The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 31 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 117 173 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.22% 8.39% 12.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.41% 41.99% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 115 173
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£345 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £19.63 £41.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.13% +65.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+13.36% +10.26%
SQL Server
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
361 412 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.11% 19.97% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 241 316
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 4
Average hourly rate £28.56 £52.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.59% +128.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.41 £29.05 £20.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.71 £54.25 £27.90
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 Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Hampshire region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Hampshire region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -17 27 £300 -4.76% 24
Basingstoke -10 17 £388 +100.00% 6
Portsmouth +3 13 £320 -10.48% 4
Farnborough -2 7 £413 - 7
Havant -5 5 £425 -5.55% 1
Winchester -11 5 £250 -28.57% 16
Fareham -2 4 £425 +70.00% 6
Gosport +7 3 £420 -6.66% 1
Petersfield - 2 £328 - 3
Aldershot - 1 £400 - 1
Romsey - - - -
Eastleigh - - - - 1
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 108 (46.35%) SQL
2 92 (39.48%) Microsoft
3 85 (36.48%) .NET
4 84 (36.05%) Windows
5 80 (34.33%) C#
6 58 (24.89%) Oracle
7 57 (24.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 51 (21.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 48 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (20.17%) ASP.NET
11 46 (19.74%) Security Cleared
12 41 (17.60%) JavaScript
13 39 (16.74%) HTML
13 39 (16.74%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (16.74%) MVC
13 39 (16.74%) SC Cleared
14 38 (16.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 37 (15.88%) Oracle Database
16 36 (15.45%) T-SQL
16 36 (15.45%) CSS
17 35 (15.02%) Scrum
17 35 (15.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 32 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 31 (13.30%) jQuery
19 31 (13.30%) SharePoint
20 30 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server
21 29 (12.45%) Windows Server 2012
22 28 (12.02%) Visual Studio
23 27 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
24 26 (11.16%) MS Excel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 31 (13.30%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.44%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.44%) IIS
3 11 (4.72%) CMS
4 10 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (3.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (3.00%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.72%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.29%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.86%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.86%) Apache
11 2 (0.86%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.86%) Node.js
12 1 (0.43%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.43%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.43%) DNN
Applications
1 26 (11.16%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.58%) MS Office
3 5 (2.15%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.86%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (5.58%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.72%) TCP/IP
1 11 (4.72%) Firewall
2 8 (3.43%) Internet
2 8 (3.43%) DNS
2 8 (3.43%) SAN
3 7 (3.00%) LAN
3 7 (3.00%) SMTP
4 6 (2.58%) HTTP
5 5 (2.15%) DHCP
6 4 (1.72%) WAN
7 3 (1.29%) VoIP
7 3 (1.29%) PBX
7 3 (1.29%) Intranet
7 3 (1.29%) Extranet
7 3 (1.29%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.29%) VLAN
8 2 (0.86%) S/MIME
8 2 (0.86%) FTP
9 1 (0.43%) SMS
9 1 (0.43%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (24.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 51 (21.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 38 (16.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (15.88%) Oracle Database
5 35 (15.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (10.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (9.44%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (7.30%) Relational Database
10 12 (5.15%) MySQL
10 12 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (4.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (3.86%) MongoDB
13 8 (3.43%) RDBMS
13 8 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (3.00%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (2.15%) InterSystems Cache
16 5 (2.15%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 30 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (12.02%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.58%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.58%) Moq
3 6 (2.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.72%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.72%) Toad
4 4 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.29%) Selenium
5 3 (1.29%) JIRA
6 2 (0.86%) JUnit
6 2 (0.86%) TestComplete
6 2 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.86%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.86%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.86%) NetBeans
6 2 (0.86%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.86%) Subversion
6 2 (0.86%) Maven
General
1 21 (9.01%) Finance
2 9 (3.86%) Military
3 7 (3.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.15%) Retail
5 4 (1.72%) Legal
6 3 (1.29%) Marketing
7 2 (0.86%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 113 (48.50%) Developer
2 42 (18.03%) .NET Developer
3 30 (12.88%) Analyst
4 24 (10.30%) SQL Developer
5 23 (9.87%) Architect
6 17 (7.30%) DBA
7 16 (6.87%) C# Developer
8 14 (6.01%) Consultant
9 11 (4.72%) SQL DBA
9 11 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (4.29%) Web Developer
11 9 (3.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 9 (3.86%) Microsoft Developer
11 9 (3.86%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 8 (3.43%) Data Analyst
12 8 (3.43%) Administrator
12 8 (3.43%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.43%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.00%) SQL Server Developer
13 7 (3.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (36.48%) .NET
2 47 (20.17%) ASP.NET
3 39 (16.74%) HTML
4 36 (15.45%) CSS
5 31 (13.30%) jQuery
6 25 (10.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (9.01%) .NET Framework
8 17 (7.30%) WCF
8 17 (7.30%) XML
9 16 (6.87%) Web Services
10 11 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (4.29%) Entity Framework
12 8 (3.43%) HTML5
12 8 (3.43%) Silverlight
13 7 (3.00%) Ajax
13 7 (3.00%) Ninject
14 6 (2.58%) REST
14 6 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 6 (2.58%) Kendo UI
14 6 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.15%) Replication
3 9 (3.86%) Clustering
4 7 (3.00%) N-Tier
4 7 (3.00%) Open Source
5 6 (2.58%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.15%) User Experience
6 5 (2.15%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.29%) IVR
8 2 (0.86%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.86%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.43%) iSeries
9 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.43%) Life Science
9 1 (0.43%) iPad
9 1 (0.43%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 84 (36.05%) Windows
2 29 (12.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (6.44%) UNIX
5 13 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (5.15%) Linux
7 7 (3.00%) AIX
8 6 (2.58%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.72%) Android
10 3 (1.29%) Solaris
11 2 (0.86%) VMS
11 2 (0.86%) CentOS
11 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.43%) HPUX
12 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (16.74%) MVC
2 39 (16.74%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (15.02%) Scrum
4 20 (8.58%) ITIL
5 19 (8.15%) ETL
6 18 (7.73%) Migration
7 12 (5.15%) Web Development
8 11 (4.72%) Content Management
8 11 (4.72%) CRM
8 11 (4.72%) ERP
8 11 (4.72%) Analytics
9 10 (4.29%) TDD
10 9 (3.86%) Data Analysis
10 9 (3.86%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (3.86%) Kimball Methodology
10 9 (3.86%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (3.86%) High Availability
11 8 (3.43%) Data Migration
11 8 (3.43%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 108 (46.35%) SQL
2 80 (34.33%) C#
3 41 (17.60%) JavaScript
4 36 (15.45%) T-SQL
5 17 (7.30%) PL/SQL
6 14 (6.01%) VB
7 13 (5.58%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.86%) Java
9 7 (3.00%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.15%) Perl
10 5 (2.15%) Python
10 5 (2.15%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.72%) Ruby
11 4 (1.72%) Korn
12 3 (1.29%) PHP
12 3 (1.29%) VBA
13 2 (0.86%) C
13 2 (0.86%) Delphi
13 2 (0.86%) VB6
13 2 (0.86%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 46 (19.74%) Security Cleared
2 39 (16.74%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.86%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.86%) MCTS
5 6 (2.58%) Degree
5 6 (2.58%) MCSA
6 4 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.29%) CCNA
7 3 (1.29%) MCITP
8 2 (0.86%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.86%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.86%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.86%) MCP
9 1 (0.43%) MCSE
9 1 (0.43%) CCNP
9 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.15%) SLA
2 2 (0.86%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (10.30%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.86%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (2.15%) XenApp
6 4 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.72%) vSphere
7 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.29%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (1.29%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.43%) Firmware
8 1 (0.43%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (3.00%) SCCM
1 7 (3.00%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (2.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (2.15%) ARCserve
4 4 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.86%) SCOM
6 2 (0.86%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.43%) WSUS
7 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 92 (39.48%) Microsoft
2 58 (24.89%) Oracle
3 24 (10.30%) VMware
4 18 (7.73%) Citrix
5 11 (4.72%) Telerik
5 11 (4.72%) Ektron
6 10 (4.29%) Symantec
6 10 (4.29%) Altiris
7 9 (3.86%) Apple
8 8 (3.43%) HP
9 7 (3.00%) Cognos
9 7 (3.00%) Cisco
10 6 (2.58%) IBM
11 5 (2.15%) CA
11 5 (2.15%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.72%) 3PAR
13 3 (1.29%) Ventyx
13 3 (1.29%) Nintex
13 3 (1.29%) OpenText
14 2 (0.86%) Thunderhead
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