The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 9 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.91% 7.14% 6.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.29% 46.67% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.41% +41.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.63 £41.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.13% +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-27.58% +16.00%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 13.86% 15.31% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
Average daily rate £330 £425 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.63 £41.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.13% +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) HTML
8 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 3 (16.67%) jQuery
9 3 (16.67%) Test Management
9 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
9 3 (16.67%) Silverlight
9 3 (16.67%) Open Source
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (16.67%) CSS
9 3 (16.67%) Web Services
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) Active Directory

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) LiveCycle
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.56%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 2 (11.11%) Military
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) DBA
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (16.67%) Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Biometrics
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Scrum
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (16.67%) Test Management
2 3 (16.67%) Process Management
2 3 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) V-Model
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
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