The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Andover region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 2.56% 30.00% 2.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% 60.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £343 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.14%
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 £31.50 £28.00 £25.88
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.19%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
8 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 20.51% 50.00% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Average daily rate £375 £310 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -12.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server
Hampshire

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
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 18 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Military
3 2 (50.00%) Serena
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Serena
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) DevExpress