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 3 months to 29 March 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)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 24 10
Rank change year-on-year +9 -14  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 40 32 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 10.05% 5.69% 10.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.22% 28.07% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 27
Median daily rate £325 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £473 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year - +2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +66.66% -30.76%  

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 102 114 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 25.63% 20.28% 28.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 64 68
Median daily rate £320 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.39% +1.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing SQL Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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
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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +7 34 £331 +6.85% 26
Mansfield - 1 £300 - 3
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 36 (49.32%) .NET
2 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
3 31 (42.47%) C#
3 31 (42.47%) SQL
4 27 (36.99%) JavaScript
5 26 (35.62%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET
7 22 (30.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (23.29%) Finance
9 17 (23.29%) WCF
10 14 (19.18%) Web Services
11 13 (17.81%) ETL
11 13 (17.81%) Entity Framework
12 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (16.44%) MVC
13 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (15.07%) Automated Testing
13 11 (15.07%) Oracle
14 10 (13.70%) T-SQL
14 10 (13.70%) Windows
14 10 (13.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (13.70%) MSTest
14 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
15 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (12.33%) Scrum
15 9 (12.33%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (12.33%) HTML

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 (4.11%) Confluence
1 3 (4.11%) IIS
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) DHCP
1 1 (1.37%) DNS
1 1 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (13.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (12.33%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
5 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (4.11%) MySQL
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.74%) Power BI
8 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.37%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (13.70%) MSTest
3 5 (6.85%) JIRA
4 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.11%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.37%) Subversion
7 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.37%) YouTrack
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Advertising
3 2 (2.74%) Billing
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (67.12%) Developer
2 14 (19.18%) .NET Developer
2 14 (19.18%) C# Developer
3 12 (16.44%) SQL Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Software Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (10.96%) SSIS Developer
6 6 (8.22%) DBA
6 6 (8.22%) SQL BI Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) ETL Developer
8 4 (5.48%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (5.48%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.48%) SQL DBA
8 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (49.32%) .NET
2 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET
3 17 (23.29%) WCF
4 14 (19.18%) Web Services
5 13 (17.81%) Entity Framework
6 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (12.33%) HTML
7 8 (10.96%) .NET Framework
7 8 (10.96%) CSS
7 8 (10.96%) jQuery
8 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
9 5 (6.85%) XML
10 4 (5.48%) HTML5
10 4 (5.48%) RESTful
10 4 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (4.11%) EJB
11 3 (4.11%) JDBC
11 3 (4.11%) JSP
11 3 (4.11%) SOAP
11 3 (4.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.74%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Android
4 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.74%) Unix
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.37%) AIX
5 1 (1.37%) HPUX
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (17.81%) ETL
3 12 (16.44%) MVC
4 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.07%) Automated Testing
5 9 (12.33%) Scrum
6 8 (10.96%) ITIL
7 6 (8.22%) Migration
7 6 (8.22%) Time Management
7 6 (8.22%) Web Development
8 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.48%) Analytics
9 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.48%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.48%) DevOps
9 4 (5.48%) System Testing
9 4 (5.48%) TDD
10 3 (4.11%) Coaching
10 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.11%) Single Customer View
Programming Languages
1 31 (42.47%) C#
1 31 (42.47%) SQL
2 27 (36.99%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.70%) T-SQL
4 9 (12.33%) Java
5 7 (9.59%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.74%) VBA
7 2 (2.74%) XPath
8 1 (1.37%) Korn
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.37%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) VB
8 1 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) HNC
2 5 (6.85%) HND
3 1 (1.37%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) SCCM
2 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle
3 5 (6.85%) NetApp
3 5 (6.85%) VMware
4 3 (4.11%) Informatica
4 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.74%) Tableau
5 2 (2.74%) Twitter
6 1 (1.37%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
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