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 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.90% 11.45% 4.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.33% 59.09% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 3
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.37% +76.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
- +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +16.59%
SQL Server
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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
30 44 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 24.19% 19.38% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 9
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 23 (50.00%) .NET
2 21 (45.65%) C#
2 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
2 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
3 17 (36.96%) Windows
4 15 (32.61%) Cisco
4 15 (32.61%) HP
4 15 (32.61%) Hyper-V
5 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (30.43%) Firewall
5 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
5 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (28.26%) HTML
6 13 (28.26%) Wireless
6 13 (28.26%) MVC
6 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
7 12 (26.09%) Migration
8 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (23.91%) SQL
8 11 (23.91%) ITIL
9 9 (19.57%) CSS
9 9 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (17.39%) HTML5
10 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
10 8 (17.39%) Oracle
10 8 (17.39%) JavaScript

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
1 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) Firewall
2 13 (28.26%) Wireless
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (10.87%) LAN
4 5 (10.87%) WAN
5 4 (8.70%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) Intranet
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.17%) MySQL
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) MSTest
3 2 (4.35%) NUnit
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.17%) Back Office
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 20 (43.48%) Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Support Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (10.87%) Technical Support
8 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) Administrator
10 3 (6.52%) Data Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) Analyst Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
11 2 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) .NET
2 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
3 13 (28.26%) HTML
4 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (19.57%) CSS
6 8 (17.39%) HTML5
7 7 (15.22%) jQuery
8 5 (10.87%) WCF
8 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (6.52%) Web Services
11 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (4.35%) WF
12 1 (2.17%) SAML
12 1 (2.17%) Classic ASP
12 1 (2.17%) SOAP
12 1 (2.17%) LINQ
12 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.17%) RIA
2 1 (2.17%) Wiki
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.17%) UNIX
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) MVC
2 12 (26.09%) Migration
3 11 (23.91%) ITIL
4 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (17.39%) Change Control
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.70%) TDD
5 4 (8.70%) Network Management
6 3 (6.52%) CRM
6 3 (6.52%) ETL
6 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.52%) Data Management
6 3 (6.52%) Workflow
7 2 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (4.35%) OO
8 1 (2.17%) Data Security
8 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) C#
2 11 (23.91%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
2 15 (32.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco
1 15 (32.61%) HP
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) CA
4 3 (6.52%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) NetApp
6 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.17%) Altiris
6 1 (2.17%) Twitter
6 1 (2.17%) Exinda
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