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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 25 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.38% 2.34% 5.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.50% 31.25% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -12.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.82%
SQL Server
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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
40 16 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.47% 7.48% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 14
Average daily rate £375 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £163 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £501 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

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
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 2 September 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 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (30.00%) Retail
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) ETL
5 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (20.00%) .NET
6 4 (20.00%) SAP
6 4 (20.00%) Analytics
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Marketing
7 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
7 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.00%) QlikView
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (15.00%) Cognos
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) DB2

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) QlikView
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.00%) Star Schema
3 3 (15.00%) DB2
3 3 (15.00%) OLAP
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.00%) SAP BI
5 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.00%) MS Access
5 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.00%) PVCS
3 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.00%) JMeter
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Electronics
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Junior
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Junior Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) X-Windows
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) DTV
2 2 (10.00%) Wiki
3 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) zOS
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITSM
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.00%) COBOL
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.00%) VB6
4 2 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (10.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) Cognos
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (10.00%) Tableau
5 1 (5.00%) Hyperion
5 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
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