The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 36 56 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.86% 15.86% 22.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.37% 68.29% 67.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 29
Median daily rate £275 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £375 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 23
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.89 £32.10 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +1.90%
SQL Server
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
83 82 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 29.64% 23.23% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 50
Median daily rate £300 £300 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £380 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 26
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Leicester -7 17 £300 -1.63% 3
Kegworth - 5 £130 -
Hinckley - 1 £263 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 79 (75.24%) .NET
2 58 (55.24%) C#
3 49 (46.67%) SQL
4 46 (43.81%) Windows
5 43 (40.95%) HTML
6 34 (32.38%) Microsoft
6 34 (32.38%) HTML5
7 33 (31.43%) CSS
8 32 (30.48%) ASP.NET
9 31 (29.52%) Oracle
10 30 (28.57%) Visual Studio
11 29 (27.62%) MVC
12 27 (25.71%) Windows Server
13 25 (23.81%) JavaScript
14 24 (22.86%) .NET Framework
15 23 (21.90%) TCP/IP
16 22 (20.95%) E-Commerce
16 22 (20.95%) Siemens
16 22 (20.95%) High Availability
16 22 (20.95%) AngularJS
17 21 (20.00%) Modbus
17 21 (20.00%) Relational Database
17 21 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
20 17 (16.19%) RESTful
20 17 (16.19%) jQuery
21 16 (15.24%) Retail
21 16 (15.24%) MongoDB
22 15 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 14 (13.33%) Node.js
2 9 (8.57%) DNN
3 6 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.90%) IIS
5 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.95%) CICS
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) IaaS
2 2 (1.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.90%) TCP/IP
2 21 (20.00%) Modbus
3 4 (3.81%) Network Security
4 3 (2.86%) Firewall
4 3 (2.86%) LAN
4 3 (2.86%) Wireless
5 2 (1.90%) DHCP
5 2 (1.90%) DNS
5 2 (1.90%) Internet
5 2 (1.90%) Intranet
5 2 (1.90%) WAN
6 1 (0.95%) IPv4
6 1 (0.95%) PBX
6 1 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.95%) SAN
6 1 (0.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (15.24%) MongoDB
3 15 (14.29%) CouchDB
3 15 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (7.62%) DB2
6 4 (3.81%) MySQL
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.95%) Easytrieve
9 1 (0.95%) Essbase
9 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.95%) IMS/DB
9 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.57%) CruiseControl
2 9 (8.57%) Selenium
2 9 (8.57%) SoapUI
3 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.86%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.86%) PhpStorm
4 3 (2.86%) Subversion
5 2 (1.90%) NUnit
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.95%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (15.24%) Retail
2 5 (4.76%) Banking
2 5 (4.76%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.86%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.90%) French Language
4 2 (1.90%) German Language
4 2 (1.90%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (79.05%) Developer
2 52 (49.52%) .NET Developer
3 43 (40.95%) C# Developer
4 34 (32.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (18.10%) SQL Developer
6 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 11 (10.48%) Applications Developer
8 10 (9.52%) C# WCF Developer
8 10 (9.52%) WCF Developer
9 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (8.57%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.67%) Analyst
11 6 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
12 5 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
12 5 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
13 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 4 (3.81%) Development Manager
13 4 (3.81%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (75.24%) .NET
2 43 (40.95%) HTML
3 34 (32.38%) HTML5
4 33 (31.43%) CSS
5 32 (30.48%) ASP.NET
6 24 (22.86%) .NET Framework
7 22 (20.95%) AngularJS
8 20 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (16.19%) jQuery
10 17 (16.19%) RESTful
11 14 (13.33%) CSS3
11 14 (13.33%) WCF
12 13 (12.38%) Aurelia
12 13 (12.38%) SAML
13 10 (9.52%) XHTML
14 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (6.67%) Web Services
16 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 5 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 7 (6.67%) AS400
2 7 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.71%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (3.81%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.81%) Life Science
5 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.86%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.90%) CMDB
6 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.95%) Replication
7 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.95%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 46 (43.81%) Windows
2 27 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 15 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 12 (11.43%) Windows Phone
5 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.95%) Linux
8 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.62%) MVC
2 22 (20.95%) E-Commerce
2 22 (20.95%) High Availability
3 21 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.52%) Scrum
5 9 (8.57%) Web Design
6 8 (7.62%) Logistics
7 7 (6.67%) TDD
8 5 (4.76%) OO
8 5 (4.76%) WFM
9 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.81%) CRM
9 4 (3.81%) ERP
9 4 (3.81%) ETL
9 4 (3.81%) ITIL
9 4 (3.81%) Web Development
10 3 (2.86%) MVVM
11 2 (1.90%) BDD
11 2 (1.90%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (1.90%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 58 (55.24%) C#
2 49 (46.67%) SQL
3 25 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.57%) VB.NET
5 7 (6.67%) VB
6 6 (5.71%) PHP
7 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.81%) Java
9 3 (2.86%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.90%) C++
10 2 (1.90%) Perl
10 2 (1.90%) Python
10 2 (1.90%) Ruby
11 1 (0.95%) C
11 1 (0.95%) COBOL
11 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.95%) Scala
11 1 (0.95%) VB6
11 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.90%) Degree
1 2 (1.90%) MCSE
1 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) Control-M
2 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (32.38%) Microsoft
2 31 (29.52%) Oracle
3 22 (20.95%) Siemens
4 10 (9.52%) IBM
5 4 (3.81%) Cisco
5 4 (3.81%) VMware
6 3 (2.86%) Cognos
6 3 (2.86%) Dell
6 3 (2.86%) HP
7 2 (1.90%) Citrix
8 1 (0.95%) Calypso
8 1 (0.95%) EMC
8 1 (0.95%) SAP
8 1 (0.95%) Sun
8 1 (0.95%) Sybase
8 1 (0.95%) Tableau
8 1 (0.95%) Unisys
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