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 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)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 23 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7  
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 4.48% 4.39% 6.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.21% 22.58% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 15
Median daily rate £245 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £321 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £493 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £34.50 £24.00 £26.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.75% -8.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.55 £22.60 £22.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.35 £32.75 £36.29
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 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 56 93 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 19.31% 19.46% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 58 49
Median daily rate £335 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £315 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £501 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Median hourly rate £31.00 £24.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.16% -27.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £21.85 £23.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.50 £39.55
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 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 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 26 June 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
Leamington Spa +1 5 £271 - 1
Warwick 0 5 £225 -47.05% 6
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 17 (56.67%) .NET
2 13 (43.33%) C#
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
4 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (33.33%) Windows
5 10 (33.33%) CSS
5 10 (33.33%) HTML
5 10 (33.33%) MVC
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (33.33%) jQuery
6 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
7 7 (23.33%) Oracle
7 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
8 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (20.00%) IIS
8 6 (20.00%) Automotive
8 6 (20.00%) Degree
8 6 (20.00%) Ajax
8 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 5 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (16.67%) Classic ASP
9 5 (16.67%) SAML
9 5 (16.67%) Intranet

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 (20.00%) IIS
2 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) JBoss
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Bluemix
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
1 5 (16.67%) Intranet
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.67%) Big Data
7 1 (3.33%) CouchDB
7 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.33%) DB2
7 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) JSUnit
General
1 6 (20.00%) Automotive
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Information Officer
7 2 (6.67%) Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) CyberArk Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) DBA
7 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 10 (33.33%) HTML
3 10 (33.33%) jQuery
4 6 (20.00%) Ajax
4 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.67%) Classic ASP
5 5 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (16.67%) SAML
5 5 (16.67%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.00%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.67%) CSS3
8 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.67%) LESS
8 2 (6.67%) LINQ
8 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.67%) iSeries
2 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) ETL
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (6.67%) Information Governance
5 2 (6.67%) SDLC
5 2 (6.67%) SIEM
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) Contract Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) C#
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (6.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) CyberArk
3 2 (6.67%) NetApp
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
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