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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.25% 16.81% 18.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.29% 63.33% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 9
Median daily rate £375 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £23.38
% change year-on-year
+38.95% +0.53%
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
17 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.71% 26.55% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 13
Median daily rate £400 £400 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -1.31%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 (85.71%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (35.71%) C++
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) NUnit
7 4 (28.57%) Ruby
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 4 (28.57%) QA
7 4 (28.57%) Selenium
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) JUnit
7 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 4 (28.57%) MVC
7 4 (28.57%) Python
7 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
7 4 (28.57%) Jenkins

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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (28.57%) JUnit
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
1 4 (28.57%) RSpec
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.14%) MorphX
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) QA Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
5 4 (28.57%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) XSLT
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (7.14%) Node.js
7 1 (7.14%) React
7 1 (7.14%) WF
7 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) Ruby
6 2 (14.29%) X++
7 1 (7.14%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) JD Edwards
2 2 (14.29%) Nintex
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
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