The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 11.88% 24.18% 5.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.15% 66.67% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
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£344 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £304 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £473 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £25.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
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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 Maidenhead region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
26 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 25.74% 36.26% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 6
Average daily rate £338 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.86% +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -3.22%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) .NET
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
5 9 (28.13%) Windows
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.00%) DHCP
6 8 (25.00%) DNS
6 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (25.00%) MVC
6 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (25.00%) jQuery
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
7 7 (21.88%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (21.88%) LINQ
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (21.88%) Ajax
7 7 (21.88%) CSS
8 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 6 (18.75%) Firewall
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (18.75%) SCCM
8 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.13%) SAP CRM
1 1 (3.13%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.13%) SAP MM
1 1 (3.13%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) DHCP
1 8 (25.00%) DNS
2 6 (18.75%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (21.88%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) QlikView
3 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.38%) DB2
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 7
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.13%) MySQL
7 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) LSMW
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Advertising
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
2 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (9.38%) DBA
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (25.00%) jQuery
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 7 (21.88%) LINQ
3 7 (21.88%) Ajax
3 7 (21.88%) CSS
4 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (12.50%) HTML
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (9.38%) WCF
6 3 (9.38%) JSON
7 2 (6.25%) XML
7 2 (6.25%) X-Windows
7 2 (6.25%) Dapper ORM
8 1 (3.13%) RESTful
8 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.25%) Replication
1 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Data Conversion
2 1 (3.13%) AS400
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) MVC
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) ETL
3 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (9.38%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (9.38%) Web Development
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
4 3 (9.38%) OO
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.13%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.25%) Bourne shell
7 1 (3.13%) VBA
7 1 (3.13%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
2 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.13%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.25%) DFS Replication
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Dell
4 2 (6.25%) EMC
4 2 (6.25%) Symantec
4 2 (6.25%) CA
5 1 (3.13%) Informatica
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
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