The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 2.01% 5.20% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.08% 24.32% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £900 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.94% -17.27%
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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 Staines region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 8.72% 21.39% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 2
Average daily rate £325 £520 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +48.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Staines

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (30.77%) IIS
5 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) ETL
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (15.38%) RESTful

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 4 (30.77%) IIS
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
1 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) CouchDB
6 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (15.38%) Couchbase
6 2 (15.38%) SSDT
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (7.69%) Data Mart
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Architect
2 4 (30.77%) DBA
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (15.38%) RESTful
3 2 (15.38%) Apache Camel
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) MDX
4 1 (7.69%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Scala
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Teradata
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle