Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 20 34
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14 -16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 46 70 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 6.31% 7.13% 5.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.34% 40.94% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 55 31
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £340 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.62% +6.12%
10th Percentile £183 £306 £200
90th Percentile £451 £488 £388
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +10.29% +0.74% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.67% -6.25% +158.06%

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 189 171 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 25.93% 17.41% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 113 109
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £293 £310 £280
90th Percentile £550 £538 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.60 £14.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.44% +29.55% -29.03%
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% +92.31% +18.18%

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 9 December 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
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 9 December 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 -14 39 £340 -0.73% 51
Mansfield - 2 £375 - 10
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 26 (56.52%) SQL
2 25 (54.35%) C#
2 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 24 (52.17%) HTML
3 24 (52.17%) .NET
4 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET
5 20 (43.48%) MVC
6 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
7 16 (34.78%) AngularJS
8 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (28.26%) jQuery
9 12 (26.09%) CSS
9 12 (26.09%) HTML5
9 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (23.91%) React
10 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (23.91%) Oracle
10 11 (23.91%) TDD
10 11 (23.91%) Retail
11 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (21.74%) Windows
12 9 (19.57%) Web Services
12 9 (19.57%) PL/SQL
12 9 (19.57%) Web Development
12 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
12 9 (19.57%) SOLID
13 8 (17.39%) Test Automation
13 8 (17.39%) Node.js
13 8 (17.39%) CSS3
13 8 (17.39%) Mobile App

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 (6.52%) Confluence
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) InfoPath
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) Office 365
4 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) Skype
2 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (13.04%) Redis
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.70%) MySQL
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (8.70%) SQLite
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.35%) GIS
8 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
8 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.35%) MS Access
9 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.17%) InfluxDB
9 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) JIRA
2 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.52%) Grunt
4 3 (6.52%) Maven
4 3 (6.52%) Subversion
5 2 (4.35%) gulp
5 2 (4.35%) Moq
5 2 (4.35%) NUnit
5 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (23.91%) Retail
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Cordova Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Data Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (52.17%) .NET
1 24 (52.17%) HTML
2 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET
3 16 (34.78%) AngularJS
4 13 (28.26%) jQuery
5 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (26.09%) CSS
5 12 (26.09%) HTML5
6 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (23.91%) React
7 9 (19.57%) Web Services
8 8 (17.39%) CSS3
8 8 (17.39%) Node.js
9 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
10 6 (13.04%) Ionic Framework
10 6 (13.04%) JSON
10 6 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (13.04%) PhoneGap
10 6 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (13.04%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) NHS
3 3 (6.52%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.17%) GPGPU
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Android
3 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.17%) Unix
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) MVC
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.91%) TDD
4 9 (19.57%) SOLID
4 9 (19.57%) Web Development
5 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (17.39%) Test Automation
6 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
7 6 (13.04%) ETL
7 6 (13.04%) Microservices
7 6 (13.04%) Scrum
7 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Android Development
8 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
8 5 (10.87%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 5 (10.87%) Migration
8 5 (10.87%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (10.87%) MVVM
8 5 (10.87%) OWASP
8 5 (10.87%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) SQL
2 25 (54.35%) C#
2 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.57%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.52%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.17%) ES6
7 1 (2.17%) GLSL
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (10.87%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) ISO 9001
1 6 (13.04%) TickIT
2 4 (8.70%) PMO
3 2 (4.35%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.52%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Ansible
1 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle
3 7 (15.22%) Xamarin
4 6 (13.04%) Sencha
5 4 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) Capita
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix