The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Peterborough region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 27 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.53% 7.81% 12.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 81.82% 41.67% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 10
Average daily rate £234 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.21% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £450 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £25.88
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.19%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 21.43% 18.75% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 13
Average daily rate £234 £225 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £214 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server
Cambridgeshire

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 26 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (58.97%) Windows
3 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
4 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (51.28%) Hyper-V
5 20 (51.28%) HP
5 20 (51.28%) Cisco
6 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
6 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (43.59%) Migration
8 16 (41.03%) Firewall
8 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
8 16 (41.03%) .NET
8 16 (41.03%) C#
9 15 (38.46%) ITIL
9 15 (38.46%) Windows 7
10 14 (35.90%) Wireless
11 13 (33.33%) MVC
12 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (25.64%) TDD
14 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (17.95%) CSS
17 6 (15.38%) SQL
17 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
17 6 (15.38%) Oracle
17 6 (15.38%) NUnit

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
1 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) Node.js
3 2 (5.13%) Lync
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) Firewall
2 14 (35.90%) Wireless
3 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (12.82%) LAN
4 5 (12.82%) WAN
5 3 (7.69%) SAN
6 2 (5.13%) Intranet
6 2 (5.13%) Internet
6 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.56%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 6 (15.38%) NUnit
2 5 (12.82%) MSTest
3 4 (10.26%) JUnit
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Billing
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
2 16 (41.03%) Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 8 (20.51%) C# Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (5.13%) Network Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
9 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 1 (2.56%) Agile C# Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) .NET
1 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
2 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
4 5 (12.82%) HTML
5 3 (7.69%) Web Services
5 3 (7.69%) HTML5
5 3 (7.69%) CSS3
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (5.13%) jQuery
6 2 (5.13%) RESTful
6 2 (5.13%) WCF
7 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.56%) LINQ
7 1 (2.56%) SAML
7 1 (2.56%) Ajax
7 1 (2.56%) SOAP
7 1 (2.56%) Classic ASP
7 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.56%) Wiki
1 1 (2.56%) RIA
1 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) CentOS
5 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Migration
2 15 (38.46%) ITIL
3 13 (33.33%) MVC
4 10 (25.64%) TDD
5 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.26%) Change Control
7 3 (7.69%) Network Management
7 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.69%) OO
8 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.13%) BDD
9 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.56%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.56%) UML
9 1 (2.56%) OOP
9 1 (2.56%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.56%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) C#
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
2 20 (51.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) ARCserve
2 2 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco
1 20 (51.28%) HP
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) CA
5 2 (5.13%) NetApp
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) Altiris
5 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.13%) Exinda
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
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