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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 29 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.86% 7.37% 3.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.64% 44.68% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 7
Median daily rate £369 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £345 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £445 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.76 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.94% +41.15%
SQL Server
Berkshire

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
55 47 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 16.32% 16.49% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 12
Median daily rate £419 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £250 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 28 (82.35%) SQL
2 25 (73.53%) Windows
3 22 (64.71%) Oracle
3 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 21 (61.76%) Security Cleared
4 21 (61.76%) Windows Server
5 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 15 (44.12%) HP
7 15 (44.12%) EMC
7 15 (44.12%) IIS
7 15 (44.12%) Netcool
8 14 (41.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 14 (41.18%) NetBackup
8 14 (41.18%) MS Access
8 14 (41.18%) SAN
8 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (41.18%) Windows XP
8 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
9 13 (38.24%) Veritas
9 13 (38.24%) Meridio
10 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
11 11 (32.35%) Problem Management
12 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
12 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
12 10 (29.41%) Statistics
13 9 (26.47%) MS Office
13 9 (26.47%) Citrix
13 9 (26.47%) Thin Client
13 9 (26.47%) Fat Client

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (44.12%) IIS
2 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
3 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
4 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (23.53%) Live Communications Server
5 2 (5.88%) Apache
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.94%) Boomi
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) SAN
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 7 (20.59%) Unified Communications
3 6 (17.65%) DHCP
4 5 (14.71%) Internet
5 3 (8.82%) HTTP
5 3 (8.82%) HTTPS
5 3 (8.82%) Intranet
6 2 (5.88%) FTP
6 2 (5.88%) SSH
6 2 (5.88%) SSL
6 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.88%) Telnet
7 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MS Access
2 6 (17.65%) EDRMS
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Bower
3 1 (2.94%) FxCop
3 1 (2.94%) Grunt
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) JSHint
3 1 (2.94%) Moq
3 1 (2.94%) NDepend
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
3 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.94%) StyleCop
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Web Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Web Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Data Migration Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Server Support
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) Flash
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.88%) LAMP
3 2 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.94%) Node.js
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.94%) RequireJS
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Statistics
2 9 (26.47%) Fat Client
2 9 (26.47%) Thin Client
3 4 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (41.18%) Windows XP
5 8 (23.53%) Unix
5 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.65%) Solaris
7 3 (8.82%) Linux
8 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.94%) Debian
9 1 (2.94%) SUSE
9 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Problem Management
2 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Change Control
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) MVC
4 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
4 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.94%) ERP
5 1 (2.94%) SOA
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) C
7 1 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) Groovy
7 1 (2.94%) Haskell
7 1 (2.94%) Perl
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) Netcool
2 14 (41.18%) NetBackup
2 14 (41.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (23.53%) Unicenter
3 8 (23.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.94%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (2.94%) Netcool/Webtop
4 1 (2.94%) SCCM
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Oracle
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (44.12%) EMC
3 15 (44.12%) HP
4 13 (38.24%) Meridio
4 13 (38.24%) Veritas
5 9 (26.47%) Citrix
6 6 (17.65%) Intel Security
7 4 (11.76%) VMware
8 3 (8.82%) SAP
9 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.94%) Cisco
10 1 (2.94%) Concur
10 1 (2.94%) Dell
10 1 (2.94%) Genesys