The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 11 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 12.64% 10.47% 4.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.11% 25.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Average daily rate
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£420 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.63 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.71% -16.36%
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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 Farnborough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 36 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 20.69% 41.86% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 2
Average daily rate £345 £425 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% -22.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) SCCM
6 5 (26.32%) SCOM
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (26.32%) SCOrch
6 5 (26.32%) SCSM
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
8 3 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (15.79%) IIS
8 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 3 (15.79%) VB
8 3 (15.79%) C#
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
8 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
8 3 (15.79%) Clustering

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) DB2
3 2 (10.53%) Informix
3 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) SSDT
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (5.26%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) JSUnit
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Manager
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) FusionCharts
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) UNIX
6 1 (5.26%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) HPUX
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 2 (10.53%) Data Security
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) OOD
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
2 3 (15.79%) VB
2 3 (15.79%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 2 (10.53%) MCDBA
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCTS
3 2 (10.53%) MCITP
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
1 5 (26.32%) SCOM
1 5 (26.32%) SCOrch
1 5 (26.32%) SCSM
2 1 (5.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Telerik
4 1 (5.26%) Aquila
4 1 (5.26%) Acronis
4 1 (5.26%) Sybase
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) HP