The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 6 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.33% 15.03% 1.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 72.22% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £365 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.98% +16.80%
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 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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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 Crawley region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 5.81% 20.81% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 10
Average daily rate £400 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) IIS
6 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (20.00%) Android Development
7 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (20.00%) Android
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) Intranet
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (20.00%) MPLS
7 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
1 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (20.00%) DTS
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Website Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) DataPower
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Android Development
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) VB6
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SAP