The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 25 33 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.47% 12.94% 29.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.46% 41.77% 55.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 56
Median daily rate £325 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £30.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +36.66%
SQL Server
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
65 79 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 29.82% 30.98% 52.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 96
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -3 16 £315 -13.10% 4
Bury St Edmunds +4 4 £450 +28.57% 3
Newmarket - 1 £405 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 23 (47.92%) C#
1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 20 (41.67%) Windows
4 17 (35.42%) SQL
5 15 (31.25%) IIS
5 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
6 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
7 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
7 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
8 12 (25.00%) LAN
8 12 (25.00%) WAN
8 12 (25.00%) VMware
8 12 (25.00%) Clustering
8 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (22.92%) NAS
9 11 (22.92%) Load Balancing
9 11 (22.92%) Citrix
9 11 (22.92%) SAN
9 11 (22.92%) High Availability
10 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Clustering
10 10 (20.83%) Secure Coding
10 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
10 10 (20.83%) MVC
10 10 (20.83%) Middleware
10 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (18.75%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (31.25%) IIS
2 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Documentum
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) LAN
1 12 (25.00%) WAN
2 11 (22.92%) NAS
2 11 (22.92%) SAN
3 5 (10.42%) Firewall
4 4 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (2.08%) DHCP
5 1 (2.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) QlikView
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.08%) GIS
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (2.08%) MS Access
6 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.08%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) MSTest
2 1 (2.08%) NuGet
2 1 (2.08%) NUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 7 (14.58%) Architect
5 7 (14.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (14.58%) CRM Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Integration Manager
5 7 (14.58%) Integration Project Manager
6 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (10.42%) DBA
7 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (10.42%) SQL DBA
7 5 (10.42%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
3 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (20.83%) Middleware
4 9 (18.75%) XML
5 8 (16.67%) HTML
5 8 (16.67%) WCF
6 6 (12.50%) Silverlight
7 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.42%) CSS
7 5 (10.42%) Entity Framework
7 5 (10.42%) jQuery
8 4 (8.33%) SOAP
9 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.25%) NHibernate
9 3 (6.25%) Web Services
10 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 12 (25.00%) Clustering
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.25%) Reinsurance
6 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.17%) Robotics
7 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) High Availability
2 11 (22.92%) Load Balancing
3 10 (20.83%) MVC
3 10 (20.83%) Secure Coding
4 7 (14.58%) CRM
4 7 (14.58%) Data Protection
4 7 (14.58%) TDD
5 6 (12.50%) Network Optimisation
6 5 (10.42%) Identity Management
6 5 (10.42%) Migration
6 5 (10.42%) SIEM
6 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) Scrum
7 4 (8.33%) Web Development
8 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) C#
2 17 (35.42%) SQL
3 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) Citrix
4 2 (4.17%) Blue Prism
4 2 (4.17%) Cognos
4 2 (4.17%) Kofax
5 1 (2.08%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) Telerik
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