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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Analyst
Rank 560 544 520
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -24
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 16 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.044% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.047% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 12
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£323 £313 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £213 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £383 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £235 £269
% change year-on-year
+22.34% -12.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 28 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 27 February 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 -24 16 £323 +3.20% 5
London -16 7 £350 -6.66% 4
South East -28 5 £263 +2.94%
City of London +15 4 £350 -6.66% 1
Berkshire 0 2 £210 -
South West - 2 £375 -
Hampshire -13 1 £225 -4.25%
Somerset - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Poole - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Cheddar - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
East of England - - - -

SQL Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (22.73%) ETL
8 4 (18.18%) DTS
8 4 (18.18%) CRM
8 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
8 4 (18.18%) SAP
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (18.18%) Marketing
9 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (13.64%) Degree
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (13.64%) Electronics
9 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
9 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
9 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
9 3 (13.64%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) DTV
10 2 (9.09%) NHS
10 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 2 (9.09%) ITIL
10 2 (9.09%) C#

SQL Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (18.18%) DTS
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 2 (9.09%) QlikView
8 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.55%) MySQL
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.55%) Star Schema
8 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
8 1 (4.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) ERwin
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
2 1 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) WCF
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
2 1 (4.55%) LINQ
2 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (4.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) DTV
3 2 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Tandem
4 1 (4.55%) Life Science
4 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (22.73%) ETL
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) CRM
3 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Database Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) MVVM
6 1 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) VBA
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) Orchard
3 1 (4.55%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.55%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
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