The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 30 11 26
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.27% 11.03% 3.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.00% 53.45% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 8
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£300 £250 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
SQL Server
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
40 58 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.90% 20.64% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 20
Average daily rate £325 £265 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -29.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £225 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £398 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £66.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £30.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +2.50%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -15 4 - - 11
Daventry 0 2 £300 +33.33% 2
Kettering - - - - 2
Brackley - - - -
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 22 (59.46%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
3 18 (48.65%) C#
4 13 (35.14%) MVC
4 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
6 9 (24.32%) SQL
6 9 (24.32%) Windows
6 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
8 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
8 6 (16.22%) XML
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle
9 5 (13.51%) JUnit
9 5 (13.51%) JSP
9 5 (13.51%) Servlets
9 5 (13.51%) Struts
9 5 (13.51%) HTML
9 5 (13.51%) Java
9 5 (13.51%) J2EE
9 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
9 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
9 5 (13.51%) Workflow
9 5 (13.51%) Sun Certification
9 5 (13.51%) Sun
9 5 (13.51%) Degree
9 5 (13.51%) Computer Science

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DHCP
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.70%) DTS
6 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
3 5 (13.51%) JUnit
3 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.41%) Maven
4 2 (5.41%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) C# Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) .NET Developer
4 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (24.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.51%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.11%) Report Developer
7 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Silverlight Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
3 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (16.22%) XML
5 5 (13.51%) JSP
5 5 (13.51%) Servlets
5 5 (13.51%) Struts
5 5 (13.51%) HTML
5 5 (13.51%) J2EE
5 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
5 5 (13.51%) WCF
5 5 (13.51%) Spring
6 3 (8.11%) EJB
6 3 (8.11%) Silverlight
6 3 (8.11%) Ajax
6 3 (8.11%) jQuery
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
8 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Blog
3 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) MVC
1 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
3 5 (13.51%) Workflow
4 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
4 3 (8.11%) SOA
4 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.41%) Release Management
5 2 (5.41%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) ITSM
5 2 (5.41%) Validation
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) ETL
6 1 (2.70%) TDD
6 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) C#
2 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 9 (24.32%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Sun Certification
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Sun
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.70%) Avaya
4 1 (2.70%) BMC
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Dell
4 1 (2.70%) Remedy
4 1 (2.70%) Tableau
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