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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 22 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 35 40 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.69% 9.28% 11.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.11% 32.79% 40.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 17
Median daily rate £431 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.21% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £500 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+47.40% +6.00%
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
109 122 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.84% 28.31% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 95 44
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% +77.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -20.50%

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 5 December 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 5 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 60 (74.07%) SQL
2 40 (49.38%) C#
3 37 (45.68%) Finance
4 31 (38.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (37.04%) T-SQL
6 28 (34.57%) .NET
7 26 (32.10%) jQuery
8 25 (30.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (30.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 24 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (29.63%) Entity Framework
9 24 (29.63%) MVC
10 23 (28.40%) Razor View Engine
10 23 (28.40%) Inversion of Control
10 23 (28.40%) Unity DI Container
10 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 22 (27.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (23.46%) VBA
12 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
13 17 (20.99%) .NET Framework
14 16 (19.75%) Windows
15 14 (17.28%) Visualisation
15 14 (17.28%) Data Visualisation
16 13 (16.05%) Data Validation
16 13 (16.05%) Validation
16 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (16.05%) Oracle
16 13 (16.05%) ETL
17 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
18 11 (13.58%) Data Warehouse

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 10 (12.35%) IIS
2 7 (8.64%) Apache
2 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.47%) Confluence
5 2 (2.47%) nginx
5 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.23%) Liferay
6 1 (1.23%) Mule
6 1 (1.23%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.23%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) LAN
1 8 (9.88%) Multicast
1 8 (9.88%) NAS
1 8 (9.88%) SAN
1 8 (9.88%) WAN
2 7 (8.64%) FCoE
2 7 (8.64%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (8.64%) iSCSI
3 5 (6.17%) HTTP
4 2 (2.47%) Intranet
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.23%) DHCP
5 1 (1.23%) DNS
5 1 (1.23%) Firewall
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) Network Security
5 1 (1.23%) SSL
5 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (30.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (27.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (13.58%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (6.17%) Hadoop
7 5 (6.17%) HBase
7 5 (6.17%) MySQL
8 4 (4.94%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.47%) Big Data
9 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.23%) Redis
10 1 (1.23%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.23%) git-flow
2 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (45.68%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Banking
3 7 (8.64%) Back Office
4 3 (3.70%) Advertising
4 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (59.26%) Developer
2 24 (29.63%) SQL Developer
3 14 (17.28%) .NET Developer
4 12 (14.81%) DBA
5 11 (13.58%) SQL DBA
6 10 (12.35%) C# Developer
6 10 (12.35%) SSIS Developer
7 9 (11.11%) Architect
7 9 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (8.64%) ETL Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 6 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.94%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (3.70%) Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (3.70%) SSAS Developer
11 3 (3.70%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.57%) .NET
2 26 (32.10%) jQuery
3 25 (30.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 24 (29.63%) Entity Framework
5 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 23 (28.40%) Razor View Engine
5 23 (28.40%) Unity DI Container
6 17 (20.99%) .NET Framework
7 9 (11.11%) HTML
8 8 (9.88%) Web Services
9 7 (8.64%) WCF
10 6 (7.41%) Middleware
10 6 (7.41%) XML
11 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
11 5 (6.17%) Rendezvous
11 5 (6.17%) XSLT
12 4 (4.94%) ADO
12 4 (4.94%) CSS
12 4 (4.94%) WinForms
13 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (17.28%) Visualisation
3 7 (8.64%) Replication
4 2 (2.47%) Clustering
4 2 (2.47%) Fintech
4 2 (2.47%) Statistics
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) FMCG
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.75%) Windows
2 9 (11.11%) Linux
3 7 (8.64%) Solaris
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.23%) CentOS
6 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) MVC
2 14 (17.28%) Data Visualisation
3 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.05%) Data Validation
3 13 (16.05%) ETL
3 13 (16.05%) Validation
4 9 (11.11%) CRM
4 9 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (8.64%) Benchmarking
5 7 (8.64%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 7 (8.64%) Web Development
6 6 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 6 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.70%) DevOps
7 3 (3.70%) ERP
7 3 (3.70%) ETL Development
7 3 (3.70%) SDLC
7 3 (3.70%) Server Building
7 3 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 60 (74.07%) SQL
2 40 (49.38%) C#
3 30 (37.04%) T-SQL
4 19 (23.46%) VBA
5 8 (9.88%) Java
5 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.94%) VB
7 3 (3.70%) PHP
8 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.47%) Python
9 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.23%) Perl
9 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (2.47%) Degree
4 2 (2.47%) MCSA
4 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.88%) Hyper-V
2 8 (9.88%) Xen
3 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.64%) KVM
3 7 (8.64%) NFS
3 7 (8.64%) SRDF
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.23%) Docker
6 1 (1.23%) Shibboleth
6 1 (1.23%) Squid
6 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Ansible
1 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.23%) Packer
2 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.05%) Oracle
3 10 (12.35%) Cisco
4 9 (11.11%) VMware
5 7 (8.64%) EMC
5 7 (8.64%) Intel
5 7 (8.64%) NetApp
6 6 (7.41%) Sybase
7 5 (6.17%) DataSynapse
7 5 (6.17%) IBM
7 5 (6.17%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.47%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.23%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.23%) New Relic
9 1 (1.23%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.23%) SAP
9 1 (1.23%) WSO2
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