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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 1 8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rotherham - 44.44% 4.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 100.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.66 £23.25
% change year-on-year +20.96% +40.45%  

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 Rotherham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Rotherham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Rotherham - 44.44% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Rotherham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Rotherham 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 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

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Rotherham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server in Rotherham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Rotherham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) DevExpress
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Spotfire
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Spotfire
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) DevExpress
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft