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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 36 9
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 169 105 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.98% 5.15% 11.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.12% 26.32% 52.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 61 105
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 13
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 - £17.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 - £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.27%
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
432 399 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.40% 19.58% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 240 214
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 17
Average hourly rate £24.00 £42.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.52% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £29.90 £18.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 3 August 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
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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 27 £310 -11.42% 20
Havant +1 14 £425 -3.95% 4
Basingstoke -16 14 £365 +2.45% 7
Farnborough +3 11 £420 +40.00% 6
Hook +1 8 £328 -14.37%
Andover - 8 £338 -
Fareham +6 7 £310 -22.50% 4
Winchester -9 6 £350 +27.27% 5
Portsmouth +5 5 £313 -16.66% 14
Gosport - 4 £450 - 2
Petersfield 0 1 £288 -11.53% 1
Aldershot - 1 - - 2
Eastleigh - 1 - - 2
Liphook - 1 £275 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 134 (48.73%) SQL
2 108 (39.27%) Windows
3 95 (34.55%) .NET
4 94 (34.18%) Microsoft
5 75 (27.27%) Oracle
6 68 (24.73%) C#
7 59 (21.45%) ASP.NET
8 58 (21.09%) T-SQL
9 56 (20.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 53 (19.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 52 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (18.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 50 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 49 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
13 49 (17.82%) Security Cleared
14 46 (16.73%) Windows Server 2012
15 45 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
15 45 (16.36%) HTML
16 44 (16.00%) Oracle Database
17 42 (15.27%) MS Excel
18 38 (13.82%) VMware
18 38 (13.82%) SC Cleared
19 37 (13.45%) Windows Server 2008
20 36 (13.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 36 (13.09%) SharePoint
21 35 (12.73%) CSS
21 35 (12.73%) jQuery
22 32 (11.64%) Migration
22 32 (11.64%) MVC
23 31 (11.27%) MS Office

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 36 (13.09%) SharePoint
2 27 (9.82%) MS Exchange
3 18 (6.55%) IIS
4 16 (5.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 14 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (3.64%) CMS
7 8 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (2.55%) WordPress
8 7 (2.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.82%) Drupal
10 5 (1.82%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.45%) MediaWiki
12 3 (1.09%) Node.js
12 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.73%) Apache
14 1 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 42 (15.27%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.27%) MS Office
3 7 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.82%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.45%) MS Project
6 2 (0.73%) SPSS
6 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (6.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.82%) Google Analytics
1 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.09%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.64%) DNS
2 17 (6.18%) DHCP
3 14 (5.09%) Firewall
4 13 (4.73%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.73%) LAN
5 12 (4.36%) WAN
6 11 (4.00%) SAN
6 11 (4.00%) Internet
7 7 (2.55%) Intranet
8 5 (1.82%) SMS
8 5 (1.82%) Wireless
9 3 (1.09%) Extranet
9 3 (1.09%) VLAN
9 3 (1.09%) NAS
9 3 (1.09%) VoIP
10 2 (0.73%) SMTP
10 2 (0.73%) PBX
10 2 (0.73%) LDAP
10 2 (0.73%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.73%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (20.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 53 (19.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (18.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (16.00%) Oracle Database
6 36 (13.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (10.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 28 (10.18%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (5.45%) MySQL
11 13 (4.73%) Relational Database
12 12 (4.36%) QlikView
13 10 (3.64%) DB2
13 10 (3.64%) RDBMS
14 8 (2.91%) Oracle Database 12c
15 7 (2.55%) OLAP
15 7 (2.55%) MS Access
16 6 (2.18%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (2.18%) InterSystems Cache
16 6 (2.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (7.27%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.91%) Selenium
4 7 (2.55%) SoapUI
5 6 (2.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (1.82%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.45%) HP UFT
7 4 (1.45%) TestComplete
7 4 (1.45%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.09%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.09%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.09%) Subversion
8 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.73%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.73%) Moq
9 2 (0.73%) Bazaar
9 2 (0.73%) NUnit
9 2 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.73%) ERwin
General
1 22 (8.00%) Finance
2 8 (2.91%) Military
3 7 (2.55%) Retail
4 6 (2.18%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.18%) Legal
5 5 (1.82%) Marketing
6 4 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.73%) Games
7 2 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.73%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.73%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 109 (39.64%) Developer
2 43 (15.64%) Analyst
3 39 (14.18%) Architect
4 36 (13.09%) .NET Developer
5 30 (10.91%) SQL Developer
6 27 (9.82%) DBA
7 21 (7.64%) SQL DBA
7 21 (7.64%) Infrastructure Architect
8 15 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 14 (5.09%) Consultant
10 13 (4.73%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (4.36%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.27%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (2.91%) CRM Developer
13 8 (2.91%) Support Engineer
13 8 (2.91%) Test Analyst
13 8 (2.91%) Business Analyst
13 8 (2.91%) Tester
13 8 (2.91%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (34.55%) .NET
2 59 (21.45%) ASP.NET
3 45 (16.36%) HTML
4 35 (12.73%) CSS
4 35 (12.73%) jQuery
5 23 (8.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (7.64%) HTML5
7 20 (7.27%) Web Services
8 17 (6.18%) .NET Framework
9 15 (5.45%) WCF
10 14 (5.09%) XML
11 13 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (4.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (4.00%) CSS3
14 9 (3.27%) Entity Framework
14 9 (3.27%) REST
15 8 (2.91%) Ajax
16 7 (2.55%) AngularJS
17 5 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 5 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.09%) Management Information System
2 14 (5.09%) Clustering
3 10 (3.64%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.91%) Replication
5 6 (2.18%) Social Media
5 6 (2.18%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.82%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.82%) EPoS
6 5 (1.82%) NHS
7 4 (1.45%) iSeries
7 4 (1.45%) Statistics
7 4 (1.45%) User Experience
8 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.73%) AS400
9 2 (0.73%) IVR
9 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.73%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.36%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 108 (39.27%) Windows
2 46 (16.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 37 (13.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (9.09%) UNIX
5 23 (8.36%) Linux
6 18 (6.55%) Windows 7
7 12 (4.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.55%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.18%) AIX
9 6 (2.18%) Android
10 5 (1.82%) HPUX
11 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.09%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.73%) Solaris
14 1 (0.36%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (11.64%) MVC
3 32 (11.64%) Migration
4 25 (9.09%) Scrum
5 23 (8.36%) CRM
6 18 (6.55%) ETL
7 17 (6.18%) ITIL
8 16 (5.82%) Content Management
9 15 (5.45%) Configuration Management
9 15 (5.45%) Analytics
10 14 (5.09%) SDLC
11 13 (4.73%) Data Modelling
12 12 (4.36%) E-Commerce
12 12 (4.36%) Web Development
13 11 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
14 10 (3.64%) Kimball Methodology
14 10 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
14 10 (3.64%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 134 (48.73%) SQL
2 68 (24.73%) C#
3 58 (21.09%) T-SQL
4 50 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.91%) PowerShell
6 13 (4.73%) Java
7 12 (4.36%) PL/SQL
7 12 (4.36%) VB
8 11 (4.00%) PHP
9 9 (3.27%) C++
10 8 (2.91%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.91%) VBScript
11 7 (2.55%) Perl
12 6 (2.18%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.45%) Korn
13 4 (1.45%) C
14 2 (0.73%) VBA
14 2 (0.73%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.36%) Python
15 1 (0.36%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 49 (17.82%) Security Cleared
2 38 (13.82%) SC Cleared
3 22 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (4.36%) Degree
5 9 (3.27%) MCTS
6 7 (2.55%) MCSA
7 5 (1.82%) MCSE
8 4 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.45%) VCP4
8 4 (1.45%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.45%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.73%) MCITP
10 2 (0.73%) MCP
10 2 (0.73%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.73%) CCNA
11 1 (0.36%) ISEB
11 1 (0.36%) MOS
11 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.64%) SLA
2 5 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (10.18%) Active Directory
2 27 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.91%) XenApp
4 14 (5.09%) XenDesktop
5 12 (4.36%) vSphere
6 11 (4.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (2.55%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (4.73%) SCCM
1 13 (4.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 9 (3.27%) SCOM
3 5 (1.82%) SCOrch
3 5 (1.82%) SCSM
4 4 (1.45%) vMotion
4 4 (1.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.09%) LiteSpeed
5 3 (1.09%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.73%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.73%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.36%) MOM
7 1 (0.36%) WSUS
7 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.36%) Puppet
7 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.36%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 94 (34.18%) Microsoft
2 75 (27.27%) Oracle
3 38 (13.82%) VMware
4 26 (9.45%) Citrix
5 21 (7.64%) IBM
6 16 (5.82%) Symantec
7 12 (4.36%) Google
8 11 (4.00%) OpenText
8 11 (4.00%) Ventyx
9 9 (3.27%) Telerik
10 7 (2.55%) Sitecore
11 6 (2.18%) Cisco
11 6 (2.18%) SAP
11 6 (2.18%) HP
11 6 (2.18%) Facebook
11 6 (2.18%) Twitter
12 5 (1.82%) Cognos
13 4 (1.45%) Coremetrics
13 4 (1.45%) Rackspace
14 3 (1.09%) Nintex
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £325 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago