The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 32 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.41% 6.99% 11.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.84% 40.35% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £171 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.54%
SQL Server
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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 Coventry region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
73 57 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 21.47% 17.33% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 17
Average daily rate £325 £405 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.80 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 42 (64.62%) .NET
2 38 (58.46%) SQL
3 31 (47.69%) Microsoft
4 26 (40.00%) C#
4 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 24 (36.92%) Oracle
6 19 (29.23%) HTML
6 19 (29.23%) XML
6 19 (29.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
8 16 (24.62%) MVC
9 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
11 13 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 13 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 13 (20.00%) Web Services
11 13 (20.00%) Windows
11 13 (20.00%) Finance
12 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
12 12 (18.46%) jQuery
13 11 (16.92%) MySQL
14 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
14 10 (15.38%) Degree
15 9 (13.85%) NHS
15 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (13.85%) Ajax
16 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
16 8 (12.31%) IIS
16 8 (12.31%) CSS
16 8 (12.31%) XSLT

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.31%) IIS
3 5 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) PowerPivot
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) Network Security
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
3 2 (3.08%) Intranet
4 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (16.92%) MySQL
4 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Power View
8 3 (4.62%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (4.62%) OLAP
9 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.54%) QlikView
10 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.08%) MSI
5 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Developer
2 9 (13.85%) C# Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Integration Specialist
6 5 (7.69%) DBA
6 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) SQL DBA
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (3.08%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (64.62%) .NET
2 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (29.23%) HTML
3 19 (29.23%) XML
4 13 (20.00%) Web Services
5 12 (18.46%) jQuery
6 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 9 (13.85%) Ajax
8 8 (12.31%) CSS
8 8 (12.31%) XSLT
9 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (9.23%) REST
10 5 (7.69%) Itk
10 5 (7.69%) Middleware
10 5 (7.69%) SOAP
11 4 (6.15%) ADO.NET
11 4 (6.15%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (6.15%) WCF
11 4 (6.15%) MDX
12 3 (4.62%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) NHS
2 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.23%) Clustering
4 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.15%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (4.62%) Statistics
7 2 (3.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) UNIX
2 5 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) MVC
2 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.23%) Scrum
3 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
3 6 (9.23%) ETL
3 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.23%) Web Development
4 5 (7.69%) CRM
4 5 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 4 (6.15%) TDD
5 4 (6.15%) Migration
5 4 (6.15%) Workflow
6 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (4.62%) Data Transformation
6 3 (4.62%) Functional Programming
6 3 (4.62%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (4.62%) ITIL
7 2 (3.08%) Change Management
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 38 (58.46%) SQL
2 26 (40.00%) C#
3 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 13 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.15%) VB6
6 4 (6.15%) VB
7 2 (3.08%) VBScript
7 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.54%) C
8 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.54%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) HL7
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) Microsoft
2 24 (36.92%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) LANDesk
3 5 (7.69%) TIBCO
4 4 (6.15%) Akamai
5 3 (4.62%) Sybase
5 3 (4.62%) VMware
6 2 (3.08%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) NetApp
7 1 (1.54%) IBM
7 1 (1.54%) Cognos
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