The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Consultant
Rank 562 567 541
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 19 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.039% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.041% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 22
Average daily rate £450 £438 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £425 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £423
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SQL Server Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43990 43968 42850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.47% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28696 27774 25794
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1544 1773 1919
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL Server Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SQL Server Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SQL Server Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SQL Server Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
London -4 8 £500 +17.64% 2
South East +12 4 £425 - 1
South West - 4 - -
East of England -2 1 - -
East Midlands -5 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
SQL Server Consultant
UK

SQL Server Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SQL Server Consultant in their job title 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 with SQL Server Consultant in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (68.42%) SQL
3 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
4 22 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (39.47%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (36.84%) ETL
9 11 (28.95%) SAP
9 11 (28.95%) Windows
10 10 (26.32%) CRM
10 10 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
11 9 (23.68%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (23.68%) ETL Development
11 9 (23.68%) SAP BI
11 9 (23.68%) Identity Management
11 9 (23.68%) Ingres
12 8 (21.05%) Unix
12 8 (21.05%) Linux
12 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
12 8 (21.05%) SAP XI
12 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (21.05%) Xcelsius
12 8 (21.05%) SAP Data Services
12 8 (21.05%) Dimensional Modelling
12 8 (21.05%) BusinessObjects XI
12 8 (21.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 8 (21.05%) SQL Optimisation
13 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SQL Server Consultant in their job title 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 with SQL Server Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) CMS
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) Network Security
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (39.47%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (23.68%) Ingres
6 9 (23.68%) SAP BI
7 8 (21.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 8 (21.05%) BusinessObjects XI
7 8 (21.05%) SAP Data Services
7 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (21.05%) Xcelsius
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
9 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (7.89%) Big Data
10 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
10 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (5.26%) Star Schema
12 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) SAP XI
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.63%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (36.84%) ETL
3 10 (26.32%) CRM
4 9 (23.68%) ETL Development
4 9 (23.68%) Identity Management
5 8 (21.05%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (21.05%) SQL Optimisation
6 5 (13.16%) Analytics
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.89%) Use Case
9 2 (5.26%) ERP
9 2 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.63%) ITIL
10 1 (2.63%) ITSM
10 1 (2.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
3 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) MCITP
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) FedRAMP
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) vCloud
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Demandware
3 1 (2.63%) Informatica
3 1 (2.63%) Mercator
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
West Midlands
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 23 hours ago