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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 9 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 7.83% 6.80% 4.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.00% 30.43% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
SQL Server
Warwickshire

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
25 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 21.74% 22.33% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 10
Average daily rate £400 £400 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £350 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 11 February 2016, 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 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 6 (33.33%) CSS
6 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (27.78%) Web Development
7 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
7 5 (27.78%) HTML5
7 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
8 4 (22.22%) jQuery
8 4 (22.22%) LINQ
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (16.67%) Node.js
10 2 (11.11%) CSS3

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Bluemix
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) OLAP
4 1 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.56%) Mocha
2 1 (5.56%) Protractor
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.56%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
5 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
5 5 (27.78%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (22.22%) LINQ
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (11.11%) CSS3
7 2 (11.11%) WinForms
7 2 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (5.56%) LESS
8 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Web Development
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) E-business
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) COBOL
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) X++
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Micro Focus