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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 20 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.73% 10.26% 12.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.57% 41.79% 53.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 24
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£363 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £245 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £350 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -25.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £29.25 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +9.34%
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
70 67 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.06% 24.54% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 32
Average daily rate £325 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £251 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 32 (68.09%) .NET
2 27 (57.45%) SQL
3 22 (46.81%) C#
4 17 (36.17%) Web Services
5 13 (27.66%) HTML
6 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (23.40%) Finance
7 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
8 10 (21.28%) OO
8 10 (21.28%) Java
8 10 (21.28%) Oracle
8 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.02%) Windows
10 8 (17.02%) XML
10 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
10 8 (17.02%) JSON
10 8 (17.02%) WCF
11 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (14.89%) CSS
11 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
11 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
11 7 (14.89%) Data Modelling
12 6 (12.77%) SOA
12 6 (12.77%) ETL
12 6 (12.77%) HTTP
12 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (12.77%) DB2

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (8.51%) NetWeaver
1 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.26%) CICS
2 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) MTS
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.26%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Kentico
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) 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 6 (12.77%) HTTP
2 4 (8.51%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.51%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) DMZ
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.26%) Intranet
3 2 (4.26%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (12.77%) DB2
6 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
7 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.26%) Couchbase
9 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (2.13%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (2.13%) Cognos Query Studio
10 1 (2.13%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 1 (2.13%) Cognos Report Studio
10 1 (2.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 1 (2.13%) Cognos Connection
10 1 (2.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.26%) NUnit
4 1 (2.13%) MSTest
4 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Integration Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.26%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Database Developer
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.26%) WinForms Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Sitecore Developer
8 1 (2.13%) CMS Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Web Support Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) WPF Developer
8 1 (2.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (68.09%) .NET
2 17 (36.17%) Web Services
3 13 (27.66%) HTML
4 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
5 8 (17.02%) XML
5 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
5 8 (17.02%) JSON
5 8 (17.02%) WCF
6 7 (14.89%) CSS
7 6 (12.77%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (12.77%) jQuery
8 4 (8.51%) JMS
8 4 (8.51%) WSDL
8 4 (8.51%) XSD
8 4 (8.51%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (8.51%) Middleware
8 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (8.51%) WPF
8 4 (8.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (8.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Clustering
1 4 (8.51%) Open Source
2 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) NHS
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) FMCG
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.38%) Android
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
4 2 (4.26%) SUSE
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) OO
2 7 (14.89%) Data Modelling
3 6 (12.77%) SOA
3 6 (12.77%) ETL
3 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.64%) OOP
5 4 (8.51%) MVC
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.38%) TDD
6 3 (6.38%) OOD
7 2 (4.26%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (4.26%) ITIL
7 2 (4.26%) UML
7 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.26%) Data Management
7 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps
7 2 (4.26%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) SQL
2 22 (46.81%) C#
3 10 (21.28%) Java
4 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.77%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.38%) VB
7 2 (4.26%) C
7 2 (4.26%) C++
7 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) Python
7 2 (4.26%) XAML
7 2 (4.26%) VB6
8 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) HP
3 4 (8.51%) Software AG
3 4 (8.51%) SAP
4 3 (6.38%) Sitecore
4 3 (6.38%) Intel
5 2 (4.26%) Splunk
6 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.13%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.13%) Cognos
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago