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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 28 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.36% 11.54% 15.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.36% 37.50% 63.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 26
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£313 £315 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +3.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £266 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £405 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 7
Average hourly rate £8.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% -18.03%
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
73 88 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 24.41% 30.77% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 37
Average daily rate £350 £363 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 9
Average hourly rate £8.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -1 14 £325 +3.17% 12
Kegworth - 3 £135 -
Loughborough -5 1 - - 2
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 35 (49.30%) .NET
2 30 (42.25%) C#
3 28 (39.44%) SQL
4 26 (36.62%) HTML
5 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET
5 24 (33.80%) Windows
6 21 (29.58%) CSS
6 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
7 19 (26.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (22.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (22.54%) MVC
8 16 (22.54%) Migration
8 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
9 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
9 13 (18.31%) VB.NET
9 13 (18.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (15.49%) Retail
10 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
10 11 (15.49%) HTML5
11 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
12 9 (12.68%) HP
12 9 (12.68%) VBA
13 8 (11.27%) CSS3
13 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (11.27%) WCF
13 8 (11.27%) VB
13 8 (11.27%) SAN

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.63%) IIS
1 4 (5.63%) Node.js
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) DNN
3 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.86%) MS Office
3 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) SAN
2 4 (5.63%) DHCP
2 4 (5.63%) DNS
3 2 (2.82%) IPv4
3 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.82%) Firewall
3 2 (2.82%) VLAN
3 2 (2.82%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (22.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (18.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (9.86%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (5.63%) CouchDB
6 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.63%) MySQL
7 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.23%) CruiseControl
3 3 (4.23%) Selenium
4 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.41%) CocoaPods
5 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 11 (15.49%) Retail
2 6 (8.45%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Publishing
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Local Government
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (56.34%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.90%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Analyst
5 9 (12.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) VB.NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Data Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Applications Developer
8 6 (8.45%) DBA
8 6 (8.45%) MI Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Storage Specialist
9 5 (7.04%) Server Specialist
9 5 (7.04%) Web Developer
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Administrator
10 4 (5.63%) SQL DBA
11 3 (4.23%) Analyst Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (49.30%) .NET
2 26 (36.62%) HTML
3 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET
4 21 (29.58%) CSS
5 11 (15.49%) HTML5
6 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (11.27%) CSS3
6 8 (11.27%) WinForms
6 8 (11.27%) WCF
6 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
7 7 (9.86%) jQuery
8 6 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 5 (7.04%) JSON
9 5 (7.04%) WPF
9 5 (7.04%) XML
10 4 (5.63%) Web Services
10 4 (5.63%) SAML
10 4 (5.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.82%) Replication
3 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Animation
4 1 (1.41%) iPad
4 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.41%) EPoS
4 1 (1.41%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) DTV
4 1 (1.41%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Phone
3 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
3 4 (5.63%) Linux
3 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) MVC
1 16 (22.54%) Migration
2 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
3 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.04%) Scrum
4 5 (7.04%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.04%) Data Migration
4 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.63%) Service Management
6 3 (4.23%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.23%) Extreme Programming
6 3 (4.23%) TDD
6 3 (4.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (4.23%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.82%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) C#
2 28 (39.44%) SQL
3 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.31%) VB.NET
4 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.68%) VBA
6 8 (11.27%) VB
7 4 (5.63%) Scala
7 4 (5.63%) C++
8 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.82%) VB6
9 2 (2.82%) Java
9 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.41%) PHP
10 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
1 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) HP
3 8 (11.27%) NetApp
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle
5 3 (4.23%) VMware
6 2 (2.82%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.82%) Sun
7 1 (1.41%) Apple
7 1 (1.41%) Remedy
7 1 (1.41%) Altiris
7 1 (1.41%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.41%) Sybase
7 1 (1.41%) SAP
7 1 (1.41%) Trillium
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) Dell
7 1 (1.41%) EMC
7 1 (1.41%) Informatica
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