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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 19 61 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.66% 27.23% 18.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.58% 75.31% 59.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 46 47
Median daily rate £400 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £345 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £31.05 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -1.42%
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
48 81 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.35% 36.16% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 57 74
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £345 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -10 15 £575 +21.05% 8
Bury St Edmunds -7 2 £313 -21.87% 8
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) .NET
3 14 (41.18%) C#
4 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
5 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (29.41%) Windows
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
7 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
7 9 (26.47%) MVC
7 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (23.53%) IIS
8 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 7 (20.59%) Entity Framework
9 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
9 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
10 6 (17.65%) Release Management
10 6 (17.65%) WCF
10 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (17.65%) VMware
10 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (14.71%) Web Services
11 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
11 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (14.71%) LINQ

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 8 (23.53%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Documentum
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) NAS
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 3 (8.82%) DHCP
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (8.82%) OLAP
5 3 (8.82%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.94%) Big Data
7 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.94%) Impala
7 1 (2.94%) MySQL
7 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.94%) Power BI
7 1 (2.94%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Gradle
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) JUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) MSTest
2 1 (2.94%) NuGet
2 1 (2.94%) NUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Developer
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Architect
3 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Integration Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Integration Project Manager
5 4 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft BI Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Server Migration Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
4 7 (20.59%) Entity Framework
5 6 (17.65%) WCF
6 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (14.71%) LINQ
6 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 4 (11.76%) Ajax
7 4 (11.76%) HTML
7 4 (11.76%) jQuery
7 4 (11.76%) NHibernate
7 4 (11.76%) RESTful
7 4 (11.76%) SOAP
8 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (8.82%) MDX
8 3 (8.82%) Middleware
8 3 (8.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Reinsurance
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Robotics
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) MVC
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Release Management
4 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) TDD
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.82%) High Availability
6 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Secure Coding
6 3 (8.82%) UML
6 3 (8.82%) Web Development
7 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
3 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Blue Prism
4 2 (5.88%) Kofax
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Tableau
5 1 (2.94%) MuleSoft
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £360 - £380 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 21 days ago