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 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)
Warwickshire / Warwick
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 17 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwick 4.76% 4.20% 2.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.83% 20.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Median daily rate £225 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.05% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +2.85% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £31.00 £23.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.78% -3.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.66 £23.50
% change year-on-year +20.96% +38.95%  

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 50 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwick 22.86% 21.01% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 34 19
Median daily rate £340 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £501 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £31.00 £22.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.77% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Warwick

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

1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 5 (33.33%) IIS
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) JBoss
4 5 (33.33%) Apache
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) Unix
4 5 (33.33%) SAML
4 5 (33.33%) HTTP
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (33.33%) AngularJS

SQL Server
Co-occurring 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
1 5 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) JBoss
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Bluemix
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) Big Data
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) CouchDB
5 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) JSUnit
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Information Officer
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) SAML
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) LINQ
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) LESS
6 1 (6.67%) Node.js
6 1 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
1 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Information Governance
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) IBM