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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 25 52 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 11.90% 22.13% 12.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.43% 70.27% 70.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 23
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£344 £338 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £269 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £400 £425
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 £25.00 £27.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.76%
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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
35 74 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 16.67% 31.49% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 49 31
Average daily rate £344 £400 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £403 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014, 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 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 28 (57.14%) SQL
3 27 (55.10%) MVC
4 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
5 25 (51.02%) C#
6 23 (46.94%) XML
7 22 (44.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (42.86%) Windows
9 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET
10 18 (36.73%) CSS
10 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
11 17 (34.69%) jQuery
11 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (28.57%) HTML
12 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
13 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (24.49%) Web Services
15 11 (22.45%) WCF
16 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (20.41%) Linux
16 10 (20.41%) SOAP
16 10 (20.41%) Oracle
17 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
17 9 (18.37%) Finance
17 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
18 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
18 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.29%) IIS
3 6 (12.24%) CMS
3 6 (12.24%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.24%) Apache
4 5 (10.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.08%) Drupal
5 2 (4.08%) WordPress
5 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
5 2 (4.08%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.08%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
4 8 (16.33%) MySQL
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.08%) PowerCenter
7 2 (4.08%) OLAP
7 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.04%) DB2
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.24%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
4 2 (4.08%) Moq
5 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.04%) NUnit
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Automotive
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
3 6 (12.24%) PHP Developer
4 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Informatica Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 23 (46.94%) XML
3 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET
4 18 (36.73%) CSS
5 17 (34.69%) jQuery
5 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (28.57%) HTML
7 12 (24.49%) Web Services
8 11 (22.45%) WCF
9 10 (20.41%) SOAP
10 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
11 8 (16.33%) XSLT
12 7 (14.29%) Middleware
13 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 6 (12.24%) Ajax
13 6 (12.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 5 (10.20%) CodeIgniter
15 4 (8.16%) Symfony
16 3 (6.12%) LINQ
16 3 (6.12%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.08%) E-Learning
2 2 (4.08%) SCORM
3 1 (2.04%) Derivative
3 1 (2.04%) iSeries
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (20.41%) Linux
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.16%) UNIX
4 4 (8.16%) Debian
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) MVC
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.33%) OO
3 8 (16.33%) SOA
4 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.24%) System Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Scrum
6 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.16%) CRM
7 4 (8.16%) ETL
8 3 (6.12%) DSDM
8 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.12%) OO PHP
8 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.08%) ITIL
9 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) SQL
2 25 (51.02%) C#
3 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.33%) Java
5 6 (12.24%) PHP
6 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.16%) PHP5
8 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) VB
9 1 (2.04%) VBA
9 1 (2.04%) VB6
9 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
1 2 (4.08%) SCOM
1 2 (4.08%) SCVMM
1 2 (4.08%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Zend
4 4 (8.16%) Ektron
4 4 (8.16%) Informatica
4 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.12%) Google
6 2 (4.08%) ESRI
6 2 (4.08%) Kalido
6 2 (4.08%) Lotus
7 1 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (2.04%) Endeca
7 1 (2.04%) Coremetrics
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