The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 23 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 8 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.15% 12.78% 8.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.51% 51.11% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 10
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£321 £475 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.36% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £348 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £13.76 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £27.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +6.87%
SQL Server
South West

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 Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
41 45 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 16.14% 25.00% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 25
Average daily rate £423 £393 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% +20.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 14
Average hourly rate - £13.76 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
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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 -10 4 £393 -17.36% 13
Dorchester - 2 £223 - 1
Poole +1 1 - - 4
Wimborne - - - -
Ferndown - - - -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) .NET
3 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (26.67%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) C#
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) MVC
6 6 (20.00%) Migration
6 6 (20.00%) HTML
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (16.67%) HTML5
7 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (16.67%) Analytics
7 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle
7 5 (16.67%) IIS
7 5 (16.67%) Android
8 4 (13.33%) JSON
8 4 (13.33%) Finance
8 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (13.33%) Linux
8 4 (13.33%) UNIX
8 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 4 (13.33%) XML
8 4 (13.33%) TIBCO

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) CICS
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.33%) Commerce Server
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (3.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Digital Architect
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.33%) VB Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) DBA
6 1 (3.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (16.67%) HTML5
5 4 (13.33%) REST
5 4 (13.33%) XML
5 4 (13.33%) JSON
6 3 (10.00%) WebSockets
6 3 (10.00%) SOAP
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
6 3 (10.00%) JMS
6 3 (10.00%) Middleware
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.67%) ISPF
7 2 (6.67%) CSS
7 2 (6.67%) jQuery
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) DTV
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
3 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Android
3 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) UNIX
3 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) MVC
2 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (10.00%) SEO
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security
4 3 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.67%) B2B
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) SOA
5 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) TDD
6 1 (3.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) VB
5 2 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) REXX
5 2 (6.67%) JCL
5 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) VB6
6 1 (3.33%) Groovy
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) MCSE
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (6.67%) VCP5
2 1 (3.33%) MCSD
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.67%) RACF
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) TIBCO
4 3 (10.00%) Google
5 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
5 2 (6.67%) Facebook
5 2 (6.67%) Twitter
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) CA
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) Sun
6 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.33%) webMethods
6 1 (3.33%) Telerik
Dorchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 20 days ago