The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 6.25% 27.27% 9.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% 100.00% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£225 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.88% +9.54%
SQL Server
Cheshire

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 Crewe region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Crewe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 25.00% 27.27% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 14
Average daily rate £225 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Crewe region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe 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 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
4 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSD
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) AppFabric
3 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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