The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Hampshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 175 218 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.37% 12.65% 7.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.27% 48.77% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 173 77
Average daily rate £320 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £252 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £400 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 14
Average hourly rate £41.00 £24.75 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.65% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £20.55 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £123.00 £28.95 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £28.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
+8.03% +8.69%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
414 447 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.80% 25.93% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 316 188
Average daily rate £360 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 16
Average hourly rate £52.50 £23.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.26% -10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £20.55 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £27.90 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
SQL Server
South East

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 16 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +3 37 £315 +10.52% 20
Basingstoke -4 31 £214 -38.92% 18
Gosport - 10 £450 -
New Milton - 10 £290 -
Hook -3 9 £380 +2.70% 2
Portsmouth -1 8 £358 +19.16% 12
Havant -8 8 £450 +20.00% 2
Winchester -3 7 £350 +29.62% 4
Farnborough -9 2 - - 3
Fareham - 2 £250 - 4
Andover -9 1 - - 2
Aldershot - - - - 1
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 3
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 190 (57.93%) SQL
2 141 (42.99%) .NET
3 137 (41.77%) Microsoft
4 116 (35.37%) C#
5 102 (31.10%) Windows
6 88 (26.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 74 (22.56%) Oracle
8 69 (21.04%) XML
9 67 (20.43%) ASP.NET
10 66 (20.12%) HTML
11 64 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 56 (17.07%) Security Cleared
13 55 (16.77%) SQL Server 2005
13 55 (16.77%) SharePoint
14 52 (15.85%) T-SQL
14 52 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 50 (15.24%) JavaScript
15 50 (15.24%) MS Excel
16 49 (14.94%) SC Cleared
17 48 (14.63%) Active Directory
18 47 (14.33%) VMware
18 47 (14.33%) Data Warehouse
19 42 (12.80%) SQL Server 2012
20 40 (12.20%) Replication
21 39 (11.89%) CSS
22 34 (10.37%) ITIL
23 33 (10.06%) Java
23 33 (10.06%) MS Office
23 33 (10.06%) ETL
23 33 (10.06%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 55 (16.77%) SharePoint
2 30 (9.15%) IIS
3 28 (8.54%) MS Exchange
4 25 (7.62%) WebSphere
5 18 (5.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (3.96%) SAS
8 12 (3.66%) Lotus Domino
9 10 (3.05%) IBM Notes
10 9 (2.74%) MS Project Server
11 8 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (2.13%) Apache
13 6 (1.83%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.83%) CMS
14 5 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (1.22%) ArcGIS
15 4 (1.22%) WordPress
16 2 (0.61%) Commerce Server
16 2 (0.61%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 50 (15.24%) MS Excel
2 33 (10.06%) MS Office
3 9 (2.74%) MS Project
4 5 (1.52%) PowerPivot
5 4 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.22%) Magento
3 3 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.61%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.30%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.61%) SaaS
1 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.49%) SAN
1 18 (5.49%) Internet
2 17 (5.18%) Firewall
3 14 (4.27%) DNS
4 12 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.66%) LDAP
4 12 (3.66%) Network Security
5 8 (2.44%) DHCP
6 7 (2.13%) WAN
7 6 (1.83%) CTI
8 5 (1.52%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.52%) LAN
9 4 (1.22%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.91%) Wireless
10 3 (0.91%) VoIP
11 2 (0.61%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.61%) SNMP
11 2 (0.61%) SMS
11 2 (0.61%) SSL
11 2 (0.61%) KiloStream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (26.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 64 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (16.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 52 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (14.33%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (12.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 30 (9.15%) Oracle Database
8 21 (6.40%) MySQL
9 19 (5.79%) Relational Database
10 18 (5.49%) Oracle Database 10g
10 18 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (4.57%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (3.66%) SQL Server 2000
13 11 (3.35%) Pentaho
14 10 (3.05%) QlikView
15 7 (2.13%) Base SAS
15 7 (2.13%) MS Access
15 7 (2.13%) DB2
16 6 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (1.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (9.45%) Visual Studio
2 24 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (3.96%) SoapUI
4 7 (2.13%) Moq
5 6 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (1.83%) Toad
5 6 (1.83%) Selenium
5 6 (1.83%) Subversion
6 5 (1.52%) NUnit
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.91%) Hudson
9 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.61%) ERwin
9 2 (0.61%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.61%) MSTest
9 2 (0.61%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.61%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.30%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.30%) Fiddler
General
1 23 (7.01%) Finance
2 16 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.44%) Military
3 8 (2.44%) Retail
4 6 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.91%) Marketing
5 3 (0.91%) Back Office
5 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.61%) Games
6 2 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 139 (42.38%) Developer
2 48 (14.63%) .NET Developer
3 45 (13.72%) DBA
4 36 (10.98%) Consultant
5 33 (10.06%) C# Developer
6 31 (9.45%) SQL DBA
7 30 (9.15%) Administrator
8 24 (7.32%) Analyst
9 20 (6.10%) SQL Developer
10 16 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (4.57%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (4.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (3.35%) Software Developer
13 11 (3.35%) Programmer
14 10 (3.05%) Web Developer
14 10 (3.05%) Architect
14 10 (3.05%) SQL Server DBA
14 10 (3.05%) IT Administrator
15 9 (2.74%) Oracle DBA
15 9 (2.74%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (42.99%) .NET
2 69 (21.04%) XML
3 67 (20.43%) ASP.NET
4 66 (20.12%) HTML
5 39 (11.89%) CSS
6 33 (10.06%) jQuery
7 29 (8.84%) Web Services
7 29 (8.84%) Ajax
8 28 (8.54%) .NET Framework
9 26 (7.93%) WCF
10 23 (7.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 21 (6.40%) SOAP
11 21 (6.40%) Middleware
12 20 (6.10%) LINQ
13 18 (5.49%) WPF
14 13 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (3.05%) Classic ASP
15 10 (3.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 9 (2.74%) LINQ to SQL
17 8 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.20%) Replication
2 10 (3.05%) Blackberry
3 8 (2.44%) Clustering
4 7 (2.13%) N-Tier
5 5 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (0.91%) Data Extraction
6 3 (0.91%) NHS
7 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.61%) iSeries
8 1 (0.30%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.30%) Statistics
8 1 (0.30%) IPTV
8 1 (0.30%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.30%) iPhone
8 1 (0.30%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.30%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 102 (31.10%) Windows
2 28 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (8.54%) Linux
3 27 (8.23%) UNIX
4 21 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (5.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (4.88%) Windows XP
7 13 (3.96%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.22%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (0.91%) AIX
10 2 (0.61%) HPUX
10 2 (0.61%) Solaris
10 2 (0.61%) Android
10 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.30%) CentOS
11 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.30%) Debian
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (10.37%) ITIL
2 33 (10.06%) ETL
2 33 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (8.23%) Data Modelling
5 24 (7.32%) MVC
6 22 (6.71%) SOA
7 20 (6.10%) Software Engineering
8 19 (5.79%) OO
9 18 (5.49%) Web Development
10 17 (5.18%) E-Commerce
11 15 (4.57%) Configuration Management
11 15 (4.57%) OOP
12 14 (4.27%) Network Management
12 14 (4.27%) Test Scripting
12 14 (4.27%) Unit Testing
13 13 (3.96%) Scrum
14 12 (3.66%) Workflow
14 12 (3.66%) Validation
15 11 (3.35%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 190 (57.93%) SQL
2 116 (35.37%) C#
3 52 (15.85%) T-SQL
4 50 (15.24%) JavaScript
5 33 (10.06%) Java
6 28 (8.54%) VB
7 24 (7.32%) PL/SQL
8 20 (6.10%) PowerShell
9 18 (5.49%) VB.NET
10 17 (5.18%) C
11 13 (3.96%) C++
12 10 (3.05%) PHP
13 8 (2.44%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.83%) Perl
14 6 (1.83%) Korn
15 5 (1.52%) VBA
16 4 (1.22%) VB6
17 1 (0.30%) PHP5
17 1 (0.30%) XPath
17 1 (0.30%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 56 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 49 (14.94%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.05%) Degree
5 6 (1.83%) OCP
5 6 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.22%) MCSE
6 4 (1.22%) ISEB
6 4 (1.22%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.22%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.22%) MCITP
7 1 (0.30%) CCNP
7 1 (0.30%) CCDP
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.66%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.22%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.91%) QA
3 3 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 23 (7.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (6.71%) Hyper-V
4 13 (3.96%) Oracle RMAN
5 11 (3.35%) XenApp
6 9 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (2.13%) vSphere
8 4 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.61%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (6.40%) SCCM
2 13 (3.96%) Data Guard
2 13 (3.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (3.66%) SCOM
4 10 (3.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (3.05%) SCVMM
4 10 (3.05%) SCDPM
5 9 (2.74%) WSUS
6 5 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 137 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 74 (22.56%) Oracle
3 47 (14.33%) VMware
4 16 (4.88%) HP
5 15 (4.57%) JBoss
6 14 (4.27%) Netezza
7 11 (3.35%) Citrix
8 10 (3.05%) Lotus
8 10 (3.05%) CA
9 8 (2.44%) Adobe
9 8 (2.44%) Ektron
10 7 (2.13%) Telerik
11 6 (1.83%) Serena
11 6 (1.83%) LANDesk
12 5 (1.52%) McAfee
12 5 (1.52%) NetApp
13 4 (1.22%) Lumension
13 4 (1.22%) Cisco
13 4 (1.22%) ESRI
13 4 (1.22%) SolarWinds
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