The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.27% 21.09% 17.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.56% 79.41% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 13
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£325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £243 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £345 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
45 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 20.45% 26.56% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 22
Average daily rate £365 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £390 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Warrington region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Warrington region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing SQL Server also 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 that cited SQL Server.

1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) .NET
4 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
4 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (27.27%) MS Project Server
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 6 (27.27%) MS Project
6 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
6 5 (22.73%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
8 3 (13.64%) HTML
8 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.64%) Migration
8 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (9.09%) jQuery
9 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (9.09%) Castle Windsor

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing SQL Server also 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 that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) MS Project Server
1 6 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (27.27%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) Fireworks
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (9.09%) MySQL
6 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.55%) DTS
6 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (4.55%) NUnit
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) DBA
3 5 (22.73%) SQL DBA
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Project Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Server Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Project Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.55%) SignalR
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (4.55%) WCF
5 1 (4.55%) WPF
5 1 (4.55%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Open Source
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Tandem
2 1 (4.55%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Database Security
5 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.55%) MVVM
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
2 5 (22.73%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.55%) R
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Sybase
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
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