Period
to 24 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 14 22
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 32 39 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 8.33% 10.68% 6.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.02% 40.21% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 18
Derby median daily rate £390 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.82% -29.03% +7.64%
10th Percentile £312 £128 £321
90th Percentile £413 £438 £425
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £270 £375
% change year-on-year +38.89% -28.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 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 82 97 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 21.35% 26.58% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 76 27
Derby median daily rate £405 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £311 £148 £300
90th Percentile £469 £570 £454
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Derby median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate £30.58 - -

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

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Derby

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Derby over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) Windows
3 12 (37.50%) DNS
4 10 (31.25%) Oracle
5 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (28.13%) Server Building
6 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
7 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
7 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
7 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
7 7 (21.88%) Siemens
7 7 (21.88%) DHCP
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
8 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.75%) PLM
8 6 (18.75%) Teamcenter
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (15.63%) VLAN
9 5 (15.63%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
9 5 (15.63%) NetApp
9 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange

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 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Teamcenter
2 2 (6.25%) Maximo
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) DNS
2 7 (21.88%) DHCP
3 5 (15.63%) VLAN
4 3 (9.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.50%) Power BI
5 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.13%) DB2
7 1 (3.13%) HDInsight
7 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Architect
1 6 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Technical Leader
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Development Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Development Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Power BI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) MDX
3 1 (3.13%) Ajax
3 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) Software Packaging
3 1 (3.13%) WCF
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Unix
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) HPUX
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Server Building
2 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (18.75%) PLM
4 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.50%) ETL
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Test Management
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Business Forecasting
7 2 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (6.25%) QMS
7 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.25%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) CCNA
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.38%) MCSE
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) Siemens
4 5 (15.63%) NetApp
5 2 (6.25%) Hyperion
5 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Informatica
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.13%) Talend