The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.53% 12.35% 6.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.11% 52.63% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.00% 23.46% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 6
Average daily rate £413 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £28.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 14 (58.33%) HTML
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) C#
4 11 (45.83%) MySQL
5 9 (37.50%) CSS
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (33.33%) Windows
6 8 (33.33%) SOA
7 6 (25.00%) MVC
7 6 (25.00%) TDD
7 6 (25.00%) NUnit
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (25.00%) REST
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (25.00%) MSTest
7 6 (25.00%) BDD
8 5 (20.83%) Puppet
8 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
8 5 (20.83%) Progressive Enhancement
8 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (20.83%) CQRS
8 5 (20.83%) Couchbase
8 5 (20.83%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
8 5 (20.83%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (20.83%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) MySQL
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
3 5 (20.83%) Couchbase
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) NUnit
1 6 (25.00%) MSTest
2 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) DBA
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) HTML
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 9 (37.50%) CSS
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (25.00%) REST
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (20.83%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
4 5 (20.83%) Web Services
5 4 (16.67%) XML
5 4 (16.67%) XSD
5 4 (16.67%) XSLT
5 4 (16.67%) WCF
5 4 (16.67%) DHTML
6 3 (12.50%) LINQ
7 2 (8.33%) Middleware
7 2 (8.33%) COM
7 2 (8.33%) J2EE
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) SOA
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) TDD
2 6 (25.00%) BDD
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 5 (20.83%) Progressive Enhancement
3 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (20.83%) CQRS
4 3 (12.50%) SIEM
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) C#
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) C
7 1 (4.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) VCP4
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.50%) McAfee
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Sun
3 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.17%) Micro Focus
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