Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 19 19
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 55 87 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 8.26% 8.92% 7.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.56% 47.28% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 60 45
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £381 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +12.13% +13.33%
10th Percentile £257 £253 £200
90th Percentile £463 £525 £415
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.25% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -55.00% +35.59% +90.32%

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 180 184 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 27.03% 18.87% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 114 112
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.24% -1.36%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £275
90th Percentile £553 £584 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.60 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% +36.36% -29.03%
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £36.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +89.47% +15.15%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 -10 37 £375 -4.76% 66
Mansfield - 12 £400 - 6
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 43 (78.18%) SQL
2 39 (70.91%) C#
3 30 (54.55%) .NET
4 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
5 26 (47.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 24 (43.64%) PL/SQL
7 24 (43.64%) Oracle
7 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (41.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (41.82%) HTML
9 22 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (38.18%) T-SQL
10 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
11 20 (36.36%) MVC
11 20 (36.36%) Retail
11 20 (36.36%) jQuery
12 19 (34.55%) Windows
12 19 (34.55%) AngularJS
12 19 (34.55%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (30.91%) HTML5
13 17 (30.91%) CSS
14 16 (29.09%) WCF
14 16 (29.09%) Web Development
14 16 (29.09%) WinForms
14 16 (29.09%) React
15 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (23.64%) CSS3
16 13 (23.64%) WPF

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 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.82%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) InfoPath
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (47.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (41.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.91%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (7.27%) MS Access
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.27%) SQLite
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.64%) GIS
7 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.64%) MySQL
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.82%) InfluxDB
8 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 22 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (5.45%) Grunt
4 3 (5.45%) JIRA
5 2 (3.64%) gulp
5 2 (3.64%) Moq
5 2 (3.64%) NUnit
5 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.82%) Maven
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 20 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Billing
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (72.73%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Senior Developer
3 16 (29.09%) C# Developer
4 12 (21.82%) .NET Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Web Developer
6 9 (16.36%) SQL Developer
7 8 (14.55%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (7.27%) C# WCF Developer
10 4 (7.27%) C# WPF Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Cordova Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Senior WPF Developer
10 4 (7.27%) WCF Developer
10 4 (7.27%) WPF Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (54.55%) .NET
2 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 23 (41.82%) HTML
4 21 (38.18%) ASP.NET
5 20 (36.36%) jQuery
6 19 (34.55%) AngularJS
7 17 (30.91%) CSS
7 17 (30.91%) HTML5
8 16 (29.09%) React
8 16 (29.09%) WCF
8 16 (29.09%) WinForms
9 13 (23.64%) CSS3
9 13 (23.64%) WPF
10 9 (16.36%) .NET Framework
10 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Core
11 8 (14.55%) React Native
12 7 (12.73%) Web Services
13 6 (10.91%) JSON
13 6 (10.91%) PhoneGap
13 6 (10.91%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.82%) Mobile App
3 8 (14.55%) EPoS
3 8 (14.55%) Robotics
4 6 (10.91%) NHS
5 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.82%) GPGPU
7 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Android
3 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (5.45%) Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (36.36%) MVC
3 16 (29.09%) Web Development
4 12 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (14.55%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.91%) TDD
7 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.09%) Android Development
8 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 5 (9.09%) ETL
8 5 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (9.09%) MVVM
9 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.27%) iOS Development
9 4 (7.27%) Migration
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (7.27%) SOLID
10 3 (5.45%) BDD
11 2 (3.64%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) SQL
2 39 (70.91%) C#
3 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 24 (43.64%) PL/SQL
5 21 (38.18%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.82%) ES6
8 1 (1.82%) GLSL
8 1 (1.82%) Java
8 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) MCP
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 5 (9.09%) TickIT
2 3 (5.45%) PMO
3 1 (1.82%) GDPR
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9002
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
1 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Ansible
1 1 (1.82%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 24 (43.64%) Oracle
3 7 (12.73%) Xamarin
4 6 (10.91%) Sencha
5 1 (1.82%) Capita
5 1 (1.82%) VMware