The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 35 54 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.19% 10.61% 12.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.72% 67.50% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 42 17
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£372 £280 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.76% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £203 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £400 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £39.25 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -16.36%
SQL Server
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
69 80 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.11% 15.72% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 57 26
Average daily rate £375 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £39.25 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +11 15 £475 +31.03% 2
Bedford -6 8 £356 +29.45% 13
Dunstable 0 2 £369 +63.88%
Shefford - 1 - -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (41.82%) .NET
2 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
3 20 (36.36%) SQL
4 19 (34.55%) C#
5 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
6 16 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (27.27%) MVC
8 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (23.64%) ETL
8 13 (23.64%) jQuery
9 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 11 (20.00%) WCF
10 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (16.36%) Windows
11 9 (16.36%) SOA
11 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (14.55%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (14.55%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (12.73%) Data Modelling
13 7 (12.73%) XML
14 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
14 6 (10.91%) Web Services
14 6 (10.91%) Oracle
14 6 (10.91%) OLAP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Lawson
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.45%) Movex
1 3 (5.45%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (14.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Intranet
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) DHCP
2 2 (3.64%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.82%) VPN
3 1 (1.82%) FTP
3 1 (1.82%) Extranet
3 1 (1.82%) Telnet
3 1 (1.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (10.91%) OLAP
6 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.45%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.45%) DTS
7 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.82%) NUnit
1 1 (1.82%) Selenium
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Local Government
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Automotive
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Developer
2 8 (14.55%) Analyst
2 8 (14.55%) Architect
2 8 (14.55%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (14.55%) .NET Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Data Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Tableau Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Web Architect
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.82%) .NET
2 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
3 13 (23.64%) jQuery
4 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (20.00%) WCF
5 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (14.55%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (12.73%) XML
8 6 (10.91%) Web Services
9 5 (9.09%) HTML
9 5 (9.09%) CSS
10 4 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
12 2 (3.64%) Middleware
12 2 (3.64%) HTML5
12 2 (3.64%) SOAP
12 2 (3.64%) XSLT
12 2 (3.64%) LESS
12 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.82%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.82%) User Experience
2 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (27.27%) MVC
3 13 (23.64%) ETL
3 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (16.36%) SOA
6 7 (12.73%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.91%) Migration
8 5 (9.09%) Validation
9 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.27%) CRM
9 4 (7.27%) ERP
9 4 (7.27%) ITIL
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Management
9 4 (7.27%) Logical Data Model
9 4 (7.27%) Physical Data Model
9 4 (7.27%) Data Transformation
10 3 (5.45%) Business Analytics
10 3 (5.45%) Analytics
10 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) SQL
2 19 (34.55%) C#
3 6 (10.91%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.64%) VBA
6 1 (1.82%) XPath
6 1 (1.82%) VB
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) XenApp
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Citrix
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) Tableau
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.45%) Cognos
5 2 (3.64%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) Symantec
6 1 (1.82%) Sophos
6 1 (1.82%) Lagan
6 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.82%) CommVault
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £325.00 - £387.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago