Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 23 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)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 23 18
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 -13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 53 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 8.66% 4.75% 6.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.46% 26.11% 28.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 23
Warwickshire median daily rate £325 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +2.27% +5.60%
10th Percentile £261 £204 £179
90th Percentile £493 £525 £421
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 12
Warwickshire median hourly rate £29.25 £22.00 £22.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.95% -3.83% -0.54%
10th Percentile £23.25 £17.52 £19.75
90th Percentile £38.13 £27.26 £33.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £34.00 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +54.55% +2.33% +7.50%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 131 157 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 21.41% 18.19% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 91 80
Warwickshire median daily rate £325 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £181 £238 £191
90th Percentile £500 £525 £489
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 12
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £22.00 £26.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.64% -15.79% +13.59%
10th Percentile £24.75 £14.50 £20.00
90th Percentile £36.85 £24.00 £33.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.31 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +76.39% -11.25% +14.29%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SQL Server in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Warwick +10 12 £300 -14.29% 3
Leamington Spa +1 8 £320 -
Kenilworth - 4 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £488 - 4
Gaydon -2 1 - -
Nuneaton - 1 £450 -
SQL Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 33 (62.26%) .NET
2 28 (52.83%) C#
3 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
4 22 (41.51%) Windows
4 22 (41.51%) MVC
5 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET
6 20 (37.74%) CSS
6 20 (37.74%) HTML
7 18 (33.96%) jQuery
8 16 (30.19%) Windows Server
8 16 (30.19%) SQL
9 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
11 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
11 12 (22.64%) Finance
12 10 (18.87%) Degree
12 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (16.98%) Data Analysis
13 9 (16.98%) Automotive
14 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
14 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
15 7 (13.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (13.21%) CRM
15 7 (13.21%) Linux
15 7 (13.21%) XML
15 7 (13.21%) Web Development
15 7 (13.21%) LINQ
16 6 (11.32%) Web Services
16 6 (11.32%) SharePoint

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) IaaS
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Internet
1 5 (9.43%) Intranet
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Network Security
2 2 (3.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.55%) MySQL
4 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.89%) Big Data
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.89%) MS Access
6 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.89%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.77%) Subversion
1 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (22.64%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Automotive
3 3 (5.66%) Back Office
3 3 (5.66%) Local Government
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Developer
2 22 (41.51%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.98%) C# Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (13.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Consultant
6 6 (11.32%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Data Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Data Migration Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Migration Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Migration Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Salesforce Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (62.26%) .NET
2 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET
3 20 (37.74%) CSS
3 20 (37.74%) HTML
4 18 (33.96%) jQuery
5 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
7 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
8 7 (13.21%) LINQ
8 7 (13.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (13.21%) XML
9 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (11.32%) Web Services
10 5 (9.43%) Ajax
10 5 (9.43%) Classic ASP
10 5 (9.43%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (7.55%) WCF
12 3 (5.66%) JSON
12 3 (5.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) SCADA
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 16 (30.19%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.21%) Linux
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.55%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) MVC
2 9 (16.98%) Data Analysis
3 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (13.21%) CRM
4 7 (13.21%) Web Development
5 6 (11.32%) ETL
6 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.43%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) ITIL
7 4 (7.55%) SDLC
8 3 (5.66%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (5.66%) High Availability
8 3 (5.66%) Project Management
9 2 (3.77%) Malware Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) Matrix Management
9 2 (3.77%) Open Source
9 2 (3.77%) SIEM
9 2 (3.77%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (3.77%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) C#
2 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.19%) SQL
4 12 (22.64%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.55%) Java
7 3 (5.66%) PHP
7 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) CCIE
2 2 (3.77%) CCIE Security
2 2 (3.77%) CCNA
2 2 (3.77%) CCNP
2 2 (3.77%) CEH
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.77%) CISM
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) GCIA
2 2 (3.77%) GIAC
2 2 (3.77%) GSEC
3 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 4 (7.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Snort
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.66%) Tableau
4 3 (5.66%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.77%) CyberArk
5 2 (3.77%) Dell
5 2 (3.77%) HP
5 2 (3.77%) Lancope
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) DevExpress