The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 57 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.47% 8.23% 10.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.53% 34.21% 42.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 32 16
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£375 £350 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £214 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £409 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £31.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +2.47%
SQL Server
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
128 114 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.75% 24.05% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 58 33
Average daily rate £385 £373 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £43.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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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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
Cheltenham +5 12 £333 -8.27% 7
Gloucester -6 10 £425 +6.25% 6
Cirencester +4 5 £263 +16.66% 3
Tewkesbury - 3 £375 - 1
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 65 (58.56%) SQL
2 56 (50.45%) C#
3 55 (49.55%) .NET
4 38 (34.23%) ASP.NET
5 33 (29.73%) Microsoft
6 32 (28.83%) HTML
7 29 (26.13%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (25.23%) Windows
8 28 (25.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 26 (23.42%) T-SQL
9 26 (23.42%) JavaScript
9 26 (23.42%) Finance
10 25 (22.52%) .NET Framework
11 24 (21.62%) Security Cleared
12 23 (20.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (20.72%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
14 19 (17.12%) MS Excel
15 18 (16.22%) VB.NET
16 17 (15.32%) C++
16 17 (15.32%) Software Engineering
17 16 (14.41%) WCF
17 16 (14.41%) Oracle
17 16 (14.41%) Visual Studio
18 15 (13.51%) MVC
18 15 (13.51%) Web Services
18 15 (13.51%) Degree
18 15 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 14 (12.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 14 (12.61%) WPF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (11.71%) IIS
2 8 (7.21%) SAS
3 3 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.70%) GlassFish
3 3 (2.70%) JBoss
3 3 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (17.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.01%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.41%) DNS
3 3 (2.70%) DHCP
4 2 (1.80%) SAN
4 2 (1.80%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.13%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (25.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (12.61%) SQL Server 2000
5 14 (12.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (11.71%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (9.91%) Relational Database
8 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (8.11%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (4.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (4.50%) MySQL
9 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (4.50%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.60%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.80%) DTS
Development Applications
1 23 (20.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (14.41%) Visual Studio
3 10 (9.01%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.70%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (1.80%) MSTest
5 2 (1.80%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.80%) NUnit
6 1 (0.90%) ERwin
General
1 26 (23.42%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Banking
3 6 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 68 (61.26%) Developer
2 30 (27.03%) .NET Developer
3 19 (17.12%) C# Developer
4 16 (14.41%) Analyst
5 11 (9.91%) Software Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) SQL Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 10 (9.01%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Consultant
10 5 (4.50%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.60%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) DBA
11 4 (3.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (2.70%) WPF Developer
12 3 (2.70%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (49.55%) .NET
2 38 (34.23%) ASP.NET
3 32 (28.83%) HTML
4 25 (22.52%) .NET Framework
5 16 (14.41%) WCF
6 15 (13.51%) Web Services
7 14 (12.61%) XML
7 14 (12.61%) CSS
7 14 (12.61%) WPF
8 11 (9.91%) WSDL
8 11 (9.91%) XML Schema
8 11 (9.91%) XSL
9 9 (8.11%) ADO.NET
9 9 (8.11%) COM+
9 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (6.31%) Entity Framework
10 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (5.41%) AngularJS
12 5 (4.50%) jQuery
12 5 (4.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) NHS
1 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.50%) Clustering
4 3 (2.70%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.80%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.80%) Statistics
6 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.23%) Windows
2 13 (11.71%) UNIX
3 8 (7.21%) Linux
4 7 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.72%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (15.32%) Software Engineering
3 15 (13.51%) MVC
4 12 (10.81%) MVVM
5 11 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.91%) Web Development
6 7 (6.31%) Migration
7 6 (5.41%) ETL
7 6 (5.41%) ERP
7 6 (5.41%) Information Management
7 6 (5.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (5.41%) Software Delivery
7 6 (5.41%) SDLC
8 5 (4.50%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (4.50%) SOA
8 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.60%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.60%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (2.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 65 (58.56%) SQL
2 56 (50.45%) C#
3 26 (23.42%) JavaScript
3 26 (23.42%) T-SQL
4 18 (16.22%) VB.NET
5 17 (15.32%) C++
6 12 (10.81%) VB
6 12 (10.81%) VB6
7 5 (4.50%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.50%) Java
7 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.70%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.70%) C
9 1 (0.90%) XAML
9 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.51%) Degree
3 13 (11.71%) SC Cleared
4 9 (8.11%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.60%) HNC
5 4 (3.60%) HND
6 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.70%) MCTS
6 3 (2.70%) MCITP
7 2 (1.80%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (3.60%) Basel II
2 3 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.70%) vSphere
2 3 (2.70%) Firmware
3 2 (1.80%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) SCCM
1 3 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.90%) Ansible
2 1 (0.90%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 33 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.41%) Oracle
3 6 (5.41%) Cognos
3 6 (5.41%) VMware
3 6 (5.41%) Teradata
4 5 (4.50%) JD Edwards
4 5 (4.50%) HP
4 5 (4.50%) Citrix
5 4 (3.60%) ESRI
6 3 (2.70%) McAfee
6 3 (2.70%) Cisco
6 3 (2.70%) Sybase
7 2 (1.80%) SAP
7 2 (1.80%) Juniper
7 2 (1.80%) Cerner
7 2 (1.80%) EMC
7 2 (1.80%) Websense
7 2 (1.80%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.90%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.90%) Capita
Gloucester
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £46 per hour + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 25 days ago