The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lichfield 9.09% 12.50% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -8.00%
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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 Lichfield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lichfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lichfield 63.64% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.96% -5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Lichfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Lichfield

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Lichfield

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Lichfield

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Lichfield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lichfield 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lichfield 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Report Writer
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView Developer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft