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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.96% 6.72% 14.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 23.08% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
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£450 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £29.25 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +9.34%
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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
28 39 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 27.72% 29.10% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 7
Average daily rate £325 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £563 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.70 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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
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 January 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 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (23.08%) DFS Replication
5 3 (23.08%) vSphere
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (23.08%) WSUS
5 3 (23.08%) Dell
5 3 (23.08%) EMC
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) CA
5 3 (23.08%) IBM

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.69%) SAP SD
2 1 (7.69%) SAP CRM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
2 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DHCP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 7
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) LSMW
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) CRM Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) X-Windows
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) ExpressJS
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) OOD
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.69%) GxP
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) DFS Replication
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) WSUS
1 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Dell
2 3 (23.08%) EMC
2 3 (23.08%) CA
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica