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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 23 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 8.24% 11.58% 8.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.66% 46.15% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 1
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£350 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.80%
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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
58 65 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 20.79% 25.10% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 44 12
Average daily rate £350 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (57.14%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) .NET
3 14 (40.00%) IIS
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 10 (28.57%) Java
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (25.71%) TeamCity
5 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
5 9 (25.71%) QA
5 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.71%) DNS
5 9 (25.71%) MSBuild
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle
6 8 (22.86%) Linux
7 7 (20.00%) MySQL
7 7 (20.00%) C#
7 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (17.14%) Lotus
8 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (17.14%) TDD
8 6 (17.14%) Logistics
8 6 (17.14%) Scrum
9 5 (14.29%) CCVP
9 5 (14.29%) MCTS
9 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (14.29%) RTP
9 5 (14.29%) CCNA

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 14 (40.00%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) IBM Notes
3 4 (11.43%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (11.43%) GlassFish
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) DNS
2 5 (14.29%) RTP
2 5 (14.29%) ISDN
2 5 (14.29%) VoIP
2 5 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) DB2
3 3 (8.57%) DataStage
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) QlikView
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) TeamCity
1 9 (25.71%) MSBuild
2 2 (5.71%) Toad
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) DBA
3 6 (17.14%) MySQL DBA
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Release Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Deployment Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Web Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Web Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (8.57%) Programmer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) Flash
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) SOAP
3 2 (5.71%) Ajax
3 2 (5.71%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.86%) Laravel
4 1 (2.86%) WCF
4 1 (2.86%) Zend Framework
4 1 (2.86%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) CLARiiON
2 2 (5.71%) iSeries
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) Linux
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) TDD
2 6 (17.14%) Logistics
2 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 4 (11.43%) Web Development
3 4 (11.43%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) MVC
5 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) DSDM
5 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
5 2 (5.71%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.86%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (2.86%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 10 (28.57%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
4 7 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) RPG IV
6 2 (5.71%) RPG
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.86%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) MCSE
1 5 (14.29%) CCNA
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (14.29%) CCVP
1 5 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CNE
2 1 (2.86%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) vSphere
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Lotus
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.43%) Adobe
4 4 (11.43%) Symantec
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) EMC
5 3 (8.57%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Zend
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
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