The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 40 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.00% 13.19% 10.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.63% 42.86% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 10
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £415 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -
SQL Server
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
135 84 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 33.75% 30.77% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 53 35
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £247 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £522 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +12.50%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 56 (69.14%) SQL
2 37 (45.68%) C#
3 32 (39.51%) Finance
4 28 (34.57%) .NET
5 27 (33.33%) Oracle
6 26 (32.10%) jQuery
7 24 (29.63%) MVC
8 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
8 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
9 22 (27.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (24.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (24.69%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (23.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (22.22%) VBA
14 17 (20.99%) Windows
14 17 (20.99%) Web Development
14 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (19.75%) XML
15 16 (19.75%) HTML
16 15 (18.52%) IIS
16 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (16.05%) Inversion of Control
17 13 (16.05%) Unity DI Container
17 13 (16.05%) .NET Framework
17 13 (16.05%) Data Modelling
18 12 (14.81%) ETL
18 12 (14.81%) Linux
18 12 (14.81%) MS Excel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 15 (18.52%) IIS
2 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.11%) Apache
4 8 (9.88%) Tomcat
5 7 (8.64%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (8.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (8.64%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.70%) CMS
7 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.47%) SAS
7 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.23%) JBoss
8 1 (1.23%) Mule
8 1 (1.23%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) LAN
1 10 (12.35%) Multicast
1 10 (12.35%) SAN
1 10 (12.35%) WAN
2 9 (11.11%) FCoE
2 9 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 9 (11.11%) NAS
3 7 (8.64%) HTTP
4 5 (6.17%) SSL
5 4 (4.94%) DNS
6 3 (3.70%) Internet
7 2 (2.47%) Extranet
7 2 (2.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (23.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
5 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (8.64%) Hadoop
6 7 (8.64%) HBase
7 6 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (4.94%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (4.94%) DB2
9 4 (4.94%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (4.94%) Power BI
9 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) ERwin
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (4.94%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 32 (39.51%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.70%) Back Office
5 2 (2.47%) Local Government
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (55.56%) Developer
2 23 (28.40%) SQL Developer
3 12 (14.81%) .NET Developer
3 12 (14.81%) Architect
3 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Developer
4 11 (13.58%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (11.11%) Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 7 (8.64%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (8.64%) Web Developer
8 6 (7.41%) CRM Developer
8 6 (7.41%) DBA
8 6 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (7.41%) ETL Tester
8 6 (7.41%) Tester
9 5 (6.17%) SSIS Developer
10 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.94%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.57%) .NET
2 26 (32.10%) jQuery
3 20 (24.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (19.75%) HTML
4 16 (19.75%) XML
5 13 (16.05%) .NET Framework
5 13 (16.05%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
6 10 (12.35%) Entity Framework
6 10 (12.35%) Middleware
6 10 (12.35%) Web Services
7 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 9 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
8 8 (9.88%) CSS
9 7 (8.64%) Rendezvous
9 7 (8.64%) XSLT
10 5 (6.17%) Ajax
10 5 (6.17%) JSON
11 4 (4.94%) REST
11 4 (4.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (9.88%) Visualisation
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.47%) Clustering
4 2 (2.47%) FMCG
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.47%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.99%) Windows
2 12 (14.81%) Linux
3 9 (11.11%) Solaris
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) AIX
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.23%) SUSE
6 1 (1.23%) Unix
6 1 (1.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) MVC
2 20 (24.69%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.99%) Web Development
4 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (16.05%) Data Modelling
6 12 (14.81%) ETL
7 9 (11.11%) Benchmarking
7 9 (11.11%) Database Tuning
8 8 (9.88%) CRM
8 8 (9.88%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (9.88%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (9.88%) Validation
9 7 (8.64%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 7 (8.64%) Data Validation
10 6 (7.41%) Project Management
10 6 (7.41%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
12 3 (3.70%) Content Management
12 3 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 56 (69.14%) SQL
2 37 (45.68%) C#
3 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
4 18 (22.22%) VBA
5 12 (14.81%) T-SQL
6 10 (12.35%) Java
6 10 (12.35%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.94%) VB
8 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) ISEB
3 2 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 9 (11.11%) KVM
1 9 (11.11%) NFS
1 9 (11.11%) SRDF
1 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (11.11%) Xen
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.23%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 27 (33.33%) Oracle
2 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.35%) Cisco
3 10 (12.35%) VMware
4 9 (11.11%) EMC
4 9 (11.11%) IBM
4 9 (11.11%) Informatica
4 9 (11.11%) Intel
4 9 (11.11%) NetApp
4 9 (11.11%) Sybase
5 7 (8.64%) DataSynapse
5 7 (8.64%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.47%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.47%) Pega
6 2 (2.47%) Vitria
7 1 (1.23%) Cognos
7 1 (1.23%) Ektron
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.23%) Siebel
7 1 (1.23%) Talend
Sheffield
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 per day
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