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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.89% 16.13% 8.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.16% 64.52% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 16
Median daily rate £265 £380 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.26% -9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £25.44 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+48.38% +7.11%
SQL Server
Cambridgeshire

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
19 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.07% 25.00% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 26
Median daily rate £250 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016, 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 (57.14%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) MVC
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 5 (23.81%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (23.81%) WCF
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (19.05%) Web Development
7 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
7 4 (19.05%) ETL
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
8 3 (14.29%) Data Governance
8 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (14.29%) HTML
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Retail
8 3 (14.29%) Data Management
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.52%) Local Government
9 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 3 (14.29%) DBA
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Business Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Junior SQL DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 5 (23.81%) WCF
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.76%) Dojo
7 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.76%) LINQ
7 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (19.05%) ETL
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 3 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Database Optimisation
6 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.76%) Microservices
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) OCA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow