The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Altrincham 12.50% 30.00% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 60.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£255 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Altrincham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Altrincham 25.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £300 £348 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Altrincham

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Altrincham

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Altrincham

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Altrincham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Altrincham region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) XSD
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) RIA
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SAN

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Altrincham region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) XSD
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (14.29%) LESS
5 1 (14.29%) LINQ
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) RIA
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) OOD
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) MVVM
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter