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 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 23 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 101 112 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.27% 8.66% 8.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.30% 42.42% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 59 60
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£385 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £223 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £453 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Average hourly rate £28.75 £23.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.79% +5.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +6.36%
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
257 264 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.49% 20.40% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 130 150
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £512 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £11.25 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £31.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 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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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
Guildford +3 10 £350 +3.70% 9
Staines -14 10 £475 +14.45%
Woking +12 6 £400 - 8
Leatherhead -5 3 £400 -3.03% 3
Camberley -5 3 £444 -1.49% 3
Cobham -5 3 £375 +15.38% 4
Chertsey - 3 - -
Egham -2 2 £406 -4.41% 1
Epsom -9 2 £438 +45.83% 3
Weybridge - 2 £500 - 2
Reigate +2 1 - - 7
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £325 - 1
Dorking - 1 £325 - 4
Caterham - - - -
Farnham - - - - 2
Godalming - - - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Redhill - - - - 3
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 153 (60.96%) SQL
2 114 (45.42%) .NET
3 103 (41.04%) C#
4 85 (33.86%) Windows
5 82 (32.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 81 (32.27%) Microsoft
7 77 (30.68%) ASP.NET
8 60 (23.90%) JavaScript
8 60 (23.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 60 (23.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 49 (19.52%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (19.12%) T-SQL
11 47 (18.73%) HTML
12 42 (16.73%) Web Services
13 39 (15.54%) MS Excel
13 39 (15.54%) Visual Studio
13 39 (15.54%) Active Directory
14 38 (15.14%) CSS
14 38 (15.14%) MVC
14 38 (15.14%) WCF
14 38 (15.14%) SQL Server 2012
15 36 (14.34%) CRM
16 35 (13.94%) VMware
17 34 (13.55%) Performance Tuning
18 32 (12.75%) Dynamics CRM
19 29 (11.55%) SAN
20 28 (11.16%) .NET Framework
21 27 (10.76%) XML
21 27 (10.76%) IIS
21 27 (10.76%) VB.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 27 (10.76%) IIS
2 16 (6.37%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.98%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.39%) Apache
4 6 (2.39%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.99%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.20%) JBoss
6 3 (1.20%) CMS
6 3 (1.20%) Kentico
7 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.80%) WordPress
7 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.40%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.40%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 39 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.78%) MS Office
3 3 (1.20%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.80%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (12.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.20%) Office 365
3 2 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.55%) SAN
2 12 (4.78%) SSL
3 11 (4.38%) LAN
4 10 (3.98%) DHCP
4 10 (3.98%) DNS
5 8 (3.19%) WAN
6 7 (2.79%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.39%) FTP
7 6 (2.39%) Firewall
7 6 (2.39%) NAS
8 5 (1.99%) BIG-IP
9 4 (1.59%) IP Telephony
9 4 (1.59%) Internet
10 3 (1.20%) HTTP
11 2 (0.80%) PBX
11 2 (0.80%) VoIP
11 2 (0.80%) SSH
11 2 (0.80%) VLAN
11 2 (0.80%) Wireless
11 2 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (32.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 60 (23.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 60 (23.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (15.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (10.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (9.16%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (7.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (4.38%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.79%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.79%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.79%) OLTP
9 6 (2.39%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (1.59%) MySQL
11 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (1.20%) Cognos Report Studio
12 3 (1.20%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (15.54%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.59%) Subversion
5 3 (1.20%) NUnit
6 2 (0.80%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.40%) ProC
7 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.40%) Moq
7 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.40%) JIRA
7 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.40%) NCrunch
General
1 26 (10.36%) Finance
2 8 (3.19%) Banking
2 8 (3.19%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.39%) Marketing
4 4 (1.59%) Retail
4 4 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.20%) Publishing
6 1 (0.40%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.40%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Back Office
6 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 101 (40.24%) Developer
2 38 (15.14%) DBA
3 36 (14.34%) SQL DBA
4 31 (12.35%) .NET Developer
5 25 (9.96%) Analyst
6 23 (9.16%) C# Developer
6 23 (9.16%) SQL Server DBA
7 19 (7.57%) Architect
8 18 (7.17%) Administrator
9 16 (6.37%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (5.58%) Consultant
11 13 (5.18%) Technical Architect
12 12 (4.78%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.78%) SQL Developer
12 12 (4.78%) CRM Developer
13 11 (4.38%) Applications Support
14 10 (3.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (3.59%) Applications Support Analyst
15 9 (3.59%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (45.42%) .NET
2 77 (30.68%) ASP.NET
3 47 (18.73%) HTML
4 42 (16.73%) Web Services
5 38 (15.14%) CSS
5 38 (15.14%) WCF
6 28 (11.16%) .NET Framework
7 27 (10.76%) XML
8 26 (10.36%) jQuery
9 24 (9.56%) WPF
10 22 (8.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (7.57%) HTML5
12 18 (7.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 13 (5.18%) Ajax
14 7 (2.79%) WinForms
14 7 (2.79%) REST
15 6 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (2.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (1.99%) AngularJS
16 5 (1.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.96%) Clustering
2 8 (3.19%) PKI
2 8 (3.19%) N-Tier
2 8 (3.19%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.39%) Smart Meter
3 6 (2.39%) Replication
4 5 (1.99%) DataPower
4 5 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.99%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.20%) W3C
7 2 (0.80%) GIS
7 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.80%) IVR
8 1 (0.40%) Open Source
8 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.40%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 85 (33.86%) Windows
2 20 (7.97%) Linux
3 19 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (5.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (4.78%) UNIX
6 11 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.39%) Solaris
9 4 (1.59%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.20%) CentOS
10 3 (1.20%) Android
11 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.80%) AIX
12 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.52%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.14%) MVC
3 36 (14.34%) CRM
4 34 (13.55%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (10.36%) Migration
6 17 (6.77%) ITIL
7 15 (5.98%) Load Balancing
7 15 (5.98%) Data Migration
8 14 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (5.58%) Scrum
9 12 (4.78%) OO
9 12 (4.78%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (4.78%) ETL
10 11 (4.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (3.98%) Software Engineering
12 9 (3.59%) Data Modelling
13 8 (3.19%) Unit Testing
14 7 (2.79%) Security Architecture
14 7 (2.79%) Change Control
15 6 (2.39%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (60.96%) SQL
2 103 (41.04%) C#
3 60 (23.90%) JavaScript
4 48 (19.12%) T-SQL
5 27 (10.76%) VB.NET
6 22 (8.76%) PowerShell
7 18 (7.17%) Java
8 6 (2.39%) VBScript
9 5 (1.99%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.99%) C++
10 3 (1.20%) PHP
10 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.20%) XAML
10 3 (1.20%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.20%) XPath
10 3 (1.20%) VB
11 2 (0.80%) Perl
11 2 (0.80%) C
12 1 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (9.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (8.76%) Security Cleared
3 21 (8.37%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.78%) MCTS
5 8 (3.19%) MCSE
6 6 (2.39%) Degree
7 5 (1.99%) MCP
8 4 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.59%) CCNA
9 3 (1.20%) ISEB
10 2 (0.80%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.40%) MCITP
11 1 (0.40%) PMP
11 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.40%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.39%) SLA
1 6 (2.39%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.80%) WCAG
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) DICOM
System Software
1 39 (15.54%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.77%) Hyper-V
3 16 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.78%) Forefront TMG
4 12 (4.78%) UAG
4 12 (4.78%) ISA Server
5 6 (2.39%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.99%) vSphere
6 5 (1.99%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.59%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.80%) Veritas File System
8 2 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (9.16%) SCOM
2 14 (5.58%) SCCM
3 4 (1.59%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (1.20%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.80%) Nagios
5 2 (0.80%) WSUS
5 2 (0.80%) nmon
6 1 (0.40%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (32.27%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.94%) VMware
3 26 (10.36%) Oracle
4 16 (6.37%) F5
5 11 (4.38%) SolarWinds
5 11 (4.38%) BMC
6 10 (3.98%) SAP
6 10 (3.98%) Cisco
7 8 (3.19%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.79%) IBM
9 6 (2.39%) Sun
10 5 (1.99%) HP
10 5 (1.99%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.99%) Symantec
11 4 (1.59%) Cognos
11 4 (1.59%) Informatica
12 3 (1.20%) NetApp
12 3 (1.20%) Citrix
12 3 (1.20%) Kaseya
12 3 (1.20%) Barracuda Networks
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