The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth 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 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 11 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 12.50% 13.51% 10.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.83% 76.92% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
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£325 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +1.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +10.00%
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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 Bournemouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 26.14% 17.57% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 10
Average daily rate £325 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £475 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £20.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 - £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 - £30.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) SCCM
5 5 (33.33%) SCOM
5 5 (33.33%) Clustering
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (20.00%) NHS
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) CICS
7 2 (13.33%) REXX
7 2 (13.33%) RACF
7 2 (13.33%) JCL
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) UNIX
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) CICS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Moq
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Wintel Support
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Wintel Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Information Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Environment Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ISPF
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Kendo UI
2 1 (6.67%) Ninject
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) REXX
2 2 (13.33%) JCL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
1 5 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Telerik