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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Norfolk / Norwich
Rank 11 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 6.06% 8.46% 5.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 42.31% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 8
Median daily rate £475 £300 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -39.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%

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
10 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 15.15% 20.00% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 15
Median daily rate £310 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.05% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £447 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norwich 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Norwich region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) WPF
3 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
3 8 (61.54%) Delphi
3 8 (61.54%) Embarcadero
3 8 (61.54%) Borland
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 7 (53.85%) Logistics
5 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) Clustering
7 2 (15.38%) Information Management
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Migration
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) MCSE
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) NHS
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Supply Chain Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Strategy Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) WPF
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) FMCG
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Logistics
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Informatics
4 2 (15.38%) Information Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Delphi
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Borland
1 8 (61.54%) Embarcadero
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft