Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 18 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 36 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 8.74% 8.09% 8.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.06% 35.90% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 21
Derby median daily rate £350 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +6.38%
10th Percentile £220 £161 £325
90th Percentile £411 £438 £425
Derbyshire median daily rate £368 £313 £375
% change year-on-year +17.68% -16.67% +19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Derby median hourly rate £32.00 - £8.00
Derbyshire median hourly rate £30.00 - £8.00

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 62 78 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 15.05% 22.54% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 47 26
Derby median daily rate £370 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £220 £163 £319
90th Percentile £483 £550 £456
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Derby median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +56.86% -27.14%
10th Percentile £30.60 £19.00 £9.90
90th Percentile £55.41 £21.00 £30.45
Derbyshire median hourly rate £30.58 £20.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year +52.88% +56.86% -25.00%

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 11 December 2017.

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

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 11 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server in Derby

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Derby region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 15 (41.67%) SQL
4 14 (38.89%) Manufacturing
5 13 (36.11%) DNS
6 10 (27.78%) Retail
6 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
6 10 (27.78%) Server Building
6 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
8 8 (22.22%) Linux
8 8 (22.22%) Unix
9 7 (19.44%) DHCP
9 7 (19.44%) Siemens
9 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
9 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
9 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
10 6 (16.67%) PLM
10 6 (16.67%) Teamcenter
10 6 (16.67%) QMS
10 6 (16.67%) VLAN
10 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 6 (16.67%) NetApp
10 6 (16.67%) Quality Management

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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Teamcenter
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (5.56%) Maximo
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) DHCP
3 6 (16.67%) VLAN
4 3 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) Power BI
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.78%) MS Access
6 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.78%) QlikView
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (38.89%) Manufacturing
2 10 (27.78%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 3 (8.33%) Publishing
4 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Applications Support
2 7 (19.44%) Applications Support Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Development Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Development Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Leader
5 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Exchange Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Data Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Power BI Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) MDX
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.78%) WCF
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.22%) Linux
3 8 (22.22%) Unix
4 3 (8.33%) HPUX
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Server Building
2 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
4 6 (16.67%) PLM
4 6 (16.67%) QMS
4 6 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (13.89%) ETL
5 5 (13.89%) Migration
5 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
5 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.89%) Test Management
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.56%) Business Forecasting
8 2 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
9 1 (2.78%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (2.78%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) CCNA
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Siemens
3 6 (16.67%) NetApp
4 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Hyperion
5 2 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Remedy
6 1 (2.78%) Sitecore