The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 8 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 46 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 11.93% 29.11% 10.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.17% 63.89% 42.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 11
Median daily rate £301 £293 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £277 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £351 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -11.76%

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 Leicester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 72 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 22.02% 45.57% 24.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 26
Median daily rate £360 £293 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £550 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £42.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester 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 Leicester

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 21 (77.78%) C#
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) MVC
3 16 (59.26%) SQL
4 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
6 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
7 11 (40.74%) jQuery
7 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (40.74%) CSS
7 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
7 11 (40.74%) HTML
8 10 (37.04%) Web Services
8 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (29.63%) XML
10 8 (29.63%) SOAP
10 8 (29.63%) Ajax
11 7 (25.93%) XSD
11 7 (25.93%) XSLT
11 7 (25.93%) XHTML
12 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
13 5 (18.52%) Windows
13 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
13 5 (18.52%) Advertising
13 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
14 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Documentum
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) DHCP
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (11.11%) Wireless
3 2 (7.41%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) NUnit
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Advertising
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) .NET Developer
3 14 (51.85%) C# Developer
4 13 (48.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Developer
6 8 (29.63%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (29.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (29.63%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Software Developer
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (40.74%) CSS
4 11 (40.74%) HTML
4 11 (40.74%) jQuery
5 10 (37.04%) Web Services
6 8 (29.63%) Ajax
6 8 (29.63%) SOAP
6 8 (29.63%) XML
7 7 (25.93%) XHTML
7 7 (25.93%) XSD
7 7 (25.93%) XSLT
8 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (7.41%) RESTful
8 2 (7.41%) WCF
8 2 (7.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) EPoS
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) MVC
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Logistics
4 2 (7.41%) ETL
4 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) SDLC
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) ITSM
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) SOLID
5 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 3 (11.11%) VBScript
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCSD
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Dell
2 3 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Siemens
2 3 (11.11%) Sun
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
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