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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 25 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 9.33% 13.17% 13.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.82% 53.66% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 18
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£288 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £164 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-18.03% +18.53%
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
44 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 16.42% 24.55% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 28
Average daily rate £288 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £178 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £375 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 20 £300 +26.31% 7
Diss - 1 £325 -
Thetford - - - -
Wymondham - - - -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 33 (71.74%) .NET
2 30 (65.22%) C#
3 20 (43.48%) SQL
4 17 (36.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 12 (26.09%) VB.NET
6 12 (26.09%) HTML
7 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
7 11 (23.91%) CSS
7 11 (23.91%) Windows
7 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
8 10 (21.74%) MVC
8 10 (21.74%) VB
8 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
9 9 (19.57%) Web Services
9 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (17.39%) jQuery
11 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
12 6 (13.04%) XHTML
12 6 (13.04%) TDD
12 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (13.04%) WCF
12 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
12 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
13 5 (10.87%) Software Architecture
13 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (4.35%) IIS
1 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
1 2 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LDAP
1 1 (2.17%) Broadband
1 1 (2.17%) DHCP
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) DB2
5 1 (2.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) MSI
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.17%) Electronics
1 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (73.91%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (15.22%) VB.NET Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.35%) VB Developer
9 2 (4.35%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (4.35%) VB6 Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Programmer
9 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (4.35%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.17%) VB.NET Programmer
10 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 1 (2.17%) Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (71.74%) .NET
2 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 12 (26.09%) HTML
4 11 (23.91%) CSS
4 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
5 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (19.57%) Web Services
6 8 (17.39%) jQuery
7 6 (13.04%) WCF
7 6 (13.04%) XHTML
8 5 (10.87%) Ajax
8 5 (10.87%) LINQ
8 5 (10.87%) REST
8 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (6.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (6.52%) WinForms
9 3 (6.52%) WPF
10 2 (4.35%) RESTful
10 2 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) NHS
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Web 2.0
2 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) MVC
2 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) TDD
3 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) OOP
4 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
4 5 (10.87%) Software Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.52%) OO
6 3 (6.52%) CRM
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum
7 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) C#
2 20 (43.48%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) VB.NET
4 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
5 10 (21.74%) VB
5 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.52%) VB6
7 2 (4.35%) C
8 1 (2.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) Java
8 1 (2.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) MCTS
2 3 (6.52%) MCITP
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) OpenView
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.17%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Tableau
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) Lotus
4 1 (2.17%) Symantec
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
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