The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had SQL Server Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Consultant
Rank 125 128 121
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.036% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.039% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
- -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SQL Server Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2328 2594 2506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.71% 92.84% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1350 1259
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 85 92
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £13.72 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

SQL Server Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured SQL Server Consultant in the job title.

SQL Server Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Server Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SQL Server Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £450 -
SQL Server Consultant
South East

SQL Server Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, SQL Server Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring SQL Server Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (71.43%) Big Data
3 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) Use Case
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) Public Cloud
4 4 (57.14%) Analytics
5 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (28.57%) High Availability
7 1 (14.29%) Demandware
7 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Power BI

SQL Server Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (14.29%) Power BI
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Demandware