The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 20.41% 6.00% 4.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 83.33% 50.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Average daily rate
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£280 £370 £143
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +159.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £29.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.74% +7.27%
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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 Winchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 24.49% 12.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Average daily rate £278 £370 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £413 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Winchester region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Winchester region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) Apple
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Altiris
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (45.45%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (18.18%) Marketing
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) CRM
7 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 2 (18.18%) ETL
7 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (18.18%) AIX
8 1 (9.09%) Solaris
8 1 (9.09%) Linux
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (9.09%) MySQL
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Server Support
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Integrator
2 2 (18.18%) ETL Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Database Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior ETL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) CRM
1 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
1 2 (18.18%) ETL
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Apple
3 5 (45.45%) Altiris
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat