The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 115 135 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.89% 9.46% 11.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.11% 38.90% 52.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 84 98
Median daily rate £419 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.76 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.94% +41.15%
SQL Server
South East

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 Surrey region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
225 347 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.35% 24.32% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 206 183
Median daily rate £425 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £21.75 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.27 £26.41 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £40.00 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill +6 12 £613 +75.00%
Staines +3 11 £500 +42.85% 1
Weybridge +1 10 £450 +25.00% 2
Leatherhead +23 8 £438 -2.77% 4
Guildford 0 6 £313 -2.34% 5
Cobham +2 5 £463 +15.62% 1
Woking -7 5 £375 -6.25% 9
Camberley -7 5 £538 +59.25% 1
Farnham -7 4 £358 -13.33% 1
Egham - 3 £433 - 2
Epsom +10 2 £200 - 1
Reigate +6 2 £449 +49.58% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 145 (56.20%) .NET
2 122 (47.29%) SQL
3 113 (43.80%) C#
4 92 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (31.78%) Microsoft
6 64 (24.81%) Windows
7 62 (24.03%) ASP.NET
7 62 (24.03%) MVC
8 60 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 54 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 51 (19.77%) Web Services
11 50 (19.38%) JavaScript
12 47 (18.22%) HTML
13 42 (16.28%) Visual Studio
14 41 (15.89%) PowerShell
15 40 (15.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 40 (15.50%) Finance
16 38 (14.73%) ASP.NET MVC
17 37 (14.34%) Oracle
18 36 (13.95%) CSS
19 35 (13.57%) MS Excel
19 35 (13.57%) CRM
19 35 (13.57%) AngularJS
19 35 (13.57%) WCF
20 33 (12.79%) Windows Server
21 31 (12.02%) SQL Server 2008
22 30 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 30 (11.63%) Web Development
22 30 (11.63%) XML
22 30 (11.63%) T-SQL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (10.08%) IIS
2 17 (6.59%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.81%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (4.26%) Apache Solr
4 11 (4.26%) Apache Spark
4 11 (4.26%) CMS
5 9 (3.49%) Apache
6 8 (3.10%) MS Exchange
7 7 (2.71%) Apache Pig
8 5 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.94%) JBoss
8 5 (1.94%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.55%) LiveCycle
9 4 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (1.55%) WordPress
10 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.16%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.78%) Drupal
11 2 (0.78%) JRun
Applications
1 35 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.33%) MS Office
3 5 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.16%) InDesign
4 3 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.49%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.16%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (1.16%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.39%) Magento
5 1 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 60 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (5.43%) IaaS
3 14 (5.43%) PaaS
4 6 (2.33%) Office 365
5 3 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.75%) SAN
2 13 (5.04%) LAN
2 13 (5.04%) WAN
3 11 (4.26%) NAS
4 7 (2.71%) Kerberos
4 7 (2.71%) MPLS
5 5 (1.94%) Network Security
5 5 (1.94%) SSL
6 4 (1.55%) DHCP
6 4 (1.55%) DNS
6 4 (1.55%) Intranet
6 4 (1.55%) Skype
7 3 (1.16%) Firewall
7 3 (1.16%) Internet
8 2 (0.78%) FTP
8 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.78%) Wireless
9 1 (0.39%) SNMP
9 1 (0.39%) VoIP
9 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 31 (12.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (8.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (8.14%) Relational Database
6 13 (5.04%) Azure SQL Database
7 12 (4.65%) MySQL
7 12 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (4.26%) Hadoop
9 10 (3.88%) Big Data
9 10 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (3.10%) Oracle Exadata
11 8 (3.10%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (2.71%) Apache Hive
12 7 (2.71%) HBase
12 7 (2.71%) MongoDB
12 7 (2.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (16.28%) Visual Studio
3 23 (8.91%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.88%) NUnit
5 7 (2.71%) Moq
5 7 (2.71%) Subversion
6 6 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (1.94%) MSBuild
7 5 (1.94%) Selenium
8 4 (1.55%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.55%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.16%) ANTLR
9 3 (1.16%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.16%) FxCop
9 3 (1.16%) JUnit
9 3 (1.16%) Maven
9 3 (1.16%) NDepend
9 3 (1.16%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.16%) StyleCop
General
1 40 (15.50%) Finance
2 18 (6.98%) Retail
3 14 (5.43%) Banking
4 11 (4.26%) Back Office
5 7 (2.71%) Advertising
5 7 (2.71%) Marketing
6 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 137 (53.10%) Developer
2 55 (21.32%) .NET Developer
3 48 (18.60%) C# Developer
4 29 (11.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (8.91%) Senior Developer
6 22 (8.53%) Analyst
7 20 (7.75%) SQL Developer
8 18 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (6.20%) CRM Developer
10 15 (5.81%) Architect
10 15 (5.81%) Azure DevOps
11 13 (5.04%) Senior DevOps
11 13 (5.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 12 (4.65%) SQL Server Developer
13 11 (4.26%) Administrator
13 11 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 10 (3.88%) DBA
14 10 (3.88%) SQL DBA
14 10 (3.88%) Web Developer
15 9 (3.49%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (56.20%) .NET
2 62 (24.03%) ASP.NET
3 51 (19.77%) Web Services
4 47 (18.22%) HTML
5 38 (14.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (13.95%) CSS
7 35 (13.57%) AngularJS
7 35 (13.57%) WCF
8 30 (11.63%) XML
9 29 (11.24%) jQuery
10 25 (9.69%) .NET Framework
11 23 (8.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (8.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (8.14%) HTML5
14 20 (7.75%) SOAP
15 15 (5.81%) REST
16 14 (5.43%) Silverlight
17 13 (5.04%) Entity Framework
18 11 (4.26%) RESTful
18 11 (4.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.65%) Clustering
3 7 (2.71%) Algorithms
3 7 (2.71%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.71%) Grid Computing
3 7 (2.71%) Replication
4 6 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.33%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.94%) Cryptography
5 5 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.94%) PKI
6 4 (1.55%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.55%) Smart Meter
6 4 (1.55%) Statistics
7 3 (1.16%) Social Media
7 3 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.78%) Blog
8 2 (0.78%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.81%) Windows
2 33 (12.79%) Windows Server
3 21 (8.14%) Linux
4 17 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (6.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (5.81%) Unix
7 5 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.55%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.55%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.78%) Android
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (24.03%) MVC
3 35 (13.57%) CRM
4 30 (11.63%) Scrum
4 30 (11.63%) Web Development
5 28 (10.85%) DevOps
6 26 (10.08%) Migration
6 26 (10.08%) Release Management
7 19 (7.36%) Analytics
7 19 (7.36%) Continuous Delivery
7 19 (7.36%) Performance Monitoring
7 19 (7.36%) Project Management
8 18 (6.98%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 18 (6.98%) Kanban
8 18 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (6.59%) Data Migration
10 16 (6.20%) Data Protection
11 15 (5.81%) SOA
12 14 (5.43%) Performance Management
12 14 (5.43%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 122 (47.29%) SQL
2 113 (43.80%) C#
3 50 (19.38%) JavaScript
4 41 (15.89%) PowerShell
5 30 (11.63%) T-SQL
6 25 (9.69%) Java
7 11 (4.26%) Python
7 11 (4.26%) VB.NET
8 10 (3.88%) C++
9 8 (3.10%) VBScript
10 7 (2.71%) C
11 5 (1.94%) PHP
11 5 (1.94%) VB
12 4 (1.55%) R
13 2 (0.78%) ABAP
13 2 (0.78%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.78%) VBA
14 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (9.69%) Degree
2 8 (3.10%) MCSE
2 8 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.71%) CCIE
3 7 (2.71%) CCNP
3 7 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.78%) ISEB
5 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.94%) Data Quality
1 5 (1.94%) FIPS 140-2
2 4 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.55%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.49%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.71%) Apache Flume
4 7 (2.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (2.71%) HDFS
4 7 (2.71%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (2.71%) vSphere
5 5 (1.94%) XenApp
6 2 (0.78%) NFS
6 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (2.71%) Ambari
1 7 (2.71%) Hadoop YARN
1 7 (2.71%) NetBackup
1 7 (2.71%) Oozie
2 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.94%) Puppet
3 4 (1.55%) SCCM
4 3 (1.16%) SCOM
5 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.78%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.78%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 82 (31.78%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.34%) Oracle
3 23 (8.91%) VMware
4 17 (6.59%) AppDynamics
5 15 (5.81%) Cisco
6 13 (5.04%) Dynatrace
6 13 (5.04%) New Relic
7 11 (4.26%) Sybase
8 10 (3.88%) Adobe
9 9 (3.49%) SAP
10 8 (3.10%) Citrix
11 7 (2.71%) Hortonworks
11 7 (2.71%) Sitecore
11 7 (2.71%) Teradata
12 4 (1.55%) HP
12 4 (1.55%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.16%) IBM
13 3 (1.16%) NetApp
13 3 (1.16%) Sage
13 3 (1.16%) Sun
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