The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Crawley region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.84% 8.81% 9.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 58.62% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 6
Average daily rate £350 £345 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +34.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £441 £354
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 £31.50 £28.00 £25.88
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.19%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 9.68% 15.03% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 6
Average daily rate £365 £345 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.79% +15.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server
West Sussex

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) OOD
4 6 (31.58%) POSIX
4 6 (31.58%) Intel
4 6 (31.58%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (31.58%) OO
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 6 (31.58%) LynxOS
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
4 6 (31.58%) DICOM
4 6 (31.58%) Digital Signal Processing
4 6 (31.58%) Signal Processing
4 6 (31.58%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (15.79%) MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) MPLS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (10.53%) OLAP
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) DTS
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) POSIX
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) CSS3
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) XHTML
6 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.53%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) W3C
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) LynxOS
4 1 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (31.58%) OO
2 6 (31.58%) OOD
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (31.58%) Signal Processing
2 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Document Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) DICOM
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Intel
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Tableau
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) Informatica