The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 26.09% 2.86% 29.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.55% 16.67% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£375 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 - £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 - £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-26.72% +16.00%
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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 Andover region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 47.83% 17.14% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 4
Average daily rate £400 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Andover

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Andover region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Andover 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 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Andover 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 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JSF
3 1 (16.67%) XML-RPC
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) Facebook
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (16.67%) Google