The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 9.52% 9.43% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 33.33% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £350 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.72% -1.66%
SQL Server
Surrey

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 Woking region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 9.52% 28.30% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 5
Average daily rate £325 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Woking

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) Product Management
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) QlikView
4 2 (25.00%) Tableau
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) MCTS
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) NUnit

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) QlikView
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Moq
1 1 (12.50%) MSTest
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) CRM Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Access Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) StructureMap
3 1 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) CQRS
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCTS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) Alteryx
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle