The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 57 102 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.18% 17.99% 19.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.43% 55.14% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 64 36
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £127 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 5
Average hourly rate £35.18 £33.05 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -8.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £29.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-14.40% +16.83%
SQL Server
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
141 185 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.65% 32.63% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 113 48
Average daily rate £425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £127 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 15
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.10 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.42% +5.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.18 £45.53 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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
Southend-on-Sea -8 6 £575 +351.61% 3
Colchester +4 3 £300 -20.00% 3
Basildon -5 3 - - 3
Chelmsford -7 3 £225 -18.18% 3
Brentwood -4 2 - - 1
Saffron Walden - 2 £375 -
Harlow - - - -
Hockley - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 76 (75.25%) SQL
2 42 (41.58%) C#
3 41 (40.59%) .NET
4 33 (32.67%) Oracle
4 33 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (29.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (27.72%) JavaScript
7 27 (26.73%) HTML
8 26 (25.74%) Microsoft
9 22 (21.78%) MVC
10 21 (20.79%) ASP.NET
10 21 (20.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (19.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (19.80%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (18.81%) CSS
13 18 (17.82%) T-SQL
13 18 (17.82%) DB2
14 17 (16.83%) Web Services
14 17 (16.83%) Finance
15 16 (15.84%) .NET Framework
15 16 (15.84%) Data Modelling
15 16 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (15.84%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (13.86%) ETL
16 14 (13.86%) XML
17 13 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (11.88%) TDD
18 12 (11.88%) UNIX
18 12 (11.88%) Windows
19 11 (10.89%) CSS3

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 7 (6.93%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.98%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) JBoss
4 1 (0.99%) Apache
4 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.99%) CICS
4 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.99%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Office
2 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.99%) Summit
2 1 (0.99%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.99%) PaaS
1 1 (0.99%) Office 365
1 1 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) Wireless
2 3 (2.97%) Firewall
2 3 (2.97%) Broadband
2 3 (2.97%) DHCP
2 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.97%) DNS
3 2 (1.98%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) MPLS
4 1 (0.99%) Intranet
4 1 (0.99%) VPN
4 1 (0.99%) SNMP
4 1 (0.99%) LAN
4 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (20.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (19.80%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (19.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (17.82%) DB2
5 16 (15.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (7.92%) DataStage
8 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.98%) MySQL
9 2 (1.98%) MS Access
9 2 (1.98%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.99%) Ingres
10 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.99%) IDMS
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) NUnit
2 8 (7.92%) Selenium
2 8 (7.92%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 8 (7.92%) SpecFlow
3 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.99%) VisualVM
5 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.99%) ERwin
5 1 (0.99%) MSI
5 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.99%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 17 (16.83%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.96%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Local Government
4 2 (1.98%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Billing
5 1 (0.99%) Front Office
5 1 (0.99%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (60.40%) Developer
2 16 (15.84%) .NET Developer
3 13 (12.87%) ETL Developer
4 12 (11.88%) Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) Architect
6 7 (6.93%) C# Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (5.94%) SQL DBA
7 6 (5.94%) DBA
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (4.95%) Programmer
8 5 (4.95%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Team Leader
8 5 (4.95%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.96%) .NET Team Leader
9 4 (3.96%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (3.96%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.59%) .NET
2 27 (26.73%) HTML
3 21 (20.79%) ASP.NET
4 19 (18.81%) CSS
5 17 (16.83%) Web Services
6 16 (15.84%) .NET Framework
7 14 (13.86%) XML
8 13 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (10.89%) CSS3
10 9 (8.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (8.91%) LINQ
10 9 (8.91%) jQuery
11 8 (7.92%) J2EE
11 8 (7.92%) JAXB
11 8 (7.92%) LINQ to SQL
11 8 (7.92%) Castle Windsor
11 8 (7.92%) Autofac
12 7 (6.93%) Middleware
12 7 (6.93%) XSLT
13 6 (5.94%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.93%) Clustering
3 3 (2.97%) NHS
3 3 (2.97%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.97%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) Handset
5 1 (0.99%) Replication
5 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.99%) iPhone
5 1 (0.99%) iPad
5 1 (0.99%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) UNIX
1 12 (11.88%) Windows
2 6 (5.94%) Linux
3 4 (3.96%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.96%) AIX
3 4 (3.96%) Solaris
4 3 (2.97%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.97%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.99%) Android
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.99%) OpenVMS
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.78%) MVC
3 16 (15.84%) Data Modelling
3 16 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (13.86%) ETL
5 12 (11.88%) TDD
6 10 (9.90%) Migration
6 10 (9.90%) Web Development
7 9 (8.91%) Information Management
7 9 (8.91%) Unit Testing
7 9 (8.91%) Waterfall
8 8 (7.92%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (7.92%) UML
9 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.94%) OOD
9 6 (5.94%) Scrum
10 5 (4.95%) ITIL
10 5 (4.95%) Data Migration
10 5 (4.95%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (4.95%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (75.25%) SQL
2 42 (41.58%) C#
3 28 (27.72%) JavaScript
4 18 (17.82%) T-SQL
5 10 (9.90%) Java
6 7 (6.93%) VB.NET
6 7 (6.93%) VBA
7 4 (3.96%) VB
7 4 (3.96%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.98%) PHP
10 1 (0.99%) Python
10 1 (0.99%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.99%) VB6
10 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) PMP
3 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.99%) MCITP
3 1 (0.99%) Degree
3 1 (0.99%) MCP
3 1 (0.99%) MCSE
3 1 (0.99%) ISEB
3 1 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.99%) OCP
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.97%) MetaFrame
3 3 (2.97%) XenApp
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (9.90%) Control-M
2 2 (1.98%) SCOM
2 2 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.99%) Opsview
3 1 (0.99%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (32.67%) Oracle
2 26 (25.74%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.91%) VMware
4 8 (7.92%) Sun
5 6 (5.94%) AccuRev
6 5 (4.95%) HP
6 5 (4.95%) EMC
6 5 (4.95%) Citrix
6 5 (4.95%) Cisco
6 5 (4.95%) IBM
7 3 (2.97%) NetApp
7 3 (2.97%) Cognos
8 2 (1.98%) Twitter
8 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.98%) Veeam
8 2 (1.98%) Actuate
8 2 (1.98%) McAfee
8 2 (1.98%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.99%) Juniper
9 1 (0.99%) Sophos
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