Period
to 22 February 2018

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 6 months to 22 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 11 19
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 53 64 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 10.23% 11.96% 7.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.69% 44.76% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 55 28
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £270 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -28.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £128 £294
90th Percentile £411 £438 £433
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £30.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £29.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +35.59% +90.32% -8.82%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 116 143 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 22.39% 26.73% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 104 42
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £138 £275
90th Percentile £467 £558 £455
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.17% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £30.58 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £36.00 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +89.47% +15.15% -17.50%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

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 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -5 33 £390 +41.82% 18
Alfreton 0 8 £228 +57.34%
Buxton -8 7 £375 +36.36%
Chesterfield 0 1 - - 2
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 32 (60.38%) SQL
2 22 (41.51%) Windows
3 18 (33.96%) Oracle
3 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
4 17 (32.08%) Manufacturing
4 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
5 16 (30.19%) .NET
5 16 (30.19%) Relational Database
6 13 (24.53%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (22.64%) Unix
7 12 (22.64%) Linux
7 12 (22.64%) DNS
7 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
8 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (20.75%) Retail
9 10 (18.87%) Server Building
9 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
11 8 (15.09%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (15.09%) TOGAF
11 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
11 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
11 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
11 8 (15.09%) QMS
11 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
12 7 (13.21%) Git (software)

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 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.66%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.89%) IIS
6 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (11.32%) Teamcenter
2 2 (3.77%) Maximo
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.89%) Demantra
3 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.89%) SnowdropKCS
3 1 (1.89%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) DNS
2 7 (13.21%) DHCP
3 5 (9.43%) VLAN
4 3 (5.66%) Skype
5 1 (1.89%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (30.19%) Relational Database
3 13 (24.53%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (13.21%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (13.21%) RDBMS
6 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (9.43%) Power BI
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (7.55%) Apache Hive
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (5.66%) Redis
10 2 (3.77%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (32.08%) Manufacturing
2 11 (20.75%) Retail
3 7 (13.21%) Publishing
4 5 (9.43%) Finance
5 4 (7.55%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.77%) Electronics
6 2 (3.77%) Marketing
6 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Applications Support
3 8 (15.09%) Applications Support Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) SSIS Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Support Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Development Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Development Support Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Technical Leader
7 4 (7.55%) Exchange Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Office 365 Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Unix Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Unix Support
8 3 (5.66%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) .NET
2 5 (9.43%) LINQ
3 4 (7.55%) Dapper ORM
3 4 (7.55%) MDX
4 2 (3.77%) CSS
4 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 2 (3.77%) jQuery
4 2 (3.77%) WCF
4 2 (3.77%) XML
5 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.89%) HTML5
5 1 (1.89%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.89%) Node.js
5 1 (1.89%) Sass
5 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Linux
2 12 (22.64%) Unix
3 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
4 7 (13.21%) HPUX
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.87%) Server Building
3 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
3 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (15.09%) QMS
3 8 (15.09%) TOGAF
4 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (13.21%) SDLC
4 7 (13.21%) TDD
5 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (11.32%) PLM
5 6 (11.32%) Quality Management
6 5 (9.43%) Migration
6 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.55%) ETL
7 4 (7.55%) ITIL
7 4 (7.55%) Multithreading
7 4 (7.55%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) C#
2 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.55%) R
3 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.89%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 3 (5.66%) CCNA
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.66%) MCSE
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.77%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
1 18 (33.96%) Oracle
2 7 (13.21%) Siemens
3 5 (9.43%) NetApp
3 5 (9.43%) SAP
4 3 (5.66%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Informatica
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) Remedy
6 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.89%) Talend