The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Nottingham 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 14 41 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.75% 10.20% 15.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.15% 61.19% 63.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 29 26
Average daily rate
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£375 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
41 67 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 13.90% 16.67% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 36 35
Average daily rate £375 £283 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -11.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £29.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.93% +78.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server
Nottinghamshire

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
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 July 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 28 (62.22%) .NET
2 23 (51.11%) C#
3 20 (44.44%) SQL
4 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
5 14 (31.11%) MVC
5 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
5 14 (31.11%) HTML
6 12 (26.67%) Windows
6 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (20.00%) XML
8 9 (20.00%) CSS
8 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
9 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
10 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.56%) Ajax
10 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (15.56%) Web Services
10 7 (15.56%) jQuery
11 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (13.33%) Scrum
12 5 (11.11%) Finance
12 5 (11.11%) Retail
12 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
12 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
12 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.67%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.44%) NetWeaver
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
1 2 (4.44%) PaaS
1 2 (4.44%) IaaS
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) VoIP
2 2 (4.44%) DMZ
2 2 (4.44%) HTTP
2 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (4.44%) DB2
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium
3 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.44%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.22%) NUnit
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.22%) MSI
4 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.22%) Moq
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
1 5 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Umbraco Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.44%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.22%) Systems Support
9 1 (2.22%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) .NET
2 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
3 14 (31.11%) HTML
4 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 9 (20.00%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) CSS
5 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (15.56%) Ajax
6 7 (15.56%) Web Services
6 7 (15.56%) jQuery
7 5 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (8.89%) HTML5
8 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (6.67%) JSON
9 3 (6.67%) XSD
9 3 (6.67%) XSLT
9 3 (6.67%) XHTML
9 3 (6.67%) WCF
9 3 (6.67%) LINQ
9 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.44%) Open Source
2 2 (4.44%) NHS
2 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) Informatics
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.22%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
3 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
3 4 (8.89%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) UNIX
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) MVC
2 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) TDD
5 3 (6.67%) Web Development
5 3 (6.67%) OOP
5 3 (6.67%) OO
5 3 (6.67%) CRM
5 3 (6.67%) ETL
5 3 (6.67%) System Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Release Management
6 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.44%) OOD
6 2 (4.44%) SOA
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.44%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) C#
2 20 (44.44%) SQL
3 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Java
7 1 (2.22%) VB6
7 1 (2.22%) COBOL
7 1 (2.22%) Delphi
7 1 (2.22%) VB
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.44%) MCSE
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
1 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.44%) IBM
3 2 (4.44%) Software AG
3 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.44%) HP
3 2 (4.44%) Intel
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Telerik
4 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
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