Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 16 26
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 27 44 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 5.14% 7.65% 5.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.30% 35.48% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 22
Warwickshire median daily rate £438 £389 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.54% +22.34% -5.85%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £204
90th Percentile £600 £500 £423
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £381 £350
% change year-on-year +4.92% +8.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £24.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% +2.33%
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.50 £40.00 £18.94
% change year-on-year +38.75% +111.19% -0.32%

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 67 124 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 12.76% 21.57% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 76 83
Warwickshire median daily rate £450 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.87% -4.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £325 £179 £234
90th Percentile £575 £500 £521
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 12
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £27.50 £20.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +34.34% -10.02%
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £30.91 £16.56
% change year-on-year +68.26% +86.62% -19.22%

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 19 January 2019.

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 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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 -13 9 £438 -2.23% 6
Stratford-upon-Avon 0 8 £400 -7.51% 2
Rugby - 3 £335 - 1
Nuneaton -2 1 £483 +7.22% 5
Atherstone - 1 - -
SQL Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warwickshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 15 (55.56%) SQL
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) C#
4 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (29.63%) Power BI
6 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (22.22%) SDLC
7 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
7 6 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (22.22%) CRM
7 6 (22.22%) HTML
7 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (22.22%) Workflow
7 6 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (18.52%) Service Management
8 5 (18.52%) Change Management
8 5 (18.52%) IIS
8 5 (18.52%) ITIL
8 5 (18.52%) JBoss
8 5 (18.52%) Citrix
8 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
8 5 (18.52%) XenApp
8 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
8 5 (18.52%) PowerShell

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 5 (18.52%) IIS
1 5 (18.52%) JBoss
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
1 5 (18.52%) WildFly
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (29.63%) Power BI
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.70%) Data Mart
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Support
3 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) ETL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (22.22%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) MDX
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) DOM
6 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.70%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) React
6 1 (3.70%) Redux
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) FMCG
1 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (22.22%) CRM
2 6 (22.22%) SDLC
2 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 6 (22.22%) Workflow
3 5 (18.52%) Change Management
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
6 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) HNC
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) XenApp
2 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) Informatica
4 2 (7.41%) McAfee
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Cognos
5 1 (3.70%) Google