The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 23 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.60% 3.62% 4.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.43% 30.30% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
Median daily rate £263 £295 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.01% -5.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.95% -6.00%
SQL Server
Berkshire

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 Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 22.73% 11.96% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 19
Median daily rate £338 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £750 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Slough

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Slough region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Slough region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (30.00%) Clustering
5 3 (30.00%) Change Management
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (30.00%) Dell
5 3 (30.00%) WSUS
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management Server
4 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (10.00%) S/MIME
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (10.00%) MDX
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) AIX
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Change Management
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Coaching
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Security
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (20.00%) VCP5
2 2 (20.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (30.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
2 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) WSUS
2 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (20.00%) Veritas
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Tableau
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