The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Salisbury region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 20 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 27.03% 17.95% 9.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.92% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate £413 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +88.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £25.88
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.19%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
26 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 35.14% 17.95% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
Average daily rate £410 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +88.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server
Wiltshire

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 20 (86.96%) SharePoint
2 19 (82.61%) C#
3 18 (78.26%) .NET
4 17 (73.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
5 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
6 14 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (52.17%) DV Cleared
8 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
9 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
10 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (26.09%) WCF
11 6 (26.09%) Web Services
11 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (21.74%) ITIL
12 5 (21.74%) ETL
12 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
12 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (17.39%) Kimball Methodology
13 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (17.39%) MDX
13 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (17.39%) Dimensional Modelling
13 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
13 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 20 (86.96%) SharePoint
2 17 (73.91%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (13.04%) MS Project Server
5 2 (8.70%) Lync
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
5 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) PowerPivot
2 1 (4.35%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (13.04%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (4.35%) DB2
7 1 (4.35%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (4.35%) Firebug
4 1 (4.35%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Report Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 6 (26.09%) WCF
3 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 4 (17.39%) MDX
5 2 (8.70%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) XSLT
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) ETL
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (17.39%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) Workflow
4 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
1 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCDPM
1 2 (8.70%) SCOrch
1 2 (8.70%) SCSM
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Talend
3 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica