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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 18 5
Rank change year-on-year -10 -13  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 11 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 5.54% 5.61% 16.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.48% 45.83% 86.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 28
Median daily rate £390 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £146 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £494 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +2.85% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.66 £23.75
% change year-on-year +20.96% +37.49%  

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 33 24 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 11.42% 12.24% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 29
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £146 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -15 13 £405 +71.42% 8
Alfreton - 1 £338 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 32 (60.38%) Manufacturing
2 31 (58.49%) Oracle
3 30 (56.60%) Relational Database
4 29 (54.72%) SQL
5 20 (37.74%) Windows
5 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (33.96%) Unix
7 17 (32.08%) Linux
8 16 (30.19%) RDBMS
8 16 (30.19%) Oracle Database
9 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
9 15 (28.30%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (28.30%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
10 14 (26.42%) Oracle 11i
11 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
11 13 (24.53%) Finance
11 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
12 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (22.64%) Retail
13 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
13 11 (20.75%) ITIL
13 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
13 11 (20.75%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (18.87%) DHCP
14 10 (18.87%) DNS
14 10 (18.87%) TOGAF
14 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 3 (5.66%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (5.66%) Demantra
3 3 (5.66%) SnowdropKCS
4 1 (1.89%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Boomi
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) DHCP
1 10 (18.87%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (56.60%) Relational Database
2 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (30.19%) Oracle Database
3 16 (30.19%) RDBMS
4 15 (28.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 15 (28.30%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (13.21%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.89%) OLAP
10 1 (1.89%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) git-flow
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) MSTest
3 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 32 (60.38%) Manufacturing
2 13 (24.53%) Finance
3 12 (22.64%) Retail
4 7 (13.21%) Publishing
5 4 (7.55%) Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Applications Support
2 15 (28.30%) Support Analyst
3 14 (26.42%) Applications Support Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) SQL Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Technical Leader
5 7 (13.21%) Development Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Development Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Project Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior SQL Developer
7 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.55%) T-SQL Developer
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
1 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
1 4 (7.55%) XML
2 3 (5.66%) Silverlight
2 3 (5.66%) WPF
3 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.77%) Entity Framework
3 2 (3.77%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.89%) Ajax
4 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) MDX
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) React
4 1 (1.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) EPoS
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Unix
3 17 (32.08%) Linux
4 8 (15.09%) HPUX
5 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
1 11 (20.75%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (20.75%) ITIL
2 10 (18.87%) QMS
2 10 (18.87%) TOGAF
3 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
4 7 (13.21%) Quality Management
5 6 (11.32%) Data Migration
5 6 (11.32%) Information Assurance
5 6 (11.32%) Migration
5 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.43%) Change Control
6 5 (9.43%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) Integration Testing
7 4 (7.55%) MVC
7 4 (7.55%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.66%) Workflow
9 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) SQL
2 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
3 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
3 8 (15.09%) VBA
4 5 (9.43%) C#
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (9.43%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) Oracle
2 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) HP
3 5 (9.43%) Siemens
3 5 (9.43%) VMware
4 2 (3.77%) Dell
4 2 (3.77%) Twitter
5 1 (1.89%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.89%) Sage
5 1 (1.89%) Telerik
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