Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 17 January 2019 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 > Lincolnshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 13 17
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 15 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 17.24% 6.40% 5.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 83.33% 22.86% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Lincolnshire median daily rate £293 £275 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.55% -11.29% +24.00%
10th Percentile £235 £202 £274
90th Percentile £375 £390 £449
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +10.29% +0.74% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -52.00% -6.25% +175.86%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 18 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 20.69% 28.00% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 10
Lincolnshire median daily rate £295 £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.81% -17.42% +10.71%
10th Percentile £245 £216 £257
90th Percentile £386 £575 £485
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £45.00 £14.97 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.70% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £34.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year -48.20% +78.21% +18.18%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Lincolnshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Lincolnshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Lincolnshire

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Lincolnshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Lincoln +4 8 £286 -12.00% 6
Spalding - 1 - -
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (53.33%) NHS
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (46.67%) Information Management
3 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
6 3 (20.00%) Tableau
6 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Data Management
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (13.33%) Contract Management
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (6.67%) Node.js
8 1 (6.67%) REST
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (6.67%) Web Development
8 1 (6.67%) QA
8 1 (6.67%) jQuery

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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:

Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.67%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Information Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Information Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Wintel Support
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) NHS Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Ember.js
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) LESS
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) Sass
1 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (53.33%) NHS
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Information Management
2 2 (13.33%) Contract Management
2 2 (13.33%) Data Management
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (6.67%) Web Design
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) VMware