The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 20 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 54 60 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.57% 6.42% 8.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.20% 29.27% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 47
Median daily rate £413 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £504 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £19.63 £19.50 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -64.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -11.76%

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
125 205 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.53% 21.95% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 149 94
Median daily rate £463 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 2
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -82.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 34 (41.98%) SQL
2 33 (40.74%) C#
3 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
4 31 (38.27%) .NET
5 24 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (23.46%) T-SQL
6 19 (23.46%) Oracle
7 17 (20.99%) Windows
7 17 (20.99%) CRM
7 17 (20.99%) Dynamics CRM
7 17 (20.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
8 16 (19.75%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET
9 15 (18.52%) ETL
9 15 (18.52%) Finance
10 14 (17.28%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (17.28%) JavaScript
11 13 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (16.05%) Data Modelling
12 12 (14.81%) CSS
12 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (12.35%) Migration
14 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (11.11%) CSS3
15 9 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
15 9 (11.11%) MVC
15 9 (11.11%) SharePoint

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (17.28%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.47%) SAS
4 1 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) JBoss
4 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (20.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.23%) Maximo
3 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (1.23%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.41%) IaaS
2 6 (7.41%) PaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) SAN
2 1 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (20.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.94%) OLAP
7 4 (4.94%) OLTP
7 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (2.47%) Power BI
9 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.23%) CloverETL
10 1 (1.23%) Hazelcast
10 1 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.70%) MSTest
2 3 (3.70%) Selenium
2 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.47%) Bower
3 2 (2.47%) Grunt
3 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.23%) git-flow
4 1 (1.23%) Gradle
4 1 (1.23%) JBehave
4 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.23%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.23%) Mockito
4 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Retail
3 3 (3.70%) Advertising
3 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (59.26%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) .NET Developer
3 17 (20.99%) SQL Developer
4 11 (13.58%) C# Developer
4 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Developer
5 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Architect
7 7 (8.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.64%) DBA
8 5 (6.17%) Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Data Architect
9 4 (4.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.94%) SQL BI Developer
9 4 (4.94%) SQL DBA
9 4 (4.94%) SSIS Developer
9 4 (4.94%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (38.27%) .NET
2 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET
3 12 (14.81%) CSS
4 9 (11.11%) CSS3
5 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.64%) HTML
5 7 (8.64%) WCF
5 7 (8.64%) Web Services
5 7 (8.64%) XML
6 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (4.94%) HTML5
7 4 (4.94%) jQuery
8 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (3.70%) LINQ
8 3 (3.70%) Node.js
8 3 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.70%) WinForms
8 3 (3.70%) WPF
9 2 (2.47%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Replication
2 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.47%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.23%) AS400
3 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.23%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.23%) iSeries
3 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.99%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.47%) Linux
3 2 (2.47%) Unix
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) AIX
4 1 (1.23%) Solaris
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.99%) CRM
2 16 (19.75%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (18.52%) ETL
4 13 (16.05%) Data Modelling
5 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.35%) Migration
7 9 (11.11%) MVC
8 8 (9.88%) Project Management
9 7 (8.64%) Data Protection
9 7 (8.64%) ERP
9 7 (8.64%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (8.64%) Scrum
10 6 (7.41%) Data Analysis
10 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (6.17%) System Testing
11 5 (6.17%) TDD
12 4 (4.94%) Complex ETL
12 4 (4.94%) High Availability
12 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) SQL
2 33 (40.74%) C#
3 19 (23.46%) T-SQL
4 14 (17.28%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.47%) Java
6 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.47%) VB
7 1 (1.23%) C
7 1 (1.23%) C++
7 1 (1.23%) SQR
7 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) MCITP
3 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) WMI
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.46%) Oracle
3 3 (3.70%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.70%) VMware
4 2 (2.47%) HP
5 1 (1.23%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.23%) Citrix
5 1 (1.23%) Cognos
5 1 (1.23%) EMC
5 1 (1.23%) Informatica
5 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.23%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) Tableau
5 1 (1.23%) Talend
5 1 (1.23%) Veeam
5 1 (1.23%) Veritas
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