The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 2.22% 6.82% 6.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 33.33% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£490 £413 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.78% +17.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.14%
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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 Hounslow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 13.33% 20.45% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Average daily rate £500 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £275 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.56 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.39%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

SQL Server
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL