The first table below looks at the demand for Azure SQL Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 17 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 Guildford 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £363 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
46 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 20.91% 16.43% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 19
Average daily rate £350 £320 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Azure SQL Database
Surrey

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Azure SQL Database
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Azure SQL Database Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Azure SQL Database
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Azure SQL Database 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 Azure SQL Database.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Azure SQL Database 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 Azure SQL Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Database Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Hyperion