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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 18.52% 6.98% 14.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 30.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £325 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £325 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
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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 Basildon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 27.78% 23.26% 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Average daily rate £400 £281 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £246 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £316 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Average hourly rate £40.60 £37.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% +7.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon 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 21 (95.45%) Web Services
2 19 (86.36%) J2EE
3 18 (81.82%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) Java
4 16 (72.73%) Hibernate
5 15 (68.18%) SOAP
6 14 (63.64%) XML
6 14 (63.64%) HTML5
6 14 (63.64%) REST
7 13 (59.09%) JSF
8 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (50.00%) TopLink
9 10 (45.45%) SQL
10 7 (31.82%) PrimeFaces
11 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
12 5 (22.73%) TDD
13 4 (18.18%) JAXB
13 4 (18.18%) CSS
13 4 (18.18%) Struts
13 4 (18.18%) JUnit
13 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 4 (18.18%) Web Development
14 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
14 3 (13.64%) EclipseLink
14 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
14 3 (13.64%) Automotive
15 2 (9.09%) Ajax
15 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
15 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
15 2 (9.09%) JBoss

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon 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 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.09%) JBoss
1 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JUnit
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (4.55%) AccuRev
General
1 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Java Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (27.27%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) Web Services
2 19 (86.36%) J2EE
3 18 (81.82%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) Hibernate
5 15 (68.18%) SOAP
6 14 (63.64%) XML
6 14 (63.64%) HTML5
6 14 (63.64%) REST
7 13 (59.09%) JSF
8 11 (50.00%) TopLink
9 7 (31.82%) PrimeFaces
10 4 (18.18%) JAXB
10 4 (18.18%) Struts
10 4 (18.18%) CSS
11 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
11 3 (13.64%) EclipseLink
12 2 (9.09%) Ajax
12 2 (9.09%) JSON
12 2 (9.09%) JPA
12 2 (9.09%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) TDD
3 4 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) UML
4 1 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft