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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 33 33 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 7.86% 10.65% 15.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.73% 48.53% 61.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 38
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£308 £320 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £190 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -32.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +12.61%
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
111 68 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 26.43% 21.94% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 37 51
Average daily rate £325 £320 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -32.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £18.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
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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 25 £300 - 36
Worksop - - - - 1
Mansfield - - - - 1
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (57.58%) .NET
2 34 (51.52%) SQL
3 23 (34.85%) C#
4 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
5 17 (25.76%) Web Services
6 16 (24.24%) Oracle
6 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (22.73%) HTML
8 14 (21.21%) Windows
9 13 (19.70%) T-SQL
9 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET
9 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (18.18%) OO
11 11 (16.67%) DMZ
12 10 (15.15%) Finance
12 10 (15.15%) CSS
12 10 (15.15%) Java
12 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
13 9 (13.64%) JSON
13 9 (13.64%) WCF
13 9 (13.64%) XML
14 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
14 8 (12.12%) ETL
14 8 (12.12%) Retail
15 7 (10.61%) ActiveMQ
15 7 (10.61%) MVC
15 7 (10.61%) HTTP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 6 (9.09%) NetWeaver
1 6 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.06%) MTS
4 3 (4.55%) Moodle
5 2 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.03%) CMS
5 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.52%) IIS
6 1 (1.52%) Apache
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.52%) Kentico
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) DMZ
2 7 (10.61%) DNS
2 7 (10.61%) HTTP
3 6 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 6 (9.09%) Firewall
4 4 (6.06%) SSL
5 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.52%) VPN
6 1 (1.52%) VoIP
6 1 (1.52%) DHCP
6 1 (1.52%) Internet
6 1 (1.52%) VLAN
6 1 (1.52%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (9.09%) DB2
6 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (3.03%) OLAP
9 2 (3.03%) DTS
9 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.52%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.52%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.52%) Cognos Query Studio
10 1 (1.52%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 1 (1.52%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (3.03%) NUnit
5 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.52%) MSTest
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Integration Architect
6 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (6.06%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Sitecore Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Tableau Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Web Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.03%) WinForms Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Web Support Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Database Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (57.58%) .NET
2 17 (25.76%) Web Services
3 15 (22.73%) HTML
4 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET
5 10 (15.15%) CSS
6 9 (13.64%) XML
6 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 9 (13.64%) JSON
6 9 (13.64%) WCF
7 7 (10.61%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (9.09%) JMS
8 6 (9.09%) WSDL
8 6 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (9.09%) Middleware
8 6 (9.09%) XSD
8 6 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 6 (9.09%) jQuery
8 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (9.09%) REST
9 5 (7.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Clustering
1 6 (9.09%) Open Source
2 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (1.52%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.58%) Windows Vista
4 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.55%) Android
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) OO
2 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (12.12%) ETL
4 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
4 7 (10.61%) MVC
5 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.09%) SOA
5 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.58%) OOP
7 4 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (6.06%) TDD
8 3 (4.55%) OOD
8 3 (4.55%) ITIL
8 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.55%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.03%) Web Development
9 2 (3.03%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (3.03%) Master Data Management
9 2 (3.03%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) SQL
2 23 (34.85%) C#
3 13 (19.70%) T-SQL
4 10 (15.15%) Java
5 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.58%) VB
8 4 (6.06%) VB6
9 2 (3.03%) XAML
10 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) VCP4
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) vSphere
3 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCCM
2 5 (7.58%) WSUS
3 3 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.52%) Puppet
5 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.24%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) SAP
3 6 (9.09%) Software AG
4 5 (7.58%) Sophos
4 5 (7.58%) Intel
5 4 (6.06%) HP
6 3 (4.55%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.03%) Tableau
7 2 (3.03%) VMware
7 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.52%) Cognos
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco
8 1 (1.52%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.52%) Lumension
8 1 (1.52%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.52%) Veeam
8 1 (1.52%) Splunk
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