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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 37 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 24 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.11% 7.97% 7.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.69% 42.31% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 12
Median daily rate £325 £373 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £438 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £327
% change year-on-year
- +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.60 £31.51 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+25.67% +32.67%
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
116 78 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.68% 18.84% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 55 32
Median daily rate £394 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £452 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 26 (60.47%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 20 (46.51%) C#
4 18 (41.86%) SQL
4 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET
4 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
5 12 (27.91%) HTML
5 12 (27.91%) Entity Framework
6 11 (25.58%) CSS
6 11 (25.58%) Web Services
6 11 (25.58%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (25.58%) MVC
7 10 (23.26%) WCF
8 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (20.93%) Windows
8 9 (20.93%) T-SQL
9 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (18.60%) MSTest
9 8 (18.60%) jQuery
9 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
10 7 (16.28%) VMware
10 7 (16.28%) Java
10 7 (16.28%) HTML5
11 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
12 5 (11.63%) Finance
12 5 (11.63%) Degree
12 5 (11.63%) Umbraco
12 5 (11.63%) Web Development

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 5 (11.63%) Umbraco
2 4 (9.30%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.33%) CICS
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
1 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.65%) Power BI
5 2 (4.65%) QlikView
5 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.33%) DB2
6 1 (2.33%) HBase
6 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.33%) Redis
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (18.60%) MSTest
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) .NET Developer
3 13 (30.23%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) SQL Developer
6 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Umbraco Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (6.98%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) DBA
8 2 (4.65%) QlikView Developer
8 2 (4.65%) SQL BI Developer
8 2 (4.65%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) .NET
2 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET
3 12 (27.91%) Entity Framework
3 12 (27.91%) HTML
4 11 (25.58%) CSS
4 11 (25.58%) Web Services
5 10 (23.26%) WCF
6 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
6 8 (18.60%) jQuery
7 7 (16.28%) HTML5
8 4 (9.30%) Ajax
8 4 (9.30%) CSS3
9 3 (6.98%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.33%) IBM Integration Bus
11 1 (2.33%) J2EE
11 1 (2.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.33%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) SUSE
5 1 (2.33%) Unix
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) MVC
2 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
3 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.63%) Web Development
4 4 (9.30%) ITIL
4 4 (9.30%) Migration
4 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
4 4 (9.30%) Web Design
5 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.98%) SDLC
6 2 (4.65%) CRM
6 2 (4.65%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.65%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.65%) ETL
6 2 (4.65%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (4.65%) UML
6 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
2 20 (46.51%) C#
3 18 (41.86%) SQL
4 9 (20.93%) T-SQL
5 7 (16.28%) Java
6 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.98%) VB
7 3 (6.98%) VB6
8 2 (4.65%) Python
9 1 (2.33%) C
9 1 (2.33%) C++
9 1 (2.33%) PHP
9 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) HNC
2 4 (9.30%) HND
3 2 (4.65%) DBS Check
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) NetApp
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Software AG
6 1 (2.33%) Veeam
6 1 (2.33%) webMethods