The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Chelmsford region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.48% 13.89% 9.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.00% 83.33% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate £315 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £313 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £400 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+14.54% +6.79%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 7.46% 16.67% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Average daily rate £315 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
SQL Server
Essex

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) ETL
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (8.33%) High Availability
6 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) Database Security
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Trello
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) MDX
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (8.33%) NetWare
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Database Security
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCA
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
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