Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 17 39
Rank change year-on-year -8 +22 -29
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 50 64 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 6.90% 8.45% 4.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 27.17% 34.41% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 50 28
Nottingham median daily rate £345 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% +4.62% -13.33%
10th Percentile £215 £258 £211
90th Percentile £488 £476 £388
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +6.62% +4.62% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Nottingham median hourly rate £43.75 - £14.50
10th Percentile £41.38 - £13.25
90th Percentile £47.13 - £15.75
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £43.75 - £14.50

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 184 186 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 25.38% 24.57% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 123 107
Nottingham median daily rate £398 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.57% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £299 £265 £233
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £398 £350 £368
% change year-on-year +13.57% -4.76% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Nottingham median hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +260.00% -13.79% -
10th Percentile £41.50 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £48.50 £13.75 £15.75
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £12.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +260.00% -13.79% -39.58%

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 18 August 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

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 24 (48.00%) SQL
2 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 20 (40.00%) C#
3 19 (38.00%) HTML
3 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (30.00%) MVC
6 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
9 10 (20.00%) CSS
9 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (18.00%) Finance
10 9 (18.00%) Scrum
10 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (18.00%) Oracle
10 9 (18.00%) jQuery
11 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
11 8 (16.00%) Node.js
11 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
11 8 (16.00%) Microservices
11 8 (16.00%) SOLID
11 8 (16.00%) SOA
11 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (14.00%) TDD
12 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
12 7 (14.00%) Windows

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 4 (8.00%) Apache
1 4 (8.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.00%) Confluence
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Demantra
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (2.00%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) PaaS
3 2 (4.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) SMS
2 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) Skype
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (14.00%) Redis
4 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (8.00%) Apache Hive
7 4 (8.00%) Big Data
7 4 (8.00%) Cloudera CDH
7 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
7 4 (8.00%) Impala
7 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (8.00%) Sqoop
8 3 (6.00%) MySQL
8 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (6.00%) Power BI
9 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (8.00%) Toad
4 3 (6.00%) StarTeam
4 3 (6.00%) Subversion
5 2 (4.00%) JIRA
5 2 (4.00%) Maven
5 2 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.00%) FishEye
6 1 (2.00%) NUnit
6 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) DBA
3 9 (18.00%) SQL DBA
4 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (4.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Data Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (38.00%) HTML
3 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (20.00%) CSS
6 9 (18.00%) jQuery
7 8 (16.00%) Node.js
8 7 (14.00%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (8.00%) CSS3
9 4 (8.00%) HTML5
9 4 (8.00%) MDX
9 4 (8.00%) Spark Streaming
10 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (6.00%) Aurelia
10 3 (6.00%) React
10 3 (6.00%) REST
10 3 (6.00%) Web Services
11 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.00%) NHS
3 2 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) FMCG
4 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) CentOS
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Unix
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) MVC
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.00%) Scrum
4 8 (16.00%) Microservices
4 8 (16.00%) SOA
4 8 (16.00%) SOLID
4 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 7 (14.00%) OWASP
5 7 (14.00%) TDD
6 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.00%) Prototyping
8 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (8.00%) Web Development
9 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.00%) ERP
9 3 (6.00%) Migration
9 3 (6.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) SQL
2 20 (40.00%) C#
3 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.00%) Scala
7 3 (6.00%) Java
7 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.00%) VBA
7 3 (6.00%) XMLA
8 1 (2.00%) Go
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
1 7 (14.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) GDPR
1 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.00%) PMO
2 1 (2.00%) ISO 9002
2 1 (2.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
1 2 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.00%) Ansible
2 2 (4.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Cloudera
3 4 (8.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) Micro Focus
5 2 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.00%) SYSPRO