The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Norwich region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 6.70% 4.50% 12.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.55% 27.78% 48.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 19
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£300 £178 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.01% -40.83%
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 £31.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 18 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 12.29% 16.22% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 30
Average daily rate £300 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 £21.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 20 (64.52%) C#
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
4 11 (35.48%) HTML
4 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
4 11 (35.48%) CSS
5 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 9 (29.03%) Web Services
6 9 (29.03%) XHTML
6 9 (29.03%) Windows
6 9 (29.03%) MVC
7 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
9 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
9 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
9 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
9 6 (19.35%) WCF
10 5 (16.13%) LINQ
10 5 (16.13%) jQuery
10 5 (16.13%) REST
10 5 (16.13%) Software Architecture
10 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (16.13%) Ajax
10 5 (16.13%) OOP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) DHCP
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (9.68%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.23%) MS Access
7 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
1 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 7 (22.58%) C# Developer
4 6 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (9.68%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Programmer
7 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (6.45%) WinForms Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Report Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C# Programmer
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) HTML
2 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
2 11 (35.48%) CSS
3 9 (29.03%) Web Services
3 9 (29.03%) XHTML
4 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
5 6 (19.35%) WCF
6 5 (16.13%) LINQ
6 5 (16.13%) jQuery
6 5 (16.13%) REST
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (16.13%) Ajax
7 3 (9.68%) WPF
7 3 (9.68%) WinForms
8 1 (3.23%) RESTful
8 1 (3.23%) HTML5
8 1 (3.23%) CSS3
8 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Informatics
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) MVC
2 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
3 5 (16.13%) Software Architecture
3 5 (16.13%) OOP
4 4 (12.90%) OO
4 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.23%) Logistics
7 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.23%) Workflow
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.68%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) MCTS
2 3 (9.68%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP SIM
1 1 (3.23%) OpenView
1 1 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Tableau
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Lotus
4 1 (3.23%) Mapinfo
4 1 (3.23%) Sophos
4 1 (3.23%) Business Objects