The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.81% 17.36% 12.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.26% 56.76% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 13
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£378 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £247 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £23.25 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -16.36%
SQL Server
Cambridgeshire

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 Peterborough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 25.00% 30.58% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 21
Average daily rate £450 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Average hourly rate £23.25 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (37.50%) HP Storage
4 9 (37.50%) Change Control
4 9 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 9 (37.50%) C#
4 9 (37.50%) .NET
4 9 (37.50%) HP
4 9 (37.50%) Firewall
4 9 (37.50%) Wireless
5 8 (33.33%) SAN
5 8 (33.33%) CA
5 8 (33.33%) ARCserve
5 8 (33.33%) LAN
5 8 (33.33%) WAN
5 8 (33.33%) Network Management
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (25.00%) SQL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Firewall
1 9 (37.50%) Wireless
2 8 (33.33%) LAN
2 8 (33.33%) WAN
2 8 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) Intranet
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) OLAP
6 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) NUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.83%) WCF
4 3 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 2 (8.33%) SOAP
5 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) RESTful
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) REST
6 1 (4.17%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.17%) MDX
6 1 (4.17%) XSLT
6 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) HP Storage
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (37.50%) Change Control
2 8 (33.33%) Network Management
3 3 (12.50%) MVC
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) MapReduce
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) ETL Development
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) VBA
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) HP
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) CA
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.17%) Altiris
4 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.17%) Exinda
4 1 (4.17%) Nintex
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £100 - 160 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £27 - £30 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago