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 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 24 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 27 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.27% 12.74% 23.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.41% 61.36% 69.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 39
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£365 £336 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £391 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £28.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -4.16%
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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
34 44 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.53% 20.75% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 58
Average daily rate £290 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £425 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) .NET
4 11 (45.83%) Windows
5 9 (37.50%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
7 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
7 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (25.00%) VMware
8 6 (25.00%) Retail
8 6 (25.00%) Selenium
8 6 (25.00%) C#
8 6 (25.00%) HTML
8 6 (25.00%) System Testing
9 5 (20.83%) QA
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) Analytics
9 5 (20.83%) Java
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle
9 5 (20.83%) DB2
9 5 (20.83%) IBM
9 5 (20.83%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (20.83%) Google Analytics

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) DB2
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.33%) QlikView
4 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 2 (8.33%) MS Access
4 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
3 6 (25.00%) Selenium
4 4 (16.67%) TestComplete
5 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 3 (12.50%) CruiseControl
6 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
6 2 (8.33%) Bazaar
6 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (8.33%) LoadRunner
7 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
7 1 (4.17%) NuGet
7 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
General
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Tester
3 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) QA Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Tester
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Reporting Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Report Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Business Information Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) DBA
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (20.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 4 (16.67%) SOAP
6 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) XSL
7 1 (4.17%) CSS
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.17%) REST
7 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
1 4 (16.67%) iSeries
2 3 (12.50%) AS400
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Life Science
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Android
5 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.33%) UNIX
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (25.00%) System Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Release Management
3 5 (20.83%) Analytics
4 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 4 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Data Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.33%) Information Management
6 2 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (20.83%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) VBScript
6 2 (8.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) VCP4
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.33%) MCTS
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) MCDBA
4 1 (4.17%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) vMotion
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) IBM
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) Google
4 4 (16.67%) Coremetrics
4 4 (16.67%) Endeca
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) Sybase
5 2 (8.33%) CommVault
6 1 (4.17%) Informatica
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Infor
6 1 (4.17%) Acronis