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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.87% 15.89% 18.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.00% 58.62% 59.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 13
Median daily rate £450 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £23.25 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -1.09%
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
25 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 24.75% 27.10% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 18
Median daily rate £450 £450 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Median hourly rate - £23.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.00%

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 27 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 27 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 14 (63.64%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) HTML
5 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (27.27%) MVC
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (22.73%) C++
7 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
7 5 (22.73%) jQuery
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Ruby
8 4 (18.18%) QA
8 4 (18.18%) Selenium
8 4 (18.18%) RSpec
8 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
8 4 (18.18%) Data Architecture
8 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
8 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
8 4 (18.18%) BDD

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 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
3 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
6 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 4 (18.18%) JUnit
1 4 (18.18%) NUnit
1 4 (18.18%) RSpec
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.55%) MorphX
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) QA Tester
2 4 (18.18%) Tester
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Business Objects Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) CSS
2 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 7 (31.82%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (22.73%) jQuery
7 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
7 4 (18.18%) REST
8 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
8 3 (13.64%) XML
8 3 (13.64%) XSLT
9 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
10 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (4.55%) Node.js
10 1 (4.55%) React
10 1 (4.55%) WF
10 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 4 (18.18%) BDD
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) Data Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) ETL
3 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Data Governance
4 3 (13.64%) Data Management
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) C++
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 4 (18.18%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) Python
5 4 (18.18%) Ruby
6 2 (9.09%) X++
7 1 (4.55%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) JD Edwards
2 2 (9.09%) Nintex
3 1 (4.55%) SAP