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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 28 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.00% 14.29% 9.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.85% 68.75% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 13
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£375 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +5.45%
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
52 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.00% 20.78% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 31
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 0 23 £375 - 13
Bury St Edmunds +4 1 - - 1
Haverhill - - - - 1
Stowmarket - - - - 2
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 32 (44.44%) .NET
2 30 (41.67%) SQL
3 27 (37.50%) C#
4 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 21 (29.17%) Data Analysis
6 20 (27.78%) Data Management
6 20 (27.78%) Master Data Management
7 18 (25.00%) Oracle
8 16 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (20.83%) Finance
10 14 (19.44%) Oracle Database
11 13 (18.06%) Data Architecture
12 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (15.28%) T-SQL
13 11 (15.28%) Windows
13 11 (15.28%) Data Modelling
13 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (12.50%) ETL
15 9 (12.50%) MVC
15 9 (12.50%) WCF
16 8 (11.11%) SharePoint
16 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
17 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
17 7 (9.72%) NUnit
17 7 (9.72%) JIRA
17 7 (9.72%) ReSharper
17 7 (9.72%) Castle Windsor
17 7 (9.72%) Jenkins

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 8 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.94%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.56%) LAN
3 3 (4.17%) VPN
3 3 (4.17%) IPsec
3 3 (4.17%) VLAN
4 2 (2.78%) SAN
4 2 (2.78%) VoIP
5 1 (1.39%) WAN
5 1 (1.39%) FTP
5 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (19.44%) Oracle Database
3 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (4.17%) Data Mart
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (4.17%) OLAP
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (4.17%) Spotfire
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.72%) NUnit
2 7 (9.72%) JIRA
2 7 (9.72%) ReSharper
2 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.33%) Subversion
4 3 (4.17%) Moq
4 3 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (41.67%) Developer
2 22 (30.56%) Architect
3 16 (22.22%) Data Architect
4 12 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Analyst
6 8 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (8.33%) CRM Developer
9 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
9 5 (6.94%) SQL DBA
9 5 (6.94%) DBA
9 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Applications Architect
11 3 (4.17%) Data Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) MI Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Test Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (44.44%) .NET
2 9 (12.50%) WCF
3 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.72%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (6.94%) Web Services
5 4 (5.56%) CSS
5 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.56%) LINQ
5 4 (5.56%) jQuery
6 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.17%) JSON
6 3 (4.17%) SOAP
6 3 (4.17%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.78%) XML
8 1 (1.39%) Flash
8 1 (1.39%) HTML
8 1 (1.39%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.39%) HTML5
8 1 (1.39%) RESTful
8 1 (1.39%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.17%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.17%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.78%) PKI
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.17%) Solaris
3 3 (4.17%) UNIX
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Data Analysis
2 20 (27.78%) Data Management
2 20 (27.78%) Master Data Management
3 13 (18.06%) Data Architecture
4 11 (15.28%) Data Modelling
5 9 (12.50%) MVC
5 9 (12.50%) ETL
6 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.33%) CRM
6 6 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (6.94%) Analytics
7 5 (6.94%) Workflow
8 4 (5.56%) SOA
8 4 (5.56%) Migration
8 4 (5.56%) TDD
8 4 (5.56%) UML
8 4 (5.56%) Project Management
8 4 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.67%) SQL
2 27 (37.50%) C#
3 11 (15.28%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.56%) Groovy
6 3 (4.17%) Java
7 1 (1.39%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCITP
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.39%) Nmap
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) VMware
4 4 (5.56%) HP
5 3 (4.17%) Cisco
5 3 (4.17%) Splunk
6 2 (2.78%) Mitel
6 2 (2.78%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.39%) Intel
7 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.39%) Macromedia
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