The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 4.55% - 9.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% - 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
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£450 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-26.72% +16.00%
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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 St Albans region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 18.18% 29.17% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 11
Average daily rate £450 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Replication
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) ESRI
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (11.11%) Equities
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) MI Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Equities
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) ERP
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) ESRI