Period
to 18 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for Azure SQL Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 6 months to 18 February 2020 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 Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 61 74
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 -
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 5 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.87% 1.07% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.76% 3.85% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £388 £360 £341
90th Percentile £463 £468 £572
East Midlands median daily rate £358 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -15.88% +6.25% -29.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Azure SQL Database 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 133 182 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 23.21% 27.70% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 137 113
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +17.24%
10th Percentile £280 £308 £262
90th Percentile £536 £554 £585
East Midlands median daily rate £386 £400 £386
% change year-on-year -3.44% +3.56% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £15.60 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.97% +36.36%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -13.89% -50.00% +89.47%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing Azure SQL Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Nottinghamshire

Azure SQL Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure SQL Database in Nottinghamshire

Azure SQL Database
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 2020. 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
Nottingham +16 5 £425 +6.25% 1
Azure SQL Database
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Azure SQL Database 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Big Data
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Power BI
3 3 (60.00%) Azure Data Factory

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 3 (60.00%) Power Platform
2 3 (60.00%) PowerApps
3 1 (20.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) Power BI
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mart
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior WPF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) WCF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (20.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Project Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP