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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 33 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.87% 15.51% 16.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.00% 51.79% 65.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 32
Median daily rate £400 £390 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £325 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+47.40% +6.00%
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
55 56 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 23.11% 29.95% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 44
Median daily rate £400 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -20.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 24 £475 -13.63% 11
Bury St Edmunds -1 5 £400 +23.07% 1
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (48.08%) SQL
3 23 (44.23%) C#
4 22 (42.31%) .NET
4 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET
7 14 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (25.00%) MVC
9 12 (23.08%) IIS
10 10 (19.23%) HTML
10 10 (19.23%) Windows
10 10 (19.23%) Release Management
10 10 (19.23%) jQuery
10 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (19.23%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (17.31%) AngularJS
11 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (17.31%) CSS
12 8 (15.38%) Clustering
12 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
12 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
12 8 (15.38%) Entity Framework
12 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
13 7 (13.46%) MSBuild
13 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (13.46%) Migration
14 6 (11.54%) XML
14 6 (11.54%) T-SQL

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 12 (23.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) SAN
2 4 (7.69%) LAN
2 4 (7.69%) NAS
2 4 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.77%) DTS
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) MS Access
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (13.46%) MSBuild
2 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Release Manager
4 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 8 (15.38%) DBA
4 8 (15.38%) SQL DBA
5 5 (9.62%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Angular Developer
6 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) CRM Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) .NET
2 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET
3 10 (19.23%) HTML
3 10 (19.23%) jQuery
4 9 (17.31%) AngularJS
4 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (17.31%) CSS
5 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 8 (15.38%) Entity Framework
6 6 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (11.54%) XML
7 5 (9.62%) LINQ
8 4 (7.69%) HTML5
8 4 (7.69%) JSON
8 4 (7.69%) Middleware
8 4 (7.69%) REST
8 4 (7.69%) WCF
9 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.38%) Clustering
2 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.77%) Reinsurance
5 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.85%) Replication
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) MVC
3 10 (19.23%) Continuous Deployment
3 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (19.23%) Release Management
4 7 (13.46%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) OO
5 5 (9.62%) TDD
6 4 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.69%) High Availability
6 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.69%) Secure Coding
6 4 (7.69%) Web Development
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.77%) CRM
7 3 (5.77%) ETL
7 3 (5.77%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) SQL
2 23 (44.23%) C#
3 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Citrix
2 4 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco
3 1 (1.92%) Intel Security
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.92%) Telerik
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