The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke 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 25 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 11 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.66% 10.26% 12.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.74% 52.17% 40.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 20
Average daily rate £306 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £348 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £370 £415
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
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 Basingstoke region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27 46 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 11.44% 19.66% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 45
Average daily rate £388 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £211 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
4 13 (59.09%) MVC
5 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (45.45%) CSS
6 10 (45.45%) HTML
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle
6 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 8 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
8 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 7 (31.82%) HTML5
8 7 (31.82%) Telerik
8 7 (31.82%) Silverlight
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) jQuery
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
12 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
12 3 (13.64%) OO
12 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
12 3 (13.64%) SCCM
12 3 (13.64%) SCOM

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) Drupal
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.55%) Bazaar
4 1 (4.55%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.55%) StarTeam
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.55%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (9.09%) Law
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Angular Developer
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Revenue Assurance Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) UI Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (45.45%) CSS
4 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 8 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (31.82%) HTML5
6 7 (31.82%) Silverlight
7 5 (22.73%) jQuery
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
10 2 (9.09%) SOAP
10 2 (9.09%) Web Services
11 1 (4.55%) LAMP
11 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (4.55%) WinForms
11 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) AS400
1 1 (4.55%) BBC
1 1 (4.55%) Economics
1 1 (4.55%) iSeries
1 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.55%) Debian
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) OO
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
3 3 (13.64%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) KYC
5 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.55%) OO PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Secure Coding
5 1 (4.55%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) System Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
1 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Bourne shell
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (9.09%) SCDPM
2 2 (9.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Telerik
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) iManage
4 1 (4.55%) Borland
4 1 (4.55%) Brio
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Coremetrics
4 1 (4.55%) Endeca
4 1 (4.55%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Zend