Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 21 26
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 -22
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 37 53 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 7.94% 9.85% 5.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.58% 50.96% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 47 20
Derbyshire median daily rate £370 £310 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.35% -5.70% -17.81%
10th Percentile £302 £137 £143
90th Percentile £431 £456 £494
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -15.00% +354.55% -70.67%

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 107 104 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 22.96% 19.33% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 83 29
Derbyshire median daily rate £428 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £306 £144 £166
90th Percentile £500 £500 £528
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +12.28% -5.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £15.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £29.50 £50.00 £16.09
% change year-on-year -41.00% +210.75% -46.37%

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 24 June 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
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 24 June 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 -4 20 £365 -2.67% 25
Chesterfield +7 15 £438 - 5
Alfreton -1 3 £360 +148.28% 2
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 26 (70.27%) SQL
2 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
3 18 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (43.24%) Power BI
5 14 (37.84%) ETL
5 14 (37.84%) Oracle
6 12 (32.43%) SharePoint
6 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (32.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (29.73%) Use Case
7 11 (29.73%) Data Mart
7 11 (29.73%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (27.03%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (27.03%) ERD
9 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (21.62%) .NET
10 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
11 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
11 6 (16.22%) C#
12 5 (13.51%) Retail
12 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
12 5 (13.51%) SAP
12 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
12 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
13 4 (10.81%) Kimball Methodology
13 4 (10.81%) Coaching
13 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure

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 12 (32.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Demantra
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) Maximo
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (2.70%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (2.70%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SMS
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Power BI
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (29.73%) Data Mart
3 11 (29.73%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (27.03%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
10 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (2.70%) DB2
11 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (2.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) git-flow
4 1 (2.70%) MSTest
4 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.70%) StarTeam
4 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.70%) Toad
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Data Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) DBA
5 3 (8.11%) Development Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Development Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
4 3 (8.11%) LINQ
4 3 (8.11%) MDX
4 3 (8.11%) XML
5 2 (5.41%) HTML
5 2 (5.41%) Software Packaging
5 2 (5.41%) WCF
5 2 (5.41%) Web Services
5 2 (5.41%) WinForms
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.70%) CSS3
6 1 (2.70%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Node.js
6 1 (2.70%) React
6 1 (2.70%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) FMCG
2 2 (5.41%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) VMS
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (37.84%) ETL
3 12 (32.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (29.73%) Use Case
5 10 (27.03%) ERD
6 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Coaching
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (10.81%) QMS
7 4 (10.81%) Quality Management
8 3 (8.11%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (8.11%) MVC
8 3 (8.11%) Scrum
9 2 (5.41%) ITIL
9 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.41%) Service Design
9 2 (5.41%) TDD
10 1 (2.70%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) C#
2 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.41%) XMLA
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) CCNA
1 1 (2.70%) CCNP
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.70%) MCSE
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) NVQ Level 3
1 1 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
1 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.70%) Cognos
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Informatica
4 1 (2.70%) Micro Focus
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Tableau
4 1 (2.70%) Talend
4 1 (2.70%) VMware