Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 17 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 63 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 11.09% 7.34% 9.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.76% 37.04% 50.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 33
Derbyshire median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £220 £262 £303
90th Percentile £411 £485 £425
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -2.86% +7.69% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 7
Derbyshire median hourly rate £30.00 - £8.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £28.05 £15.50
% change year-on-year +47.09% +80.94% -55.71%

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 102 108 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 17.96% 19.82% 19.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 41
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £225 £204 £275
90th Percentile £450 £538 £455
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 7
Derbyshire median hourly rate £30.58 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.88% +11.11% +16.13%
10th Percentile £21.78 £19.00 £10.85
90th Percentile £53.46 £21.00 £41.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £16.09 £18.00
% change year-on-year +156.37% -10.61% -48.57%

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 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +2 37 £360 -10.00% 13
Buxton -7 7 £375 +39.66%
Alfreton - 6 £223 -
Chesterfield 0 2 £375 +7.14% 2
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 30 (47.62%) SQL
2 27 (42.86%) Windows
3 26 (41.27%) Oracle
4 25 (39.68%) Manufacturing
5 20 (31.75%) .NET
6 18 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
7 17 (26.98%) Relational Database
8 16 (25.40%) Unix
8 16 (25.40%) Linux
8 16 (25.40%) Retail
9 15 (23.81%) DNS
9 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
10 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (20.63%) Business Analysis
12 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (17.46%) C#
13 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (15.87%) TOGAF
14 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (15.87%) RDBMS
14 10 (15.87%) DHCP
14 10 (15.87%) QMS
14 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
14 10 (15.87%) Server Building
15 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
15 9 (14.29%) MongoDB
15 9 (14.29%) Quality Management
16 8 (12.70%) Publishing
16 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.17%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (9.52%) Teamcenter
2 2 (3.17%) Maximo
3 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.59%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) DNS
2 10 (15.87%) DHCP
3 5 (7.94%) VLAN
4 3 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) Relational Database
2 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (15.87%) RDBMS
4 9 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 8 (12.70%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (12.70%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (6.35%) Apache Hive
8 4 (6.35%) Power BI
8 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (4.76%) Redis
10 2 (3.17%) SAP HANA
10 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.17%) git-flow
2 2 (3.17%) MSTest
2 2 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (39.68%) Manufacturing
2 16 (25.40%) Retail
3 8 (12.70%) Publishing
4 4 (6.35%) Finance
5 3 (4.76%) Marketing
6 2 (3.17%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.17%) Electronics
6 2 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Developer
2 12 (19.05%) .NET Developer
2 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Applications Support
3 11 (17.46%) Applications Support Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Support Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Development Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Development Support Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) SSIS Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Technical Leader
5 6 (9.52%) Consultant
5 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Exchange Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Power BI Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.94%) LINQ
3 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (6.35%) Dapper ORM
3 4 (6.35%) MDX
4 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (4.76%) CSS
4 3 (4.76%) Entity Framework
4 3 (4.76%) HTML
4 3 (4.76%) jQuery
4 3 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (4.76%) Sass
4 3 (4.76%) WCF
5 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.17%) HTML5
5 2 (3.17%) React
5 2 (3.17%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Windows
2 16 (25.40%) Linux
2 16 (25.40%) Unix
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.52%) HPUX
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Business Analysis
2 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.87%) QMS
3 10 (15.87%) Server Building
3 10 (15.87%) TOGAF
4 9 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (12.70%) ITIL
6 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.11%) MVC
6 7 (11.11%) SDLC
6 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.11%) TDD
7 6 (9.52%) ETL
7 6 (9.52%) PLM
7 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.35%) Multithreading
9 4 (6.35%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) SQL
2 11 (17.46%) C#
3 7 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (6.35%) R
5 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.59%) Python
7 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (4.76%) CCNA
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.76%) MCSE
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.17%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) Docker
3 1 (1.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Oracle
2 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) Siemens
4 6 (9.52%) SAP
5 5 (7.94%) NetApp
6 3 (4.76%) HP
6 3 (4.76%) VMware
7 2 (3.17%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.59%) Remedy
8 1 (1.59%) Sage
8 1 (1.59%) Sitecore