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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.51% 13.14% 7.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.57% 75.00% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
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£400 £435 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +29.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £410 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £494 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £29.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-14.40% +16.83%
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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
14 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 12.28% 17.52% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 10
Average daily rate £400 £435 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +17.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £498 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Lync
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Meraki
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) DataPower
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Architect
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) DataPower
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 2 (28.57%) Meraki
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP