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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 24 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 24 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.03% 7.27% 11.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% 24.24% 44.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 11
Median daily rate £400 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £206 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £378 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.45 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.53% -10.00%

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
96 132 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.12% 30.00% 25.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 96 31
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 48 (66.67%) SQL
2 32 (44.44%) C#
3 27 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (33.33%) Finance
5 23 (31.94%) .NET
6 22 (30.56%) T-SQL
6 22 (30.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 19 (26.39%) jQuery
9 16 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (22.22%) Entity Framework
9 16 (22.22%) MVC
10 14 (19.44%) ETL
10 14 (19.44%) Windows
10 14 (19.44%) Inversion of Control
10 14 (19.44%) Unity DI Container
10 14 (19.44%) Razor View Engine
10 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
12 12 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (15.28%) CRM
13 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
14 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
14 10 (13.89%) VBA
14 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
15 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
15 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

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 6 (8.33%) IIS
1 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) Apache
2 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) nginx
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Liferay
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.39%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.39%) IaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Intranet
1 2 (2.78%) NAS
1 2 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.39%) DHCP
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) FCoE
2 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
2 1 (1.39%) Multicast
2 1 (1.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) VPN
2 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 22 (30.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (6.94%) MySQL
7 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.78%) Big Data
10 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.39%) HBase
11 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.39%) git-flow
4 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Advertising
2 4 (5.56%) Back Office
3 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (52.78%) Developer
2 16 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 15 (20.83%) DBA
4 14 (19.44%) SQL DBA
5 9 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.50%) SSIS Developer
6 7 (9.72%) ETL Developer
7 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.56%) Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (4.17%) Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.17%) SSRS Developer
10 2 (2.78%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) .NET
2 19 (26.39%) jQuery
3 16 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 16 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 14 (19.44%) Razor View Engine
4 14 (19.44%) Unity DI Container
5 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 7 (9.72%) Web Services
7 6 (8.33%) WCF
8 4 (5.56%) ADO
8 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.56%) HTML
8 4 (5.56%) WinForms
9 3 (4.17%) CSS
10 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.78%) LINQ
11 1 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (9.72%) Replication
3 6 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Clustering
4 2 (2.78%) Fintech
4 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.78%) Statistics
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.17%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) CentOS
5 1 (1.39%) Solaris
5 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) MVC
2 14 (19.44%) ETL
3 11 (15.28%) CRM
4 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 6 (8.33%) Data Validation
5 6 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (8.33%) Validation
6 5 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.56%) ERP
8 3 (4.17%) DevOps
8 3 (4.17%) High Availability
8 3 (4.17%) ITIL
8 3 (4.17%) Migration
8 3 (4.17%) SDLC
8 3 (4.17%) Server Building
8 3 (4.17%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (66.67%) SQL
2 32 (44.44%) C#
3 22 (30.56%) T-SQL
4 10 (13.89%) VBA
5 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.56%) VB
7 3 (4.17%) Java
7 3 (4.17%) PHP
7 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.78%) Python
9 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.39%) C
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
9 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.94%) MCSE
4 4 (5.56%) MCSA
5 3 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (4.17%) Degree
5 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.78%) Xen
4 1 (1.39%) Docker
4 1 (1.39%) KVM
4 1 (1.39%) NFS
4 1 (1.39%) Shibboleth
4 1 (1.39%) Squid
4 1 (1.39%) SRDF
4 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Ansible
1 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.39%) Packer
2 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco
3 3 (4.17%) VMware
4 2 (2.78%) Sybase
4 2 (2.78%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.39%) DataSynapse
5 1 (1.39%) EMC
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) Intel
5 1 (1.39%) NetApp
5 1 (1.39%) New Relic
5 1 (1.39%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.39%) SAP
5 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.39%) WSO2
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago