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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 15 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.34% 5.00% 12.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.12% 25.81% 52.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 14
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£300 £381 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% +52.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £328 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £395 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -9.80%
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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
34 31 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 23.45% 19.38% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 26
Average daily rate £400 £403 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +130.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 11 (45.83%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) MVC
4 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 6 (25.00%) TDD
6 6 (25.00%) Web Development
6 6 (25.00%) MVVM
6 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) Big Data
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) Ruby
7 5 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (20.83%) Java
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) Citrix
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (16.67%) SAN
8 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.67%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (8.33%) NAS
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) SMTP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) Big Data
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (16.67%) Redis
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Moq
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
3 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 3 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) WPF Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) HTML
4 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (20.83%) jQuery
5 5 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (16.67%) JRuby
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (12.50%) WCF
7 3 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (8.33%) WinForms
8 2 (8.33%) WPF
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
9 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Informatics
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) MVC
2 6 (25.00%) TDD
2 6 (25.00%) Web Development
2 6 (25.00%) MVVM
3 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) BDD
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.17%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Information Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) Ruby
4 5 (20.83%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.17%) VB6
7 1 (4.17%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) MCITP
4 2 (8.33%) MCP
4 2 (8.33%) MCDBA
4 2 (8.33%) MCTS
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) ARCserve
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) CA
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) Sophos
4 1 (4.17%) Altiris
4 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
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Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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