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 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Analyst
Rank 564 542 509
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -33
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 7 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.035% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.038% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 17
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £215 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £420 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £235 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £37.50

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
46318 45203 42184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.55% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29063 26904 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1961 2473
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 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 22 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 29 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
England -28 7 £375 - 3
South East -14 3 £218 -7.44%
Berkshire +3 2 £210 -
South West - 2 £375 - 1
London +10 1 £475 +26.66% 2
Hampshire -20 1 £225 -4.25%
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -

SQL Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) CRM
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) SAP
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 2 (14.29%) DTV
7 2 (14.29%) Electronics
7 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) MySQL
7 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Relational Database

SQL Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) MySQL
5 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (7.14%) MS Access
6 1 (7.14%) Star Schema
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Electronics
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
2 1 (7.14%) LINQ
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.14%) MFC
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) DTV
3 1 (7.14%) Life Science
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Database Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) MVVM
4 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) R
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) VC++
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WMI
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Orchard
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
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