The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Analyst
Rank 618 607 565
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -42
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 7 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.016% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.018% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
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£340 £275 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £217 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £424 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £250 £290
% change year-on-year
- -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

SQL Server Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Analyst within the UK.

SQL Server Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Analyst within the UK.

SQL Server Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SQL Server Analyst
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England -14 7 £340 +23.63% 6
London +19 4 £340 -8.10% 2
Bristol -3 1 £190 -60.00%
Hampshire -8 1 £250 +13.63% 1
South West -10 1 £190 -60.00%
South East -20 1 £250 +13.63% 2
North West - 1 £438 - 1
City of London - 1 £475 -
Basingstoke - 1 £250 -

SQL Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SQL Server Analyst in their job title 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 with SQL Server Analyst in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
5 4 (21.05%) ETL
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (21.05%) VBA
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.79%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Tableau
7 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 2 (10.53%) R
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (10.53%) System Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 2 (10.53%) Management Information System

SQL Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SQL Server Analyst in their job title 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 with SQL Server Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.53%) MS Access
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) NHS
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
1 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ETL
1 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) System Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
3 2 (10.53%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) VBA
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) R
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Cerner
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
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