The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Stevenage region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.41% 2.13% 9.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 33.33% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £275 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 8.11% 6.38% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £275 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -21.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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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 28 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Data Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001