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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 26 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 26 42 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.28% 9.88% 5.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.26% 37.84% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 4
Median daily rate £325 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £428 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+38.95% +2.17%
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
92 111 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 18.70% 26.12% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 73 16
Median daily rate £375 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £140 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 29 (55.77%) .NET
2 28 (53.85%) SQL
3 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.77%) Web Services
3 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 15 (28.85%) C#
4 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
5 14 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (25.00%) Oracle
6 13 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (23.08%) SAP
8 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (19.23%) Java
9 10 (19.23%) CRM
9 10 (19.23%) WCF
10 9 (17.31%) HTML
10 9 (17.31%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (15.38%) Migration
11 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
11 8 (15.38%) CSS
11 8 (15.38%) Windows
11 8 (15.38%) Linux
11 8 (15.38%) Entity Framework
12 7 (13.46%) Data Quality
12 7 (13.46%) MSTest
12 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (13.46%) Retail
12 7 (13.46%) MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.92%) CICS
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SAP CRM
1 4 (7.69%) Unica
2 2 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (7.69%) DTS
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.85%) PowerPivot
8 2 (3.85%) QlikView
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.92%) HBase
9 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.92%) Power BI
9 1 (1.92%) Redis
9 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.92%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (13.46%) MSTest
3 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
1 7 (13.46%) Retail
2 4 (7.69%) Billing
2 4 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.31%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 4 (7.69%) AS400 Support
6 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Designer
8 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (55.77%) .NET
2 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 16 (30.77%) Web Services
3 10 (19.23%) WCF
4 9 (17.31%) HTML
5 8 (15.38%) CSS
5 8 (15.38%) Entity Framework
6 6 (11.54%) jQuery
7 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
7 5 (9.62%) HTML5
8 4 (7.69%) SAP XI
9 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.85%) CSS3
11 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.92%) IBM Integration Bus
11 1 (1.92%) J2EE
11 1 (1.92%) JSP
11 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Minimum Viable Product
1 5 (9.62%) Smart Meter
2 4 (7.69%) AS400
2 4 (7.69%) iSeries
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Linux
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.92%) SUSE
4 1 (1.92%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.23%) CRM
4 8 (15.38%) Migration
5 7 (13.46%) MVC
5 7 (13.46%) Web Design
6 6 (11.54%) Automation Testing
6 6 (11.54%) Release Management
6 6 (11.54%) UML
7 5 (9.62%) ArchiMate
7 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
7 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.62%) Data Security
7 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (9.62%) ETL
7 5 (9.62%) Manual Testing
7 5 (9.62%) OO
7 5 (9.62%) Service Design
7 5 (9.62%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) SQL
2 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.85%) C#
4 10 (19.23%) Java
5 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
7 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
8 4 (7.69%) RPG
8 4 (7.69%) RPG IV
9 3 (5.77%) VB
9 3 (5.77%) VB6
10 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.85%) Python
11 1 (1.92%) C
11 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) HNC
2 3 (5.77%) HND
3 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.92%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) Oracle
3 12 (23.08%) SAP
4 6 (11.54%) VMware
5 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.69%) Informatica
6 4 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.85%) Tableau
8 1 (1.92%) Software AG
8 1 (1.92%) Veeam
8 1 (1.92%) webMethods