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 22 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 7.32% 2.78% 14.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.86% 50.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
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£225 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £27.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +6.87%
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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
7 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 17.07% 5.56% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate £225 - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis Manager
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft