The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Dorset region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 23 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.78% 9.50% 14.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 34.33% 68.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 22
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£371 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 67 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 17.33% 27.69% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 46 37
Average daily rate £350 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £421 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -1 7 £393 +4.66% 12
Poole +5 2 £338 +12.50% 9
Dorchester - - - -
Ferndown - - - -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 27 (58.70%) SQL
1 27 (58.70%) .NET
2 15 (32.61%) Windows
3 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
3 13 (28.26%) C#
4 10 (21.74%) Oracle
4 10 (21.74%) IIS
4 10 (21.74%) UNIX
4 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
5 9 (19.57%) REST
5 9 (19.57%) Android
5 9 (19.57%) MVC
5 9 (19.57%) VMware
6 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
7 7 (15.22%) TIBCO
7 7 (15.22%) ITIL
7 7 (15.22%) HTML
7 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
7 7 (15.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (15.22%) Finance
7 7 (15.22%) Sitecore
7 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
8 6 (13.04%) Content Management
8 6 (13.04%) NAS
8 6 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (13.04%) iSCSI
8 6 (13.04%) Migration
8 6 (13.04%) SAN

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (21.74%) IIS
2 6 (13.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (10.87%) CMS
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.35%) CICS
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.35%) Commerce Server
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Project
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.52%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.04%) SAN
2 6 (13.04%) iSCSI
2 6 (13.04%) NAS
3 4 (8.70%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.17%) Intranet
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.17%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.35%) MSTest
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) NUnit
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.17%) Moq
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Digital Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Storage Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Programmer
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) DBA
7 2 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Environment Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.35%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
3 9 (19.57%) REST
4 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (15.22%) HTML
4 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
5 5 (10.87%) HTML5
6 4 (8.70%) XML
6 4 (8.70%) JSON
7 3 (6.52%) JMS
7 3 (6.52%) Middleware
7 3 (6.52%) CSS
7 3 (6.52%) SOAP
7 3 (6.52%) Web Services
7 3 (6.52%) jQuery
7 3 (6.52%) WebSockets
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.35%) ISPF
8 2 (4.35%) Ajax
8 2 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.87%) iPhone
3 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.17%) Social Media
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.17%) Firmware
3 1 (2.17%) DTV
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) UNIX
3 9 (19.57%) Android
4 5 (10.87%) Linux
5 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) MVC
2 7 (15.22%) ITIL
3 6 (13.04%) Migration
3 6 (13.04%) Content Management
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) SEO
5 3 (6.52%) CRM
5 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.52%) Information Security
5 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.52%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.52%) Analytics
6 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.35%) UML
6 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) C#
3 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) Perl
4 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.52%) VB
7 2 (4.35%) Java
7 2 (4.35%) REXX
7 2 (4.35%) JCL
7 2 (4.35%) VB6
8 1 (2.17%) Groovy
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (8.70%) NCDA
3 2 (4.35%) VCP5
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) NFS
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.35%) RACF
5 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.35%) vSphere
5 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.22%) TIBCO
4 7 (15.22%) Sitecore
5 4 (8.70%) NetApp
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix
6 3 (6.52%) Google
7 2 (4.35%) CA
7 2 (4.35%) Sun
7 2 (4.35%) SAP
7 2 (4.35%) Facebook
7 2 (4.35%) Twitter
7 2 (4.35%) Telerik
8 1 (2.17%) webMethods
8 1 (2.17%) Ektron
8 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
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