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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 23 10 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.67% 11.76% 2.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.76% 46.67% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £395 £205 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.68% -32.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £185 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £300 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -30.00%

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
17 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 14.17% 25.21% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 9
Median daily rate £425 £500 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +61.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £575 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

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 19 February 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (33.33%) X-Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007

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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Designer
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) X-Windows
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft