The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 15 13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe - 3.30% 6.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 16.67% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £319 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -16.36%
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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 High Wycombe region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.39% 19.78% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 5
Average daily rate - £250 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £20.50 -
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 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 29 July 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) ETL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (33.33%) Tableau
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (33.33%) Data Management
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Tableau Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) XHTML
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ETL
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle