The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 31 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 20 35 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.29% 9.83% 3.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.10% 50.00% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 8
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£400 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £283 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.54%
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 Northamptonshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
83 70 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.81% 19.66% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 36 17
Average daily rate £400 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Northampton -16 9 £381 +22.00% 7
Kettering -1 2 £320 -1.53%
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
5 10 (34.48%) .NET
5 10 (34.48%) C#
5 10 (34.48%) HTML
6 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
6 9 (31.03%) ETL
7 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
8 7 (24.14%) CSS
8 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
8 7 (24.14%) HTML5
8 7 (24.14%) jQuery
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (20.69%) CSS3
9 6 (20.69%) Web Development
9 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
9 6 (20.69%) Windows
10 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (17.24%) Apache Hive
10 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
10 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
10 5 (17.24%) Apache Pig
11 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
12 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (17.24%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.45%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (17.24%) Apache Hive
4 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
4 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
6 3 (10.34%) DTS
6 3 (10.34%) MySQL
6 3 (10.34%) OLAP
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (10.34%) Big Data
7 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 6 (20.69%) DBA
4 4 (13.79%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.90%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
1 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
3 7 (24.14%) CSS
3 7 (24.14%) HTML5
3 7 (24.14%) jQuery
4 6 (20.69%) CSS3
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (10.34%) XML
5 3 (10.34%) SOAP
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.90%) Silverlight
6 2 (6.90%) WCF
6 2 (6.90%) JSF
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) JSP
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) NHS
1 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.45%) Clustering
1 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ETL
2 6 (20.69%) Web Development
3 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.34%) MVC
4 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Web Design
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.45%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 10 (34.48%) C#
4 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) HDFS
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.90%) hybris
4 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Facebook
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter
4 1 (3.45%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.45%) Akamai
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