Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 31 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 71 57 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 7.37% 5.83% 7.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.80% 25.68% 33.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 33 53
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £340 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% -12.16% +10.04%
10th Percentile £306 £222 £225
90th Percentile £488 £388 £473
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year - +4.62% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.45% +14.81%
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £28.05 £15.50
% change year-on-year +47.09% +80.94% -55.71%

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 174 222 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 18.05% 22.72% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 115 139
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £307 £267 £212
90th Percentile £538 £488 £495
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -6.25% +12.36% +9.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.96% -22.73% +26.92%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.23 £14.13
90th Percentile £13.75 £15.28 £36.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £17.55 £17.75
% change year-on-year +135.11% -1.15% -49.29%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +12 66 £345 +6.15% 22
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 35 (49.30%) C#
1 35 (49.30%) SQL
2 32 (45.07%) .NET
3 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
4 23 (32.39%) HTML
5 21 (29.58%) MVC
6 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
6 19 (26.76%) CSS
6 19 (26.76%) Windows
6 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
8 15 (21.13%) Oracle
8 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (16.90%) Scrum
11 12 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
12 11 (15.49%) ETL
12 11 (15.49%) jQuery
13 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
13 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
13 10 (14.08%) Finance
13 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
13 10 (14.08%) Windows Server
14 9 (12.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (12.68%) DevOps

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 8 (11.27%) Umbraco
2 6 (8.45%) IIS
2 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (5.63%) CMS
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.82%) JBoss
4 2 (2.82%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Content Management Server
5 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.82%) GitHub
4 1 (1.41%) Office 365
4 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.86%) SAN
3 6 (8.45%) VLAN
4 5 (7.04%) DNS
4 5 (7.04%) Intranet
4 5 (7.04%) LAN
4 5 (7.04%) NAS
4 5 (7.04%) WAN
5 4 (5.63%) DHCP
5 4 (5.63%) Firewall
6 3 (4.23%) ATM
6 3 (4.23%) Internet
6 3 (4.23%) VPN
7 2 (2.82%) Converged Networks
7 2 (2.82%) CTI
7 2 (2.82%) FTP
7 2 (2.82%) Network Security
7 2 (2.82%) SMS
8 1 (1.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (12.68%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.63%) MySQL
7 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.23%) GIS
8 3 (4.23%) Power BI
8 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.82%) DB2
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.68%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.27%) ReSharper
4 7 (9.86%) TeamCity
5 6 (8.45%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (4.23%) Selenium
6 3 (4.23%) Subversion
6 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.23%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.82%) gulp
7 2 (2.82%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.82%) Moq
7 2 (2.82%) NuGet
7 2 (2.82%) NUnit
7 2 (2.82%) webpack
7 2 (2.82%) YouTrack
8 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.41%) Protractor
8 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Legal
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (52.11%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) .NET Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (9.86%) SQL Developer
5 6 (8.45%) DBA
5 6 (8.45%) SSIS Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Architect
6 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.04%) SQL BI Developer
6 5 (7.04%) SQL DBA
7 4 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Technician
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Angular Developer
8 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.07%) .NET
2 23 (32.39%) HTML
3 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
3 19 (26.76%) CSS
4 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (15.49%) jQuery
7 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
8 9 (12.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (12.68%) Web Services
9 8 (11.27%) CSS3
9 8 (11.27%) HTML5
10 7 (9.86%) Aurelia
11 6 (8.45%) SOAP
11 6 (8.45%) WCF
12 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
12 5 (7.04%) REST
12 5 (7.04%) RESTful
13 4 (5.63%) .NET Core
13 4 (5.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.04%) Clustering
1 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) NHS
3 3 (4.23%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.82%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.82%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.41%) Robotics
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.76%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.27%) Unix
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.63%) AIX
5 4 (5.63%) Linux
6 3 (4.23%) Solaris
6 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.41%) Android
7 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.41%) VMS
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) MVC
2 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (16.90%) Scrum
4 11 (15.49%) ETL
5 9 (12.68%) DevOps
6 8 (11.27%) CRM
6 8 (11.27%) TDD
7 6 (8.45%) ITIL
7 6 (8.45%) Migration
7 6 (8.45%) SOLID
7 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.04%) BDD
8 5 (7.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.04%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.04%) Web Development
9 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.63%) SOA
10 3 (4.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) C#
1 35 (49.30%) SQL
2 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.27%) PowerShell
4 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.23%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.82%) C
7 2 (2.82%) PHP
7 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.82%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.23%) CCNA
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.23%) Master's Degree
3 3 (4.23%) MCSA
4 2 (2.82%) CCNP
4 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.41%) MCITP
5 1 (1.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.63%) XenApp
4 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.82%) Docker
5 2 (2.82%) vSphere
6 1 (1.41%) Firmware
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) SCCM
2 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.23%) SCOM
3 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.13%) Oracle
3 9 (12.68%) Citrix
4 8 (11.27%) VMware
5 5 (7.04%) HP
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco
6 3 (4.23%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.82%) DevExpress
7 2 (2.82%) IBM
7 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.82%) RedGate
7 2 (2.82%) SAP
7 2 (2.82%) Siebel
7 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.82%) Splunk
8 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.41%) StorageTek
8 1 (1.41%) Sun