Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 17 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 77 67 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 9.02% 9.32% 6.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.02% 37.02% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 50 39
Nottingham median daily rate £388 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% +12.50% -7.69%
10th Percentile £266 £258 £258
90th Percentile £552 £439 £455
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £388 £338 £300
% change year-on-year +14.81% +12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Nottingham median hourly rate £42.50 - £13.00
10th Percentile £21.05 - £11.20
90th Percentile £46.75 - £14.80
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £13.00

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 208 181 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 24.36% 25.17% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 114 99
Nottingham median daily rate £404 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.36% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £289 £250 £250
90th Percentile £550 £488 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £346 £338
% change year-on-year +15.52% +2.59% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Nottingham median hourly rate £42.50 - £14.00
10th Percentile £14.80 - £11.40
90th Percentile £48.25 - £19.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £17.00

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 26 May 2018.

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

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Nottingham over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 38 (49.35%) SQL
2 20 (25.97%) C#
2 20 (25.97%) Oracle
3 19 (24.68%) .NET
3 19 (24.68%) Linux
3 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
4 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (20.78%) Hadoop
5 16 (20.78%) Big Data
6 15 (19.48%) Scala
6 15 (19.48%) HTML
6 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
7 14 (18.18%) Apache
7 14 (18.18%) PaaS
7 14 (18.18%) Apache Hive
7 14 (18.18%) Cloudera
7 14 (18.18%) Sqoop
7 14 (18.18%) Impala
7 14 (18.18%) Apache Spark
7 14 (18.18%) Spark Streaming
7 14 (18.18%) Cloudera CDH
8 13 (16.88%) AngularJS
8 13 (16.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (16.88%) T-SQL
8 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
8 13 (16.88%) MVC
9 12 (15.58%) CSS
9 12 (15.58%) jQuery
10 11 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

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 14 (18.18%) Apache
1 14 (18.18%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.19%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.90%) Drupal
4 2 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Demantra
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.30%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (18.18%) PaaS
3 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.19%) SaaS
5 3 (3.90%) GitHub
5 3 (3.90%) IaaS
6 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) VPN
2 3 (3.90%) SMS
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) Intranet
3 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) Big Data
1 16 (20.78%) Hadoop
2 14 (18.18%) Apache Hive
2 14 (18.18%) Cloudera CDH
2 14 (18.18%) Impala
2 14 (18.18%) Sqoop
3 13 (16.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 11 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (12.99%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (9.09%) Apache Kudu
7 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (7.79%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
9 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
3 7 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (5.19%) FishEye
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (5.19%) Subversion
5 4 (5.19%) TeamCity
5 4 (5.19%) Toad
6 3 (3.90%) StarTeam
7 2 (2.60%) NUnit
8 1 (1.30%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.30%) JIRA
8 1 (1.30%) Maven
8 1 (1.30%) Moq
8 1 (1.30%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
1 7 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (51.95%) Developer
2 13 (16.88%) Big Data Developer
3 10 (12.99%) DBA
3 10 (12.99%) SQL DBA
4 9 (11.69%) .NET Developer
5 8 (10.39%) C# Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Architect
7 6 (7.79%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Azure Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Drupal Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.90%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (3.90%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) .NET
2 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
3 15 (19.48%) HTML
4 14 (18.18%) Spark Streaming
5 13 (16.88%) AngularJS
6 12 (15.58%) CSS
6 12 (15.58%) jQuery
7 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.49%) CSS3
9 5 (6.49%) HTML5
9 5 (6.49%) MDX
10 4 (5.19%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.19%) Node.js
10 4 (5.19%) WCF
11 3 (3.90%) Aurelia
11 3 (3.90%) Entity Framework
11 3 (3.90%) Web Services
12 2 (2.60%) .NET Core
12 2 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) Life Science
3 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.90%) NHS
3 3 (3.90%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.90%) Replication
4 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) FMCG
5 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Linux
2 10 (12.99%) Windows
3 6 (7.79%) CentOS
3 6 (7.79%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.49%) VMS
5 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.60%) Unix
7 1 (1.30%) Debian
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.88%) MVC
3 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (14.29%) DevOps
4 8 (10.39%) Analytics
5 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
5 6 (7.79%) Microservices
5 6 (7.79%) Network Virtualisation
5 6 (7.79%) Scrum
5 6 (7.79%) TDD
5 6 (7.79%) Web Development
6 5 (6.49%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (6.49%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (6.49%) Migration
6 5 (6.49%) Network Architecture
6 5 (6.49%) SOA
7 4 (5.19%) Change Control
7 4 (5.19%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 38 (49.35%) SQL
2 20 (25.97%) C#
3 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.48%) Scala
4 13 (16.88%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.69%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.79%) Java
6 6 (7.79%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.90%) Go
7 3 (3.90%) PHP
7 3 (3.90%) VBA
7 3 (3.90%) XMLA
8 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.30%) VB
9 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.60%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) PMO
3 2 (2.60%) GDPR
3 2 (2.60%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.30%) ISO 9002
4 1 (1.30%) QA
4 1 (1.30%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Docker
2 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.60%) Terraform
3 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.30%) Puppet
4 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Oracle
2 14 (18.18%) Cloudera
3 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.49%) VMware
5 3 (3.90%) Micro Focus
6 2 (2.60%) Aveksa
6 2 (2.60%) BeyondTrust
6 2 (2.60%) Cognos
6 2 (2.60%) IBM
6 2 (2.60%) Microgen
6 2 (2.60%) Okta
6 2 (2.60%) SAP
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.30%) SYSPRO