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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 54.55% 26.23% 5.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 92.31% 72.73% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £300 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.10 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.33% +1.90%
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
13 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 59.09% 36.07% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate £300 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.60 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +6.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 29 April 2016, 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 15 (83.33%) J2EE
2 11 (61.11%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) DB2
5 7 (38.89%) JSF
5 7 (38.89%) AccuRev
5 7 (38.89%) HTML5
5 7 (38.89%) REST
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) SOAP
5 7 (38.89%) XML
5 7 (38.89%) TopLink
6 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
8 4 (22.22%) PrimeFaces
8 4 (22.22%) Marketing
8 4 (22.22%) Java EE
8 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (22.22%) B2C
8 4 (22.22%) zOS
9 3 (16.67%) Automotive
9 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 2 (11.11%) Database Tuning
10 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) DataStage
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) AccuRev
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Java Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Angular Developer
4 4 (22.22%) HTML Developer
5 3 (16.67%) DB2 Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Database Developer
6 2 (11.11%) ETL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (11.11%) z/OS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) DataStage ETL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) J2EE
2 11 (61.11%) Web Services
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 7 (38.89%) JSF
4 7 (38.89%) REST
4 7 (38.89%) SOAP
4 7 (38.89%) TopLink
4 7 (38.89%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
6 4 (22.22%) Java EE
6 4 (22.22%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (11.11%) CSS
8 2 (11.11%) JSP
8 2 (11.11%) LESS
8 2 (11.11%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) zOS
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) B2C
3 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) Database Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQR
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Teradata
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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