The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 22 18 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 21 18 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.35% 4.81% 14.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% 26.87% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 41
Median daily rate £250 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £145 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £442 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 1
Median hourly rate £23.50 £23.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +21.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £30.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +36.66%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
84 67 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 17.39% 17.91% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 37 49
Median daily rate £388 £370 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £170 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £445 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 2
Median hourly rate £24.00 £33.55 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.46% +72.05%
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 Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Warwick -4 6 - - 5
Leamington Spa -5 3 - - 1
Gaydon +4 1 - -
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 23 (56.10%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 21 (51.22%) SQL
4 19 (46.34%) C#
5 15 (36.59%) HTML
6 14 (34.15%) MVC
7 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
7 12 (29.27%) T-SQL
7 12 (29.27%) CSS
8 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio
9 10 (24.39%) jQuery
10 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
10 9 (21.95%) Entity Framework
10 9 (21.95%) Migration
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (19.51%) XML
11 8 (19.51%) Windows
12 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
12 7 (17.07%) ITIL
12 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
12 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (17.07%) Data Migration
12 7 (17.07%) HTML5
13 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
13 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
14 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (12.20%) Middleware
14 5 (12.20%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.88%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) AutoCAD
2 2 (4.88%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (4.88%) PTC Creo
2 2 (4.88%) Siemens NX
2 2 (4.88%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.88%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
1 2 (4.88%) Intranet
2 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) Redis
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.44%) MSTest
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Automotive
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (7.32%) DBA
4 3 (7.32%) Software Architect
4 3 (7.32%) SQL DBA
5 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Data Migration Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) Junior
5 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Lotus Notes Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Migration Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.88%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (56.10%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 15 (36.59%) HTML
4 12 (29.27%) CSS
5 10 (24.39%) jQuery
6 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
6 9 (21.95%) Entity Framework
7 8 (19.51%) XML
8 7 (17.07%) HTML5
9 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (12.20%) Middleware
11 4 (9.76%) Ajax
11 4 (9.76%) WCF
11 4 (9.76%) Web Services
12 3 (7.32%) ADO.NET
12 3 (7.32%) WPF
13 2 (4.88%) Classic ASP
13 2 (4.88%) ODBC
13 2 (4.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) MVC
2 9 (21.95%) Migration
3 7 (17.07%) Data Migration
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
4 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
5 5 (12.20%) High Availability
6 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Change Control
7 3 (7.32%) Coaching
7 3 (7.32%) SOA
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
8 2 (4.88%) CAD
8 2 (4.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) SQL
2 19 (46.34%) C#
3 12 (29.27%) T-SQL
4 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.20%) C++
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.88%) LotusScript
7 2 (4.88%) VB
7 2 (4.88%) VBScript
8 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) MCITP
2 3 (7.32%) MCTS
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) Remedy
3 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.88%) Lotus
4 2 (4.88%) Siemens
5 1 (2.44%) VMware