Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 19 October 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 25 37
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 57 64 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 7.96% 7.04% 4.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.48% 37.21% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 54 29
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £350 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% +5.38% -12.75%
10th Percentile £257 £305 £249
90th Percentile £466 £488 £388
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +2.94% +0.74% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £14.50
10th Percentile £21.25 - £13.25
90th Percentile £46.75 - £15.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £16.09
% change year-on-year -11.11% +179.68% +7.27%

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 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 187 172 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 26.12% 18.92% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 117 118
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.47% -0.34%
10th Percentile £300 £303 £264
90th Percentile £550 £538 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £43.75 £12.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +250.00% -1.96% -62.50%
10th Percentile £23.75 £11.25 £11.23
90th Percentile £48.38 £13.75 £15.28
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £16.09
% change year-on-year -11.11% +179.68% -10.61%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server in Nottinghamshire

SQL Server
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 SQL Server within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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 -7 45 £340 -1.45% 50
Mansfield - 5 £400 - 18
Sutton-in-Ashfield - 1 - -
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 33 (57.89%) C#
2 31 (54.39%) .NET
3 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 29 (50.88%) HTML
4 29 (50.88%) SQL
5 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET
6 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
7 21 (36.84%) MVC
7 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (35.09%) AngularJS
9 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (28.07%) jQuery
11 15 (26.32%) CSS
11 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (22.81%) Oracle
12 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (21.05%) React
14 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
14 11 (19.30%) TDD
14 11 (19.30%) Web Development
14 11 (19.30%) PL/SQL
14 11 (19.30%) Windows
15 10 (17.54%) HTML5
15 10 (17.54%) Node.js
15 10 (17.54%) SOLID
16 9 (15.79%) Microservices
16 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (15.79%) Scrum

SQL Server
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) Confluence
1 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.75%) DNN
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) InfoPath
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.26%) Office 365
3 3 (5.26%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
2 3 (5.26%) SAN
3 2 (3.51%) FTP
4 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.75%) Skype
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (14.04%) Redis
3 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (7.02%) MySQL
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (5.26%) QlikView
6 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.26%) SQLite
7 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.51%) GIS
7 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.02%) JIRA
4 4 (7.02%) Subversion
5 3 (5.26%) Maven
5 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.51%) Grunt
6 2 (3.51%) NUnit
6 2 (3.51%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.75%) FishEye
7 1 (1.75%) gulp
7 1 (1.75%) Moq
7 1 (1.75%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.75%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 8 (14.04%) Retail
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.30%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Cordova Developer
7 3 (5.26%) DBA
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.51%) Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Azure DevOps
8 2 (3.51%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) OBIEE Specialist
8 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) .NET
2 29 (50.88%) HTML
3 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET
4 20 (35.09%) AngularJS
5 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (28.07%) jQuery
7 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (26.32%) CSS
8 12 (21.05%) React
9 10 (17.54%) HTML5
9 10 (17.54%) Node.js
10 8 (14.04%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (14.04%) Web Services
11 7 (12.28%) CSS3
12 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
13 5 (8.77%) Ionic Framework
13 5 (8.77%) PhoneGap
13 5 (8.77%) Sencha Touch
14 4 (7.02%) Apache Cordova
14 4 (7.02%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.26%) Credit Risk
5 3 (5.26%) NHS
6 2 (3.51%) Replication
7 1 (1.75%) GPGPU
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Android
3 4 (7.02%) Unix
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.75%) CentOS
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (36.84%) MVC
2 11 (19.30%) TDD
2 11 (19.30%) Web Development
3 10 (17.54%) SOLID
4 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (15.79%) Microservices
4 9 (15.79%) Scrum
5 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.28%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 7 (12.28%) OWASP
6 7 (12.28%) SOA
6 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.77%) ETL
8 5 (8.77%) Migration
8 5 (8.77%) Prototyping
9 4 (7.02%) Analytics
9 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (7.02%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) C#
2 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 29 (50.88%) SQL
4 11 (19.30%) PL/SQL
5 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.02%) Java
7 1 (1.75%) ES6
7 1 (1.75%) GLSL
7 1 (1.75%) Go
7 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (12.28%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) ISO 9001
1 5 (8.77%) TickIT
2 3 (5.26%) PMO
3 2 (3.51%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.26%) Docker
1 3 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Ansible
1 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.75%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Xamarin
4 5 (8.77%) Sencha
4 5 (8.77%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) Capita
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) SAP