The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 17 29 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 8.10% 13.36% 27.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.95% 46.77% 74.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 51
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£388 £194 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -44.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £185 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £310 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +43.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+13.36% +10.26%
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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 Basingstoke region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
37 62 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.62% 28.57% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 66
Average daily rate £400 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £185 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +43.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 23 (58.97%) .NET
2 22 (56.41%) C#
3 18 (46.15%) SQL
4 16 (41.03%) MVC
5 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (35.90%) Scrum
7 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.77%) HTML
8 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
9 10 (25.64%) Oracle
9 10 (25.64%) CSS
10 9 (23.08%) XML
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (20.51%) Ektron
11 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
11 8 (20.51%) Windows
12 7 (17.95%) WCF
12 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
12 7 (17.95%) System Testing
12 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
13 6 (15.38%) HTTP
13 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
14 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
14 5 (12.82%) Web Development
14 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
14 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) CMS
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.56%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) S/MIME
2 2 (5.13%) SMTP
2 2 (5.13%) FTP
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) MGCP
3 1 (2.56%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.26%) MySQL
4 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.56%) Xcelsius
7 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.56%) DB2
7 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.56%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.13%) JUnit
4 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.13%) Bazaar
4 2 (5.13%) ClearCase
4 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.13%) NetBeans
4 2 (5.13%) CruiseControl
4 2 (5.13%) Subversion
4 2 (5.13%) Maven
4 2 (5.13%) Checkstyle
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) DBA
5 3 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Database Architect
6 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Business Objects Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) HTML
3 10 (25.64%) CSS
4 9 (23.08%) XML
4 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 7 (17.95%) WCF
5 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (12.82%) Entity Framework
7 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.26%) Web Services
9 3 (7.69%) Middleware
9 3 (7.69%) LINQ
9 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (5.13%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.13%) jQuery
10 2 (5.13%) WPF
10 2 (5.13%) Silverlight
10 2 (5.13%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Client/Server
1 4 (10.26%) Open Source
2 2 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.13%) Replication
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) AIX
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) MVC
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) Scrum
4 7 (17.95%) System Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Web Development
5 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.26%) High Availability
6 4 (10.26%) TDD
7 3 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.13%) Analytics
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) SOA
8 2 (5.13%) ETL
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.69%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (7.69%) Ruby
7 2 (5.13%) VB6
7 2 (5.13%) Bourne shell
7 2 (5.13%) Perl
7 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.13%) VB
8 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) MCP
3 2 (5.13%) MCDBA
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCTS
3 2 (5.13%) MCITP
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) CCNP
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle
3 8 (20.51%) Ektron
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
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