The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 2.72% 2.43% 6.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.77% 20.83% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Average daily rate £313 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.10% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £321 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £325 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +7.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.18% -4.36%
SQL Server
Berkshire

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 Newbury region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 8.84% 11.65% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 25
Average daily rate £350 £419 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.40% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £513
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 £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 7 (46.67%) SQL
1 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (40.00%) Intranet
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) Social Media
3 5 (33.33%) Nintex
3 5 (33.33%) IIS
3 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) XSL
3 5 (33.33%) XSLT
3 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) Workflow
3 5 (33.33%) Teradata
4 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) IPv6
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) OLAP
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (6.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Consultant
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Principal Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Principal Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Tableau Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) HTML5
1 5 (33.33%) jQuery
1 5 (33.33%) XSL
1 5 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (6.67%) MDX
2 1 (6.67%) WAP
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (33.33%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Nintex
2 5 (33.33%) Teradata
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (6.67%) Tableau
4 1 (6.67%) VMware