The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 28 April 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 of England / Norfolk
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 18 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 4.52% 4.79% 5.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.00% 45.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 7
Median daily rate £351 £383 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.16% -38.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £170 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £393 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year - +0.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +34.42% -6.15%  

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 Norfolk with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 20 20 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 12.90% 10.64% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 12
Median daily rate £375 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +5.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £170 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £750 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.30
% change year-on-year -4.61% +0.61%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Norfolk

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Norfolk

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Norwich -3 4 £351 -8.16% 13
Thetford - 2 - -
King's Lynn - 1 - -
SQL Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) .NET
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) MVC
4 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (52.63%) WPF
6 9 (47.37%) Embarcadero
6 9 (47.37%) Borland
6 9 (47.37%) Delphi
6 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
7 8 (42.11%) Logistics
8 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
8 6 (31.58%) C#
9 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
9 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
11 3 (15.79%) Web Services
11 3 (15.79%) XML
11 3 (15.79%) SAN
11 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (10.53%) Web Development
12 2 (10.53%) Degree
12 2 (10.53%) Informatics
12 2 (10.53%) jQuery
12 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
12 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
2 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) gulp
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Supply Chain Architect
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) CMS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Strategy Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) WPF
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) XSLT
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) JSF
6 1 (5.26%) RESTful
6 1 (5.26%) Sass
6 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.26%) WCF
6 1 (5.26%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) FMCG
1 2 (10.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) Logistics
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Informatics
4 2 (10.53%) Information Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Delphi
3 6 (31.58%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) MCITP
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.26%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Borland
2 9 (47.37%) Embarcadero
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
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