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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.62% 12.50% 10.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 53.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £384 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £31.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +2.47%
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
25 30 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 21.55% 23.44% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 12
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £278 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £34.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.88% +53.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 16 (64.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (40.00%) .NET
3 10 (40.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (36.00%) Change Control
4 9 (36.00%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (36.00%) HP Storage
4 9 (36.00%) HP
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco
4 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
4 9 (36.00%) Firewall
4 9 (36.00%) Wireless
5 8 (32.00%) ARCserve
5 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (32.00%) LAN
5 8 (32.00%) WAN
5 8 (32.00%) SAN
5 8 (32.00%) CA
5 8 (32.00%) Network Management
6 6 (24.00%) SQL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
1 9 (36.00%) Wireless
2 8 (32.00%) LAN
2 8 (32.00%) WAN
2 8 (32.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Intranet
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) OLAP
5 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) NUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
8 1 (4.00%) Development Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Development Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (16.00%) WCF
4 3 (12.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) XSLT
5 1 (4.00%) MDX
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) WPF
5 1 (4.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (36.00%) Change Control
2 8 (32.00%) Network Management
3 5 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) ERP
7 1 (4.00%) SOA
7 1 (4.00%) ETL
7 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) HP
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) CA
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.00%) Altiris
4 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.00%) Exinda
4 1 (4.00%) Nintex
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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