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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 17 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.50% 6.90% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.74% 29.63% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 1
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +77.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -8.00%
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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 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.94% 23.28% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 8
Average daily rate £408 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.96% -5.00%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 25 (58.14%) .NET
2 24 (55.81%) SQL
3 22 (51.16%) HTML
4 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
5 18 (41.86%) CSS
5 18 (41.86%) C#
6 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
7 15 (34.88%) MySQL
7 15 (34.88%) Windows
8 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
10 11 (25.58%) MVC
10 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
11 10 (23.26%) SOA
12 9 (20.93%) Linux
13 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
13 8 (18.60%) DNS
13 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
13 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
13 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
13 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
14 6 (13.95%) BDD
14 6 (13.95%) REST
14 6 (13.95%) MSTest
14 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (13.95%) TDD
14 6 (13.95%) NUnit
14 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (11.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) Couchbase
4 5 (11.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (6.98%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) NUnit
1 6 (13.95%) MSTest
2 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Security Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) DBA
7 2 (4.65%) Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.65%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Server Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) .NET
2 22 (51.16%) HTML
3 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
4 18 (41.86%) CSS
5 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
8 6 (13.95%) REST
9 5 (11.63%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.30%) Web Services
10 4 (9.30%) XML
10 4 (9.30%) XSL
10 4 (9.30%) WinForms
11 3 (6.98%) WSDL
11 3 (6.98%) XML Schema
11 3 (6.98%) COM+
11 3 (6.98%) SignalR
11 3 (6.98%) jQuery
12 2 (4.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Clustering
1 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) UNIX
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) MVC
2 10 (23.26%) SOA
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.95%) TDD
3 6 (13.95%) BDD
3 6 (13.95%) Scrum
4 5 (11.63%) Mobile First
4 5 (11.63%) Progressive Enhancement
4 5 (11.63%) SIEM
4 5 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (11.63%) CQRS
5 4 (9.30%) Information Management
5 4 (9.30%) ERP
5 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.30%) Security Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) ETL
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.98%) Software Delivery
6 3 (6.98%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) SQL
2 18 (41.86%) C#
3 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.30%) C++
6 3 (6.98%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) VB
6 3 (6.98%) VB6
6 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) XAML
8 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) CISSP
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.98%) MCTS
3 3 (6.98%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) Firmware
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.98%) vSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
2 3 (6.98%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) McAfee
3 4 (9.30%) JD Edwards
3 4 (9.30%) Cognos
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco
4 3 (6.98%) HP
4 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) TOWER Software
6 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.33%) Infragistics
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