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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 23 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.68% 5.43% 9.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.51% 24.39% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 21
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £338 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £36.50 £32.60 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.98% +59.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
73 82 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.02% 22.28% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 51 36
Median daily rate £388 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Median hourly rate £29.50 £32.60 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.49% +76.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.23 £25.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £36.63 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.69% -8.28%

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 5 May 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
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 5 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
Warwick +1 11 £425 +30.76% 3
Rugby - 3 £345 - 1
Gaydon - 1 - -
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 27 (60.00%) SQL
2 16 (35.56%) .NET
3 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (28.89%) C#
5 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
6 11 (24.44%) XML
6 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (24.44%) Migration
7 10 (22.22%) MVC
7 10 (22.22%) HTML
8 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
9 8 (17.78%) Oracle
9 8 (17.78%) Data Migration
9 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
10 7 (15.56%) ETL
10 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (13.33%) CSS
11 6 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
11 6 (13.33%) Data Mapping
11 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
12 5 (11.11%) Entity Framework
12 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
12 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework

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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) AutoCAD
2 2 (4.44%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (4.44%) PTC Creo
2 2 (4.44%) Siemens NX
2 2 (4.44%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Intranet
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) SMTP
2 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.67%) Redis
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.22%) OLAP
6 1 (2.22%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.22%) Power BI
6 1 (2.22%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.67%) Back Office
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
1 3 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Advertising
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Business Developer
4 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Data Migration Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Migration Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Angular Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Software Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Lotus Notes Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) .NET
2 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
2 11 (24.44%) XML
3 10 (22.22%) HTML
4 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.33%) CSS
6 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 5 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (8.89%) jQuery
7 4 (8.89%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (6.67%) Classic ASP
8 3 (6.67%) HTML5
8 3 (6.67%) Web Services
8 3 (6.67%) WinForms
9 2 (4.44%) Ajax
9 2 (4.44%) Laravel
9 2 (4.44%) ODBC
9 2 (4.44%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
1 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) SUSE
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
2 11 (24.44%) Migration
3 10 (22.22%) MVC
4 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.78%) Data Migration
6 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.56%) ETL
7 6 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (13.33%) Data Mapping
8 5 (11.11%) TDD
9 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Web Development
10 3 (6.67%) Change Control
10 3 (6.67%) Coaching
10 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.67%) High Availability
10 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
10 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) SQL
2 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 13 (28.89%) C#
4 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.89%) Java
6 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.67%) VBScript
7 2 (4.44%) C++
7 2 (4.44%) LotusScript
7 2 (4.44%) PHP
7 2 (4.44%) VB
8 1 (2.22%) COBOL
8 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) MCITP
2 3 (6.67%) MCTS
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) Tableau
4 3 (6.67%) Remedy
4 3 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.44%) Lotus
5 2 (4.44%) Siemens
6 1 (2.22%) Micro Focus