The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 2.84% 23.68% 22.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.79% 69.23% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 8
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£427 £306 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.42% +13.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.13 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.97% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+4.94% -17.27%
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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 Warwick region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 20.57% 34.21% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 8
Average daily rate £423 £315 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.12% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £455 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £31.03 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick 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 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (10.00%) Apple
6 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (10.00%) XSLT
6 1 (10.00%) XAML
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Automotive
6 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
6 1 (10.00%) Web Design

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick 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 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Database Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Manager
2 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) VCL
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) DHTML
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP