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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 18 24 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.32% 6.45% 14.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.18% 29.63% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 38
Median daily rate £250 £330 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £386 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +54.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £21.50 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.34 £33.55 £19.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.20 £31.76 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+23.42% +33.72%
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
85 81 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 20.38% 21.77% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 42 49
Median daily rate £378 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £248 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £427 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £33.55 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.93% +72.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £24.00 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £33.55 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 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
Warwick -7 5 - - 7
Leamington Spa -3 2 - -
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 24 (61.54%) .NET
2 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET
3 21 (53.85%) C#
3 21 (53.85%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) MVC
5 12 (30.77%) HTML
5 12 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 11 (28.21%) CSS
6 11 (28.21%) T-SQL
7 10 (25.64%) jQuery
8 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 8 (20.51%) Windows
9 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
9 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework
10 7 (17.95%) HTML5
10 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (17.95%) ITIL
10 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
10 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
11 6 (15.38%) XML
11 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
11 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
12 5 (12.82%) WCF
12 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
12 5 (12.82%) High Availability
12 5 (12.82%) Data Migration

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 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.13%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
1 2 (5.13%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.13%) MySQL
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.13%) Redis
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (5.13%) MSTest
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) DBA
5 3 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Junior
6 2 (5.13%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Lotus Notes Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.13%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Architect
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (5.13%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) .NET
2 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET
3 12 (30.77%) HTML
4 11 (28.21%) CSS
5 10 (25.64%) jQuery
6 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
6 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework
7 7 (17.95%) HTML5
8 6 (15.38%) XML
9 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (12.82%) Middleware
9 5 (12.82%) WCF
10 4 (10.26%) Ajax
10 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (10.26%) Web Services
11 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET
11 3 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (7.69%) WPF
12 2 (5.13%) Laravel
12 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) MVC
2 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 5 (12.82%) Data Migration
5 5 (12.82%) High Availability
5 5 (12.82%) Migration
5 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.69%) Change Control
7 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Web Development
8 2 (5.13%) Coaching
8 2 (5.13%) ERP
8 2 (5.13%) OO
8 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C#
1 21 (53.85%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) T-SQL
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.69%) C++
5 3 (7.69%) PHP
5 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.13%) LotusScript
6 2 (5.13%) VB
6 2 (5.13%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) MCITP
1 3 (7.69%) MCTS
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Remedy
2 3 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.13%) Lotus
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) VMware