The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Wiltshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 75 52 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.46% 10.86% 8.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.08% 56.52% 38.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 35 34
Average daily rate £375 £323 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £565 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Average hourly rate £48.75 £45.00 £32.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +38.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.65 £45.00 £20.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £66.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £28.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
+8.03% +8.69%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
144 92 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 20.08% 19.21% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 67 94
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +9.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
SQL Server
South West

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 16 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +2 36 £350 -14.63% 19
Salisbury -2 20 £413 +37.50% 4
Corsham -3 1 £275 -54.16% 2
Devizes - - - - 1
Bradford-on-Avon - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 9
Trowbridge - - - - 2
Warminster - - - - 3
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 57 (49.57%) .NET
2 53 (46.09%) C#
3 46 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (38.26%) Microsoft
5 37 (32.17%) SQL
6 34 (29.57%) SharePoint
7 32 (27.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (25.22%) Security Cleared
8 29 (25.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 28 (24.35%) SC Cleared
10 25 (21.74%) ASP.NET
11 21 (18.26%) JavaScript
12 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (16.52%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (16.52%) MVC
14 18 (15.65%) WCF
15 17 (14.78%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (14.78%) Finance
15 17 (14.78%) MS Excel
15 17 (14.78%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (13.91%) Web Services
17 15 (13.04%) T-SQL
17 15 (13.04%) HTML
18 14 (12.17%) ETL
18 14 (12.17%) jQuery
18 14 (12.17%) DV Cleared
18 14 (12.17%) PowerShell
19 13 (11.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 34 (29.57%) SharePoint
2 29 (25.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (8.70%) MS Project Server
4 8 (6.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (6.09%) CMS
5 7 (6.09%) MS Exchange
5 7 (6.09%) IIS
6 4 (3.48%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.74%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.74%) Lync
9 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.87%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 17 (14.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) MS Project
2 3 (2.61%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.74%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) Intranet
2 3 (2.61%) SSH
2 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.61%) DNS
3 2 (1.74%) LAN
3 2 (1.74%) RFID
4 1 (0.87%) Internet
4 1 (0.87%) Firewall
4 1 (0.87%) ATM
4 1 (0.87%) DHCP
4 1 (0.87%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 32 (27.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (16.52%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (14.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (14.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (11.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (9.57%) MySQL
8 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.48%) MS Access
9 4 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (3.48%) BusinessObjects XI
9 4 (3.48%) QlikView
10 3 (2.61%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (2.61%) OLAP
11 2 (1.74%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.22%) FitNesse
4 3 (2.61%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.61%) Hudson
4 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.74%) JMeter
5 2 (1.74%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.74%) JIRA
6 1 (0.87%) Selenium
6 1 (0.87%) Firebug
6 1 (0.87%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.87%) MSTest
6 1 (0.87%) Moq
General
1 17 (14.78%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.48%) Banking
3 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (51.30%) Developer
2 23 (20.00%) Analyst
3 21 (18.26%) SharePoint Developer
4 11 (9.57%) .NET Developer
4 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (6.96%) C# Developer
6 6 (5.22%) Architect
6 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (5.22%) NHS Information Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) Information Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (4.35%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.35%) Report Developer
7 5 (4.35%) NHS Data Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Programmer
8 4 (3.48%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (49.57%) .NET
2 25 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 18 (15.65%) WCF
4 16 (13.91%) Web Services
5 15 (13.04%) HTML
6 14 (12.17%) jQuery
7 12 (10.43%) XML
7 12 (10.43%) CSS
8 11 (9.57%) .NET Framework
9 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (6.96%) MDX
11 7 (6.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (3.48%) XSLT
12 4 (3.48%) HTML5
13 3 (2.61%) Ajax
13 3 (2.61%) CSS3
13 3 (2.61%) XHTML
14 2 (1.74%) Kendo UI
14 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.22%) NHS
2 3 (2.61%) Open Source
3 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.74%) Clustering
3 2 (1.74%) Replication
3 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.74%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (1.74%) CCTV
3 2 (1.74%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.87%) RIA
4 1 (0.87%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.87%) iPhone
4 1 (0.87%) iPad
4 1 (0.87%) PMI
4 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.43%) Windows
2 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.87%) Android
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.87%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.87%) UNIX
5 1 (0.87%) Linux
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (16.52%) MVC
2 16 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (12.17%) ETL
4 12 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (9.57%) ITIL
6 10 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 7 (6.09%) Scrum
7 7 (6.09%) Migration
8 6 (5.22%) Project Management
8 6 (5.22%) Workflow
8 6 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.22%) Web Development
9 5 (4.35%) Content Management
9 5 (4.35%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (3.48%) Low Latency
10 4 (3.48%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (3.48%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.48%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (46.09%) C#
2 37 (32.17%) SQL
3 21 (18.26%) JavaScript
4 15 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 14 (12.17%) PowerShell
6 10 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.35%) Java
8 4 (3.48%) VBA
9 3 (2.61%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 2 (1.74%) C++
10 2 (1.74%) VB
10 2 (1.74%) Python
10 2 (1.74%) VB6
11 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (25.22%) Security Cleared
2 28 (24.35%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.17%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.61%) MCTS
5 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.74%) HND
6 2 (1.74%) CCIE
6 2 (1.74%) CCDA
6 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.74%) Degree
6 2 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.61%) SLA
1 3 (2.61%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.74%) COREP
2 2 (1.74%) FINREP
2 2 (1.74%) ISO 9002
2 2 (1.74%) Basel III
System Software
1 9 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.48%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.61%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) SCDPM
1 2 (1.74%) SCOrch
1 2 (1.74%) SCSM
1 2 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.74%) SCCM
1 2 (1.74%) SCOM
2 1 (0.87%) Control-M
Vendors
1 44 (38.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.70%) Oracle
3 5 (4.35%) VMware
4 4 (3.48%) Business Objects
4 4 (3.48%) SAP
4 4 (3.48%) HP
4 4 (3.48%) Citrix
5 3 (2.61%) Cisco
5 3 (2.61%) Talend
6 2 (1.74%) IBM
6 2 (1.74%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.74%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.74%) Capita
6 2 (1.74%) Telerik
7 1 (0.87%) Informatica
7 1 (0.87%) ESRI
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