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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 132 122 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.62% 9.26% 8.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.32% 42.81% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 78 58
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £245 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £450 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.11 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.30% -7.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.23 £36.50 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.00%
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
285 285 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.60% 21.64% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 155 137
Average daily rate £370 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £205 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £11.25 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £31.00 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

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 22 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 December 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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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
Staines -6 23 £410 -1.20%
Guildford -1 10 £400 +2.89% 5
Woking +12 9 £375 +4.16% 2
Leatherhead -5 8 £500 +11.11%
Redhill -1 4 £320 - 3
Epsom -7 2 £438 +67.46% 1
Dorking - 2 £325 - 1
Egham -1 1 £400 -5.88%
Weybridge -1 1 - - 1
Cobham -6 1 £395 - 5
Reigate -9 1 - - 3
Farnham - 1 - - 1
Godalming - - - -
Esher - - - -
Camberley - - - - 1
Caterham - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - - 1
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 157 (57.72%) SQL
2 124 (45.59%) .NET
3 109 (40.07%) C#
4 98 (36.03%) Windows
5 92 (33.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 87 (31.99%) Microsoft
7 84 (30.88%) ASP.NET
8 63 (23.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 57 (20.96%) JavaScript
10 56 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 54 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (19.12%) HTML
13 45 (16.54%) T-SQL
14 43 (15.81%) Active Directory
15 41 (15.07%) Visual Studio
15 41 (15.07%) WCF
16 39 (14.34%) CRM
17 37 (13.60%) CSS
17 37 (13.60%) MS Excel
17 37 (13.60%) MVC
18 36 (13.24%) VB.NET
18 36 (13.24%) Web Services
19 35 (12.87%) VMware
19 35 (12.87%) SQL Server 2012
20 33 (12.13%) XML
21 32 (11.76%) IIS
22 31 (11.40%) Dynamics CRM
22 31 (11.40%) Team Foundation Server
23 30 (11.03%) Performance Tuning
24 29 (10.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 32 (11.76%) IIS
2 19 (6.99%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (6.62%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.21%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.21%) Mule
5 4 (1.47%) Apache
6 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.10%) Documentum
6 3 (1.10%) Kentico
6 3 (1.10%) CMS
7 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.74%) WordPress
7 2 (0.74%) JBoss
7 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.37%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.37%) Lync
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 37 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.10%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (11.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.47%) Office 365
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.56%) SAN
2 13 (4.78%) SSL
3 12 (4.41%) LAN
4 10 (3.68%) WAN
5 9 (3.31%) DHCP
6 8 (2.94%) DNS
7 7 (2.57%) NAS
8 6 (2.21%) FTP
8 6 (2.21%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.84%) Firewall
9 5 (1.84%) BIG-IP
10 4 (1.47%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.10%) VLAN
11 3 (1.10%) Internet
12 2 (0.74%) SSH
12 2 (0.74%) Wireless
12 2 (0.74%) Intranet
12 2 (0.74%) PBX
12 2 (0.74%) VoIP
13 1 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (33.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 63 (23.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (12.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (10.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (9.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 24 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (6.25%) Relational Database
9 13 (4.78%) SQL Server 2000
10 11 (4.04%) MySQL
11 8 (2.94%) DTS
11 8 (2.94%) Data Mining
12 7 (2.57%) OLTP
12 7 (2.57%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.84%) NoSQL
13 5 (1.84%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (1.10%) Cognos Report Studio
14 3 (1.10%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (15.07%) Visual Studio
2 31 (11.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.47%) Subversion
5 2 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.74%) NUnit
5 2 (0.74%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.37%) NCrunch
6 1 (0.37%) JIRA
6 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.37%) MSBuild
General
1 25 (9.19%) Finance
2 9 (3.31%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.21%) Marketing
4 4 (1.47%) Retail
5 3 (1.10%) Korean Language
5 3 (1.10%) Electronics
5 3 (1.10%) Publishing
5 3 (1.10%) Banking
6 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Back Office
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 107 (39.34%) Developer
2 38 (13.97%) .NET Developer
3 33 (12.13%) Analyst
3 33 (12.13%) DBA
4 32 (11.76%) SQL DBA
5 23 (8.46%) C# Developer
5 23 (8.46%) SQL Server DBA
6 22 (8.09%) Architect
6 22 (8.09%) Administrator
7 18 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (5.51%) Support Analyst
9 14 (5.15%) SQL Developer
10 13 (4.78%) Technical Architect
10 13 (4.78%) Consultant
11 12 (4.41%) Applications Support
11 12 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (3.68%) Applications Support Analyst
12 10 (3.68%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.68%) Senior Developer
12 10 (3.68%) BizTalk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (45.59%) .NET
2 84 (30.88%) ASP.NET
3 52 (19.12%) HTML
4 41 (15.07%) WCF
5 37 (13.60%) CSS
6 36 (13.24%) Web Services
7 33 (12.13%) XML
8 25 (9.19%) .NET Framework
9 21 (7.72%) WPF
10 20 (7.35%) jQuery
10 20 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (7.35%) HTML5
11 17 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 13 (4.78%) Ajax
13 11 (4.04%) WinForms
14 8 (2.94%) COM+
15 6 (2.21%) RESTful
15 6 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 5 (1.84%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.09%) Clustering
2 10 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.94%) PKI
4 7 (2.57%) N-Tier
4 7 (2.57%) Data Integration
5 6 (2.21%) Smart Meter
5 6 (2.21%) Statistics
6 5 (1.84%) DataPower
6 5 (1.84%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.10%) Replication
8 3 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.10%) W3C
8 3 (1.10%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.74%) NHS
9 2 (0.74%) PMI
9 2 (0.74%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 98 (36.03%) Windows
2 22 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (6.62%) Linux
5 12 (4.41%) UNIX
6 11 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.94%) Solaris
8 7 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.57%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.47%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.10%) Android
11 2 (0.74%) CentOS
11 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.74%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.74%) AIX
12 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (14.34%) CRM
3 37 (13.60%) MVC
4 30 (11.03%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (8.46%) Migration
7 20 (7.35%) Scrum
7 20 (7.35%) ITIL
8 19 (6.99%) ETL
9 15 (5.51%) Data Modelling
10 13 (4.78%) Load Balancing
11 12 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (4.41%) Data Migration
11 12 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (3.31%) Data Management
12 9 (3.31%) OO
13 8 (2.94%) Software Engineering
14 7 (2.57%) EAI
14 7 (2.57%) ERD
14 7 (2.57%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 157 (57.72%) SQL
2 109 (40.07%) C#
3 57 (20.96%) JavaScript
4 45 (16.54%) T-SQL
5 36 (13.24%) VB.NET
6 22 (8.09%) Java
6 22 (8.09%) PowerShell
7 11 (4.04%) VB
8 10 (3.68%) VBScript
9 9 (3.31%) VB6
10 6 (2.21%) C++
11 4 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.10%) XAML
12 3 (1.10%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.10%) XPath
12 3 (1.10%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.74%) ActionScript 2.0
14 1 (0.37%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.37%) VBA
14 1 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (8.46%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.35%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.04%) MCTS
5 9 (3.31%) MCSE
6 6 (2.21%) MCP
7 5 (1.84%) Degree
8 4 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.47%) CCNA
9 3 (1.10%) ISEB
10 2 (0.74%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.37%) MCITP
11 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.37%) PMP
11 1 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.31%) SLA
2 6 (2.21%) QA
3 3 (1.10%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.74%) WCAG
5 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) DICOM
System Software
1 43 (15.81%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.35%) Hyper-V
3 14 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.41%) Forefront TMG
4 12 (4.41%) UAG
4 12 (4.41%) ISA Server
5 7 (2.57%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.84%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.47%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.10%) vSphere
9 2 (0.74%) Veritas File System
9 2 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.74%) XenApp
9 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (8.46%) SCOM
2 16 (5.88%) SCCM
3 4 (1.47%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (1.10%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.74%) WSUS
5 2 (0.74%) nmon
6 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (31.99%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.87%) VMware
3 25 (9.19%) Oracle
4 16 (5.88%) F5
5 11 (4.04%) SolarWinds
5 11 (4.04%) BMC
6 10 (3.68%) SAP
6 10 (3.68%) Cisco
7 7 (2.57%) IBM
7 7 (2.57%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.21%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.21%) HP
9 5 (1.84%) Citrix
9 5 (1.84%) Apple
9 5 (1.84%) Symantec
10 4 (1.47%) Informatica
10 4 (1.47%) Cognos
10 4 (1.47%) Sun
11 3 (1.10%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (1.10%) Kaseya
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