The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 14 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 6.54% 6.19% 4.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.84% 52.17% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
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£244 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £288 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £325 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.94% -17.27%
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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 Norwich region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 17.76% 11.86% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 12
Average daily rate £300 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £213 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £41.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +152.30%
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 4 (33.33%) ProxySG
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) Sophos
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) Replication
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) EDMS
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Splunk
6 3 (25.00%) Regular Expression
6 3 (25.00%) Lumension

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) IPv4
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) PBX
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (25.00%) EDMS
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Head of Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Android
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) zOS
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (8.33%) BDD
2 1 (8.33%) SIEM
2 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (8.33%) Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Database Security
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Web Design
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) ProxySG
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (8.33%) XenApp
5 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (8.33%) RACF
5 1 (8.33%) ACF2
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 4 (33.33%) Sophos
3 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 3 (25.00%) Lumension
4 3 (25.00%) AlgoSec
4 3 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix