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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 8 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.79% 4.02% 8.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.10% 23.33% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
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£325 £350 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+13.36% +10.26%
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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
21 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 9.95% 17.24% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 12
Average daily rate £338 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) WCF
7 3 (17.65%) TDD
7 3 (17.65%) MCITP
7 3 (17.65%) MVVM
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) Clustering
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.76%) CRM

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) PBX
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.76%) Redis
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) DTS
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Moq
2 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) DBA
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
2 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby Developer
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) WCF
4 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (11.76%) WPF
5 2 (11.76%) WinForms
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) JRuby
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) IVR
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) MVVM
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) MCTS
3 2 (11.76%) MCP
3 2 (11.76%) MCDBA
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
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