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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 31 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 2.36% 12.82% 4.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 55.56% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£394 £550 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.40% +35.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% -18.03%
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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
21 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 16.54% 23.08% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 3
Average daily rate £400 £450 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +104.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £400 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (50.00%) DataPower
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) McAfee
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (25.00%) WSUS
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) SSH
3 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) DataPower
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) PKI
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
1 6 (75.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Informatica
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas
4 1 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos