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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 7.79% 13.18% 19.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.86% 54.84% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 11
Median daily rate £288 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £425 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.58 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+38.62% +2.17%
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
28 31 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 18.18% 24.03% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 33
Median daily rate £360 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.83% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 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 (62.07%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) .NET
3 13 (44.83%) HTML
4 11 (37.93%) C#
4 11 (37.93%) HTML5
5 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
6 9 (31.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Phone
6 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (31.03%) Windows 10
6 9 (31.03%) RESTful
7 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 7 (24.14%) CouchDB
8 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (24.14%) Aurelia
8 7 (24.14%) Node.js
8 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
9 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.24%) IBM
10 5 (17.24%) Citrix
11 4 (13.79%) SAML
11 4 (13.79%) CSS
11 4 (13.79%) ITIL
11 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (13.79%) jQuery
11 4 (13.79%) MVC
11 4 (13.79%) VMware
11 4 (13.79%) WinForms

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 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
1 3 (10.34%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) DHCP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (3.45%) IPv4
3 1 (3.45%) PBX
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) VLAN
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) CouchDB
1 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) QlikView
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) NUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) French Language
2 1 (3.45%) German Language
2 1 (3.45%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Applications Developer
3 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) WinForms Developer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Field Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) HTML
3 11 (37.93%) HTML5
4 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (31.03%) RESTful
5 9 (31.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (24.14%) Aurelia
6 7 (24.14%) Node.js
7 4 (13.79%) CSS
7 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 4 (13.79%) SAML
7 4 (13.79%) WinForms
8 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
8 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
8 3 (10.34%) Web Services
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (6.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.34%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) AS400
2 2 (6.90%) CMDB
2 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows 10
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Phone
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Unix
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL
1 4 (13.79%) MVC
2 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.34%) CRM
2 3 (10.34%) ERP
2 3 (10.34%) Web Development
3 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.90%) Content Development
3 2 (6.90%) IT Governance
3 2 (6.90%) Logistics
3 2 (6.90%) Server Building
3 2 (6.90%) Software Audit
3 2 (6.90%) TDD
3 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.45%) BDD
4 1 (3.45%) MVVM
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VBScript
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) COBOL
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Citrix
2 5 (17.24%) IBM
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) Dell
5 2 (6.90%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Sophos
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