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 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 6.67% 2.00% 5.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 16.67% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
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£325 £490 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.67% +18.78%
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 £32.75 £28.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.91% -4.16%
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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 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 20.00% 12.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Average daily rate £325 £500 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +48.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MDX
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mart
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) MDX
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP