The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 37 50 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.07% 23.36% 17.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.51% 64.94% 72.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 37
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£425 £390 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £268 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £89.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
SQL Server
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
49 77 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.26% 35.98% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 55 47
Average daily rate £425 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £228 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +6 22 £419 +7.37% 1
Bury St Edmunds +4 1 £325 -2.98% 3
Halesworth - - - -
Southwold - - - -
Woodbridge - - - -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 67 (54.92%) .NET
2 65 (53.28%) SQL
3 52 (42.62%) C#
4 45 (36.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (35.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
6 40 (32.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (28.69%) WCF
8 32 (26.23%) ASP.NET
9 29 (23.77%) MVC
10 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (19.67%) Windows
12 23 (18.85%) CRM
13 21 (17.21%) Data Analysis
14 20 (16.39%) Dynamics CRM
14 20 (16.39%) SharePoint
14 20 (16.39%) T-SQL
14 20 (16.39%) Finance
15 19 (15.57%) Data Management
15 19 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (14.75%) Master Data Management
16 18 (14.75%) User Acceptance Testing
17 15 (12.30%) Web Services
18 14 (11.48%) XML
18 14 (11.48%) Oracle
18 14 (11.48%) Data Modelling
18 14 (11.48%) Workflow
19 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
19 13 (10.66%) MS Exchange
19 13 (10.66%) ETL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 20 (16.39%) SharePoint
2 13 (10.66%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.66%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (8.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (4.10%) IIS
6 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.82%) CMS
8 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (16.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.92%) LAN
3 4 (3.28%) SAN
4 3 (2.46%) IPsec
4 3 (2.46%) WAN
4 3 (2.46%) VPN
4 3 (2.46%) VLAN
5 2 (1.64%) Network Security
5 2 (1.64%) VoIP
6 1 (0.82%) Intranet
6 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (36.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 43 (35.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (32.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (9.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (7.38%) Oracle Database
6 9 (7.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (4.92%) Data Mart
8 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.64%) Cognos Impromptu
10 2 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.82%) MySQL
11 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (10.66%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.82%) NuGet
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (16.39%) Finance
2 3 (2.46%) Advertising
2 3 (2.46%) Banking
3 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (51.64%) Developer
2 25 (20.49%) .NET Developer
3 18 (14.75%) Architect
4 16 (13.11%) C# Developer
5 15 (12.30%) Analyst
5 15 (12.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (11.48%) CRM Developer
6 14 (11.48%) Data Architect
7 12 (9.84%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 11 (9.02%) SQL Developer
9 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Developer
9 10 (8.20%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (8.20%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.56%) Consultant
11 7 (5.74%) Test Analyst
11 7 (5.74%) DBA
11 7 (5.74%) SQL DBA
11 7 (5.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (4.92%) SharePoint Developer
12 6 (4.92%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (54.92%) .NET
2 35 (28.69%) WCF
3 32 (26.23%) ASP.NET
4 19 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (12.30%) Web Services
6 14 (11.48%) XML
7 11 (9.02%) SOAP
8 10 (8.20%) jQuery
9 9 (7.38%) Reactive Extensions
9 9 (7.38%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 7 (5.74%) CSS
10 7 (5.74%) Silverlight
11 6 (4.92%) MDX
11 6 (4.92%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.10%) WPF
13 4 (3.28%) JSON
13 4 (3.28%) HTML
14 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 1 (0.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Data Integration
2 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.46%) PKI
3 3 (2.46%) Online Banking
4 2 (1.64%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.64%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.64%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.64%) Clustering
4 2 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.67%) Windows
2 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.46%) Solaris
4 3 (2.46%) UNIX
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.77%) MVC
2 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (18.85%) CRM
4 21 (17.21%) Data Analysis
5 19 (15.57%) Data Management
6 18 (14.75%) Master Data Management
6 18 (14.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (11.48%) Data Modelling
7 14 (11.48%) Workflow
8 13 (10.66%) ETL
9 12 (9.84%) Test Scripting
9 12 (9.84%) Manual Testing
9 12 (9.84%) Data Migration
9 12 (9.84%) TDD
9 12 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (9.84%) Migration
10 9 (7.38%) MVVM
11 8 (6.56%) Data Architecture
11 8 (6.56%) Data Transformation
12 5 (4.10%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 65 (53.28%) SQL
2 52 (42.62%) C#
3 20 (16.39%) T-SQL
4 11 (9.02%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (0.82%) C++
7 1 (0.82%) Delphi
7 1 (0.82%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.74%) Degree
4 6 (4.92%) MCITP
5 1 (0.82%) MCSE
5 1 (0.82%) ISEB
5 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.46%) Terminal Services
2 3 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) ARCserve
1 3 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.48%) Oracle
3 7 (5.74%) VMware
4 5 (4.10%) HP
5 4 (3.28%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.46%) Cisco
6 3 (2.46%) Intel
6 3 (2.46%) Splunk
7 2 (1.64%) ProCurve
7 2 (1.64%) Mitel
7 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.64%) Cognos
8 1 (0.82%) Macromedia
8 1 (0.82%) Netezza
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago