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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 15 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.69% 7.98% 12.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.71% 26.76% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 17
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£371 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £265 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
42 71 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 21.54% 29.83% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 28
Average daily rate £350 £381 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £420 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £342 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.48% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
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 10 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 10 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 +3 9 £393 +6.08% 14
Poole +2 2 £338 +12.50% 8
Dorchester - - - -
Ferndown - - - -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 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 32 (62.75%) SQL
2 29 (56.86%) .NET
3 16 (31.37%) Windows
4 15 (29.41%) C#
5 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
6 12 (23.53%) Oracle
7 10 (19.61%) MVC
7 10 (19.61%) VMware
7 10 (19.61%) IIS
7 10 (19.61%) UNIX
7 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
8 9 (17.65%) REST
8 9 (17.65%) Android
8 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.69%) HTML
9 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
9 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
10 7 (13.73%) Sitecore
10 7 (13.73%) ITIL
10 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
10 7 (13.73%) TIBCO
10 7 (13.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (13.73%) Finance
11 6 (11.76%) Migration
11 6 (11.76%) Content Management
11 6 (11.76%) NFS
11 6 (11.76%) SAN
11 6 (11.76%) NAS
11 6 (11.76%) iSCSI

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 (19.61%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (9.80%) CMS
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.92%) CICS
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.92%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.96%) Apache
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Project
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.76%) SAN
2 6 (11.76%) iSCSI
2 6 (11.76%) NAS
3 4 (7.84%) DNS
4 2 (3.92%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (3.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.96%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.96%) Intranet
5 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.96%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.92%) MSTest
2 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) NUnit
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.96%) Moq
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Administrator
3 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Digital Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) DBA
5 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Storage Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.92%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Environment Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (56.86%) .NET
2 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
3 9 (17.65%) REST
4 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (15.69%) HTML
4 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
5 5 (9.80%) HTML5
6 4 (7.84%) XML
6 4 (7.84%) JSON
6 4 (7.84%) CSS
6 4 (7.84%) jQuery
7 3 (5.88%) SOAP
7 3 (5.88%) Web Services
7 3 (5.88%) JMS
7 3 (5.88%) Middleware
7 3 (5.88%) Ajax
7 3 (5.88%) LINQ
7 3 (5.88%) WebSockets
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (3.92%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.80%) iPhone
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.96%) Social Media
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.96%) Firmware
4 1 (1.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) UNIX
3 9 (17.65%) Android
4 5 (9.80%) Linux
5 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) MVC
2 7 (13.73%) ITIL
3 6 (11.76%) Migration
3 6 (11.76%) Content Management
4 5 (9.80%) Project Management
5 3 (5.88%) SEO
5 3 (5.88%) CRM
5 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.88%) TDD
5 3 (5.88%) Scrum
5 3 (5.88%) Information Security
5 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (3.92%) UML
6 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) SQL
2 15 (29.41%) C#
3 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.80%) Perl
4 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.88%) VB
7 2 (3.92%) Java
7 2 (3.92%) REXX
7 2 (3.92%) JCL
7 2 (3.92%) VB6
8 1 (1.96%) Groovy
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (7.84%) NCDA
3 2 (3.92%) VCP5
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) NFS
2 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.92%) RACF
4 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.92%) vSphere
4 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) VMware
3 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.73%) TIBCO
4 7 (13.73%) Sitecore
5 4 (7.84%) Citrix
5 4 (7.84%) NetApp
6 3 (5.88%) Google
7 2 (3.92%) CA
7 2 (3.92%) Sun
7 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.92%) SAP
7 2 (3.92%) Facebook
7 2 (3.92%) Twitter
7 2 (3.92%) Telerik
8 1 (1.96%) webMethods
8 1 (1.96%) Ektron
8 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
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