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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 33 35 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.60% 14.40% 27.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.48% 48.61% 64.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 44
Median daily rate £320 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.22% -7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £323 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £474 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.76 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.94% +41.15%
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
71 72 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 31.42% 29.63% 42.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 47 62
Median daily rate £400 £383 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £313 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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 September 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 September 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 -1 23 £323 -12.54% 5
Bury St Edmunds +2 1 - - 2
Newmarket - 1 £405 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 31 (48.44%) Microsoft
2 25 (39.06%) C#
2 25 (39.06%) .NET
2 25 (39.06%) Windows
3 23 (35.94%) SQL
4 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (29.69%) Clustering
5 19 (29.69%) Windows Server
6 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
6 18 (28.13%) IIS
7 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
8 15 (23.44%) SAN
8 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
8 15 (23.44%) LAN
8 15 (23.44%) WAN
8 15 (23.44%) VMware
9 14 (21.88%) Load Balancing
9 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (21.88%) Citrix
9 14 (21.88%) NAS
9 14 (21.88%) High Availability
9 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Clustering
10 13 (20.31%) Secure Coding
10 13 (20.31%) Middleware
11 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (15.63%) MVC
13 10 (15.63%) HTML
13 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC

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 18 (28.13%) IIS
2 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.13%) Documentum
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) LAN
1 15 (23.44%) SAN
1 15 (23.44%) WAN
2 14 (21.88%) NAS
3 5 (7.81%) Firewall
3 5 (7.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.13%) QlikView
5 1 (1.56%) GIS
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (1.56%) MS Access
5 1 (1.56%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.56%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.69%) MSBuild
2 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.56%) MSTest
3 1 (1.56%) NuGet
3 1 (1.56%) NUnit
3 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Developer
2 14 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (17.19%) Project Manager
4 10 (15.63%) DBA
4 10 (15.63%) SQL DBA
5 9 (14.06%) Integration Manager
5 9 (14.06%) Integration Project Manager
6 8 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 7 (10.94%) Architect
7 7 (10.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (10.94%) CRM Developer
8 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (7.81%) Release Manager
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) .NET
2 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
3 13 (20.31%) Middleware
4 10 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (15.63%) HTML
5 9 (14.06%) XML
6 8 (12.50%) WCF
7 6 (9.38%) Silverlight
8 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.81%) CSS
8 5 (7.81%) Entity Framework
8 5 (7.81%) jQuery
9 4 (6.25%) HTML5
9 4 (6.25%) REST
9 4 (6.25%) SOAP
10 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (4.69%) NHibernate
10 3 (4.69%) Web Services
11 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Clustering
2 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.25%) Reinsurance
5 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.13%) Replication
6 2 (3.13%) Robotics
7 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.06%) Windows
2 19 (29.69%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) High Availability
2 14 (21.88%) Load Balancing
3 13 (20.31%) Secure Coding
4 10 (15.63%) MVC
5 8 (12.50%) Network Optimisation
6 7 (10.94%) CRM
6 7 (10.94%) Data Protection
6 7 (10.94%) Migration
6 7 (10.94%) TDD
7 6 (9.38%) Release Management
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.81%) Identity Management
8 5 (7.81%) Project Management
8 5 (7.81%) SIEM
8 5 (7.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) C#
2 23 (35.94%) SQL
3 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.13%) VBA
6 1 (1.56%) Python
6 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.56%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (48.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.44%) VMware
3 14 (21.88%) Citrix
4 2 (3.13%) Blue Prism
4 2 (3.13%) Cognos
4 2 (3.13%) Kofax
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco
5 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.56%) Tableau
5 1 (1.56%) Telerik
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
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