The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell 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 23 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 8 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.36% 7.26% 14.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.05% 36.17% 82.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
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£331 £380 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +78.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Bracknell region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.97% 20.09% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 3
Average daily rate £463 £380 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.71% +78.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £314 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £284
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.33%
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 Bracknell

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) QlikView
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) QlikView
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) MS Access
4 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) UAT Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Server Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) UAT Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) Ext JS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) COM
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) DTV
2 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Product Management
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) C
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Hyperion
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau