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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 147 177 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.00% 11.40% 7.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.69% 49.58% 39.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 112 73
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £275 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
- +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.06% -6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £24.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.75% +2.08%
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
390 357 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.88% 22.99% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 223 185
Median daily rate £365 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £37.50 £17.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -6 44 £363 +3.57% 25
Derbyshire +2 34 £275 -26.66% 9
Leicestershire -10 32 £360 +23.07% 19
Nottinghamshire 0 30 £350 +21.73% 33
Lincolnshire -10 1 - - 2
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 115 (45.63%) SQL
2 108 (42.86%) .NET
3 102 (40.48%) Microsoft
4 95 (37.70%) C#
5 75 (29.76%) Business Intelligence
6 67 (26.59%) JavaScript
6 67 (26.59%) MVC
7 54 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 54 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 54 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 54 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 47 (18.65%) CSS
9 45 (17.86%) Oracle
10 44 (17.46%) HTML
10 44 (17.46%) Windows
11 41 (16.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 41 (16.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 40 (15.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 40 (15.87%) .NET Framework
12 40 (15.87%) Finance
12 40 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (15.48%) T-SQL
14 38 (15.08%) Web Services
14 38 (15.08%) VMware
15 37 (14.68%) Power BI
16 35 (13.89%) Entity Framework
17 34 (13.49%) jQuery
18 32 (12.70%) Relational Database
18 32 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
19 31 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC

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 13 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (2.38%) CMS
3 6 (2.38%) IIS
3 6 (2.38%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.98%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.59%) SAS
5 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.79%) JBoss
8 1 (0.40%) Documentum
8 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.40%) WinCC
Applications
1 54 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.38%) MS Office
3 4 (1.59%) MS Project
3 4 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.59%) Demantra
2 4 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.40%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.40%) Magento
5 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.75%) Boomi
2 7 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.98%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (1.19%) Office 365
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.40%) IaaS
5 1 (0.40%) PaaS
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.14%) DHCP
1 18 (7.14%) DNS
2 9 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.78%) LAN
4 6 (2.38%) SAN
5 5 (1.98%) Wireless
6 4 (1.59%) WAN
7 3 (1.19%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.79%) Firewall
8 2 (0.79%) Modbus
8 2 (0.79%) Network Security
9 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.40%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 54 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 41 (16.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 41 (16.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 37 (14.68%) Power BI
4 32 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (12.70%) Relational Database
5 29 (11.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 19 (7.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (6.75%) SQL Server 2016
9 13 (5.16%) Microsoft Power View
10 12 (4.76%) Oracle Database
10 12 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (2.38%) DTS
12 6 (2.38%) PowerPivot
13 5 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.59%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 40 (15.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.57%) MSTest
4 6 (2.38%) Selenium
5 4 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.59%) JDeveloper
5 4 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.19%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.19%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.19%) JBehave
6 3 (1.19%) JIRA
6 3 (1.19%) JUnit
6 3 (1.19%) Maven
6 3 (1.19%) NUnit
6 3 (1.19%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 40 (15.87%) Finance
2 30 (11.90%) Manufacturing
3 12 (4.76%) Banking
4 10 (3.97%) Retail
5 6 (2.38%) Advertising
6 5 (1.98%) Publishing
7 4 (1.59%) Marketing
8 3 (1.19%) Legal
8 3 (1.19%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 131 (51.98%) Developer
2 62 (24.60%) .NET Developer
3 44 (17.46%) C# Developer
4 35 (13.89%) SQL Developer
5 30 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (9.92%) Architect
7 24 (9.52%) Analyst
8 22 (8.73%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 19 (7.54%) Consultant
11 17 (6.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (6.35%) SQL Server Developer
13 14 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 14 (5.56%) Designer
13 14 (5.56%) Senior Developer
13 14 (5.56%) Software Developer
14 13 (5.16%) JavaScript Developer
15 12 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
15 12 (4.76%) Integration Consultant
15 12 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (42.86%) .NET
2 54 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 47 (18.65%) CSS
4 44 (17.46%) HTML
5 40 (15.87%) .NET Framework
6 38 (15.08%) Web Services
7 35 (13.89%) Entity Framework
8 34 (13.49%) jQuery
9 31 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (8.73%) AngularJS
11 21 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (7.94%) WCF
13 18 (7.14%) XML
14 13 (5.16%) XSLT
15 12 (4.76%) Ajax
15 12 (4.76%) HTML5
16 11 (4.37%) LINQ
17 10 (3.97%) D3.js
18 9 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 9 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 9 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.17%) Blockchain
5 5 (1.98%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.59%) Clustering
6 4 (1.59%) Data Extraction
6 4 (1.59%) DataPower
6 4 (1.59%) iPad
6 4 (1.59%) User Experience
7 3 (1.19%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.19%) EPoS
8 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.40%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 44 (17.46%) Windows
2 23 (9.13%) Windows Server
3 19 (7.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (5.95%) Linux
4 15 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.17%) Unix
6 8 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.98%) HPUX
8 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.19%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.19%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.19%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.40%) AIX
9 1 (0.40%) Android
9 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (29.76%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (26.59%) MVC
3 40 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (10.32%) ITIL
6 25 (9.92%) ETL
7 23 (9.13%) Migration
8 19 (7.54%) Web Development
9 18 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 18 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
10 16 (6.35%) Continuous Deployment
10 16 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (5.95%) Mentoring
11 15 (5.95%) TDD
11 15 (5.95%) TOGAF
12 14 (5.56%) Coaching
12 14 (5.56%) Scrum
13 12 (4.76%) Data Modelling
13 12 (4.76%) Functional Testing
13 12 (4.76%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (45.63%) SQL
2 95 (37.70%) C#
3 67 (26.59%) JavaScript
4 39 (15.48%) T-SQL
5 18 (7.14%) Java
6 9 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.17%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.17%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.98%) PHP
9 4 (1.59%) Delphi
9 4 (1.59%) VB
10 3 (1.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (1.19%) Python
10 3 (1.19%) VBScript
11 2 (0.79%) C++
11 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.79%) VB6
11 2 (0.79%) VBA
12 1 (0.40%) Korn
12 1 (0.40%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 23 (9.13%) Degree
1 23 (9.13%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.98%) HNC
3 5 (1.98%) HND
4 3 (1.19%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MCSA
6 1 (0.40%) MCSD
6 1 (0.40%) MCSE
6 1 (0.40%) MCSM
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.40%) PMP
6 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.97%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 30 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 16 (6.35%) Virtual Servers
3 14 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.98%) vSphere
6 4 (1.59%) XenApp
6 4 (1.59%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.40%) Firmware
7 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (4.37%) SCCM
2 4 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 102 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 45 (17.86%) Oracle
3 38 (15.08%) VMware
4 20 (7.94%) Dell
5 19 (7.54%) Siemens
6 15 (5.95%) HP
7 9 (3.57%) SAP
8 8 (3.17%) NetApp
9 6 (2.38%) Citrix
10 4 (1.59%) Cisco
10 4 (1.59%) hybris
10 4 (1.59%) Teradata
11 3 (1.19%) Apple
11 3 (1.19%) Brocade
11 3 (1.19%) IBM
11 3 (1.19%) Perforce
11 3 (1.19%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.79%) Sun
12 2 (0.79%) Tableau
13 1 (0.40%) Meraki
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