The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 7.89% 11.67% 7.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.00% 63.64% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate £450 £230 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -13.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.10 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.33% +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 Lincolnshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 26.32% 18.33% 38.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 10
Average daily rate £350 £350 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £188 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Exinda
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 2 (18.18%) Doctrine
4 2 (18.18%) React
4 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 2 (18.18%) LAMP
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) LAN

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 2 (18.18%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) Doctrine
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (18.18%) LAMP
4 2 (18.18%) React
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) Symfony
4 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) Zend Framework
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) HP Storage
2 1 (9.09%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) MVC
1 3 (27.27%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) OOP
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) Exinda
1 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Zend
3 1 (9.09%) Altiris
3 1 (9.09%) HP
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