The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Romford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Romford 40.00% - 12.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £375 - £538
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 - £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 - £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
SQL Server
London

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 Romford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Romford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Romford 40.00% 41.67% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 9
Average daily rate £375 £600 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £600 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Romford

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Romford

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Romford

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Romford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Romford 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) IIS
4 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
5 4 (36.36%) Workflow
5 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (36.36%) SSL
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) Local Government
7 2 (18.18%) WCF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Romford 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
1 4 (36.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) NuGet
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Local Government
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Front Office
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Azure Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# WPF Developer
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Support
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) WPF Developer
3 2 (18.18%) XAML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) RESTful
4 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (18.18%) Middleware
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) WPF
6 2 (18.18%) XML
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) LINQ
7 1 (9.09%) REST
7 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Kanban
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) MVVM
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) XAML
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle