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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 14 12 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 43 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.70% 8.19% 3.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.79% 39.34% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 10
Median daily rate £363 £409 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.31% +25.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -10.89%

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
96 61 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.43% 20.82% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 39 28
Median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +2 33 £363 -7.05% 12
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 43 (51.19%) SQL
2 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 38 (45.24%) MS Excel
4 37 (44.05%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (41.67%) .NET
6 30 (35.71%) Power BI
7 29 (34.52%) C#
8 26 (30.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (29.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (27.38%) MVC
11 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (26.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (23.81%) Finance
13 17 (20.24%) Dell
13 17 (20.24%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (20.24%) Boomi
14 16 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
14 16 (19.05%) VMware
15 15 (17.86%) Web Services
16 14 (16.67%) ITIL
16 14 (16.67%) Mentoring
16 14 (16.67%) Coaching
17 13 (15.48%) SQL Server 2016
17 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET
18 12 (14.29%) Windows
18 12 (14.29%) HTML
18 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Power View
18 12 (14.29%) System Integration Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.76%) IIS
3 4 (4.76%) SAS
4 1 (1.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 38 (45.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.24%) Boomi
2 10 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.95%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.76%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 30 (35.71%) Power BI
3 26 (30.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (26.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (20.24%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (15.48%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Power View
8 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (7.14%) PowerPivot
10 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
12 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
13 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
14 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (1.19%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (29.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.76%) Selenium
2 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.57%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.57%) JBehave
3 3 (3.57%) JIRA
3 3 (3.57%) JUnit
3 3 (3.57%) Maven
3 3 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (23.81%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (32.14%) Developer
2 21 (25.00%) Architect
3 13 (15.48%) .NET Developer
4 12 (14.29%) Consultant
4 12 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
5 11 (13.10%) Analyst
5 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 10 (11.90%) C# Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Designer
6 10 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (9.52%) SQL Developer
8 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (8.33%) SSIS Consultant
8 7 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 6 (7.14%) .NET Architect
9 6 (7.14%) Applications Support
9 6 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.67%) .NET
2 15 (17.86%) Web Services
3 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET
4 12 (14.29%) HTML
5 11 (13.10%) Entity Framework
6 9 (10.71%) D3.js
7 8 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 8 (9.52%) AngularJS
7 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (9.52%) CSS
7 8 (9.52%) jQuery
8 5 (5.95%) JSON
8 5 (5.95%) WCF
9 4 (4.76%) WPF
10 3 (3.57%) JAXB
10 3 (3.57%) LINQ
10 3 (3.57%) SAX
10 3 (3.57%) XML
10 3 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Visualisation
2 8 (9.52%) Blockchain
3 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.76%) iPad
4 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.19%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Windows
2 9 (10.71%) Linux
3 5 (5.95%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.76%) Android
4 4 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.05%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (27.38%) MVC
4 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
6 14 (16.67%) Coaching
6 14 (16.67%) ITIL
6 14 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 12 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
8 11 (13.10%) Functional Testing
8 11 (13.10%) Regression Testing
8 11 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (11.90%) Scrum
10 9 (10.71%) Data Visualisation
11 8 (9.52%) Analytics
11 8 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (9.52%) ETL
11 8 (9.52%) TDD
12 7 (8.33%) Infographics
13 5 (5.95%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 43 (51.19%) SQL
2 29 (34.52%) C#
3 9 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.52%) Java
5 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.14%) Python
7 5 (5.95%) C++
8 4 (4.76%) C
9 3 (3.57%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.19%) PHP
11 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.24%) Dell
3 16 (19.05%) VMware
4 6 (7.14%) Oracle
4 6 (7.14%) SAP
5 4 (4.76%) hybris
5 4 (4.76%) Teradata
6 3 (3.57%) Perforce
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