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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 26 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.69% 5.38% 10.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.57% 26.92% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Average daily rate £325 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
SQL Server
West Sussex

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
35 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 19.77% 20.00% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 7
Average daily rate £400 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 (57.14%) IBM
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Cognos
3 5 (35.71%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (35.71%) Server Building
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) Subversion
5 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (21.43%) Adobe
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) RAD
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (35.71%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Silverpop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
2 5 (35.71%) DBA
2 5 (35.71%) Production DBA
2 5 (35.71%) Senior DBA
2 5 (35.71%) Senior SQL DBA
2 5 (35.71%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 5 (35.71%) SQL DBA
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server DBA
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Production DBA
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Campaign Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Campaign Management Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) CSS
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (14.29%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
6 1 (7.14%) StructureMap
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Server Building
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Campaign Management
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) RAD
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) RDF
5 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) IBM
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Cognos
4 3 (21.43%) Adobe
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com