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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 5.51% 10.38% 6.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.00% 64.71% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £475 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +17.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £440 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £508 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £29.25 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +9.34%
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
20 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 15.75% 16.04% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 13
Average daily rate £375 £475 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £383 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £524 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) Riverbed
2 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
2 4 (44.44%) Lync
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Meraki
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) TDD

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Lync
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DataPower
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Riverbed
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
1 4 (44.44%) Meraki
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) IBM