The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 July 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 High Wycombe 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.27% 6.15% 12.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.76% 57.14% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -14.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +4.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 19.32% 10.77% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Average daily rate £263 £296 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% -7.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £269 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £325 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (40.00%) Documentum
3 2 (40.00%) Informatica
3 2 (40.00%) PowerCenter
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) iPhone
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) XMLUnit
4 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 (40.00%) Documentum
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) XMLUnit
1 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Laravel
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft