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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
61 134 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 15.29% 23.89% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 64 54
Average daily rate £343 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.73% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
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 £32.50 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Azure SQL Database
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Azure SQL Database 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 Azure SQL Database.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Azure SQL Database 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 Azure SQL Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL