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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 27 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 2.61% 17.19% 8.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.00% 78.57% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 4
Average daily rate £325 £280 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -24.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
SQL Server
Hampshire

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
25 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 16.34% 21.88% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 4
Average daily rate £350 £275 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -37.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

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 8 February 2016, 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 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) VMware
4 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
6 9 (42.86%) Driving Licence
6 9 (42.86%) Unix
6 9 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (33.33%) vSphere
7 7 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (28.57%) Oracle
8 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 5 (23.81%) Citrix
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (19.05%) High Availability
10 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (19.05%) Wireless
11 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
11 3 (14.29%) Altiris
11 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Wireless
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) IPv4
2 2 (9.52%) IPv6
2 2 (9.52%) SNMP
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Server Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Database Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Senior DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Server Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Driving Licence
2 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.76%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
4 9 (42.86%) Unix
5 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (19.05%) High Availability
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (9.52%) Dependency Management
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (33.33%) vSphere
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) AirWatch
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 5 (23.81%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Altiris
6 2 (9.52%) ComArch
6 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
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