The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 6.06% 8.33% 42.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 100.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
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 £30.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+13.36% +10.26%
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 Epsom region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Epsom
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 15.15% 8.33% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate £425 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
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 Epsom

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Informatica
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas File System
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica Developer
1 1 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos