The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Surrey region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 115 101 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.17% 8.00% 10.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.28% 44.69% 53.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 67 78
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£325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £192 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Average hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% -3.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
272 226 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.69% 17.89% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 123 131
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 12
Average hourly rate £47.50 £22.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% -33.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £17.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.60 £54.00 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Woking +8 14 £369 +34.09% 7
Epsom - 10 £230 - 2
Staines +3 9 £900 - 2
Weybridge +8 6 £220 -24.13% 4
Cobham - 4 £405 -
Reigate -1 2 £450 +20.00% 5
Redhill +4 1 - - 4
Leatherhead +1 1 £500 +23.45% 1
Walton-on-Thames +1 1 £225 - 1
Farnham 0 1 - - 3
Camberley - 1 £463 - 2
Chertsey - 1 £300 -
Egham - 1 £375 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Godalming - - - - 2
Guildford - - - - 9
Horley - - - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 187 (65.85%) .NET
2 164 (57.75%) C#
3 131 (46.13%) SQL
4 91 (32.04%) Windows
5 88 (30.99%) ASP.NET
5 88 (30.99%) WCF
6 83 (29.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 81 (28.52%) Visual Studio
8 78 (27.46%) XML
9 75 (26.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 66 (23.24%) Scrum
11 64 (22.54%) Microsoft
12 60 (21.13%) WPF
13 56 (19.72%) Web Services
14 54 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
15 51 (17.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 44 (15.49%) JavaScript
17 43 (15.14%) VB.NET
17 43 (15.14%) MVC
18 42 (14.79%) Finance
18 42 (14.79%) HTML
19 41 (14.44%) Oracle
20 38 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 35 (12.32%) REST
21 35 (12.32%) MS Excel
22 33 (11.62%) Software Engineering
23 32 (11.27%) LINQ
23 32 (11.27%) SOAP
24 29 (10.21%) CSS
24 29 (10.21%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 24 (8.45%) IIS
2 15 (5.28%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.17%) Documentum
4 8 (2.82%) CMS
5 7 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.46%) MS Exchange
6 6 (2.11%) Mule
7 5 (1.76%) Lync
7 5 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.70%) Apache
8 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.35%) ColdFusion MX
9 1 (0.35%) JRun
9 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.35%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 35 (12.32%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.93%) MS Office
3 4 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.70%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) Maya
Business Applications
1 8 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.75%) Office 365
2 10 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.87%) SAN
2 8 (2.82%) Firewall
3 7 (2.46%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.11%) LAN
5 4 (1.41%) HTTP
6 3 (1.06%) WAN
7 2 (0.70%) SNMP
7 2 (0.70%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.70%) FTP
7 2 (0.70%) DNS
7 2 (0.70%) VPN
8 1 (0.35%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.35%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.35%) SSH
8 1 (0.35%) VLAN
8 1 (0.35%) NAS
8 1 (0.35%) Intranet
8 1 (0.35%) Internet
8 1 (0.35%) SSL
8 1 (0.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (29.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 51 (17.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (7.04%) MySQL
4 20 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (6.69%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (6.34%) SQL Server 2000
6 18 (6.34%) Oracle Database
7 16 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (5.63%) Relational Database
8 13 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (3.87%) Data Mining
10 11 (3.87%) DTS
11 9 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (2.46%) Oracle9i Database
14 6 (2.11%) NoSQL
15 5 (1.76%) MS Access
16 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 81 (28.52%) Visual Studio
2 75 (26.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.52%) SpecFlow
4 9 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (2.46%) Toad
6 3 (1.06%) NUnit
7 2 (0.70%) Subversion
7 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.35%) MSTest
8 1 (0.35%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.35%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 42 (14.79%) Finance
2 10 (3.52%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.82%) Publishing
4 5 (1.76%) Marketing
4 5 (1.76%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.76%) Electronics
5 4 (1.41%) Billing
5 4 (1.41%) Banking
6 3 (1.06%) Korean Language
6 3 (1.06%) Legal
7 2 (0.70%) Back Office
7 2 (0.70%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Games
8 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 121 (42.61%) Developer
2 75 (26.41%) .NET Developer
3 54 (19.01%) Analyst
4 33 (11.62%) C# Developer
5 28 (9.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (9.51%) Software Engineer
7 21 (7.39%) Test Analyst
8 18 (6.34%) Test Engineer
9 17 (5.99%) Software Developer
9 17 (5.99%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (5.63%) VB.NET Developer
10 16 (5.63%) Administrator
11 15 (5.28%) QA Analyst
11 15 (5.28%) Support Analyst
12 13 (4.58%) Consultant
13 12 (4.23%) Senior Developer
13 12 (4.23%) DBA
14 11 (3.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (3.87%) Applications Support
14 11 (3.87%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (65.85%) .NET
2 88 (30.99%) ASP.NET
2 88 (30.99%) WCF
3 78 (27.46%) XML
4 60 (21.13%) WPF
5 56 (19.72%) Web Services
6 42 (14.79%) HTML
7 35 (12.32%) REST
8 32 (11.27%) LINQ
8 32 (11.27%) SOAP
9 29 (10.21%) CSS
9 29 (10.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (5.28%) .NET Framework
10 15 (5.28%) XSLT
11 14 (4.93%) COM+
11 14 (4.93%) Spring
11 14 (4.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (4.23%) WinForms
12 12 (4.23%) NHibernate
13 9 (3.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (2.82%) Data Integration
3 7 (2.46%) Clustering
3 7 (2.46%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.11%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.11%) Statistics
5 4 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.06%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.06%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.06%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.06%) DTV
7 2 (0.70%) PMI
7 2 (0.70%) Physics
7 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.35%) iPad
8 1 (0.35%) Xbox
8 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.35%) Animation
8 1 (0.35%) SCADA
8 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (32.04%) Windows
2 26 (9.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (7.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (5.63%) UNIX
4 16 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.23%) Windows XP
6 10 (3.52%) Solaris
7 9 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.17%) Linux
8 7 (2.46%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.35%) Android
10 1 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (23.24%) Scrum
2 54 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (15.14%) MVC
4 33 (11.62%) Software Engineering
5 29 (10.21%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (8.45%) BDD
6 24 (8.45%) CRM
7 23 (8.10%) Automated Testing
8 22 (7.75%) Software Testing
9 20 (7.04%) Content Management
10 19 (6.69%) Data Modelling
11 17 (5.99%) DevOps
11 17 (5.99%) TDD
11 17 (5.99%) OO
12 15 (5.28%) E-Commerce
13 13 (4.58%) Dependency Injection
13 13 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (4.23%) EAI
14 12 (4.23%) ETL
14 12 (4.23%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 164 (57.75%) C#
2 131 (46.13%) SQL
3 44 (15.49%) JavaScript
4 43 (15.14%) VB.NET
5 28 (9.86%) Java
5 28 (9.86%) T-SQL
6 21 (7.39%) VB
7 19 (6.69%) VB6
8 16 (5.63%) PL/SQL
9 15 (5.28%) Python
10 12 (4.23%) VBScript
11 6 (2.11%) VBA
12 4 (1.41%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.41%) C++
13 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.06%) C
14 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.70%) Perl
14 2 (0.70%) PHP
14 2 (0.70%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 20 (7.04%) ISEB
2 14 (4.93%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.11%) Degree
5 4 (1.41%) MCSE
6 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.35%) MCITP
7 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.35%) PhD
7 1 (0.35%) MCP
7 1 (0.35%) PMP
7 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.45%) QA
2 5 (1.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (6.69%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.76%) XenApp
3 5 (1.76%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.06%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.70%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.70%) vSphere
6 2 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.70%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.82%) SCCM
3 7 (2.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (2.11%) SCOM
5 5 (1.76%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.41%) WSUS
7 2 (0.70%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.70%) Puppet
8 1 (0.35%) nmon
Vendors
1 64 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.44%) Oracle
3 19 (6.69%) VMware
4 8 (2.82%) SAP
5 7 (2.46%) Cognos
5 7 (2.46%) Cisco
5 7 (2.46%) Citrix
6 4 (1.41%) Informatica
6 4 (1.41%) Mitel
6 4 (1.41%) Logi Analytics
6 4 (1.41%) F5
7 3 (1.06%) Apple
7 3 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.06%) CommVault
7 3 (1.06%) IBM
7 3 (1.06%) HP
7 3 (1.06%) Dell
8 2 (0.70%) Symantec
8 2 (0.70%) McAfee
8 2 (0.70%) Veritas
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