The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 20 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.10% 8.70% 8.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.67% 54.17% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 10
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£250 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £232 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £356 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £26.22 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-5.50% -1.96%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
75 48 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 22.87% 16.05% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 22
Average daily rate £338 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £33.25 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Warwick -10 3 £338 +3.84% 8
Leamington Spa +4 2 - - 5
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 23 (57.50%) .NET
2 19 (47.50%) C#
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
6 12 (30.00%) MVC
6 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (27.50%) Ajax
8 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
8 9 (22.50%) N-Tier
9 8 (20.00%) CSS
10 7 (17.50%) jQuery
10 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
10 7 (17.50%) TDD
10 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
11 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
11 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (15.00%) HTML
11 6 (15.00%) Java
12 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
12 5 (12.50%) Automotive
12 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (10.00%) Web Services
13 4 (10.00%) XML
14 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
14 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
14 3 (7.50%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) LAN
1 2 (5.00%) WAN
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.50%) JasperReports
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (5.00%) MS Access
4 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (17.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.50%) Automotive
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Report Developer
4 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 11 (27.50%) Ajax
4 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
5 8 (20.00%) CSS
6 7 (17.50%) jQuery
6 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
7 6 (15.00%) HTML
8 4 (10.00%) Web Services
8 4 (10.00%) XML
9 3 (7.50%) Spring
10 2 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (5.00%) XSLT
10 2 (5.00%) Classic ASP
10 2 (5.00%) WCF
10 2 (5.00%) WPF
11 1 (2.50%) Silverlight
11 1 (2.50%) HTML5
11 1 (2.50%) SOAP
11 1 (2.50%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.50%) SCORM
2 1 (2.50%) PKI
2 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.50%) SCADA
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Learning Management System
2 1 (2.50%) iPad
2 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) MVC
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) TDD
3 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.00%) SOA
5 2 (5.00%) ETL
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.50%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Web Development
6 1 (2.50%) OO
6 1 (2.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) XAML
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
7 1 (2.50%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
1 1 (2.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) webMethods
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Software AG
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