The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 12 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.05% 6.82% 8.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 42.86% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 10
Median daily rate £350 £348 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -20.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £258 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -22.41%

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 Peterborough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.09% 15.91% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 24
Median daily rate £388 £338 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £235 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) WCF
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) Web Development
7 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle
8 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) Local Government
8 2 (12.50%) Shopify
8 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
8 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
9 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
9 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
9 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (6.25%) User Experience
9 1 (6.25%) Microservices
9 1 (6.25%) Database Optimisation
9 1 (6.25%) SOLID

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Local Government
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Junior DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Junior SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) WCF
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) Dojo
7 1 (6.25%) HTML
7 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (6.25%) LINQ
7 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Microservices
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) SOLID
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) OCA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow