The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 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 Epsom 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 35.00% 27.27% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 60.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £300 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+14.54% +6.79%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Epsom
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 35.00% 45.45% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £300 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
SQL Server
Surrey

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 23 April 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Toad
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 2000
3 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) WCF
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) OOP
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) WPF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle9i Database
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Toad
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (45.45%) WCF
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 2000
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 4 (36.36%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Cognos
2 3 (27.27%) Informatica
3 2 (18.18%) Veritas
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec