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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 24 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.36% 6.69% 10.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.50% 42.59% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 17
Average daily rate £375 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £391 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +7.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £28.69 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.06% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.18% -4.36%
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
64 54 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 22.30% 15.70% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 28
Average daily rate £400 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +1 9 £375 +7.14% 11
Nuneaton +2 1 £338 +22.72%
Rugby +1 1 £438 +34.61% 1
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 32 (64.00%) .NET
2 30 (60.00%) C#
3 20 (40.00%) SQL
3 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (40.00%) MVC
3 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
6 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
6 13 (26.00%) HTML
7 12 (24.00%) CSS
7 12 (24.00%) TDD
8 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (20.00%) jQuery
9 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
11 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (16.00%) HTML5
12 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
12 7 (14.00%) Oracle
12 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
12 7 (14.00%) Ajax
12 7 (14.00%) Web Development
13 6 (12.00%) LINQ
13 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (12.00%) N-Tier

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) Node.js
3 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) GitHub
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Bluemix
4 1 (2.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) SMTP
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.00%) MySQL
5 2 (4.00%) OLAP
5 2 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.00%) Power BI
6 1 (2.00%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.00%) Star Schema
6 1 (2.00%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.00%) Mocha
3 1 (2.00%) NSubstitute
3 1 (2.00%) NuGet
3 1 (2.00%) NUnit
3 1 (2.00%) Protractor
3 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.00%) Advertising
1 3 (6.00%) Back Office
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (86.00%) Developer
2 19 (38.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (18.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (14.00%) SQL Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Angular Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Business Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) SQL BI Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
10 2 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Agile C# Developer
10 2 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (64.00%) .NET
2 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
3 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (26.00%) HTML
5 12 (24.00%) CSS
6 10 (20.00%) jQuery
7 8 (16.00%) HTML5
8 7 (14.00%) Ajax
8 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
9 6 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (12.00%) LINQ
10 5 (10.00%) Web Services
10 5 (10.00%) XML
11 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (6.00%) Classic ASP
11 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (6.00%) WCF
11 3 (6.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) SUSE
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (40.00%) MVC
2 12 (24.00%) TDD
3 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.00%) Web Development
5 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.00%) ETL
7 3 (6.00%) Scrum
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.00%) ITSM
8 2 (4.00%) Product Management
8 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.00%) Refactoring
8 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.00%) Service Management
8 2 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) C#
2 20 (40.00%) SQL
3 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) COBOL
7 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.00%) VBScript
7 1 (2.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Tableau
4 2 (4.00%) BMC
4 2 (4.00%) Remedy
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Micro Focus