Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 23 16
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 24 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 9.96% 8.03% 6.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.11% 62.71% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 15
Derby median daily rate £380 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £295 £220 £131
90th Percentile £480 £436 £469
Derbyshire median daily rate £386 £370 £313
% change year-on-year +4.39% +18.40% -21.88%
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 57 59 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 23.65% 12.80% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 22
Derby median daily rate £463 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% +10.34% -9.38%
10th Percentile £308 £220 £147
90th Percentile £550 £488 £499
Derbyshire median daily rate £431 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +7.81% +14.29% -9.68%
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) ETL
3 11 (45.83%) XML
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 10 (41.67%) Web Services
4 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 8 (33.33%) Oracle
6 7 (29.17%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (25.00%) Data Integration
7 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (25.00%) Netezza
7 6 (25.00%) DB2 UDB
7 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (25.00%) Teradata
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (25.00%) Informatica
7 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (25.00%) Snowflake Schema

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 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) DB2
4 6 (25.00%) DB2 UDB
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (25.00%) Snowflake Schema
5 5 (20.83%) PowerCenter
6 2 (8.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 2 (8.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (8.33%) QlikView
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Informatica Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Applications Support
4 5 (20.83%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Technician
6 1 (4.17%) MI Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) XML
2 10 (41.67%) Web Services
3 8 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 3 (12.50%) HTML
7 3 (12.50%) LINQ
7 3 (12.50%) WCF
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (8.33%) CSS
8 2 (8.33%) jQuery
8 2 (8.33%) WinForms
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.17%) CSS3
9 1 (4.17%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (4.17%) Node.js
9 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 5 (20.83%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) ETL
3 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
4 6 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 6 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
4 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (20.83%) DevOps
6 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
8 1 (4.17%) Metadata Management
8 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.83%) VB
4 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
1 6 (25.00%) Master's Degree
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Informatica
2 6 (25.00%) Netezza
2 6 (25.00%) Teradata
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Cognos
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Alteryx
5 1 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) Tableau
5 1 (4.17%) VMware