The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.11% 2.04% 34.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.50% 33.33% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £223 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.53% -36.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £223 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £223 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
8 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 10.96% 6.12% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 11
Average daily rate £388 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £272 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £347 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) GIS
2 2 (33.33%) ESRI
2 2 (33.33%) ArcGIS
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 (33.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) DBA
1 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
1 1 (16.67%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) ESRI
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Rackspace