The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 31 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 31 77 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.25% 9.97% 11.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.80% 49.36% 51.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 52 35
Median daily rate £363 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £230 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
SQL Server
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
125 156 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.19% 20.21% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 102 76
Median daily rate £375 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.28%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -13 11 £338 +3.84% 10
Kidlington - 2 £240 -
Bicester +1 1 - -
Banbury -4 1 £375 -16.66% 2
Burford - 1 £175 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 31 (39.74%) Windows
1 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 27 (34.62%) SQL
3 25 (32.05%) .NET
4 21 (26.92%) C#
5 18 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 18 (23.08%) Subversion
5 18 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (21.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (21.79%) Windows Server
7 16 (20.51%) OO
8 15 (19.23%) Web Services
9 14 (17.95%) XML
9 14 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (17.95%) Active Directory
9 14 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (16.67%) IIS
11 12 (15.38%) HTML
11 12 (15.38%) CSS
11 12 (15.38%) Multithreading
11 12 (15.38%) TortoiseSVN
12 11 (14.10%) JavaScript
13 10 (12.82%) CRM
13 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (12.82%) Scrum
13 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (12.82%) Regular Expression
13 10 (12.82%) MDX

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 13 (16.67%) IIS
3 8 (10.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (8.97%) Apache
4 7 (8.97%) MS Exchange
5 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.41%) Apache Solr
6 5 (6.41%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.28%) CMS
8 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.28%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.41%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.41%) IaaS
4 4 (5.13%) PaaS
5 2 (2.56%) Boomi
6 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Intranet
2 2 (2.56%) DHCP
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) Firewall
2 2 (2.56%) HTTP
2 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.56%) VLAN
2 2 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (21.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.13%) MySQL
6 4 (5.13%) Power BI
7 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (3.85%) QlikView
8 2 (2.56%) OLAP
8 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 7
9 1 (1.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (23.08%) Subversion
2 12 (15.38%) TortoiseSVN
3 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.56%) JIRA
6 1 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Publishing
2 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (44.87%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) .NET Developer
3 9 (11.54%) SSIS Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Architect
5 7 (8.97%) IT Support
5 7 (8.97%) SSRS Developer
6 6 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 6 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Senior IT Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Senior IT Support
6 6 (7.69%) Senior Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Report Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.13%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) .NET
2 15 (19.23%) Web Services
3 14 (17.95%) XML
4 12 (15.38%) CSS
4 12 (15.38%) HTML
5 10 (12.82%) MDX
5 10 (12.82%) Regular Expression
6 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 6 (7.69%) HTML5
7 5 (6.41%) Classic ASP
8 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.56%) Ajax
9 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.56%) CakePHP
9 2 (2.56%) jQuery
9 2 (2.56%) WCF
10 1 (1.28%) CSS3
10 1 (1.28%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.28%) Blog
3 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.28%) NHS
3 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.28%) Social Network
3 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (39.74%) Windows
2 17 (21.79%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.97%) Linux
4 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) Unix
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.51%) OO
3 12 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.82%) CRM
4 10 (12.82%) Scrum
5 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 9 (11.54%) ETL
6 8 (10.26%) Automated Testing
7 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.69%) High Availability
8 6 (7.69%) Migration
8 6 (7.69%) Project Management
9 5 (6.41%) MVC
9 5 (6.41%) SEO
10 4 (5.13%) Process Improvement
11 3 (3.85%) Bug Management
11 3 (3.85%) Data Management
11 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) SQL
2 21 (26.92%) C#
3 11 (14.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.69%) Java
6 5 (6.41%) Python
7 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.85%) PHP
8 3 (3.85%) VB
9 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.28%) C
10 1 (1.28%) C++
10 1 (1.28%) F#
10 1 (1.28%) Haskell
10 1 (1.28%) Perl
10 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) ISEB
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.28%) PMP
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
1 1 (1.28%) SCCM
1 1 (1.28%) SCOM
1 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) Sophos
4 5 (6.41%) Google
4 5 (6.41%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.41%) VMware
5 4 (5.13%) Dell
5 4 (5.13%) Tableau
6 1 (1.28%) Informatica
6 1 (1.28%) Talend
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