The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 36 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 27 36 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.69% 7.48% 7.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.75% 48.65% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 25
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£350 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £251 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £395 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.25 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.83% -24.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
SQL Server
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
144 74 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.70% 15.38% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 45 83
Average daily rate £403 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.25% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon -15 15 £400 +25.00% 17
Salisbury - 10 £325 - 3
Trowbridge - - - -
Warminster - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 8
Corsham - - - - 2
Malmesbury - - - -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 52 (69.33%) .NET
2 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 32 (42.67%) C#
5 23 (30.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (26.67%) HTML
6 20 (26.67%) CSS
7 19 (25.33%) VB.NET
8 17 (22.67%) Visual Studio
8 17 (22.67%) SQL
8 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
9 15 (20.00%) XML
10 14 (18.67%) HTML5
11 13 (17.33%) .NET Framework
11 13 (17.33%) jQuery
11 13 (17.33%) MVC
11 13 (17.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (16.00%) XSLT
13 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (14.67%) CSS3
14 10 (13.33%) WCF
14 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (13.33%) Web Services
15 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
15 9 (12.00%) IIS
15 9 (12.00%) Oracle
15 9 (12.00%) CMS
15 9 (12.00%) Migration
15 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (12.00%) IIS
1 9 (12.00%) CMS
2 5 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.67%) MS Project Server
4 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (17.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (9.33%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (8.00%) MySQL
7 5 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.33%) MS Access
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.33%) OLAP
10 1 (1.33%) JasperReports
10 1 (1.33%) QlikView
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.33%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.00%) Selenium
3 3 (4.00%) Hudson
3 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.33%) ERwin
4 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.33%) JUnit
4 1 (1.33%) Subversion
4 1 (1.33%) Maven
4 1 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (10.67%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Military
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 48 (64.00%) Developer
2 16 (21.33%) .NET Developer
3 11 (14.67%) Consultant
4 7 (9.33%) Report Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Integration Specialist
5 6 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (4.00%) ASP Developer
8 3 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.00%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Classic ASP Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Designer
9 2 (2.67%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Process Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (69.33%) .NET
2 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (26.67%) HTML
3 20 (26.67%) CSS
4 15 (20.00%) XML
5 14 (18.67%) HTML5
6 13 (17.33%) .NET Framework
6 13 (17.33%) jQuery
7 12 (16.00%) XSLT
8 11 (14.67%) CSS3
9 10 (13.33%) WCF
9 10 (13.33%) Web Services
10 6 (8.00%) MDX
11 5 (6.67%) ADO.NET
11 5 (6.67%) LAMP
12 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.33%) JSON
13 3 (4.00%) Classic ASP
13 3 (4.00%) WinForms
13 3 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Informatics
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Open Source
3 2 (2.67%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) NHS
4 1 (1.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.67%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.33%) UNIX
3 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) MVC
2 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.00%) Migration
3 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.33%) Content Management
6 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.67%) ETL
7 5 (6.67%) TDD
8 3 (4.00%) ITIL
8 3 (4.00%) Change Management
8 3 (4.00%) Scrum
8 3 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.00%) Web Development
8 3 (4.00%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.00%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.67%) Mobile Transformation
9 2 (2.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 32 (42.67%) C#
3 19 (25.33%) VB.NET
4 17 (22.67%) SQL
5 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.33%) VBScript
8 1 (1.33%) Java
8 1 (1.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) PHP5
8 1 (1.33%) PHP4
8 1 (1.33%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) HL7
2 5 (6.67%) SLA
3 3 (4.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle
3 6 (8.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.67%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.33%) Informatica
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.33%) Kalido
5 1 (1.33%) Talend
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £380 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 24 days ago