The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 13.95% 6.82% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
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£400 £400 -
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 Banbury region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Banbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 20.93% 20.45% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Average daily rate £401 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Banbury

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Banbury

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Banbury

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Banbury 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 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) NetApp
5 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
7 2 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
7 2 (15.38%) vSphere
7 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (15.38%) Lync
7 2 (15.38%) Spiceworks
7 2 (15.38%) Network Design
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Banbury 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (15.38%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (15.38%) Skype
1 2 (15.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Data Security
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (15.38%) Metadata Management
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) NetApp
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
2 2 (15.38%) Polycom
2 2 (15.38%) Tandberg
2 2 (15.38%) Spiceworks
2 2 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
2 2 (15.38%) QNAP
3 1 (7.69%) SAP