The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - - 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Azure SQL Database
East Midlands

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 Nottinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
79 133 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 16.12% 28.18% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 86 18
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £160 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire