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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 43 42 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.21% 9.52% 6.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.45% 38.89% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 14
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -16.36%
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
109 108 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.34% 24.49% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 49 30
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
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 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 29 July 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
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 29 July 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 +4 18 £333 -6.33% 6
Gloucester -4 10 £359 +2.50% 5
Cirencester +2 2 £281 +30.81% 5
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 60 (54.05%) .NET
3 50 (45.05%) ASP.NET
3 50 (45.05%) C#
4 42 (37.84%) HTML
5 37 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 30 (27.03%) CSS
7 29 (26.13%) Finance
8 28 (25.23%) .NET Framework
8 28 (25.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 24 (21.62%) Windows
9 24 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (20.72%) MVC
11 21 (18.92%) Security Cleared
11 21 (18.92%) T-SQL
11 21 (18.92%) MySQL
11 21 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (16.22%) Microsoft
13 18 (16.22%) SOA
14 17 (15.32%) UNIX
15 16 (14.41%) Oracle
16 14 (12.61%) Web Services
16 14 (12.61%) MongoDB
17 13 (11.71%) XML
17 13 (11.71%) IIS
17 13 (11.71%) DV Cleared

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.90%) nginx
5 1 (0.90%) Confluence
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.01%) DNS
2 3 (2.70%) DHCP
3 2 (1.80%) SAN
3 2 (1.80%) NAS
4 1 (0.90%) IPv6
4 1 (0.90%) OSPF
4 1 (0.90%) BGP
4 1 (0.90%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.90%) Firewall
4 1 (0.90%) IPsec
4 1 (0.90%) Network Security
4 1 (0.90%) VPN
4 1 (0.90%) LDAP
4 1 (0.90%) LAN
4 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (18.92%) MySQL
4 18 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (12.61%) MongoDB
6 12 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (10.81%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2000
7 11 (9.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (9.91%) Couchbase
7 11 (9.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (9.91%) Relational Database
8 8 (7.21%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (4.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.60%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.80%) MS Access
13 1 (0.90%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 12 (10.81%) NUnit
1 12 (10.81%) MSTest
2 11 (9.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.31%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.70%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.90%) Hudson
5 1 (0.90%) Toad
5 1 (0.90%) ERwin
5 1 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.90%) Subversion
5 1 (0.90%) JIRA
5 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (26.13%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Banking
3 5 (4.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.80%) Games
4 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (67.57%) Developer
2 41 (36.94%) .NET Developer
3 16 (14.41%) C# Developer
4 13 (11.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Analyst
5 11 (9.91%) SQL Developer
5 11 (9.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) .NET Web Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
10 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (54.05%) .NET
2 50 (45.05%) ASP.NET
3 42 (37.84%) HTML
4 30 (27.03%) CSS
5 28 (25.23%) .NET Framework
6 21 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (12.61%) Web Services
8 13 (11.71%) XML
9 12 (10.81%) REST
10 11 (9.91%) Castle Windsor
10 11 (9.91%) XSL
11 9 (8.11%) jQuery
11 9 (8.11%) WSDL
11 9 (8.11%) XML Schema
12 8 (7.21%) WCF
13 7 (6.31%) ADO.NET
13 7 (6.31%) COM+
14 6 (5.41%) AngularJS
15 5 (4.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) NHS
2 6 (5.41%) Clustering
3 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.70%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.80%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.80%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.90%) Wiki
7 1 (0.90%) Statistics
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.62%) Windows
2 17 (15.32%) UNIX
3 12 (10.81%) Linux
4 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) CentOS
7 1 (0.90%) Debian
7 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (20.72%) MVC
3 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.22%) SOA
5 12 (10.81%) Scrum
5 12 (10.81%) TDD
5 12 (10.81%) BDD
6 11 (9.91%) Progressive Enhancement
6 11 (9.91%) CQRS
6 11 (9.91%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (9.91%) Mobile First
7 8 (7.21%) SDLC
7 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.31%) Web Development
8 7 (6.31%) SIEM
9 6 (5.41%) Security Architecture
9 6 (5.41%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (5.41%) Information Management
9 6 (5.41%) Migration
10 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (58.56%) SQL
2 50 (45.05%) C#
3 37 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 21 (18.92%) T-SQL
5 12 (10.81%) VB.NET
6 9 (8.11%) C++
7 6 (5.41%) Java
7 6 (5.41%) VB
7 6 (5.41%) VB6
8 5 (4.50%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.60%) C
10 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.70%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.90%) XAML
11 1 (0.90%) VBA
11 1 (0.90%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.71%) DV Cleared
3 11 (9.91%) Degree
4 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.50%) CISSP
6 4 (3.60%) HNC
6 4 (3.60%) HND
7 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.70%) MCTS
7 3 (2.70%) MCITP
8 1 (0.90%) CCNA
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
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 6 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 6 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.70%) Firmware
2 3 (2.70%) vSphere
3 2 (1.80%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.90%) Samba
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.90%) Postfix
4 1 (0.90%) XenServer
4 1 (0.90%) iptables
Systems Management
1 12 (10.81%) Puppet
2 3 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (0.90%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.41%) Oracle
3 7 (6.31%) VMware
3 7 (6.31%) McAfee
4 6 (5.41%) Cognos
4 6 (5.41%) Citrix
5 5 (4.50%) Teradata
5 5 (4.50%) HP
5 5 (4.50%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.70%) Cisco
6 3 (2.70%) Sybase
7 2 (1.80%) IBM
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%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.90%) Capita
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