The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Warwickshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 32 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 10.09% 11.06% 9.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.38% 44.64% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 5
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.50 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £25.88
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.19%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
69 56 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 21.77% 24.78% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 12
Average daily rate £300 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £302 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £514 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

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
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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwick 0 11 £300 -11.76% 8
Kenilworth - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - - 3
Nuneaton - - - -
Rugby - - - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 32 (52.46%) .NET
2 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
3 22 (36.07%) C#
4 19 (31.15%) SQL
5 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
6 17 (27.87%) HTML
7 16 (26.23%) WCF
8 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
10 13 (21.31%) CSS
11 12 (19.67%) Oracle
11 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (19.67%) jQuery
11 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (16.39%) Web Services
12 10 (16.39%) CRM
13 9 (14.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (11.48%) Data Migration
14 7 (11.48%) Dynamics AX
14 7 (11.48%) HTML5
14 7 (11.48%) Migration
14 7 (11.48%) X++
15 6 (9.84%) IIS
15 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
15 6 (9.84%) RDBMS
15 6 (9.84%) Internet
15 6 (9.84%) N-Tier
15 6 (9.84%) SOA
15 6 (9.84%) Front Office
15 6 (9.84%) Data Mapping

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (9.84%) IIS
2 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
1 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Internet
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) RDBMS
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.56%) MySQL
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.28%) JasperReports
6 2 (3.28%) MS Access
6 2 (3.28%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.64%) DTS
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) FxCop
3 1 (1.64%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.64%) NUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.84%) Front Office
2 4 (6.56%) Automotive
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (50.82%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) Analyst
3 12 (19.67%) .NET Developer
4 10 (16.39%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Server Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (9.84%) Programmer
5 6 (9.84%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Architect
6 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.56%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (6.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) NHS Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (52.46%) .NET
2 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
3 17 (27.87%) HTML
4 16 (26.23%) WCF
5 13 (21.31%) CSS
6 12 (19.67%) jQuery
7 10 (16.39%) Web Services
8 7 (11.48%) HTML5
9 5 (8.20%) REST
9 5 (8.20%) SOAP
10 3 (4.92%) Silverlight
10 3 (4.92%) Ajax
10 3 (4.92%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.28%) Middleware
11 2 (3.28%) XSLT
11 2 (3.28%) XML
11 2 (3.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (3.28%) WPF
12 1 (1.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) N-Tier
2 5 (8.20%) NHS
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.28%) Open Source
4 1 (1.64%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.64%) UNIX
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.39%) CRM
2 9 (14.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (11.48%) Data Migration
3 7 (11.48%) Migration
4 6 (9.84%) SOA
4 6 (9.84%) Data Mapping
5 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.56%) TDD
7 3 (4.92%) ERP
7 3 (4.92%) MVC
8 2 (3.28%) Scrum
8 2 (3.28%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.28%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.28%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.28%) UML
8 2 (3.28%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (3.28%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.64%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.64%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) C#
2 19 (31.15%) SQL
3 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.48%) X++
5 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.92%) Ruby
8 2 (3.28%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) VBA
9 1 (1.64%) Java
9 1 (1.64%) VB
9 1 (1.64%) Perl
9 1 (1.64%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Northgate
4 1 (1.64%) Mercator
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) Kofax
4 1 (1.64%) VMware
Rugby
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Warwickshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 19 days ago