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 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 39 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.26% 12.10% 21.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.32% 37.36% 61.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 18 35
Median daily rate £363 £294 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.40% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -27.58%
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
133 91 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.59% 32.38% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 60 54
Median daily rate £500 £375 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £488 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 40 (56.34%) SQL
2 30 (42.25%) C#
3 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
4 28 (39.44%) .NET
5 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
6 20 (28.17%) HTML
7 19 (26.76%) Oracle
7 19 (26.76%) MVC
7 19 (26.76%) Finance
7 19 (26.76%) jQuery
8 18 (25.35%) Web Development
9 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (22.54%) XML
9 16 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (21.13%) IIS
11 14 (19.72%) CSS
11 14 (19.72%) Data Modelling
11 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (18.31%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (18.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (18.31%) ETL
13 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (16.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
14 11 (15.49%) Windows
14 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
14 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (14.08%) Web Services
15 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
15 10 (14.08%) Informatica

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 (21.13%) IIS
2 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.04%) Apache
3 5 (7.04%) CMS
3 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.82%) JBoss
5 2 (2.82%) SAS
5 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.41%) Moodle
6 1 (1.41%) nginx
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) SSL
2 6 (8.45%) DNS
3 5 (7.04%) Internet
4 4 (5.63%) Extranet
4 4 (5.63%) HTTP
4 4 (5.63%) Intranet
4 4 (5.63%) SAN
5 3 (4.23%) FCoE
5 3 (4.23%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.23%) LAN
5 3 (4.23%) Multicast
5 3 (4.23%) NAS
5 3 (4.23%) WAN
6 1 (1.41%) LDAP
6 1 (1.41%) Network Security
6 1 (1.41%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.41%) VLAN
6 1 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (18.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
5 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.63%) DB2
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (5.63%) Power BI
7 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.23%) HBase
8 3 (4.23%) MS Access
8 3 (4.23%) MySQL
8 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.82%) GIS
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) ERwin
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.41%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (54.93%) Developer
2 17 (23.94%) SQL Developer
3 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Web Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) C# Developer
6 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) CRM Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 6 (8.45%) ETL Tester
7 6 (8.45%) Tester
8 5 (7.04%) Architect
8 5 (7.04%) DBA
9 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (5.63%) ETL Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (5.63%) SSIS Developer
9 4 (5.63%) SSRS Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Test Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (39.44%) .NET
2 20 (28.17%) HTML
3 19 (26.76%) jQuery
4 16 (22.54%) XML
5 14 (19.72%) CSS
6 12 (16.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
8 10 (14.08%) Web Services
9 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.04%) Ajax
9 5 (7.04%) JMS
9 5 (7.04%) JSON
9 5 (7.04%) Middleware
9 5 (7.04%) REST
10 4 (5.63%) SOAP
10 4 (5.63%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (4.23%) HTML5
11 3 (4.23%) Rendezvous
11 3 (4.23%) XSLT
12 2 (2.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.82%) Clustering
4 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Linux
2 6 (8.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.23%) Solaris
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) AIX
5 1 (1.41%) Debian
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) SUSE
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) MVC
2 18 (25.35%) Web Development
3 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (19.72%) Data Modelling
5 13 (18.31%) ETL
5 13 (18.31%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (12.68%) Database Tuning
7 8 (11.27%) CRM
7 8 (11.27%) Dimensional Modelling
8 7 (9.86%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.04%) Content Management
9 5 (7.04%) Project Management
10 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.23%) Benchmarking
11 3 (4.23%) CRUD
11 3 (4.23%) ERP
11 3 (4.23%) SDLC
11 3 (4.23%) Software Delivery
11 3 (4.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (56.34%) SQL
2 30 (42.25%) C#
3 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
5 9 (12.68%) VBA
6 6 (8.45%) Java
6 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.82%) C++
7 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.41%) Perl
8 1 (1.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
1 4 (5.63%) ISEB
2 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.82%) WCAG
3 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.23%) KVM
2 3 (4.23%) NFS
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.23%) SRDF
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) Xen
3 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.76%) Oracle
3 10 (14.08%) Informatica
4 5 (7.04%) IBM
4 5 (7.04%) Sybase
5 4 (5.63%) VMware
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco
6 3 (4.23%) DataSynapse
6 3 (4.23%) EMC
6 3 (4.23%) Intel
6 3 (4.23%) NetApp
6 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.82%) Ektron
7 2 (2.82%) Pega
7 2 (2.82%) Vitria
8 1 (1.41%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.41%) BEA
8 1 (1.41%) Cognos
8 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.41%) Siebel
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