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 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 5.49% 8.40% 16.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.67% 33.33% 63.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £148 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
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 £30.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+13.36% +10.26%
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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
12 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 13.19% 25.19% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 15
Average daily rate £375 £400 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +56.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £163 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £382
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 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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) CRM
2 5 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (11.11%) JSF
6 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) SCCM
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) CRM Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) JSP
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) JSF
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
1 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects