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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 11.94% 9.17% 6.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.00% 40.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 5
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£325 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.76%
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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
25 55 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 18.66% 22.92% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 10
Average daily rate £350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £485 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014, 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 19 (46.34%) .NET
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (39.02%) C#
2 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET
2 16 (39.02%) Windows
3 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
4 13 (31.71%) HP
4 13 (31.71%) Cisco
4 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
5 12 (29.27%) Firewall
5 12 (29.27%) Wireless
5 12 (29.27%) HTML
6 11 (26.83%) SQL
6 11 (26.83%) MS Exchange
6 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
6 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (24.39%) Migration
8 9 (21.95%) MVC
8 9 (21.95%) ITIL
9 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (19.51%) Change Control
9 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (19.51%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (19.51%) HTML5
10 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (17.07%) CSS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 11 (26.83%) MS Exchange
1 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) Firewall
1 12 (29.27%) Wireless
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (9.76%) LAN
3 4 (9.76%) WAN
3 4 (9.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.32%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) MSTest
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.44%) Back Office
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) .NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Support Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) C# Developer
6 7 (17.07%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (17.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (12.20%) Technical Support
8 5 (12.20%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (9.76%) SQL DBA
9 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 4 (9.76%) Administrator
9 4 (9.76%) DBA
10 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
10 3 (7.32%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) .NET
2 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET
3 12 (29.27%) HTML
4 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (19.51%) HTML5
5 7 (17.07%) CSS
6 6 (14.63%) jQuery
7 5 (12.20%) WCF
7 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (9.76%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (7.32%) Web Services
10 2 (4.88%) WF
10 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.44%) CSS3
11 1 (2.44%) Silverlight
11 1 (2.44%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) RIA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Migration
2 9 (21.95%) MVC
2 9 (21.95%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Change Control
3 8 (19.51%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (9.76%) Network Management
5 3 (7.32%) CRM
5 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.32%) ETL
5 3 (7.32%) Workflow
5 3 (7.32%) Data Management
5 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.88%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.44%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) C#
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Cisco
1 13 (31.71%) HP
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) CA
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter
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