The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 46.15% 23.88% 4.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 80.00% 69.57% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £300 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -27.58%
SQL Server
Essex

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 Basildon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 57.69% 34.33% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Median daily rate £300 £353 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +25.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.60 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +12.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basildon region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basildon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 13 (92.86%) J2EE
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) SOAP
5 6 (42.86%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) DB2
5 6 (42.86%) TopLink
5 6 (42.86%) JSF
5 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) REST
6 5 (35.71%) AccuRev
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) TDD
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) B2C
7 4 (28.57%) zOS
7 4 (28.57%) PrimeFaces
7 4 (28.57%) Java EE
7 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (28.57%) Marketing
8 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 2 (14.29%) SQR
8 2 (14.29%) Automotive
9 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
9 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) AccuRev
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Angular Developer
4 4 (28.57%) HTML Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Database Developer
6 2 (14.29%) DB2 Developer
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 2 (14.29%) z/OS Developer
7 1 (7.14%) DBA
7 1 (7.14%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) J2EE
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) HTML5
4 6 (42.86%) JSF
4 6 (42.86%) REST
4 6 (42.86%) SOAP
4 6 (42.86%) TopLink
4 6 (42.86%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) Java EE
6 4 (28.57%) PrimeFaces
7 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 1 (7.14%) CSS
8 1 (7.14%) JSP
8 1 (7.14%) LESS
8 1 (7.14%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) B2C
3 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQR
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft