The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead 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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 1.23% 2.17% 8.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.17% 100.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £360 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% +21.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £28.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.21% +15.00%
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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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 29.63% 2.17% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 8
Average daily rate £438 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.52% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £360 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £360 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.16%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) JDA
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) WinForms
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) SQL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) MPLS
1 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DTS
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Programme Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (33.33%) DHTML
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) JDA
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) ION Trading
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) AppDynamics