Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 19 23
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 20 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 6.17% 9.15% 5.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 27.03% 52.00% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 14
Derby median daily rate £365 £375 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +27.66% -21.67%
10th Percentile £301 £134 £128
90th Percentile £394 £452 £380
Derbyshire median daily rate £370 £310 £329
% change year-on-year +19.35% -5.70% -17.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derby median hourly rate - - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Derby
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 74 75 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 22.84% 17.61% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 62 19
Derby median daily rate £434 £403 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.76% +16.67% -4.17%
10th Percentile £307 £154 £145
90th Percentile £505 £538 £458
Derbyshire median daily rate £428 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.88% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Derby median hourly rate £15.50 - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate £15.50 - -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derby.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Derby

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Derby

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Derby region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (30.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (15.00%) Power BI
7 3 (15.00%) XML
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (15.00%) LINQ
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (10.00%) WCF
8 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (10.00%) QMS

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (5.00%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (15.00%) Power BI
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (5.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (5.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (5.00%) DB2
6 1 (5.00%) HDInsight
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (5.00%) OLAP
6 1 (5.00%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (5.00%) QlikView
6 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) git-flow
3 1 (5.00%) MSTest
3 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) DBA
3 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (15.00%) LINQ
4 3 (15.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) WCF
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) WinForms
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) CSS3
6 1 (5.00%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Node.js
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) DataPower
2 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) VMS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Coaching
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) QMS
4 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Service Design
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) NVQ Level 3
1 1 (5.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) GDPR
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Alteryx
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Informatica
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau
2 1 (5.00%) Talend
2 1 (5.00%) VMware