMS
4 6 (2.74%) JBoss
5 5 (2.28%) IIS
5 5 (2.28%) SAS
5 5 (2.28%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.83%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.37%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.91%) CICS
8 2 (0.91%) Liferay
8 2 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.46%) Documentum
9 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.65%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.37%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.37%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.37%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.37%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.91%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.91%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.91%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.91%) Unica
6 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.46%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 1 (0.46%) Magento
6 1 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.11%) Boomi
2 6 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.28%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (1.83%) Office 365
5 2 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.65%) DHCP
1 8 (3.65%) DNS
2 6 (2.74%) Internet
2 6 (2.74%) Intranet
2 6 (2.74%) Network Security
3 5 (2.28%) LAN
3 5 (2.28%) WAN
4 4 (1.83%) DMZ
4 4 (1.83%) Extranet
4 4 (1.83%) Firewall
4 4 (1.83%) SAN
4 4 (1.83%) Wireless
5 3 (1.37%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.91%) HTTP
6 2 (0.91%) LDAP
6 2 (0.91%) Skype
6 2 (0.91%) SSL
7 1 (0.46%) Modbus
7 1 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 31 (14.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (14.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 31 (14.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (11.87%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (8.68%) Relational Database
5 18 (8.22%) Power BI
6 13 (5.94%) RDBMS
6 13 (5.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (5.02%) MongoDB
9 10 (4.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (4.11%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (3.65%) Oracle Database
12 7 (3.20%) CouchDB
12 7 (3.20%) OLAP
12 7 (3.20%) QlikView
13 5 (2.28%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (2.28%) DTS
13 5 (2.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (5.48%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.65%) JUnit
4 7 (3.20%) MSTest
5 6 (2.74%) NUnit
6 5 (2.28%) Cobertura
6 5 (2.28%) JBehave
6 5 (2.28%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.28%) Subversion
7 4 (1.83%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.37%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.37%) PhpStorm
9 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.91%) Gradle
9 2 (0.91%) JProfiler
9 2 (0.91%) Maven
9 2 (0.91%) Selenium
9 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.91%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.46%) MSBuild
General
1 23 (10.50%) Finance
2 14 (6.39%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.48%) Banking
4 8 (3.65%) Retail
5 5 (2.28%) Marketing
6 4 (1.83%) Electronics
6 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.91%) Advertising
7 2 (0.91%) Back Office
7 2 (0.91%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.91%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Automotive
8 1 (0.46%) Games
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Local Government
8 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 131 (59.82%) Developer
2 43 (19.63%) .NET Developer
3 32 (14.61%) SQL Developer
4 29 (13.24%) C# Developer
5 23 (10.50%) Analyst
6 19 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (6.39%) Consultant
8 13 (5.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (5.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 12 (5.48%) Data Analyst
10 11 (5.02%) Architect
11 10 (4.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (4.57%) SQL Server Developer
12 9 (4.11%) Applications Developer
12 9 (4.11%) Java Developer
12 9 (4.11%) SharePoint Developer
13 8 (3.65%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (3.20%) DBA
14 7 (3.20%) SQL Analyst
14 7 (3.20%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (42.01%) .NET
2 53 (24.20%) HTML
3 48 (21.92%) CSS
4 43 (19.63%) ASP.NET
5 35 (15.98%) HTML5
6 34 (15.53%) jQuery
7 27 (12.33%) Web Services
8 24 (10.96%) .NET Framework
9 23 (10.50%) Entity Framework
10 22 (10.05%) WCF
11 20 (9.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (7.76%) AngularJS
12 17 (7.76%) XML
13 15 (6.85%) CSS3
13 15 (6.85%) JSON
14 13 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (5.94%) LINQ
14 13 (5.94%) RESTful
15 12 (5.48%) Ajax
16 11 (5.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.57%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.65%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.65%) NHS
4 7 (3.20%) Data Extraction
4 7 (3.20%) User Experience
5 6 (2.74%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.83%) Clustering
6 4 (1.83%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.83%) DataPower
6 4 (1.83%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.37%) AS400
8 2 (0.91%) CMDB
8 2 (0.91%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.91%) iSeries
8 2 (0.91%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.46%) iPad
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.46%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.89%) Windows
2 13 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (5.48%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.11%) Windows 10
4 9 (4.11%) Windows Phone
5 8 (3.65%) Linux
5 8 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.83%) Unix
8 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.46%) SUSE
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.83%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (15.53%) MVC
3 32 (14.61%) ETL
4 29 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (10.96%) Migration
6 22 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (9.59%) Data Modelling
8 16 (7.31%) ITIL
8 16 (7.31%) Unit Testing
9 13 (5.94%) SDLC
10 11 (5.02%) Data Migration
10 11 (5.02%) OO
10 11 (5.02%) Software Engineering
10 11 (5.02%) Validation
10 11 (5.02%) Web Development
11 10 (4.57%) CRM
11 10 (4.57%) SOA
12 9 (4.11%) Data Cleansing
12 9 (4.11%) ERP
12 9 (4.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 104 (47.49%) SQL
2 79 (36.07%) C#
3 63 (28.77%) JavaScript
4 37 (16.89%) T-SQL
5 24 (10.96%) Java
6 16 (7.31%) VB.NET
7 12 (5.48%) PowerShell
7 12 (5.48%) VBScript
8 8 (3.65%) PHP
9 6 (2.74%) C++
9 6 (2.74%) VB
10 4 (1.83%) C
10 4 (1.83%) Delphi
10 4 (1.83%) VB6
11 3 (1.37%) PHP 5
12 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.91%) Python
12 2 (0.91%) RPG
12 2 (0.91%) RPG IV
12 2 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (5.94%) Degree
2 10 (4.57%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.83%) MCSE
6 3 (1.37%) HNC
6 3 (1.37%) HND
6 3 (1.37%) MCSA
7 2 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.91%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.91%) MCSM
7 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.91%) PMP
7 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.46%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.05%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.65%) QA
3 2 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.28%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.37%) XenApp
4 2 (0.91%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.46%) Firmware
5 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.46%) vSphere
5 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.28%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.46%) Control-M
2 1 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.46%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 70 (31.96%) Microsoft
2 40 (18.26%) Oracle
3 17 (7.76%) VMware
4 16 (7.31%) SAP
5 12 (5.48%) Citrix
6 11 (5.02%) Dell
7 10 (4.57%) HP
8 8 (3.65%) IBM
9 6 (2.74%) Cisco
9 6 (2.74%) Tableau
10 4 (1.83%) Teradata
11 3 (1.37%) Twitter
12 2 (0.91%) arcserve
12 2 (0.91%) CA
12 2 (0.91%) Cognos
12 2 (0.91%) Informatica
12 2 (0.91%) Perforce
12 2 (0.91%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.91%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.91%) Sybase
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