The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 24 42 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.74% 12.80% 12.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.29% 44.21% 58.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 30 27
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£375 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £353 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -30.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
SQL Server
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
68 95 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.27% 28.96% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 46 34
Average daily rate £335 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £373 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -30.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 30 (63.83%) .NET
2 29 (61.70%) SQL
3 22 (46.81%) C#
4 15 (31.91%) Web Services
5 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (23.40%) Finance
6 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
6 11 (23.40%) Windows
6 11 (23.40%) HTML
7 10 (21.28%) OO
7 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
8 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
9 8 (17.02%) Java
10 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
10 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
10 7 (14.89%) Oracle
10 7 (14.89%) CSS
10 7 (14.89%) XML
10 7 (14.89%) Data Modelling
10 7 (14.89%) WCF
10 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (12.77%) JSON
11 6 (12.77%) jQuery
11 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
11 6 (12.77%) HP
11 6 (12.77%) ETL
12 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (10.64%) OOP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.26%) NetWeaver
2 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.26%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) MTS
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.26%) CICS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) DMZ
2 2 (4.26%) Intranet
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) VoIP
2 2 (4.26%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (8.51%) DB2
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.26%) Couchbase
7 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.13%) Star Schema
8 1 (2.13%) OLAP
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (2.13%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (2.13%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 1 (2.13%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (2.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Cognos Connection
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.26%) NUnit
4 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.13%) MSTest
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) .NET Developer
3 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Developer
3 5 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Integration Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.26%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.26%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (63.83%) .NET
2 15 (31.91%) Web Services
3 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
3 11 (23.40%) HTML
4 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
5 7 (14.89%) CSS
5 7 (14.89%) XML
5 7 (14.89%) WCF
6 6 (12.77%) JSON
6 6 (12.77%) jQuery
7 5 (10.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.51%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (6.38%) WinForms
9 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.38%) WPF
10 2 (4.26%) RESTful
10 2 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.26%) REST
10 2 (4.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) NHS
3 1 (2.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
3 3 (6.38%) Android
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.26%) SUSE
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) OO
2 7 (14.89%) Data Modelling
3 6 (12.77%) ETL
4 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.64%) OOP
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.64%) MVC
5 4 (8.51%) SOA
6 3 (6.38%) OOD
6 3 (6.38%) TDD
6 3 (6.38%) Migration
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.26%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Master Data Management
7 2 (4.26%) Data Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (4.26%) Web Development
7 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) SQL
2 22 (46.81%) C#
3 8 (17.02%) Java
4 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.38%) VB
7 2 (4.26%) XAML
7 2 (4.26%) VB6
7 2 (4.26%) C
7 2 (4.26%) C++
7 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) MCSE
2 1 (2.13%) MCP
2 1 (2.13%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) HP
4 3 (6.38%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.26%) Splunk
5 2 (4.26%) SAP
5 2 (4.26%) Intel
5 2 (4.26%) Software AG
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) Cognos
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago