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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 26 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.74% 12.87% 23.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.14% 47.27% 71.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 42
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£388 £214 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.28% -38.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £185 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £341 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-26.72% +16.00%
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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 55 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.13% 27.23% 33.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 58
Average daily rate £350 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £185 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £390 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 21 (56.76%) .NET
2 20 (54.05%) C#
2 20 (54.05%) SQL
3 15 (40.54%) MVC
4 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
4 13 (35.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (32.43%) HTML
6 11 (29.73%) Scrum
7 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
7 10 (27.03%) CSS
8 9 (24.32%) XML
8 9 (24.32%) Windows
8 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (24.32%) System Testing
8 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
8 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
9 8 (21.62%) Ektron
9 8 (21.62%) Oracle
10 7 (18.92%) WCF
11 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
12 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
12 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
12 5 (13.51%) Web Development
12 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
12 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (10.81%) Analytics
13 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2010

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (10.81%) CMS
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.11%) DB2
4 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.70%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (2.70%) QlikView
6 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.70%) Xcelsius
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.11%) CruiseControl
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
3 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) Bazaar
4 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.41%) TestComplete
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (2.70%) Checkstyle
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) DBA
5 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
5 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Database Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) DB2 DBA
7 1 (2.70%) Release Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) HTML
3 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
3 10 (27.03%) CSS
4 9 (24.32%) XML
5 7 (18.92%) WCF
6 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (10.81%) Web Services
9 3 (8.11%) LINQ
9 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (5.41%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.41%) MSMQ
10 2 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (5.41%) Middleware
10 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (5.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.11%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) AS400
4 1 (2.70%) EPoS
4 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) iSeries
4 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) MVC
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) Scrum
4 9 (24.32%) System Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Web Development
6 4 (10.81%) Analytics
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.11%) High Availability
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.41%) MVVM
8 2 (5.41%) SOA
8 2 (5.41%) ETL
8 2 (5.41%) OOP
8 2 (5.41%) OO
8 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) C#
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.81%) Java
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.11%) Perl
5 2 (5.41%) Bourne shell
5 2 (5.41%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.41%) VB
5 2 (5.41%) VB6
5 2 (5.41%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) MCDBA
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.41%) MCP
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) MCTS
4 2 (5.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Ektron
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Sybase
4 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Coremetrics
5 1 (2.70%) Endeca
5 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.70%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Acronis
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