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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 26 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 17 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.33% 5.93% 6.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.64% 38.18% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 8
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£344 £290 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.53% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £310 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.94% -17.27%
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
69 55 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.56% 15.54% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 31 24
Average daily rate £450 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -5 12 £350 +25.00% 7
Kettering - 1 £300 - 1
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 9 (25.71%) ETL
6 9 (25.71%) Windows
7 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) CRM
10 5 (14.29%) ITIL
10 5 (14.29%) C#
10 5 (14.29%) .NET
10 5 (14.29%) Change Management
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (11.43%) Apache Pig
11 4 (11.43%) HDFS
11 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
11 4 (11.43%) Apache Hive
11 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
11 4 (11.43%) Big Data
11 4 (11.43%) Cloudera
11 4 (11.43%) Data Mining

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (11.43%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (11.43%) OLAP
5 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (11.43%) DTS
5 4 (11.43%) Data Mining
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
5 4 (11.43%) Apache Hive
5 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (11.43%) Big Data
6 3 (8.57%) MySQL
7 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) DBA
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) SQL DBA
5 5 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Technician
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.71%) MySQL DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) SOAP
3 3 (8.57%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) J2EE
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) JSP
4 2 (5.71%) JSF
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) WCF
5 1 (2.86%) WPF
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.86%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) NHS
2 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 9 (25.71%) ETL
3 6 (17.14%) CRM
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.57%) SDLC
6 3 (8.57%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Change Control
7 2 (5.71%) MVC
8 1 (2.86%) Migration
8 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
3 5 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.86%) VBA
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) HDFS
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) OVSD
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Cloudera
4 2 (5.71%) hybris
5 1 (2.86%) Akamai
5 1 (2.86%) Lumension
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
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