Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 34 7
Rank change year-on-year +11 -27 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 23 13 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 6.44% 3.03% 13.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.73% 19.40% 62.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 44
Norfolk median daily rate £319 £300 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +66.67% -40.00%
10th Percentile £260 £184 £158
90th Percentile £413 £399 £478
East of England median daily rate £365 £375 £355
% change year-on-year -2.67% +5.63% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Norfolk median hourly rate - - £137.50
East of England median hourly rate £26.00 £31.27 £36.00
% change year-on-year -16.85% -13.14% +56.52%

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 93 67 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 26.05% 15.62% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 51 64
Norfolk median daily rate £350 £375 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +76.47% -29.17%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £158
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
East of England median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Norfolk median hourly rate - - £20.00
East of England median hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year -12.86% +9.03% -8.29%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Norfolk over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 26 July 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
Norwich +7 17 £313 -18.30% 4
Thetford - 2 - -
Diss - 1 £325 -
King's Lynn - 1 - - 2
SQL Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 (78.26%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) MVC
3 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 9 (39.13%) MySQL
3 9 (39.13%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) Hadoop
3 9 (39.13%) MapReduce
4 8 (34.78%) Big Data
4 8 (34.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (34.78%) Kafka
4 8 (34.78%) HDFS
4 8 (34.78%) Coaching
4 8 (34.78%) Apache Solr
4 8 (34.78%) Data Integration
4 8 (34.78%) Spring MVC
4 8 (34.78%) Apache
4 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
4 8 (34.78%) Eclipse
4 8 (34.78%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) Spring
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) Apache Spark
4 8 (34.78%) Hadoop YARN
5 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS

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 8 (34.78%) Apache
1 8 (34.78%) Apache Solr
1 8 (34.78%) Apache Spark
1 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Hadoop
1 9 (39.13%) MySQL
2 8 (34.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (34.78%) Big Data
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
7 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.35%) Sqoop
7 1 (4.35%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Eclipse
2 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) gulp
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) DBA
4 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) ASP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) CMS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.35%) Database Architect
6 1 (4.35%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Kafka
1 8 (34.78%) Spring
1 8 (34.78%) Spring MVC
2 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
4 3 (13.04%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) Sass
5 2 (8.70%) XSLT
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) JSF
6 1 (4.35%) RESTful
6 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.35%) WCF
6 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 9 (39.13%) MapReduce
2 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Coaching
3 8 (34.78%) Data Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) Information Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Python
3 8 (34.78%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCITP
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) HDFS
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (8.70%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.35%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) SAP