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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 135 116 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.15% 8.31% 11.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.18% 42.03% 46.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 62 69
Average daily rate £410 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Average hourly rate £60.62 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.07% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
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
336 276 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.75% 19.77% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 164 141
Average daily rate £425 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 15
Average hourly rate £52.50 £30.00 £23.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +26.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £21.80 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £90.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 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
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leatherhead 0 20 £460 +8.23% 4
Guildford +9 11 £205 -41.42% 8
Camberley +4 9 £550 +23.94% 4
Redhill - 8 £370 - 13
Cobham +3 7 £398 +7.43%
Chertsey 0 4 £345 - 3
Weybridge -2 4 - - 1
Reigate -6 4 £419 -0.29% 10
Tadworth - 3 £475 - 1
Woking +3 2 £350 -12.50% 7
Staines +2 2 - - 2
Epsom -1 1 £338 -22.85% 1
Egham -7 1 £245 -39.69% 3
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 136 (53.33%) .NET
2 130 (50.98%) SQL
3 104 (40.78%) C#
4 96 (37.65%) Windows
4 96 (37.65%) Microsoft
5 81 (31.76%) MVC
6 77 (30.20%) ASP.NET
7 74 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (23.92%) JavaScript
9 59 (23.14%) Finance
10 58 (22.75%) HTML
11 57 (22.35%) Windows Server
12 54 (21.18%) CSS
13 53 (20.78%) Oracle
14 48 (18.82%) SQL Server 2008
14 48 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 46 (18.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 46 (18.04%) Linux
16 42 (16.47%) AngularJS
17 41 (16.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 41 (16.08%) .NET Framework
17 41 (16.08%) jQuery
18 40 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
18 40 (15.69%) MS Excel
18 40 (15.69%) Web Services
19 38 (14.90%) Active Directory
19 38 (14.90%) Windows Server 2008
20 37 (14.51%) Relational Database
21 36 (14.12%) SQL Server 2012
21 36 (14.12%) PowerShell

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (10.59%) IIS
2 16 (6.27%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.49%) JBoss
4 9 (3.53%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (3.14%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.75%) Node.js
7 6 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.35%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.96%) CMS
8 5 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.18%) Lync
10 3 (1.18%) WordPress
11 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.78%) Documentum
11 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.78%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 40 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.57%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.57%) HFM
2 4 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.18%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.39%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.57%) SaaS
3 3 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.18%) IaaS
3 3 (1.18%) PaaS
4 2 (0.78%) Office 365
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.80%) SAN
2 13 (5.10%) DNS
3 10 (3.92%) FTP
4 8 (3.14%) DHCP
4 8 (3.14%) Internet
5 7 (2.75%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (2.35%) LAN
6 6 (2.35%) WAN
7 5 (1.96%) Firewall
7 5 (1.96%) VLAN
8 4 (1.57%) Converged Networks
8 4 (1.57%) HTTP
8 4 (1.57%) LDAP
8 4 (1.57%) Network Security
8 4 (1.57%) SSL
8 4 (1.57%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.57%) Wireless
9 3 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.18%) Extranet
9 3 (1.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (18.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 46 (18.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (16.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (14.51%) Relational Database
5 36 (14.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (8.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (7.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (4.71%) MySQL
10 11 (4.31%) RDBMS
11 9 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (3.14%) MongoDB
12 8 (3.14%) Oracle Database
13 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (1.96%) Data Mining
15 5 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
16 4 (1.57%) DB2
16 4 (1.57%) DTS
Development Applications
1 40 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (14.12%) Visual Studio
3 17 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 14 (5.49%) NUnit
5 11 (4.31%) Moq
6 10 (3.92%) Selenium
7 8 (3.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (2.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (2.75%) Subversion
9 6 (2.35%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.96%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.96%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.57%) Bower
11 4 (1.57%) Grunt
11 4 (1.57%) ReSharper
12 3 (1.18%) ANTLR
12 3 (1.18%) JUnit
12 3 (1.18%) Maven
12 3 (1.18%) VisualVM
12 3 (1.18%) YourKit
General
1 59 (23.14%) Finance
2 21 (8.24%) Banking
3 14 (5.49%) Marketing
4 10 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.53%) Retail
6 7 (2.75%) Advertising
7 5 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.57%) Front Office
9 3 (1.18%) Back Office
10 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 127 (49.80%) Developer
2 71 (27.84%) .NET Developer
3 41 (16.08%) C# Developer
4 38 (14.90%) SQL Developer
5 34 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 20 (7.84%) DBA
9 18 (7.06%) SQL Server Developer
10 17 (6.67%) SQL DBA
11 15 (5.88%) Architect
12 13 (5.10%) Analyst
13 12 (4.71%) Senior Developer
14 11 (4.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
15 10 (3.92%) SQL Server DBA
16 9 (3.53%) Sitecore Developer
17 8 (3.14%) Angular Developer
17 8 (3.14%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (53.33%) .NET
2 77 (30.20%) ASP.NET
3 58 (22.75%) HTML
4 54 (21.18%) CSS
5 48 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 42 (16.47%) AngularJS
7 41 (16.08%) .NET Framework
7 41 (16.08%) jQuery
8 40 (15.69%) Web Services
9 31 (12.16%) HTML5
10 26 (10.20%) WCF
10 26 (10.20%) XML
11 25 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (8.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (5.49%) Entity Framework
14 13 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 13 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 13 (5.10%) NHibernate
14 13 (5.10%) RESTful
15 11 (4.31%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (7.06%) Clustering
2 15 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 14 (5.49%) Fintech
4 10 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.75%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.35%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.35%) PKI
8 5 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.96%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.57%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.57%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.57%) Replication
9 4 (1.57%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.18%) e-Health
10 3 (1.18%) Statistics
11 2 (0.78%) Derivative
11 2 (0.78%) Spread Betting
11 2 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 96 (37.65%) Windows
2 57 (22.35%) Windows Server
3 46 (18.04%) Linux
4 38 (14.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (5.10%) Unix
7 11 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.35%) AIX
10 5 (1.96%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.18%) Solaris
11 3 (1.18%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.78%) HPUX
13 1 (0.39%) CentOS
13 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (31.76%) MVC
2 74 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (13.73%) ITIL
3 35 (13.73%) TDD
4 28 (10.98%) Migration
5 27 (10.59%) CRM
6 25 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (8.24%) SOA
8 19 (7.45%) OO
8 19 (7.45%) SDLC
9 16 (6.27%) Service Management
10 15 (5.88%) DevOps
11 14 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (5.49%) Web Application Development
12 13 (5.10%) ETL
13 12 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (4.71%) Project Management
13 12 (4.71%) Scrum
14 11 (4.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 130 (50.98%) SQL
2 104 (40.78%) C#
3 61 (23.92%) JavaScript
4 36 (14.12%) Java
4 36 (14.12%) PowerShell
5 27 (10.59%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.71%) Python
6 12 (4.71%) VB.NET
7 11 (4.31%) VBScript
8 6 (2.35%) C++
9 5 (1.96%) C
9 5 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.96%) VBA
10 4 (1.57%) PHP
10 4 (1.57%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.18%) VB
12 2 (0.78%) Ruby
12 2 (0.78%) VB6
13 1 (0.39%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.39%) Korn
Qualifications
1 20 (7.84%) Degree
2 8 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.35%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.96%) CCNA
5 5 (1.96%) MCP
6 4 (1.57%) MCTS
7 3 (1.18%) CEH
7 3 (1.18%) CISSP
7 3 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.18%) MCITP
7 3 (1.18%) MCSE
8 2 (0.78%) MBA
8 2 (0.78%) MCSA
9 1 (0.39%) CCA
9 1 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.92%) SLA
2 4 (1.57%) COBIT
2 4 (1.57%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.57%) FIPS 140-2
3 3 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 38 (14.90%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (7.06%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.75%) vSphere
5 4 (1.57%) XenApp
6 2 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.39%) NDS
7 1 (0.39%) Novell eDirectory
7 1 (0.39%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (3.14%) Simpana
2 5 (1.96%) Control-M
2 5 (1.96%) SCOM
3 4 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.57%) SCCM
4 3 (1.18%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (1.18%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.78%) WSUS
6 1 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.39%) Nagios
6 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 96 (37.65%) Microsoft
2 53 (20.78%) Oracle
3 32 (12.55%) VMware
4 16 (6.27%) Red Hat
5 14 (5.49%) Sitecore
6 13 (5.10%) Cisco
7 12 (4.71%) Citrix
8 10 (3.92%) ServiceNow
9 9 (3.53%) CommVault
9 9 (3.53%) HP
9 9 (3.53%) IBM
10 8 (3.14%) Dell Compellent
10 8 (3.14%) NetApp
11 6 (2.35%) Red Gate
12 4 (1.57%) Dell
12 4 (1.57%) Hyperion
12 4 (1.57%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.57%) SAP
12 4 (1.57%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.57%) Telerik
Guildford, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 10 days ago
Tadworth
iKas International
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 days ago