Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Rotherham 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)
South Yorkshire > Rotherham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 1 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rotherham 30.77% 50.00% 6.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
Rotherham median daily rate £340 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +25.00% -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £343 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -8.53% -3.23% +23.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Rotherham median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £12.00

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 Rotherham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Rotherham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rotherham 30.77% 50.00% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Rotherham median daily rate £340 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +25.00% -40.00%
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Rotherham median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £15.39
% change year-on-year -9.68% +101.43% +0.03%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Rotherham

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Rotherham

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Rotherham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Rotherham

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 Rotherham region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) DevExpress
1 3 (75.00%) YouTrack
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rotherham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (75.00%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) DevExpress
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft