The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 5.75% 12.73% 17.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.83% 53.85% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
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£450 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £390 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+15.70% +8.03%
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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 Leatherhead region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 27.59% 23.64% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 4
Average daily rate £400 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) PKI
5 7 (53.85%) Security Architecture
6 5 (38.46%) F5
6 5 (38.46%) DataPower
6 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
6 5 (38.46%) IBM
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) Java
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) SAN
7 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
7 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (30.77%) Change Control
8 3 (23.08%) Smart Meter
8 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
9 2 (15.38%) Windows
9 2 (15.38%) .NET
9 2 (15.38%) Apache
9 2 (15.38%) CRM
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
10 1 (7.69%) WCF
10 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Siebel Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (7.69%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) PKI
2 5 (38.46%) DataPower
3 3 (23.08%) Smart Meter
3 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Security Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) ION Trading
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Siebel