Period
to 26 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SQL Server 2014 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2014 over the 6 months to 26 February 2020 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 2014
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 125 123
Rank change year-on-year +31 -2 +17
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 8 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.52% 0.61% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.62% 2.48% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 19
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +9.68% +29.17%
10th Percentile £345 £341 £261
90th Percentile £355 £438 £495
England median daily rate £410 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -0.61% -2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.00 - £45.00

SQL Server 2014 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 305 605 619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.65% 24.58% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 425 372
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £282 £270
90th Percentile £532 £550 £538
England median daily rate £488 £488 £475
% change year-on-year - +2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 28
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% -50.00% +89.47%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.81 £13.78
90th Percentile £29.60 £45.30 £58.56
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +6.06% +20.00%

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SQL Server 2014 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2014
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2014 in the East Midlands

SQL Server 2014
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 February 2020. 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
Northamptonshire +36 8 £350 -3.05%
SQL Server 2014
England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2014 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) JSON
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (87.50%) Telerik
2 7 (87.50%) Kendo UI
2 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) QA

SQL Server 2014
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (37.50%) HTML Developer
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) JSON
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Kendo UI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Telerik