The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Maidstone region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 6 8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone - 18.18% 13.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 75.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Average daily rate - £275 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £25.88
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.19%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
0 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone - 24.24% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 8
Average daily rate - £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server
Kent

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) FTP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) HP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (20.00%) ArcIMS
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) ESRI
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle