The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 3 months to 29 March 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)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 26 4
Rank change year-on-year +16 -22  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 40 10 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 14.93% 3.98% 20.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.95% 38.46% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 9 27
Median daily rate £265 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.28% +0.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £201 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £362 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year - +2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +66.66% -30.76%  

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 77 26 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 28.73% 10.36% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 14 38
Median daily rate £265 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing SQL Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Derbyshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Derbyshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Derbyshire

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Derbyshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +10 30 £290 -16.54% 11
Alfreton - 7 £145 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 44 (60.27%) Manufacturing
2 42 (57.53%) Relational Database
3 40 (54.79%) Oracle
4 33 (45.21%) SQL
5 31 (42.47%) Windows
6 25 (34.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (32.88%) RDBMS
8 23 (31.51%) Unix
9 22 (30.14%) Linux
9 22 (30.14%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (28.77%) Active Directory
11 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
11 20 (27.40%) Oracle Reports
11 20 (27.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (27.40%) Oracle Database
12 19 (26.03%) Oracle Database 10g
13 18 (24.66%) Oracle 11i
13 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
13 18 (24.66%) PL/SQL
13 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
14 17 (23.29%) Finance
15 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (21.92%) Business Analysis
15 16 (21.92%) Retail
15 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 16 (21.92%) Siemens
15 16 (21.92%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (21.92%) Virtual Servers
16 15 (20.55%) DNS
16 15 (20.55%) DHCP

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 7 (9.59%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.96%) MS Office
3 5 (6.85%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.48%) MS Project
5 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (24.66%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (9.59%) Demantra
3 7 (9.59%) SnowdropKCS
4 1 (1.37%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) DHCP
1 15 (20.55%) DNS
2 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (57.53%) Relational Database
2 25 (34.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (32.88%) RDBMS
4 20 (27.40%) Oracle Database
4 20 (27.40%) Oracle Reports
4 20 (27.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (26.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 16 (21.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (15.07%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (5.48%) DTS
9 4 (5.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (5.48%) Star Schema
10 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.37%) MySQL
11 1 (1.37%) OLAP
11 1 (1.37%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 1 (1.37%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.48%) JDeveloper
4 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.37%) Subversion
5 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (60.27%) Manufacturing
2 17 (23.29%) Finance
3 16 (21.92%) Retail
4 11 (15.07%) Publishing
5 4 (5.48%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Analyst
2 21 (28.77%) Developer
3 20 (27.40%) Applications Support
3 20 (27.40%) Support Analyst
4 19 (26.03%) Applications Support Analyst
5 11 (15.07%) Development Analyst
5 11 (15.07%) Development Support Analyst
6 9 (12.33%) .NET Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Project Engineer
7 8 (10.96%) SQL Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Architect
8 7 (9.59%) Technical Leader
9 5 (6.85%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Oracle Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.48%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Senior SQL Developer
10 4 (5.48%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) .NET
2 8 (10.96%) XML
3 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
4 6 (8.22%) CSS
4 6 (8.22%) Entity Framework
5 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (6.85%) LINQ
5 5 (6.85%) REST
6 4 (5.48%) Software Packaging
7 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.11%) Silverlight
7 3 (4.11%) WPF
8 2 (2.74%) jQuery
8 2 (2.74%) React
8 2 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.74%) WCF
9 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) User Experience
3 2 (2.74%) EPoS
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (42.47%) Windows
2 23 (31.51%) Unix
3 22 (30.14%) Linux
4 12 (16.44%) HPUX
4 12 (16.44%) Windows 7
5 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (12.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) Business Analysis
1 16 (21.92%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
2 13 (17.81%) TOGAF
3 12 (16.44%) QMS
4 9 (12.33%) Data Migration
4 9 (12.33%) Migration
4 9 (12.33%) MVC
5 8 (10.96%) Integration Testing
5 8 (10.96%) ITIL
5 8 (10.96%) Quality Management
5 8 (10.96%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (9.59%) Change Control
6 7 (9.59%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 7 (9.59%) Server Building
6 7 (9.59%) Workflow
7 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.85%) Information Assurance
8 5 (6.85%) OWASP
8 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) SQL
2 18 (24.66%) PL/SQL
3 11 (15.07%) C#
4 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.70%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.96%) VBA
6 4 (5.48%) Java
7 1 (1.37%) PHP
7 1 (1.37%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.70%) Degree
2 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 21 (28.77%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 16 (21.92%) Virtual Servers
3 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.11%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 40 (54.79%) Oracle
2 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.92%) Siemens
4 9 (12.33%) VMware
5 8 (10.96%) HP
6 2 (2.74%) Twitter
7 1 (1.37%) Google
7 1 (1.37%) Sage
7 1 (1.37%) Telerik
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