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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 160 112 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 10.40% 8.58% 11.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.31% 50.22% 42.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 60 80
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Average hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £18.90 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £26.25 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £28.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
+8.03% +8.69%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
318 223 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.66% 17.08% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 113 222
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £479 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £26.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% -17.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £16.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £26.25 £45.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Woking -1 28 £410 +9.33% 21
Guildford -5 16 £350 +12.90% 13
Epsom 0 7 £300 -14.28% 4
Leatherhead -3 7 £375 +11.94% 3
Reigate -8 7 £438 +2.94% 1
Camberley 0 6 £375 - 2
Staines -4 3 - - 1
Dorking -2 2 - - 1
Weybridge - 2 - - 2
Egham -3 1 £500 +132.55% 1
Chertsey - 1 £400 -
Godalming - 1 £313 -
Cobham - - - - 1
Cranleigh - - - -
Caterham - - - - 1
Farnham - - - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - - 2
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 1
Haslemere - - - -
Hindhead - - - -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 156 (55.12%) .NET
2 137 (48.41%) C#
3 131 (46.29%) SQL
4 86 (30.39%) Windows
5 79 (27.92%) XML
5 79 (27.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 74 (26.15%) WCF
6 74 (26.15%) Microsoft
7 72 (25.44%) ASP.NET
8 58 (20.49%) Visual Studio
9 55 (19.43%) Web Services
9 55 (19.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 54 (19.08%) WPF
11 53 (18.73%) Scrum
12 52 (18.37%) Oracle
12 52 (18.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 51 (18.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 50 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
15 49 (17.31%) Finance
16 42 (14.84%) JavaScript
17 38 (13.43%) VB.NET
18 36 (12.72%) MS Excel
19 35 (12.37%) MVC
20 30 (10.60%) REST
21 28 (9.89%) T-SQL
22 27 (9.54%) HTML
22 27 (9.54%) MySQL
23 26 (9.19%) SOAP
23 26 (9.19%) VMware
23 26 (9.19%) Software Engineering

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 19 (6.71%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.01%) IIS
3 8 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.47%) Apache
5 5 (1.77%) CMS
5 5 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.41%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.41%) Site Server
7 3 (1.06%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.71%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) Documentum
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.35%) Lync
Applications
1 36 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.47%) MS Office
3 4 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.59%) Office 365
2 7 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.77%) SaaS
5 4 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.53%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.83%) SAN
2 8 (2.83%) LAN
3 5 (1.77%) Firewall
3 5 (1.77%) FTP
4 4 (1.41%) HTTP
5 3 (1.06%) WAN
5 3 (1.06%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.71%) NAS
6 2 (0.71%) SSL
6 2 (0.71%) Internet
7 1 (0.35%) Intranet
7 1 (0.35%) VoIP
7 1 (0.35%) VPN
7 1 (0.35%) SSH
7 1 (0.35%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (27.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 52 (18.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (18.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (9.54%) MySQL
5 24 (8.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (8.48%) Oracle Database
6 23 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (8.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (6.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (6.36%) Relational Database
8 17 (6.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (5.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (3.18%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (2.83%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.12%) MS Access
12 6 (2.12%) DB2
13 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (1.77%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 58 (20.49%) Visual Studio
2 55 (19.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.18%) SpecFlow
3 9 (3.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (2.47%) Toad
5 5 (1.77%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.06%) Hudson
6 3 (1.06%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.71%) TortoiseSVN
7 2 (0.71%) Bower
7 2 (0.71%) Selenium
7 2 (0.71%) Subversion
8 1 (0.35%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.35%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.35%) MSI
8 1 (0.35%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.35%) Ant
8 1 (0.35%) JUnit
General
1 49 (17.31%) Finance
2 6 (2.12%) Marketing
2 6 (2.12%) Banking
2 6 (2.12%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.41%) Publishing
4 2 (0.71%) Legal
4 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.35%) Automotive
5 1 (0.35%) Law
5 1 (0.35%) Back Office
5 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 120 (42.40%) Developer
2 74 (26.15%) .NET Developer
3 40 (14.13%) Analyst
4 28 (9.89%) Consultant
5 26 (9.19%) C# Developer
6 23 (8.13%) DBA
7 21 (7.42%) Software Engineer
7 21 (7.42%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (6.71%) Test Analyst
9 17 (6.01%) VB.NET Developer
10 16 (5.65%) Test Engineer
11 15 (5.30%) Software Developer
12 14 (4.95%) QA Analyst
12 14 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (4.95%) SQL DBA
13 12 (4.24%) Support Engineer
14 11 (3.89%) SQL Server DBA
14 11 (3.89%) Senior Developer
14 11 (3.89%) Administrator
15 10 (3.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (55.12%) .NET
2 79 (27.92%) XML
3 74 (26.15%) WCF
4 72 (25.44%) ASP.NET
5 55 (19.43%) Web Services
6 54 (19.08%) WPF
7 30 (10.60%) REST
8 27 (9.54%) HTML
9 26 (9.19%) SOAP
10 25 (8.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (8.48%) LINQ
12 21 (7.42%) XSLT
13 18 (6.36%) Spring
14 16 (5.65%) CSS
15 15 (5.30%) NHibernate
16 14 (4.95%) .NET Framework
17 13 (4.59%) jQuery
18 12 (4.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 12 (4.24%) Hibernate
19 10 (3.53%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.53%) Data Integration
1 10 (3.53%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.18%) Clustering
3 6 (2.12%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.06%) Replication
5 3 (1.06%) NHS
6 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.71%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.35%) EPoS
7 1 (0.35%) Firmware
7 1 (0.35%) Statistics
7 1 (0.35%) CMDB
7 1 (0.35%) Physics
7 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 86 (30.39%) Windows
2 22 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (6.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (6.01%) Solaris
6 16 (5.65%) Linux
7 15 (5.30%) UNIX
8 13 (4.59%) Windows 2000
9 8 (2.83%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.12%) AIX
11 5 (1.77%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.73%) Scrum
2 50 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (12.37%) MVC
4 26 (9.19%) Software Engineering
5 25 (8.83%) TDD
6 23 (8.13%) Software Testing
7 22 (7.77%) BDD
7 22 (7.77%) E-Commerce
7 22 (7.77%) ITIL
8 19 (6.71%) ETL
8 19 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (6.71%) Automated Testing
9 17 (6.01%) Data Modelling
9 17 (6.01%) OO
10 15 (5.30%) Dependency Injection
11 14 (4.95%) Content Management
12 13 (4.59%) Service Management
13 12 (4.24%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (4.24%) Project Management
14 11 (3.89%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 137 (48.41%) C#
2 131 (46.29%) SQL
3 42 (14.84%) JavaScript
4 38 (13.43%) VB.NET
5 28 (9.89%) T-SQL
6 24 (8.48%) PL/SQL
7 23 (8.13%) Java
8 14 (4.95%) Perl
9 12 (4.24%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.83%) VBA
11 7 (2.47%) Python
12 6 (2.12%) VBScript
13 5 (1.77%) VB
14 4 (1.41%) VB6
14 4 (1.41%) C
15 3 (1.06%) PHP
15 3 (1.06%) C++
16 2 (0.71%) ActionScript 3.0
16 2 (0.71%) ActionScript 2.0
16 2 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.07%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.65%) ISEB
4 9 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.77%) MCSE
6 4 (1.41%) Degree
6 4 (1.41%) MCSD
6 4 (1.41%) CCNA
6 4 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.71%) MCSA
8 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.35%) PhD
8 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.13%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) HL7
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (7.07%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.30%) vSphere
3 10 (3.53%) XenDesktop
4 8 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.06%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.06%) XenApp
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (4.24%) SCOM
2 10 (3.53%) NetBackup
3 9 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.41%) nmon
5 4 (1.41%) SCCM
6 3 (1.06%) WSUS
7 2 (0.71%) Puppet
7 2 (0.71%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.35%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 74 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 52 (18.37%) Oracle
3 26 (9.19%) VMware
4 12 (4.24%) Symantec
5 11 (3.89%) Citrix
6 10 (3.53%) NetApp
7 8 (2.83%) Lumension
7 8 (2.83%) Cognos
7 8 (2.83%) HP
7 8 (2.83%) AppSense
8 7 (2.47%) Cisco
8 7 (2.47%) IBM
9 6 (2.12%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.41%) Logi Analytics
10 4 (1.41%) SAP
10 4 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.41%) Sun
10 4 (1.41%) Informatica
11 3 (1.06%) CommVault
11 3 (1.06%) Dell
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