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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.56% 28.57% 3.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 66.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate £353 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
SQL Server
Hertfordshire

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
8 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 13.11% 42.86% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate £375 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) BMC
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) DB2 UDB
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Server Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) BMC
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle