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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Analyst
Rank 594 566 536
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -30
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Analyst 32 46 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.089% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.094% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 29
Average daily rate £338 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £218 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £329 £275
% change year-on-year
+21.67% +19.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +22.44%

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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 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 10 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
England -10 31 £338 -3.57% 16
London 0 8 £310 -11.42% 4
South East +15 7 £400 +42.34% 7
West Yorkshire -6 6 £400 -9.85% 1
Yorkshire -17 6 £400 -9.85% 1
Leeds - 6 £400 -
East of England +2 4 £325 +51.16% 1
Gloucestershire +13 3 £425 +21.42%
Berkshire +8 3 £280 +33.33%
South West +2 3 £425 +13.33% 1
Essex +2 2 £325 +44.44%
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 1
North West - 2 £296 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Bracknell -3 1 £400 +90.47%
Reading -4 1 £160 -
Surrey -8 1 £300 -35.13%
Sussex - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £280 -
Cheshire - 1 £313 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 - 2
Kent - 1 £400 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £425 - 1
Warrington - 1 £313 -
Maidstone - 1 £400 - 1
Bromley - 1 £275 -

SQL Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (60.26%) SQL
3 23 (29.49%) T-SQL
4 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
4 22 (28.21%) Finance
4 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (20.51%) C#
9 15 (19.23%) MS Excel
10 14 (17.95%) .NET
10 14 (17.95%) Data Analysis
11 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (15.38%) ETL
13 11 (14.10%) Oracle
14 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (11.54%) Windows
15 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
16 8 (10.26%) VBA
16 8 (10.26%) Migration
16 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
17 7 (8.97%) Data Migration
18 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
18 6 (7.69%) ITIL
18 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
18 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
18 6 (7.69%) Banking

SQL Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (6.41%) IIS
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.28%) JBoss
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.85%) MS Office
4 2 (2.56%) MS Project
5 1 (1.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (7.69%) Power BI
9 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
10 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (5.13%) MS Access
11 3 (3.85%) OLAP
11 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (2.56%) DB2
12 2 (2.56%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
12 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.41%) ERwin
3 3 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.56%) JMeter
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.28%) Toad
General
1 22 (28.21%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Banking
3 5 (6.41%) Marketing
4 4 (5.13%) Retail
5 3 (3.85%) Billing
6 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.56%) Law
7 1 (1.28%) French Language
7 1 (1.28%) Front Office
7 1 (1.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) .NET
2 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.13%) Web Services
3 4 (5.13%) XML
4 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.56%) HTML
4 2 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.56%) WPF
5 1 (1.28%) Drools
5 1 (1.28%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.28%) HTML5
5 1 (1.28%) iBATIS
5 1 (1.28%) jQuery
5 1 (1.28%) MDX
5 1 (1.28%) REST
5 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.85%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.85%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.56%) Equities
4 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.56%) Reinsurance
4 2 (2.56%) Social Media
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.28%) Eurex
5 1 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Unix
3 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.56%) zOS
5 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (17.95%) Data Analysis
3 12 (15.38%) ETL
4 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 8 (10.26%) Migration
7 7 (8.97%) Data Migration
8 6 (7.69%) ITIL
8 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.41%) Change Management
9 5 (6.41%) CRM
9 5 (6.41%) Data Management
9 5 (6.41%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (5.13%) Release Management
10 4 (5.13%) Scrum
10 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.85%) Analytics
11 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (60.26%) SQL
2 23 (29.49%) T-SQL
3 16 (20.51%) C#
4 8 (10.26%) VBA
5 5 (6.41%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.41%) VB
6 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.13%) VB6
7 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.56%) C++
8 2 (2.56%) COBOL
8 2 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.56%) ISEB
2 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) Solvency II
3 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.28%) SLA
4 1 (1.28%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.10%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Informatica
3 4 (5.13%) Siebel
3 4 (5.13%) VMware
4 3 (3.85%) Cognos
5 2 (2.56%) IBM
5 2 (2.56%) Tableau
6 1 (1.28%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) Infobright
6 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.28%) Teradata
6 1 (1.28%) Tradeweb
6 1 (1.28%) Vertica
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