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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 7 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 44 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.51% 12.35% 5.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.31% 57.14% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 10
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £256 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £531 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
- +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £24.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.75% +2.08%
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
104 70 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.12% 21.60% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 55 33
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £534 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 30 £363 -3.33% 14
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 35 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 33 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (42.67%) MS Excel
5 30 (40.00%) Power BI
6 26 (34.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (33.33%) .NET
7 25 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (29.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (26.67%) Finance
9 20 (26.67%) MVC
9 20 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (25.33%) C#
11 17 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (22.67%) Dell
11 17 (22.67%) Boomi
12 16 (21.33%) Continuous Deployment
12 16 (21.33%) VMware
13 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
13 14 (18.67%) Coaching
14 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2016
14 13 (17.33%) Web Services
15 12 (16.00%) HTML
15 12 (16.00%) ETL
15 12 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
15 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Power View
16 11 (14.67%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (14.67%) Functional 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 (10.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.33%) SAS
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 32 (42.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (5.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.67%) Boomi
2 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 30 (40.00%) Power BI
3 26 (34.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (29.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (22.67%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Power View
8 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (8.00%) PowerPivot
10 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
11 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
12 2 (2.67%) DTS
12 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (1.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.33%) Selenium
2 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (4.00%) JBehave
3 3 (4.00%) JIRA
3 3 (4.00%) JUnit
3 3 (4.00%) Maven
3 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (26.67%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Legal
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Developer
2 13 (17.33%) Architect
3 12 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Analyst
3 12 (16.00%) Consultant
3 12 (16.00%) Integration Consultant
4 11 (14.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 10 (13.33%) Designer
6 8 (10.67%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (10.67%) SQL Developer
7 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (9.33%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Data Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) SSIS Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) Angular Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.33%) .NET
2 13 (17.33%) Web Services
3 12 (16.00%) HTML
4 10 (13.33%) Entity Framework
5 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (12.00%) D3.js
6 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
6 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (10.67%) CSS
6 8 (10.67%) jQuery
7 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 5 (6.67%) JSON
7 5 (6.67%) WCF
8 3 (4.00%) HTML5
8 3 (4.00%) JAXB
8 3 (4.00%) SAX
8 3 (4.00%) Spring
8 3 (4.00%) XML
8 3 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Visualisation
2 8 (10.67%) Blockchain
3 5 (6.67%) Data Integration
4 4 (5.33%) Data Extraction
4 4 (5.33%) iPad
5 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (26.67%) MVC
5 16 (21.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 14 (18.67%) Coaching
6 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
7 12 (16.00%) ETL
7 12 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
8 11 (14.67%) Functional Testing
8 11 (14.67%) ITIL
8 11 (14.67%) Regression Testing
8 11 (14.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (13.33%) Scrum
10 9 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
11 8 (10.67%) Analytics
11 8 (10.67%) Data Modelling
11 8 (10.67%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (10.67%) TDD
12 7 (9.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 19 (25.33%) C#
3 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.67%) Java
5 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.00%) Python
6 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.67%) C++
7 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.33%) C
8 1 (1.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.67%) Dell
3 16 (21.33%) VMware
4 10 (13.33%) Oracle
5 6 (8.00%) SAP
6 4 (5.33%) hybris
6 4 (5.33%) Teradata
7 3 (4.00%) Perforce
Northampton, Northamptonshire
WestPoint Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago