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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 30 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 29 77 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.13% 12.52% 7.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.73% 55.80% 51.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 49 27
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£375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £279 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £458 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.28%
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
73 138 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.38% 22.44% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 86 57
Average daily rate £400 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.88 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +11.60%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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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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 -11 18 £375 +7.14% 9
Trowbridge -2 2 £355 +9.23% 1
Melksham - 1 - - 2
Salisbury - - - - 1
Warminster - - - - 1
Bradford-on-Avon - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 4
Corsham - - - - 1
Malmesbury - - - -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 37 (68.52%) .NET
2 28 (51.85%) C#
3 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 25 (46.30%) SQL
5 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
6 16 (29.63%) WCF
7 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
9 13 (24.07%) MVC
9 13 (24.07%) Windows
9 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
10 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
10 12 (22.22%) Oracle
10 12 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (20.37%) jQuery
11 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (18.52%) LINQ
12 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
12 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
12 10 (18.52%) XML
12 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 9 (16.67%) IIS
13 9 (16.67%) Web Services
13 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (14.81%) Management Information System
14 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.67%) IIS
3 6 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.70%) MS Project Server
5 2 (3.70%) CMS
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) SAN
2 3 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (12.96%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.56%) Hudson
4 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.85%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.85%) Log4Net
5 1 (1.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.85%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (12.96%) Retail
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) .NET Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Report Developer
4 5 (9.26%) DBA
4 5 (9.26%) Senior DBA
5 3 (5.56%) CRM Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Designer
7 1 (1.85%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (68.52%) .NET
2 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (29.63%) WCF
4 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
5 11 (20.37%) jQuery
6 10 (18.52%) LINQ
6 10 (18.52%) XML
6 10 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (16.67%) Web Services
8 8 (14.81%) MSMQ
8 8 (14.81%) SOAP
8 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (12.96%) LINQ to SQL
9 7 (12.96%) HTML
10 6 (11.11%) XSLT
10 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 5 (9.26%) MDX
12 3 (5.56%) Ajax
12 3 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
12 3 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.26%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Windows
2 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.56%) Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) MVC
2 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.96%) TDD
5 6 (11.11%) Migration
5 6 (11.11%) OOD
5 6 (11.11%) ETL
5 6 (11.11%) OO
5 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 6 (11.11%) BDD
6 5 (9.26%) Performance Improvement
6 5 (9.26%) Database Security
6 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.56%) Change Management
7 3 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) C#
2 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
6 6 (11.11%) Java
6 6 (11.11%) VBScript
7 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (5.56%) VB
8 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.85%) VB6
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco
4 2 (3.70%) Unisys
4 2 (3.70%) Citrix
4 2 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
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