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 26 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 32 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.36% 14.42% 16.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.38% 63.89% 63.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 21
Median daily rate £244 £295 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.37% +1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £146 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £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 12
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.45% -7.00%
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
69 72 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.64% 22.57% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 41
Median daily rate £300 £300 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £140 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £350 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 15
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -11 13 £300 - 14
Kegworth 0 4 £151 +26.04%
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 47 (66.20%) .NET
2 35 (49.30%) C#
3 32 (45.07%) HTML
4 31 (43.66%) SQL
5 28 (39.44%) HTML5
6 26 (36.62%) CSS
6 26 (36.62%) Windows
7 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET
8 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
9 17 (23.94%) jQuery
9 17 (23.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (22.54%) MVC
11 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
12 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
12 13 (18.31%) CSS3
13 12 (16.90%) AngularJS
14 11 (15.49%) RESTful
14 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (15.49%) Retail
14 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (14.08%) Windows 10
15 10 (14.08%) WCF
15 10 (14.08%) Windows Phone
15 10 (14.08%) MongoDB
15 10 (14.08%) VB.NET
16 9 (12.68%) T-SQL
16 9 (12.68%) Node.js
16 9 (12.68%) CouchDB
16 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (12.68%) 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 6 (8.45%) DNN
2 2 (2.82%) IIS
2 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.41%) CICS
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Internet
1 5 (7.04%) Network Security
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) Modbus
2 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.82%) DHCP
3 2 (2.82%) DNS
3 2 (2.82%) LAN
3 2 (2.82%) WAN
3 2 (2.82%) Wireless
4 1 (1.41%) Intranet
4 1 (1.41%) IPv4
4 1 (1.41%) PBX
4 1 (1.41%) SAN
4 1 (1.41%) VLAN
4 1 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) MongoDB
2 9 (12.68%) CouchDB
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.04%) MySQL
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.63%) DB2
4 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.41%) Easytrieve
6 1 (1.41%) Essbase
6 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.41%) IMS/DB
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.41%) QlikView
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.45%) CruiseControl
2 6 (8.45%) Selenium
2 6 (8.45%) SoapUI
3 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.63%) Mercurial
3 4 (5.63%) NUnit
3 4 (5.63%) PhpStorm
3 4 (5.63%) Subversion
3 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (15.49%) Retail
2 5 (7.04%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.82%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) French Language
5 1 (1.41%) German Language
5 1 (1.41%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (71.83%) Developer
2 27 (38.03%) .NET Developer
3 21 (29.58%) C# Developer
4 16 (22.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (19.72%) SQL Developer
6 10 (14.08%) Applications Developer
7 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (9.86%) C# WCF Developer
8 7 (9.86%) WCF Developer
9 6 (8.45%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
10 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Developer
11 4 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (5.63%) Analyst
11 4 (5.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.63%) PHP Developer
12 3 (4.23%) C# Software Developer
12 3 (4.23%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (66.20%) .NET
2 32 (45.07%) HTML
3 28 (39.44%) HTML5
4 26 (36.62%) CSS
5 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET
6 17 (23.94%) jQuery
6 17 (23.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (18.31%) CSS3
8 12 (16.90%) AngularJS
9 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (15.49%) RESTful
10 10 (14.08%) WCF
11 9 (12.68%) Node.js
12 8 (11.27%) Aurelia
13 6 (8.45%) SAML
13 6 (8.45%) XHTML
14 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
14 5 (7.04%) Ajax
15 4 (5.63%) PostGIS
15 4 (5.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Algorithms
2 5 (7.04%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.23%) AS400
3 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) CMDB
4 2 (2.82%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.41%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.62%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Windows 10
2 10 (14.08%) Windows Phone
3 9 (12.68%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.63%) Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Unix
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) MVC
2 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
3 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.45%) Web Design
5 5 (7.04%) CRM
5 5 (7.04%) ERP
5 5 (7.04%) Migration
5 5 (7.04%) Web Development
6 4 (5.63%) ITIL
6 4 (5.63%) OO
6 4 (5.63%) Scrum
6 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.23%) DevOps
7 3 (4.23%) High Availability
8 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.82%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.82%) ETL
8 2 (2.82%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) C#
2 31 (43.66%) SQL
3 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.08%) VB.NET
5 9 (12.68%) T-SQL
6 8 (11.27%) PHP
7 5 (7.04%) Java
7 5 (7.04%) VB
8 4 (5.63%) PHP 5
8 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.63%) VBScript
9 3 (4.23%) C++
10 1 (1.41%) C
10 1 (1.41%) COBOL
10 1 (1.41%) Scala
10 1 (1.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.82%) MCSE
2 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.41%) Firmware
4 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Control-M
2 1 (1.41%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.27%) Oracle
3 7 (9.86%) Citrix
4 6 (8.45%) IBM
5 4 (5.63%) VMware
6 3 (4.23%) HP
6 3 (4.23%) Siemens
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco
7 2 (2.82%) Dell
7 2 (2.82%) SAP
8 1 (1.41%) Calypso
8 1 (1.41%) NetApp
8 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.41%) Sophos
8 1 (1.41%) Sybase
8 1 (1.41%) Tableau
8 1 (1.41%) Unisys
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