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 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 15 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 8 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.52% 10.19% 15.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.53% 37.21% 41.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 8
Median daily rate £300 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £385 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £30.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +36.66%
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
34 43 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 23.45% 27.39% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 32
Median daily rate £413 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 12
Median hourly rate £27.00 - £37.50
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 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 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 16 (57.14%) .NET
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) HTML
3 12 (42.86%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) HTML5
5 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 10 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (32.14%) Windows Phone
6 9 (32.14%) Windows 10
6 9 (32.14%) RESTful
6 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.00%) CouchDB
8 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 7 (25.00%) Node.js
8 7 (25.00%) Aurelia
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (17.86%) jQuery
10 5 (17.86%) IBM
10 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.86%) Citrix
10 5 (17.86%) CSS
11 4 (14.29%) ITIL
11 4 (14.29%) SAML
11 4 (14.29%) MVC
11 4 (14.29%) WinForms
11 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (14.29%) NUnit

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 (3.57%) Documentum
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
1 3 (10.71%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) Modbus
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) CouchDB
1 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) QlikView
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) NUnit
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Applications Developer
3 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 14 (50.00%) HTML
3 11 (39.29%) HTML5
4 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 10 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (32.14%) RESTful
6 7 (25.00%) Aurelia
6 7 (25.00%) Node.js
7 5 (17.86%) CSS
7 5 (17.86%) jQuery
8 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 4 (14.29%) SAML
8 4 (14.29%) WinForms
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
10 2 (7.14%) JSON
10 2 (7.14%) SOAP
10 2 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (3.57%) AS400
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows 10
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Phone
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Unix
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL
1 4 (14.29%) MVC
2 3 (10.71%) CRM
2 3 (10.71%) ERP
2 3 (10.71%) Web Development
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.14%) Content Development
3 2 (7.14%) IT Governance
3 2 (7.14%) Server Building
3 2 (7.14%) Software Audit
3 2 (7.14%) TDD
3 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Logistics
4 1 (3.57%) MVVM
4 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Scrum
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) PHP
4 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) VBScript
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
2 5 (17.86%) IBM
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Dell
4 2 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Siemens
5 1 (3.57%) Sophos
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Rate: From £25,700 to £55,750 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago