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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 10 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 11 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 9.65% 3.29% 3.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.73% 40.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 6
Median daily rate £425 £353 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.56% +12.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.45 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.53% -10.00%

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
37 20 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 32.46% 8.23% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 33
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £252 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £438 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
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 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 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 Slough region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 11 (57.89%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (36.84%) Migration
5 6 (31.58%) ETL
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (26.32%) Validation
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
7 4 (21.05%) Marketing
8 3 (15.79%) HFM
8 3 (15.79%) Information Management
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (15.79%) ETL Development
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
8 3 (15.79%) Hyperion
8 3 (15.79%) CRM
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle

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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Extranet
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) FTP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (15.79%) Essbase
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (10.53%) MS Access
6 2 (10.53%) Power BI
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Moq
General
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) ETL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) OBIEE Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Business Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Data Migration Developer
5 2 (10.53%) DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.53%) Velocity
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) MDX
3 1 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) WinForms
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.53%) Data Extraction
2 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 6 (31.58%) ETL
4 5 (26.32%) Validation
5 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 3 (15.79%) ERP
6 3 (15.79%) ETL Development
6 3 (15.79%) Information Management
7 2 (10.53%) Campaign Management
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) Android Development
8 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Hyperion
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Callidus
3 2 (10.53%) NetSuite
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Marketo