The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Norfolk region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 30 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 18.29% 11.33% 15.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.77% 82.14% 66.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 31
Average daily rate £300 £288 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £453 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+14.54% +6.79%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
43 28 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 26.22% 13.79% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 45
Average daily rate £288 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +16 19 £300 +20.00% 5
Great Yarmouth - 2 - - 1
Dereham - - - -
Thetford - - - -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 32 (62.75%) .NET
2 27 (52.94%) C#
3 19 (37.25%) SQL
4 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 16 (31.37%) CSS
5 16 (31.37%) HTML
6 15 (29.41%) Windows
6 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (23.53%) MVC
7 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
7 12 (23.53%) VB.NET
8 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
8 10 (19.61%) Web Services
9 9 (17.65%) XHTML
9 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (17.65%) jQuery
10 8 (15.69%) Oracle
10 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (15.69%) WCF
11 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
11 7 (13.73%) Multithreading
12 6 (11.76%) OOP
12 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (9.80%) Ajax
13 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (9.80%) LINQ
13 5 (9.80%) OO
13 5 (9.80%) Java
13 5 (9.80%) Software Architecture

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) SAN
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) Broadband
2 1 (1.96%) DHCP
2 1 (1.96%) FTP
2 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.84%) MySQL
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) MarkLogic
6 2 (3.92%) Triplestore
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.96%) MS Access
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.96%) DB2
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) Ant
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.92%) Publishing
2 1 (1.96%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 21 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 13 (25.49%) C# Developer
4 12 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Analyst
5 8 (15.69%) VB.NET Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Software Developer
6 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Data Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (7.84%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Windows Server Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) Report Developer
9 2 (3.92%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (3.92%) Server Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Programmer
9 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) .NET
2 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 16 (31.37%) CSS
3 16 (31.37%) HTML
4 10 (19.61%) Web Services
5 9 (17.65%) XHTML
5 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (17.65%) jQuery
6 8 (15.69%) WCF
7 5 (9.80%) Ajax
7 5 (9.80%) LINQ
7 5 (9.80%) REST
7 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (7.84%) J2EE
8 4 (7.84%) WPF
8 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
8 4 (7.84%) Spring
8 4 (7.84%) WinForms
9 3 (5.88%) JSTL
9 3 (5.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) NHS
2 2 (3.92%) Semantic Web
2 2 (3.92%) Celerra
2 2 (3.92%) Informatics
2 2 (3.92%) CLARiiON
2 2 (3.92%) EMC Centera
2 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.96%) UNIX
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) MVC
2 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) Multithreading
4 6 (11.76%) OOP
5 5 (9.80%) OO
5 5 (9.80%) Software Architecture
6 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.84%) UML
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.84%) TDD
7 3 (5.88%) ITIL
8 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
8 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.92%) ERP
8 2 (3.92%) Web Development
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.92%) Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) C#
2 19 (37.25%) SQL
3 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 12 (23.53%) VB.NET
4 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.80%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.92%) XQuery
7 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.96%) Delphi
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) MCTS
2 1 (1.96%) MCITP
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.88%) XenApp
2 2 (3.92%) vSphere
2 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.92%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) EMC
3 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.96%) Cognos
4 1 (1.96%) Symantec
4 1 (1.96%) Sophos
4 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.96%) Tableau
Norwich
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Norwich
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Norfolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £120.00 - £160.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago