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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 51 51 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.26% 8.85% 11.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.51% 46.36% 65.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 38
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£300 £313 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £371 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
- +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £55.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% +209.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +16.59%
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
103 110 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.67% 19.10% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 74 55
Average daily rate £325 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £498 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £36.25 £98.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% -63.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -14 17 £235 -26.56% 11
Salisbury -5 6 £325 +27.45% 3
Chippenham +7 3 £350 +24.44% 13
Trowbridge - 3 £475 - 1
Warminster - - - -
Marlborough - - - -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 45 (54.88%) .NET
2 34 (41.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (39.02%) C#
4 27 (32.93%) JavaScript
5 24 (29.27%) SQL
5 24 (29.27%) ASP.NET
6 23 (28.05%) HTML
7 21 (25.61%) CSS
8 19 (23.17%) Finance
9 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
10 15 (18.29%) Windows
10 15 (18.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (17.07%) HTML5
11 14 (17.07%) Visual Studio
11 14 (17.07%) Oracle
12 13 (15.85%) XML
12 13 (15.85%) jQuery
12 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (14.63%) IIS
14 11 (13.41%) MySQL
14 11 (13.41%) .NET Framework
14 11 (13.41%) CSS3
15 10 (12.20%) WCF
15 10 (12.20%) T-SQL
16 9 (10.98%) ETL
16 9 (10.98%) XSLT
16 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
17 8 (9.76%) VB.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (14.63%) IIS
2 8 (9.76%) CMS
3 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.10%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.44%) Node.js
8 1 (1.22%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.22%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.22%) Apache
8 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
3 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.44%) MVNO
2 2 (2.44%) DNS
2 2 (2.44%) Intranet
2 2 (2.44%) SSH
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) LAN
3 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (41.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (18.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (13.41%) MySQL
6 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
8 5 (6.10%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.66%) QlikView
10 3 (3.66%) OLAP
10 3 (3.66%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.44%) MS Access
11 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (1.22%) JasperReports
12 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.66%) Selenium
3 3 (3.66%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.44%) JMeter
4 2 (2.44%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.44%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) Maven
5 1 (1.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) Firebug
5 1 (1.22%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.22%) Moq
5 1 (1.22%) MSTest
5 1 (1.22%) Hudson
5 1 (1.22%) ERwin
5 1 (1.22%) JUnit
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.44%) Back Office
2 2 (2.44%) Marketing
2 2 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (1.22%) Billing
3 1 (1.22%) Military
3 1 (1.22%) Legal
3 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (56.10%) Developer
2 17 (20.73%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.07%) Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) SQL Developer
5 6 (7.32%) C# Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Web Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Integration Specialist
5 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Programmer
7 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (3.66%) ASP Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Report Developer
8 3 (3.66%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Classic ASP Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.88%) .NET
2 24 (29.27%) ASP.NET
3 23 (28.05%) HTML
4 21 (25.61%) CSS
5 14 (17.07%) HTML5
6 13 (15.85%) XML
6 13 (15.85%) jQuery
7 11 (13.41%) .NET Framework
7 11 (13.41%) CSS3
8 10 (12.20%) WCF
9 9 (10.98%) XSLT
10 7 (8.54%) Web Services
11 5 (6.10%) LAMP
11 5 (6.10%) ADO.NET
12 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.66%) WinForms
12 3 (3.66%) Classic ASP
12 3 (3.66%) JSP
12 3 (3.66%) REST
12 3 (3.66%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Informatics
2 5 (6.10%) Open Source
3 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.44%) GIS
3 2 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.22%) RIA
4 1 (1.22%) NHS
4 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Windows
2 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.44%) Linux
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Android
5 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.22%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.98%) ETL
2 8 (9.76%) MVC
2 8 (9.76%) Content Management
3 7 (8.54%) Migration
3 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
4 6 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (7.32%) TDD
4 6 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (6.10%) Scrum
6 4 (4.88%) Data Migration
6 4 (4.88%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (4.88%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.88%) Workflow
6 4 (4.88%) Automated Testing
7 3 (3.66%) Performance Testing
7 3 (3.66%) Waterfall
7 3 (3.66%) Project Management
7 3 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.66%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.02%) C#
2 27 (32.93%) JavaScript
3 24 (29.27%) SQL
4 10 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 8 (9.76%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.88%) Java
6 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.66%) VB
8 2 (2.44%) Python
8 2 (2.44%) VBA
8 2 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (1.22%) VB6
9 1 (1.22%) PHP5
9 1 (1.22%) PHP4
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.22%) MCTS
3 1 (1.22%) Degree
3 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) HL7
2 4 (4.88%) SLA
3 2 (2.44%) ISO 9002
4 1 (1.22%) WCAG
4 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) Oracle
3 6 (7.32%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.44%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.44%) SAP
4 2 (2.44%) VMware
4 2 (2.44%) HP
4 2 (2.44%) Citrix
4 2 (2.44%) Informatica
4 2 (2.44%) Capita
5 1 (1.22%) Kalido
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.22%) IBM
5 1 (1.22%) ESRI
5 1 (1.22%) JBoss
5 1 (1.22%) Nintex
Swindon, Wiltshire
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