The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 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 SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 17 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.80% 9.39% 9.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.42% 52.63% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 5
Average daily rate £350 £305 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £443 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+14.54% +6.79%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
48 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 22.02% 17.84% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 18
Average daily rate £375 £320 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -24.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £458
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%
SQL Server
Surrey

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (65.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (50.00%) WCF
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (45.00%) Web Services
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (25.00%) XML
8 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (20.00%) LINQ
9 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (20.00%) REST
9 4 (20.00%) HTML
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
9 4 (20.00%) Data Mining
10 3 (15.00%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (15.00%) MS Access
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (10.00%) Big Data
8 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.00%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (5.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.00%) MSI
4 1 (5.00%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Data Integrity Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) WCF
3 9 (45.00%) Web Services
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) LINQ
6 4 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) CSS
7 3 (15.00%) WPF
8 2 (10.00%) Silverlight
8 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.00%) jQuery
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.00%) HTML5
9 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (5.00%) CSS3
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VBScript
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Symantec
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Altiris
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
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