Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 16 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 20 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 8.93% 8.87% 8.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.71% 58.06% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 23
Derby median daily rate £385 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £321 £220 £161
90th Percentile £500 £411 £438
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £368 £313
% change year-on-year +8.77% +17.68% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Derby median hourly rate - £32.00 -
Derbyshire median hourly rate - £30.00 -

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 56 62 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 25.00% 15.27% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 47
Derby median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £322 £220 £163
90th Percentile £568 £483 £550
Derbyshire median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Derby median hourly rate - £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +100.00% +11.11%
Derbyshire median hourly rate - £30.58 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +52.88% +11.11%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Derby over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 9 December 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 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) ETL
3 10 (50.00%) Oracle
3 10 (50.00%) Web Services
3 10 (50.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (40.00%) Netezza
5 8 (40.00%) DB2 UDB
5 8 (40.00%) Degree
5 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (40.00%) Teradata
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) DB2
5 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (40.00%) Snowflake Schema
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (40.00%) Informatica
5 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
5 8 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring

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 3 (15.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (40.00%) DB2
3 8 (40.00%) DB2 UDB
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (40.00%) Snowflake Schema
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (35.00%) PowerCenter
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.00%) Data Mart
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.00%) QlikView
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Informatica Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 5 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (5.00%) MI Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Web Services
1 10 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) LINQ
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js
5 1 (5.00%) REST
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 5 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) ETL
3 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (40.00%) Data Acquisition
4 8 (40.00%) Data Integration
4 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
4 8 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
4 8 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) MVC
7 1 (5.00%) ERD
7 1 (5.00%) Microservices
7 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
1 8 (40.00%) Master's Degree
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) Informatica
2 8 (40.00%) Netezza
2 8 (40.00%) Teradata
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Cognos