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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 33 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 33 58 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.57% 10.49% 9.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.48% 55.24% 64.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 42 29
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£280 £313 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.40% +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £338 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
93 105 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.88% 18.99% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 69 50
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Average hourly rate £11.00 £27.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -31.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 -21 11 £300 -6.25% 10
Chippenham +3 3 £350 +24.44% 7
Trowbridge 0 3 £475 +40.74% 2
Salisbury -12 3 £325 +47.72% 3
Malmesbury - 1 £300 - 1
Marlborough - - - -
Warminster - - - -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (58.11%) .NET
2 32 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (41.89%) C#
4 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
5 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET
6 22 (29.73%) SQL
7 20 (27.03%) HTML
7 20 (27.03%) CSS
8 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
9 15 (20.27%) Finance
10 14 (18.92%) HTML5
11 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (17.57%) Visual Studio
12 12 (16.22%) Windows
12 12 (16.22%) VB.NET
12 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (16.22%) jQuery
13 11 (14.86%) CSS3
13 11 (14.86%) IIS
13 11 (14.86%) XML
13 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (13.51%) Oracle
15 9 (12.16%) MySQL
15 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
15 9 (12.16%) ETL
15 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (12.16%) MVC
15 9 (12.16%) .NET Framework
16 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (9.46%) XSLT

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (14.86%) IIS
2 7 (9.46%) CMS
3 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.76%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.70%) Node.js
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.35%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.35%) Apache
6 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.35%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.35%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) MVNO
1 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) SSH
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) LAN
2 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (12.16%) MySQL
4 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
7 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.70%) OLAP
9 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.35%) OLTP
10 1 (1.35%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.35%) QlikView
10 1 (1.35%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.05%) Selenium
2 3 (4.05%) FitNesse
3 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.35%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) JUnit
4 1 (1.35%) ERwin
4 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.35%) Moq
4 1 (1.35%) MSTest
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Banking
2 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Billing
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) .NET Developer
3 11 (14.86%) Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) SQL Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Integration Specialist
5 6 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) ASP Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Programmer
8 3 (4.05%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.05%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Classic ASP Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Designer
9 2 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (58.11%) .NET
2 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET
3 20 (27.03%) HTML
3 20 (27.03%) CSS
4 14 (18.92%) HTML5
5 12 (16.22%) jQuery
6 11 (14.86%) CSS3
6 11 (14.86%) XML
7 9 (12.16%) .NET Framework
8 7 (9.46%) XSLT
8 7 (9.46%) WCF
9 6 (8.11%) Web Services
10 5 (6.76%) ADO.NET
10 5 (6.76%) LAMP
11 3 (4.05%) WinForms
11 3 (4.05%) Classic ASP
11 3 (4.05%) JSP
11 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.05%) Regular Expression
12 2 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Informatics
2 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.70%) Open Source
3 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.70%) GIS
4 1 (1.35%) Clustering
4 1 (1.35%) NHS
4 1 (1.35%) RIA
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.35%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.35%) UNIX
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.16%) ETL
2 9 (12.16%) MVC
3 7 (9.46%) Content Management
3 7 (9.46%) Migration
4 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (8.11%) TDD
4 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 4 (5.41%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (5.41%) Scrum
6 4 (5.41%) Automated Testing
7 2 (2.70%) Mobile Transformation
7 2 (2.70%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.70%) Data Mapping
7 2 (2.70%) Kanban
7 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) C#
2 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 22 (29.73%) SQL
4 12 (16.22%) VB.NET
5 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (1.35%) Java
7 1 (1.35%) PHP
7 1 (1.35%) PHP5
7 1 (1.35%) PHP4
7 1 (1.35%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) HL7
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.51%) Oracle
3 6 (8.11%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.70%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.35%) Kalido
5 1 (1.35%) VMware
5 1 (1.35%) ESRI
5 1 (1.35%) JBoss
5 1 (1.35%) Informatica
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.35%) Talend