The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 9.09% 10.00% 32.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 50.00% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 14
Average daily rate
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£388 £125 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+210.00% -64.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £125 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £125 £418
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 £25.00 £27.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.87%
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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 Chelmsford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 9.09% 20.00% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 16
Average daily rate £450 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 October 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
1 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata