The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 26 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 40 48 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.58% 7.14% 12.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.41% 34.53% 65.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 50
Average daily rate
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£325 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
136 139 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.97% 20.68% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 40 72
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £234 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 7
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +95.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £30.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +2.50%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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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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
Cambridge -10 16 £330 -5.71% 31
Peterborough +2 11 £325 +18.18% 11
Huntingdon +6 1 - - 3
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 89 (70.63%) .NET
2 82 (65.08%) C#
3 55 (43.65%) ASP.NET
4 42 (33.33%) SQL
5 37 (29.37%) HTML
5 37 (29.37%) MVC
6 29 (23.02%) jQuery
6 29 (23.02%) Visual Studio
7 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 26 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (19.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (19.05%) Oracle
10 24 (19.05%) Windows
11 22 (17.46%) CSS
12 19 (15.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
13 18 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (13.49%) HTML5
15 16 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (11.90%) Degree
17 14 (11.11%) WCF
18 13 (10.32%) Scrum
18 13 (10.32%) AngularJS
19 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 11 (8.73%) T-SQL
19 11 (8.73%) Active Directory
20 10 (7.94%) IIS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (7.94%) IIS
2 9 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (6.35%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.97%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.59%) Node.js
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.79%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) Firewall
2 5 (3.97%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (3.97%) DNS
2 5 (3.97%) DHCP
3 4 (3.17%) SAN
3 4 (3.17%) Wireless
4 2 (1.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) WAN
5 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (15.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (4.76%) Big Data
7 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.97%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (3.17%) MySQL
8 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.79%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (23.02%) Visual Studio
2 18 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.14%) JIRA
4 5 (3.97%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.97%) NUnit
5 4 (3.17%) MSTest
6 2 (1.59%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.59%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.59%) WiX
6 2 (1.59%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.59%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.79%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.79%) Subversion
7 1 (0.79%) Maven
7 1 (0.79%) Toad
General
1 8 (6.35%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Back Office
3 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 93 (73.81%) Developer
2 47 (37.30%) .NET Developer
3 31 (24.60%) C# Developer
4 27 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (15.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (15.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Analyst
7 9 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 8 (6.35%) DBA
8 8 (6.35%) SQL DBA
9 7 (5.56%) Python Developer
9 7 (5.56%) Consultant
10 6 (4.76%) BizTalk Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Python/Django Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Support Analyst
12 4 (3.17%) Technical Support
12 4 (3.17%) Web Developer
12 4 (3.17%) Administrator
12 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Developer
12 4 (3.17%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (70.63%) .NET
2 55 (43.65%) ASP.NET
3 37 (29.37%) HTML
4 29 (23.02%) jQuery
5 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (17.46%) CSS
7 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
8 17 (13.49%) HTML5
9 14 (11.11%) WCF
10 13 (10.32%) AngularJS
11 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (7.14%) Web Services
12 9 (7.14%) XML
13 6 (4.76%) ADO.NET
13 6 (4.76%) SVG
13 6 (4.76%) Django
13 6 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
13 6 (4.76%) D3.js
14 5 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.76%) Visualisation
2 6 (4.76%) Kindle
3 4 (3.17%) Blog
3 4 (3.17%) Data Extraction
3 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.59%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.59%) NHS
5 2 (1.59%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.79%) Informatics
6 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.79%) Statistics
6 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.05%) Windows
2 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (3.97%) Linux
2 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.17%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.38%) Debian
5 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.79%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.79%) UNIX
6 1 (0.79%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.37%) MVC
2 26 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (10.32%) Scrum
4 8 (6.35%) Migration
4 8 (6.35%) Workflow
4 8 (6.35%) ITIL
4 8 (6.35%) OOP
5 7 (5.56%) TDD
6 6 (4.76%) OO
7 5 (3.97%) CRM
8 4 (3.17%) Project Management
8 4 (3.17%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.17%) Web Development
8 4 (3.17%) Information Management
8 4 (3.17%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.17%) Data Management
8 4 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (3.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (2.38%) Change Control
9 3 (2.38%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 82 (65.08%) C#
2 42 (33.33%) SQL
3 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.73%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.56%) Python
5 7 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.17%) VB
6 4 (3.17%) VB6
6 4 (3.17%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.38%) Java
7 3 (2.38%) C++
8 2 (1.59%) XAML
8 2 (1.59%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.79%) Ruby
9 1 (0.79%) C
9 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (11.90%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.59%) CCNA
3 2 (1.59%) MCDBA
3 2 (1.59%) MCITP
3 2 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (8.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.38%) vSphere
3 3 (2.38%) XenApp
3 3 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) SCOM
1 3 (2.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.59%) WSUS
2 2 (1.59%) SCCM
2 2 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.79%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 24 (19.05%) Oracle
3 7 (5.56%) HP
3 7 (5.56%) Cisco
4 6 (4.76%) Splunk
5 5 (3.97%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.97%) VMware
6 3 (2.38%) Citrix
7 2 (1.59%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.59%) Symantec
7 2 (1.59%) Dell
7 2 (1.59%) EMC
7 2 (1.59%) Red Gate
7 2 (1.59%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.59%) F5
8 1 (0.79%) Twitter
8 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.79%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.79%) CA
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