The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.59% 2.19% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.56% 11.54% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
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£350 £406 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -2.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £29.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.74% +7.27%
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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 Guildford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.06% 18.98% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 6
Average daily rate £315 £338 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £468 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) C#
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 14 (63.64%) .NET
5 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (50.00%) Windows
7 10 (45.45%) MVC
8 9 (40.91%) HTML
8 9 (40.91%) jQuery
9 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
9 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
10 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (27.27%) CSS
11 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
12 5 (22.73%) Web Services
12 5 (22.73%) IIS
12 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
12 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (22.73%) Ajax
12 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (18.18%) Subversion
13 4 (18.18%) Telecoms

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) PBX
1 2 (9.09%) VoIP
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) FTP
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) DTS
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.55%) SAP BI
4 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
4 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (4.55%) Moq
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (13.64%) DBA
5 3 (13.64%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) VoIP Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
3 9 (40.91%) jQuery
4 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
5 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
6 5 (22.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (13.64%) WinForms
7 3 (13.64%) WCF
8 2 (9.09%) WPF
8 2 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET
8 2 (9.09%) DHTML
8 2 (9.09%) XML
9 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) IVR
2 1 (4.55%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) MVC
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Database Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Master Data Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Information Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.55%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
6 2 (9.09%) VBScript
7 1 (4.55%) PHP
7 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
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Posted: 26 days ago