The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SQL Server Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Analyst
Rank 604 610 586
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 26 34 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.061% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.065% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 29
Median daily rate £406 £346 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £165 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £455 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £275 £353
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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
47154 52548 52697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.79% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30883 33471 33311
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1660 2050 2167
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

SQL Server Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SQL Server Analyst in the job title.

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 7 December 2016.

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 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 24 £425 +13.20% 13
London 0 14 £425 +0.59% 9
City of London +4 5 - - 3
South East +30 4 £520 +220.00%
West Midlands -16 3 £425 +57.40%
Coventry - 3 £425 -
Scotland +16 2 £197 +15.73%
South West - 2 £256 - 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £256 -
North West +2 1 £300 -8.39% 3
Manchester -1 1 £300 -8.39% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £520 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £520 -
Docklands, London - 1 £350 -
Edinburgh - 1 £119 -
Glasgow - 1 £275 -

SQL Server Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, SQL Server Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SQL Server Analyst in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (71.43%) SQL
3 21 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 18 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
5 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (26.79%) .NET
7 13 (23.21%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (21.43%) Finance
8 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
10 10 (17.86%) Oracle
10 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (14.29%) C#
12 8 (14.29%) Migration
13 7 (12.50%) Management Information System
13 7 (12.50%) Data Analysis
13 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
14 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
14 6 (10.71%) QA
14 6 (10.71%) Change Management
14 6 (10.71%) ETL
14 6 (10.71%) VBA
14 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (8.93%) Banking
15 5 (8.93%) Data Management

SQL Server Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.79%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) RMDS
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (23.21%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (7.14%) SSDT
9 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.57%) Big Data
10 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (3.57%) Data Lake
10 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.79%) RavenDB
11 1 (1.79%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) JMeter
4 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Front Office
4 3 (5.36%) Legal
5 2 (3.57%) Law
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.36%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (3.57%) HTML5
4 2 (3.57%) Web Services
4 2 (3.57%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.79%) CSS
5 1 (1.79%) DHTML
5 1 (1.79%) jQuery
5 1 (1.79%) JSON
5 1 (1.79%) MDX
5 1 (1.79%) Rendezvous
5 1 (1.79%) REST
5 1 (1.79%) RESTful
5 1 (1.79%) RxJS
5 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) Derivative
3 4 (7.14%) Equities
3 4 (7.14%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.57%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.57%) FMCG
5 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.79%) Informatics
5 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Licensing
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.29%) Migration
4 7 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 6 (10.71%) Change Management
5 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
5 6 (10.71%) ETL
5 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.93%) Data Management
6 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.14%) Analytics
7 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 4 (7.14%) SDLC
7 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Use Case
7 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) SQL
2 21 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 8 (14.29%) C#
4 6 (10.71%) VBA
5 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.79%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) Cognos
3 2 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.79%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.79%) Google
4 1 (1.79%) RedGate
4 1 (1.79%) Sun
4 1 (1.79%) Sybase
4 1 (1.79%) Tableau
4 1 (1.79%) Teradata
4 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
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