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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 20 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 12.99% 5.97% 12.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.05% 33.33% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 4
Average daily rate £460 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £348 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £485 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
SQL Server
Surrey

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
37 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 24.03% 17.91% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 5
Average daily rate £445 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.92% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 15 (75.00%) C#
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
1 15 (75.00%) MVC
2 14 (70.00%) Web Services
2 14 (70.00%) Fintech
3 12 (60.00%) Sitecore
4 11 (55.00%) TDD
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (25.00%) Scrum
7 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (25.00%) WCF
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (20.00%) SSL
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) Java
8 4 (20.00%) JBoss
8 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) PKI
8 4 (20.00%) FIPS 140-2
8 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
8 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
9 2 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) Extranet
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
8 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) Web Services
3 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.00%) HTML
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Fintech
2 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (20.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) MVC
2 11 (55.00%) TDD
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CCA
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Aruba
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) VMware