Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 24 November 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)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 32 18
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 66 51 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 7.59% 5.76% 7.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.24% 25.12% 32.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 28 48
Nottingham median daily rate £345 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.15% -13.33% +11.52%
10th Percentile £307 £266 £225
90th Percentile £488 £388 £466
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £340 £325 £370
% change year-on-year +4.62% -12.16% +10.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Nottingham median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.45% +14.81%
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year - -6.45% +14.81%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 164 203 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 18.85% 22.91% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 106 123
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £310 £273 £220
90th Percentile £538 £488 £495
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Nottingham median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -6.45% +19.23%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.25 £14.25
90th Percentile £13.75 £15.75 £18.35
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year -1.96% -22.73% +26.92%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Nottingham

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Nottingham

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Nottingham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Nottingham

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 35 (53.03%) C#
2 32 (48.48%) .NET
3 31 (46.97%) SQL
4 23 (34.85%) HTML
5 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 21 (31.82%) MVC
7 19 (28.79%) ASP.NET
7 19 (28.79%) CSS
7 19 (28.79%) Windows
8 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (18.18%) Oracle
14 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
14 11 (16.67%) jQuery
15 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
15 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
15 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (15.15%) Scrum
15 10 (15.15%) Finance
15 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
15 10 (15.15%) Windows Server
16 9 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (13.64%) DevOps
16 9 (13.64%) Citrix

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (12.12%) Umbraco
2 6 (9.09%) IIS
2 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.06%) CMS
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.03%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.52%) Apache
5 1 (1.52%) Content Management Server
5 1 (1.52%) EPiServer
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) GitHub
4 1 (1.52%) Office 365
4 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.61%) SAN
3 6 (9.09%) VLAN
4 5 (7.58%) DNS
4 5 (7.58%) Intranet
4 5 (7.58%) LAN
4 5 (7.58%) NAS
4 5 (7.58%) WAN
5 4 (6.06%) DHCP
5 4 (6.06%) Firewall
6 3 (4.55%) ATM
6 3 (4.55%) Internet
6 3 (4.55%) VPN
7 2 (3.03%) Converged Networks
7 2 (3.03%) CTI
7 2 (3.03%) FTP
7 2 (3.03%) Network Security
7 2 (3.03%) SMS
8 1 (1.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
7 4 (6.06%) MySQL
7 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
8 3 (4.55%) GIS
8 3 (4.55%) Power BI
8 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.03%) DB2
9 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 8 (12.12%) ReSharper
4 7 (10.61%) TeamCity
5 6 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (4.55%) Selenium
6 3 (4.55%) Subversion
6 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.55%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.03%) gulp
7 2 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.03%) Moq
7 2 (3.03%) NuGet
7 2 (3.03%) NUnit
7 2 (3.03%) webpack
7 2 (3.03%) YouTrack
8 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.52%) Protractor
8 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Legal
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) .NET Developer
3 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Architect
4 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
4 5 (7.58%) SQL BI Developer
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Developer
5 4 (6.06%) DBA
5 4 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Technician
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.06%) SQL DBA
5 4 (6.06%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) HTML Developer
6 3 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (48.48%) .NET
2 23 (34.85%) HTML
3 19 (28.79%) ASP.NET
3 19 (28.79%) CSS
4 14 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (16.67%) jQuery
7 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
8 9 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (13.64%) Web Services
9 8 (12.12%) CSS3
9 8 (12.12%) HTML5
10 7 (10.61%) Aurelia
11 6 (9.09%) SOAP
11 6 (9.09%) WCF
12 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
12 5 (7.58%) REST
12 5 (7.58%) RESTful
13 4 (6.06%) .NET Core
13 4 (6.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Clustering
1 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) NHS
3 3 (4.55%) Replication
4 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.52%) Robotics
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.12%) Unix
3 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.06%) AIX
5 4 (6.06%) Linux
6 3 (4.55%) Solaris
6 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.52%) VMS
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) MVC
2 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (15.15%) Scrum
4 9 (13.64%) DevOps
4 9 (13.64%) ETL
5 8 (12.12%) CRM
5 8 (12.12%) TDD
6 6 (9.09%) ITIL
6 6 (9.09%) Migration
6 6 (9.09%) SOLID
6 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 5 (7.58%) BDD
7 5 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.58%) Web Development
8 4 (6.06%) SOA
9 3 (4.55%) BPR
9 3 (4.55%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) C#
2 31 (46.97%) SQL
3 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.61%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.55%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.03%) C
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.55%) CCNA
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.55%) Master's Degree
3 3 (4.55%) MCSA
4 2 (3.03%) CCNP
4 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.52%) MCITP
5 1 (1.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.06%) XenApp
4 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.03%) Docker
5 2 (3.03%) vSphere
6 1 (1.52%) Firmware
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.55%) SCOM
3 2 (3.03%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) Oracle
3 9 (13.64%) Citrix
4 8 (12.12%) VMware
5 5 (7.58%) HP
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco
6 3 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.03%) DevExpress
7 2 (3.03%) IBM
7 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.03%) RedGate
7 2 (3.03%) SAP
7 2 (3.03%) Siebel
7 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.03%) Splunk
8 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.52%) StorageTek
8 1 (1.52%) Sun