The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 51 20 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 10.32% 5.92% 12.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.80% 35.09% 59.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 5 43
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£370 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £277 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -17.27%
SQL Server
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
125 57 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 25.30% 16.86% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 22 54
Average daily rate £350 £363 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +27.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £280 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Nottinghamshire region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Nottinghamshire region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +10 41 £375 +14.50% 29
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 49 (48.04%) SQL
2 43 (42.16%) .NET
3 38 (37.25%) C#
4 35 (34.31%) ASP.NET
5 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 31 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
8 25 (24.51%) MVC
9 23 (22.55%) CSS
10 22 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (20.59%) HTML
12 20 (19.61%) T-SQL
12 20 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (18.63%) Windows
14 18 (17.65%) Web Services
14 18 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (14.71%) jQuery
16 14 (13.73%) Finance
16 14 (13.73%) Scrum
17 13 (12.75%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (12.75%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (11.76%) MongoDB
18 12 (11.76%) REST
18 12 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
19 11 (10.78%) Relational Database
20 10 (9.80%) SDLC
20 10 (9.80%) WCF
20 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
20 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 7 (6.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.90%) IIS
2 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.94%) Moodle
4 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.96%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.98%) MTS
6 1 (0.98%) SAS
6 1 (0.98%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.98%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) DNS
2 6 (5.88%) DMZ
3 4 (3.92%) SSL
4 2 (1.96%) DHCP
4 2 (1.96%) HTTP
4 2 (1.96%) Internet
4 2 (1.96%) Firewall
5 1 (0.98%) Wireless
5 1 (0.98%) VLAN
5 1 (0.98%) NAS
5 1 (0.98%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.98%) Intranet
5 1 (0.98%) VoIP
5 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.98%) VPN
5 1 (0.98%) SAN
5 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (12.75%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (12.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (11.76%) MongoDB
6 11 (10.78%) Relational Database
7 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.92%) Redis
10 3 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.96%) MySQL
11 2 (1.96%) DTS
11 2 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.98%) Big Data
12 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.92%) Bitbucket
2 4 (3.92%) JIRA
2 4 (3.92%) Selenium
2 4 (3.92%) NeoLoad
2 4 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.98%) Subversion
4 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.98%) MSTest
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (0.98%) Marketing
3 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.98%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (52.94%) Developer
2 19 (18.63%) .NET Developer
3 16 (15.69%) DBA
4 10 (9.80%) SQL DBA
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Developer
6 7 (6.86%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (3.92%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Documentation Specialist
9 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Network Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Author
10 3 (2.94%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (42.16%) .NET
2 35 (34.31%) ASP.NET
3 23 (22.55%) CSS
4 21 (20.59%) HTML
5 18 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (17.65%) Web Services
6 15 (14.71%) jQuery
7 12 (11.76%) REST
8 10 (9.80%) SOAP
8 10 (9.80%) WCF
8 10 (9.80%) Middleware
9 8 (7.84%) AngularJS
10 7 (6.86%) XML
10 7 (6.86%) HTML5
11 6 (5.88%) CSS3
11 6 (5.88%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (4.90%) Entity Framework
13 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (3.92%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Clustering
2 5 (4.90%) NHS
3 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.96%) Replication
3 2 (1.96%) User Experience
3 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.63%) Windows
2 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.90%) Windows XP
4 5 (4.90%) Windows Vista
5 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.94%) Linux
7 1 (0.98%) UNIX
7 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.39%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (24.51%) MVC
3 14 (13.73%) Scrum
4 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (9.80%) SDLC
5 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
5 8 (7.84%) Project Management
5 8 (7.84%) Migration
6 7 (6.86%) TDD
6 7 (6.86%) PRINCE2
6 7 (6.86%) Data Modelling
6 7 (6.86%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 6 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (5.88%) ETL
8 5 (4.90%) SOA
8 5 (4.90%) Usability Testing
8 5 (4.90%) DevOps
8 5 (4.90%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.04%) SQL
2 38 (37.25%) C#
3 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.61%) T-SQL
5 8 (7.84%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.90%) VB
7 4 (3.92%) VB6
8 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.96%) Java
10 1 (0.98%) C
10 1 (0.98%) C++
10 1 (0.98%) VBScript
10 1 (0.98%) Ruby
10 1 (0.98%) VBA
10 1 (0.98%) Python
10 1 (0.98%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.98%) CCNP
2 1 (0.98%) CCNA
2 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.98%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.96%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.96%) vSphere
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) SCCM
2 5 (4.90%) WSUS
3 4 (3.92%) Pingdom
4 3 (2.94%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.98%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.82%) Oracle
3 6 (5.88%) VMware
4 5 (4.90%) Sophos
5 4 (3.92%) New Relic
6 2 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (0.98%) Intel
7 1 (0.98%) Software AG
7 1 (0.98%) Juniper
7 1 (0.98%) SAP
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco
7 1 (0.98%) IBM
7 1 (0.98%) Sun
7 1 (0.98%) Veeam
7 1 (0.98%) F5
7 1 (0.98%) Percona
7 1 (0.98%) Lumension
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago