The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.08% 18.07% 10.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.82% 69.77% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 13
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£563 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £147 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £329 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+13.36% +10.26%
SQL Server
East of England

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 Norfolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 8.63% 25.90% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 16
Average daily rate £403 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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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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
Norwich -11 7 £625 +108.33% 9
Thetford - - - -
Diss - - - -
Great Yarmouth - - - -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Symantec
4 4 (30.77%) Sophos
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Blue Coat
4 4 (30.77%) ProxySG
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) EDMS
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Regular Expression
5 3 (23.08%) Lumension
5 3 (23.08%) Splunk
5 3 (23.08%) AlgoSec
5 3 (23.08%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) EDMS
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) CorVu
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Data Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Regular Expression
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) zOS
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ETL
1 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Data Security
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) SIEM
2 1 (7.69%) Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Database Security
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) ProxySG
3 1 (7.69%) ACF2
3 1 (7.69%) RACF
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Symantec
3 4 (30.77%) Sophos
3 4 (30.77%) Blue Coat
4 3 (23.08%) Splunk
4 3 (23.08%) Lumension
4 3 (23.08%) AlgoSec
4 3 (23.08%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
5 1 (7.69%) Cognos