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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 11.11% 4.17% 8.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.58% 14.29% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
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£319 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% -18.03%
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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
19 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 35.19% 29.17% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -4.61%

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 1 September 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 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) CMS
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Content Management
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) HP UFT
5 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) SMS
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) IIS
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) Google
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (41.67%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) WordPress
3 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SMS
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (25.00%) Test Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Test Automation Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) JSF
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
2 2 (16.67%) Social Network
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Content Management
1 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (25.00%) Google
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
1 3 (25.00%) Facebook
1 3 (25.00%) Twitter
1 3 (25.00%) Rackspace
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) HP