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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 24 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 120 126 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.35% 7.81% 8.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.26% 34.15% 41.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 83 58
Median daily rate £350 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £238 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.60 £30.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.78% +23.00%
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
372 369 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.79% 22.88% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 230 170
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 20
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -66.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

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 1 October 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
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 1 October 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 0 38 £356 +18.75% 15
Leicestershire 0 27 £363 +11.53% 17
Nottinghamshire -22 26 £319 -13.85% 25
Derbyshire +1 15 £356 -10.93% 11
Lincolnshire -6 5 £310 +77.14% 4
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 108 (48.87%) SQL
2 96 (43.44%) .NET
3 88 (39.82%) C#
4 87 (39.37%) Microsoft
5 66 (29.86%) JavaScript
6 56 (25.34%) Business Intelligence
7 50 (22.62%) HTML
8 48 (21.72%) ASP.NET
8 48 (21.72%) CSS
9 44 (19.91%) MVC
10 43 (19.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 42 (19.00%) T-SQL
11 42 (19.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 40 (18.10%) MS Excel
13 38 (17.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 37 (16.74%) jQuery
14 37 (16.74%) Windows
15 35 (15.84%) Web Services
15 35 (15.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 34 (15.38%) Oracle
17 33 (14.93%) .NET Framework
18 32 (14.48%) Team Foundation Server
18 32 (14.48%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (12.67%) HTML5
20 27 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
20 27 (12.22%) Data Warehouse
20 27 (12.22%) ETL
21 25 (11.31%) Entity Framework
21 25 (11.31%) VMware
22 24 (10.86%) Power BI

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 19 (8.60%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (4.98%) CMS
4 7 (3.17%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.71%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.26%) JBoss
6 5 (2.26%) SAS
7 4 (1.81%) IIS
7 4 (1.81%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.90%) CICS
9 2 (0.90%) Liferay
9 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.45%) Documentum
10 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 40 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.90%) Cognos Controller
4 2 (0.90%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.45%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.45%) Magento
5 1 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.33%) Boomi
2 6 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.71%) Office 365
3 5 (2.26%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.17%) DHCP
1 7 (3.17%) DNS
2 5 (2.26%) Internet
2 5 (2.26%) Intranet
2 5 (2.26%) LAN
2 5 (2.26%) Network Security
2 5 (2.26%) SAN
2 5 (2.26%) WAN
3 4 (1.81%) DMZ
3 4 (1.81%) Extranet
3 4 (1.81%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.90%) Firewall
4 2 (0.90%) HTTP
4 2 (0.90%) LDAP
4 2 (0.90%) Modbus
4 2 (0.90%) Skype
4 2 (0.90%) SSL
4 2 (0.90%) Wireless
5 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (19.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 42 (19.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (17.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 35 (15.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (12.22%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (10.86%) Power BI
7 19 (8.60%) Relational Database
8 16 (7.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (7.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (5.43%) RDBMS
11 7 (3.17%) OLAP
11 7 (3.17%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.71%) MongoDB
12 6 (2.71%) QlikView
13 5 (2.26%) OLAP Cube
14 4 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (1.36%) DTS
15 3 (1.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (14.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.62%) MSTest
4 6 (2.71%) JUnit
4 6 (2.71%) NUnit
5 4 (1.81%) Cobertura
5 4 (1.81%) JBehave
5 4 (1.81%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.36%) Subversion
7 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.90%) Gradle
7 2 (0.90%) JProfiler
7 2 (0.90%) Selenium
7 2 (0.90%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.45%) Maven
8 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.45%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.45%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (10.41%) Finance
2 14 (6.33%) Manufacturing
3 13 (5.88%) Banking
4 4 (1.81%) Electronics
4 4 (1.81%) Marketing
4 4 (1.81%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.36%) Advertising
5 3 (1.36%) Retail
6 2 (0.90%) Back Office
6 2 (0.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Automotive
7 1 (0.45%) Law
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 133 (60.18%) Developer
2 51 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 39 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 36 (16.29%) SQL Developer
5 26 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (9.05%) Analyst
7 18 (8.14%) Consultant
8 17 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (7.24%) SQL Server Developer
10 15 (6.79%) Architect
10 15 (6.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 12 (5.43%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (5.43%) Software Developer
13 11 (4.98%) .NET Software Developer
13 11 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 10 (4.52%) C# Software Developer
15 9 (4.07%) Integration Consultant
15 9 (4.07%) SharePoint Developer
15 9 (4.07%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (43.44%) .NET
2 50 (22.62%) HTML
3 48 (21.72%) ASP.NET
3 48 (21.72%) CSS
4 37 (16.74%) jQuery
5 35 (15.84%) Web Services
6 33 (14.93%) .NET Framework
7 28 (12.67%) HTML5
8 25 (11.31%) Entity Framework
9 23 (10.41%) WCF
10 22 (9.95%) XML
11 17 (7.69%) Ajax
12 16 (7.24%) XSLT
13 14 (6.33%) CSS3
13 14 (6.33%) JSON
13 14 (6.33%) SOAP
14 13 (5.88%) LINQ
14 13 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (4.98%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.07%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.62%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.62%) NHS
4 7 (3.17%) User Experience
5 5 (2.26%) Clustering
5 5 (2.26%) Data Extraction
5 5 (2.26%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.26%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.81%) DataPower
6 4 (1.81%) iPad
7 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.90%) HP Storage
7 2 (0.90%) Replication
7 2 (0.90%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.45%) EPoS
8 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.45%) RIA
8 1 (0.45%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.74%) Windows
2 15 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.62%) Linux
5 8 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.81%) Unix
7 3 (1.36%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.36%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.36%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.36%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.34%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (19.91%) MVC
3 32 (14.48%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (12.22%) ETL
5 16 (7.24%) ITIL
5 16 (7.24%) Migration
5 16 (7.24%) SDLC
6 15 (6.79%) Data Modelling
7 14 (6.33%) Unit Testing
8 13 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
9 12 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (4.98%) Software Engineering
10 11 (4.98%) Web Development
11 10 (4.52%) CRM
11 10 (4.52%) SOA
12 9 (4.07%) OO
12 9 (4.07%) Regression Testing
12 9 (4.07%) System Integration Testing
12 9 (4.07%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 108 (48.87%) SQL
2 88 (39.82%) C#
3 66 (29.86%) JavaScript
4 42 (19.00%) T-SQL
5 23 (10.41%) Java
6 14 (6.33%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.98%) PowerShell
7 11 (4.98%) VBScript
8 7 (3.17%) PHP
9 6 (2.71%) VB
10 5 (2.26%) C++
11 4 (1.81%) C
11 4 (1.81%) Delphi
11 4 (1.81%) VB6
12 2 (0.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.90%) Groovy
12 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.90%) Python
13 1 (0.45%) VBA
13 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (5.88%) Degree
2 12 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.81%) HNC
4 4 (1.81%) HND
5 3 (1.36%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.36%) MCSA
5 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.90%) MCSE
6 2 (0.90%) MCSM
6 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.90%) PMP
6 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.79%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.71%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.26%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.81%) XenApp
4 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.36%) vSphere
4 3 (1.36%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.45%) Firmware
5 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.81%) BladeLogic
1 4 (1.81%) SCCM
2 1 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 87 (39.37%) Microsoft
2 34 (15.38%) Oracle
3 25 (11.31%) VMware
4 14 (6.33%) Dell
5 13 (5.88%) SAP
6 11 (4.98%) Citrix
7 9 (4.07%) HP
8 5 (2.26%) NetApp
8 5 (2.26%) Siemens
9 4 (1.81%) Cisco
9 4 (1.81%) hybris
9 4 (1.81%) Tableau
9 4 (1.81%) Teradata
10 3 (1.36%) Apple
10 3 (1.36%) Brocade
10 3 (1.36%) IBM
10 3 (1.36%) Twitter
11 2 (0.90%) arcserve
11 2 (0.90%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
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