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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 21 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 13.64% 1.69% 13.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.33% 14.29% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 16
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£333 £388 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% +14.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £298 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £478 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
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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
36 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 23.38% 11.86% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 24
Average daily rate £335 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 August 2015, 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 15 (51.72%) C#
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
4 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (37.93%) CSS
5 11 (37.93%) HTML
6 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (31.03%) MVC
8 8 (27.59%) Big Data
9 7 (24.14%) HTML5
9 7 (24.14%) CSS3
9 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
10 6 (20.69%) MS Office
10 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
10 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.79%) Intranet
12 4 (13.79%) TDD
12 4 (13.79%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
12 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
12 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
12 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Intranet
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Big Data
4 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) OLAP
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) OLTP
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.90%) LoadUI
3 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) DBA
4 8 (27.59%) SQL DBA
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Data Architect
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) CSS
3 11 (37.93%) HTML
4 7 (24.14%) HTML5
4 7 (24.14%) CSS3
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (10.34%) jQuery
6 3 (10.34%) SOAP
6 3 (10.34%) Web Services
7 2 (6.90%) XML
7 2 (6.90%) XSL
7 2 (6.90%) WCF
7 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.45%) SignalR
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.45%) RESTful
8 1 (3.45%) MSMQ
8 1 (3.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) SOA
6 3 (10.34%) High Availability
6 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) MapReduce
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) Data Management
8 1 (3.45%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
5 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.90%) Java
7 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.45%) MCTS
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Cognos
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) BMC