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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.12% 8.65% 6.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 36.00% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 9
Median daily rate £313 £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% -17.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £343 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £327
% change year-on-year
- +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.60 £31.51 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+25.67% +32.67%
SQL Server
Surrey

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
15 25 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 15.31% 24.04% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 25
Median daily rate £325 £315 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -7.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.38 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.56% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 7 (43.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) XenApp
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (25.00%) vSphere
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (6.25%) DTS
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Junior
3 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Junior SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Junior SQL Server DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Report Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Report Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) SVG
4 2 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) XSL
4 2 (12.50%) XSLT
4 2 (12.50%) X-Windows
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (12.50%) VBScript
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) vSphere
1 4 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 2 (12.50%) HP SIM
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix
1 2 (12.50%) Dell
1 2 (12.50%) HP
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Sun
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase