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 3 months to 29 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.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 12 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 18 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 5.44% 7.28% 5.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.57% 46.43% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 17
Median daily rate £360 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £270 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £410 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year - +2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.00% -45.20%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +66.66% -30.76%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 63 56 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 19.03% 15.69% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 35 36
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.00% -45.20%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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
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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +2 10 £375 +3.44% 5
Leamington Spa - 3 £325 - 5
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £550 - 3
SQL Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 21 (58.33%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
3 12 (33.33%) IIS
3 12 (33.33%) .NET
3 12 (33.33%) Oracle
4 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (27.78%) Unix
5 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (25.00%) HTTP
6 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (25.00%) Linux
6 9 (25.00%) JBoss
6 9 (25.00%) Apache
6 9 (25.00%) C#
6 9 (25.00%) HTML
6 9 (25.00%) Java
6 9 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 9 (25.00%) SAML
6 9 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
6 9 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager

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 12 (33.33%) IIS
2 9 (25.00%) Apache
2 9 (25.00%) JBoss
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 9 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.56%) CMS
4 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) HTTP
1 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) SSH
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.78%) Big Data
6 1 (2.78%) DB2
6 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Information Officer
5 3 (8.33%) Release and Configuration Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Release Manager
6 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) CyberArk Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) HTML
2 9 (25.00%) SAML
3 8 (22.22%) CSS
3 8 (22.22%) jQuery
4 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.11%) Ajax
5 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.33%) HTML5
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.56%) CSS3
7 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.56%) LINQ
7 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.78%) Classic ASP
8 1 (2.78%) Middleware
8 1 (2.78%) Web Services
8 1 (2.78%) WPF
8 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) iSeries
3 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
1 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
2 10 (27.78%) Unix
3 9 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) ETL
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) Release Management
6 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.56%) Information Governance
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Service Management
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCITP
2 1 (2.78%) MCTS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) NetApp
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) CyberArk
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Intel
5 1 (2.78%) Remedy
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
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