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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 13 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 28 69 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.86% 25.56% 8.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.00% 61.06% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 15
Median daily rate £300 £288 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.43% -20.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £360 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.45 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.53% -10.00%

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
50 113 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.19% 41.85% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 53 39
Median daily rate £350 £293 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £422 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £39.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.20% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -2 13 £301 +2.73% 16
Hinckley - 1 - - 1
Loughborough - 1 - - 1
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 42 (73.68%) C#
2 41 (71.93%) .NET
3 29 (50.88%) SQL
3 29 (50.88%) ASP.NET
3 29 (50.88%) MVC
4 28 (49.12%) CSS
4 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
5 26 (45.61%) HTML
6 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
7 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (35.09%) jQuery
9 17 (29.82%) T-SQL
10 16 (28.07%) Web Services
11 15 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (22.81%) .NET Framework
13 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (19.30%) Finance
15 9 (15.79%) Windows
15 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
16 8 (14.04%) Ajax
16 8 (14.04%) SOAP
16 8 (14.04%) XML
16 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
17 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
17 7 (12.28%) XSD
17 7 (12.28%) XSLT

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 5 (8.77%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.75%) Documentum
3 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.77%) Wireless
3 4 (7.02%) DHCP
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
3 4 (7.02%) LAN
3 4 (7.02%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (3.51%) Modbus
4 2 (3.51%) SAN
5 1 (1.75%) Firewall
5 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.75%) NAS
5 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.75%) Big Data
7 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.75%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.75%) OLAP
7 1 (1.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) NUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Advertising
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Local Government
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (82.46%) Developer
2 28 (49.12%) .NET Developer
3 27 (47.37%) C# Developer
4 21 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 14 (24.56%) SQL Developer
7 13 (22.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (19.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (19.30%) Senior Developer
8 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Developer
9 9 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (14.04%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 8 (14.04%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (14.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 8 (14.04%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (14.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 8 (14.04%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (71.93%) .NET
2 29 (50.88%) ASP.NET
3 28 (49.12%) CSS
4 26 (45.61%) HTML
5 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (35.09%) jQuery
7 16 (28.07%) Web Services
8 13 (22.81%) .NET Framework
9 8 (14.04%) Ajax
9 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (14.04%) SOAP
9 8 (14.04%) XML
10 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.28%) Entity Framework
10 7 (12.28%) XHTML
10 7 (12.28%) XSD
10 7 (12.28%) XSLT
11 4 (7.02%) HTML5
12 3 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Blockchain
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) EPoS
2 4 (7.02%) User Experience
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) DataPower
4 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) MVC
2 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.28%) TDD
4 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.53%) Scrum
5 5 (8.77%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.26%) ETL
7 3 (5.26%) Logistics
7 3 (5.26%) Migration
8 2 (3.51%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.51%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.51%) ERP
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.51%) Project Management
8 2 (3.51%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) SDLC
8 2 (3.51%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) C#
2 29 (50.88%) SQL
3 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
4 17 (29.82%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.02%) VBScript
6 3 (5.26%) Delphi
6 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.51%) VB
8 1 (1.75%) Java
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) VB6
8 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.75%) MCSD
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.75%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) HP
4 4 (7.02%) Dell
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco
5 3 (5.26%) Siemens
5 3 (5.26%) Sun
6 2 (3.51%) VMware
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix
7 1 (1.75%) Ektron
7 1 (1.75%) EMC
7 1 (1.75%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.75%) Google
7 1 (1.75%) Remedy
7 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.75%) Sophos
7 1 (1.75%) Sybase
7 1 (1.75%) Tableau
7 1 (1.75%) Veeam
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