The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 14 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 11.38% 9.89% 7.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 69.23% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 4
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£340 £444 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.38% +22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £335 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £513 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+15.70% +8.03%
SQL Server
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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 Croydon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
28 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 22.76% 14.29% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 5
Average daily rate £425 £444 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Croydon region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 5 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) CRM
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) IIS
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) SSDT
7 4 (22.22%) User Experience
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.56%) CMS
4 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (22.22%) SSDT
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
1 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) Introscope
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) DBA
3 3 (16.67%) CRM Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (22.22%) JSON
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.56%) WCF
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.56%) RESTful
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) CRM
1 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Data Security
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Content Management
4 1 (5.56%) Web Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (5.56%) VB6
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Greenplum
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Teradata
5 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
5 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.56%) Vignette
5 1 (5.56%) Siebel
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.56%) Metastorm
5 1 (5.56%) OpenText
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