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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 31 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 31 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.31% 7.24% 7.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.96% 39.78% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 31
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£375 £345 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £29.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-14.40% +16.83%
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
135 93 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.78% 18.20% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 57 92
Average daily rate £425 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -36.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 £375 +3.44% 12
Salisbury +3 8 £325 - 1
Trowbridge -2 1 £355 +12.69%
Chippenham - - - - 3
Corsham - - - - 1
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 49 (76.56%) .NET
2 39 (60.94%) ASP.NET
3 32 (50.00%) C#
4 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
5 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
6 20 (31.25%) SQL
7 18 (28.13%) HTML
8 17 (26.56%) VB.NET
9 16 (25.00%) CSS
9 16 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 15 (23.44%) MVC
10 15 (23.44%) .NET Framework
11 14 (21.88%) WCF
11 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (20.31%) IIS
12 13 (20.31%) jQuery
13 12 (18.75%) HTML5
13 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
14 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (15.63%) CSS3
15 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (15.63%) Oracle
15 10 (15.63%) Web Services
15 10 (15.63%) XML
16 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
16 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (12.50%) Windows
17 8 (12.50%) Migration

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (20.31%) IIS
2 8 (12.50%) CMS
3 5 (7.81%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.13%) MS Project Server
6 2 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.56%) JBoss
7 1 (1.56%) Apache
7 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.94%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) DNS
1 2 (3.13%) MVNO
2 1 (1.56%) DHCP
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (10.94%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (9.38%) MySQL
7 5 (7.81%) RDBMS
7 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
8 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (1.56%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.56%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.56%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.56%) OLAP
9 1 (1.56%) MS Access
9 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.69%) Hudson
3 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.69%) Selenium
3 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 4 (6.25%) Retail
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Military
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (68.75%) Developer
2 14 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.31%) Consultant
4 7 (10.94%) Report Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.69%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.69%) WinForms Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.13%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.13%) ASP Developer
8 2 (3.13%) CRM Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Process Designer
8 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Process Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Designer
8 2 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Classic ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (76.56%) .NET
2 39 (60.94%) ASP.NET
3 18 (28.13%) HTML
4 16 (25.00%) CSS
5 15 (23.44%) .NET Framework
6 14 (21.88%) WCF
7 13 (20.31%) jQuery
8 12 (18.75%) HTML5
9 10 (15.63%) Web Services
9 10 (15.63%) XML
9 10 (15.63%) CSS3
10 7 (10.94%) XSLT
11 6 (9.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (9.38%) LINQ
11 6 (9.38%) MDX
11 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (7.81%) MSMQ
12 5 (7.81%) LAMP
12 5 (7.81%) ADO.NET
13 3 (4.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) GIS
3 2 (3.13%) Open Source
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.56%) Informatics
4 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) MVC
2 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
5 8 (12.50%) Migration
6 6 (9.38%) TDD
6 6 (9.38%) Content Management
7 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.25%) OO
8 4 (6.25%) OOD
9 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.69%) ITIL
9 3 (4.69%) ETL
9 3 (4.69%) Change Management
9 3 (4.69%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.69%) Web Development
9 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.00%) C#
2 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 20 (31.25%) SQL
4 17 (26.56%) VB.NET
5 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.81%) VBScript
7 4 (6.25%) Java
7 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (4.69%) VB
8 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 1 (1.56%) VB6
9 1 (1.56%) PHP5
9 1 (1.56%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) MCSE
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.13%) WCAG
3 1 (1.56%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) Oracle
3 5 (7.81%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.13%) IBM
4 2 (3.13%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (3.13%) Unisys
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix
5 1 (1.56%) VMware
5 1 (1.56%) Talend
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