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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Consultant
South East / Berkshire
Rank 100 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Consultant 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.052% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £475 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1787 2202 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.59% 90.62% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 1126 1229
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 117 55
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Complex ETL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Database Security
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) PaaS
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Migration

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Complex ETL
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Database Security
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft