The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwick 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Warwickshire / Warwick
Rank 9 8 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwick 8.13% 6.99% 6.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.67% 47.62% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +11.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year - +0.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +77.38% -35.38%  

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 Warwick with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Warwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 24 21 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwick 19.51% 14.69% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 13
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £591 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £19.81 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwick 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 Warwick

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Warwick

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Warwick over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Warwick

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Warwick

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Warwick region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 10 (52.63%) Unix
3 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (47.37%) SAML
4 9 (47.37%) HTTP
4 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (47.37%) WebLogic
4 9 (47.37%) IIS
4 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) JBoss
4 9 (47.37%) Apache
4 9 (47.37%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle Identity Management
4 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (47.37%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick 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 9 (47.37%) Apache
1 9 (47.37%) IIS
1 9 (47.37%) JBoss
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Application Server
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 9 (47.37%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) HTTP
1 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data
5 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Support Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Information Officer
4 2 (10.53%) NHS Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Development Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) SAML
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) LINQ
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
2 10 (52.63%) Unix
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (47.37%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) ETL
5 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (10.53%) Information Governance
6 2 (10.53%) Line Management
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCTS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Intel
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.26%) VMware