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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 7.36% 10.67% 17.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 27.91% 40.00% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 8
Median daily rate £363 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.76 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.94% +41.15%
SQL Server
Leicestershire

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
43 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 26.38% 26.67% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 25
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 13
Median hourly rate £27.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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
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 27 September 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 18 (69.23%) C#
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Windows
6 9 (34.62%) CSS
6 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
6 9 (34.62%) jQuery
7 8 (30.77%) MVC
7 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (23.08%) HTML5
9 6 (23.08%) SOAP
9 6 (23.08%) Web Services
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
10 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (19.23%) XML
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (15.38%) Ajax
11 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (15.38%) NUnit
11 4 (15.38%) RESTful
11 4 (15.38%) XSD
11 4 (15.38%) XSLT

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 1 (3.85%) Documentum
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
1 2 (7.69%) Modbus
1 2 (7.69%) Network Security
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (11.54%) CouchDB
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) QlikView
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) NUnit
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) C# Developer
3 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Developer
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Developer
5 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (19.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (15.38%) HTML Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 9 (34.62%) jQuery
4 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
4 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (23.08%) HTML5
5 6 (23.08%) SOAP
5 6 (23.08%) Web Services
6 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (19.23%) XML
7 4 (15.38%) Ajax
7 4 (15.38%) RESTful
7 4 (15.38%) WinForms
7 4 (15.38%) XHTML
7 4 (15.38%) XSD
7 4 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Phone
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 2 (7.69%) ERP
3 2 (7.69%) Logistics
3 2 (7.69%) TDD
3 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (3.85%) BDD
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) ETL
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) MVVM
4 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) VBScript
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) VB6
6 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
1 1 (3.85%) MCSA
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Siemens
4 1 (3.85%) Sophos
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
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