The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leamington Spa 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 24 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)
Warwickshire / Leamington Spa
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 9 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leamington Spa 12.50% 7.50% 6.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 83.33% 25.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £271 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +2.85% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.66 £23.50
% change year-on-year +20.96% +38.95%  

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 Leamington Spa with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leamington Spa
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 6 12 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leamington Spa 15.00% 30.00% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £218 £304 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.39% +38.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.88% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Leamington Spa

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leamington Spa 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 Leamington Spa

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leamington Spa

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Leamington Spa

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leamington Spa

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server in Leamington Spa.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leamington Spa region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Automotive
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (42.86%) Intranet
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (42.86%) Classic ASP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Sass
6 1 (14.29%) LESS
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leamington Spa 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
1 3 (42.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (57.14%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Classic ASP
4 3 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) LESS
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft