The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 20.00% 4.55% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£281 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.85 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.28%
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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 Stevenage region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 30.00% 22.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £281 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.85 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +11.60%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) LINQ
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) StructureMap
3 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Remedy Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) LINQ
1 4 (33.33%) jQuery
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
1 4 (33.33%) StructureMap
1 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 4 (33.33%) CSS3
1 4 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
1 4 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Replication
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) VCP4
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (25.00%) PowerHA
2 3 (25.00%) SRDF
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (16.67%) BMC
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) Apple