The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 84 110 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.95% 9.00% 6.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.29% 36.54% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 57
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £269 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £25.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.45% -7.00%
SQL Server
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
238 301 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.35% 24.63% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 141 150
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 10
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Milton Keynes -3 51 £375 - 20
Aylesbury +2 19 £375 +20.00% 2
High Wycombe +3 2 £300 -14.28% 2
Stoke Mandeville - 1 £288 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 89 (50.28%) C#
2 86 (48.59%) SQL
2 86 (48.59%) .NET
3 62 (35.03%) JavaScript
4 54 (30.51%) HTML
5 50 (28.25%) Microsoft
6 49 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (27.12%) Finance
8 43 (24.29%) ASP.NET
9 42 (23.73%) MVC
10 41 (23.16%) Windows
11 39 (22.03%) CSS
11 39 (22.03%) Active Directory
12 37 (20.90%) Oracle
13 32 (18.08%) jQuery
14 29 (16.38%) Java
14 29 (16.38%) Unix
15 26 (14.69%) Project Management
16 23 (12.99%) SMTP
16 23 (12.99%) Web Development
17 22 (12.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 22 (12.43%) TDD
17 22 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 22 (12.43%) MS Excel
18 21 (11.86%) VB
18 21 (11.86%) EPiServer
18 21 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (11.86%) HTML5
19 20 (11.30%) Security Cleared
19 20 (11.30%) SOAP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 20 (11.30%) IIS
2 13 (7.34%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.34%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.78%) Apache
4 11 (6.21%) WebSphere
5 10 (5.65%) CMS
6 8 (4.52%) Skype for Business
7 6 (3.39%) EPiServer CMS
7 6 (3.39%) SAS
8 5 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.69%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.69%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.13%) ArcGIS
10 2 (1.13%) ArcSDE
10 2 (1.13%) Mule
10 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (1.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (12.43%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.47%) MS Office
3 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.69%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.56%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.26%) SaaS
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.13%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.13%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Office 365
4 1 (0.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.99%) SMTP
2 13 (7.34%) LDAP
3 11 (6.21%) SAN
4 10 (5.65%) FTP
4 10 (5.65%) Internet
4 10 (5.65%) IPsec
5 9 (5.08%) SSH
6 4 (2.26%) DNS
6 4 (2.26%) LAN
6 4 (2.26%) WAN
7 3 (1.69%) Wireless
8 2 (1.13%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.56%) Firewall
9 1 (0.56%) HTTP
9 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (10.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 18 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (7.91%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (6.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (3.39%) QlikView
9 5 (2.82%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.82%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.82%) PowerPivot
10 4 (2.26%) Big Data
10 4 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.26%) MS Access
10 4 (2.26%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.69%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.69%) DB2
11 3 (1.69%) Impala
11 3 (1.69%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 9 (5.08%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.39%) JUnit
2 6 (3.39%) Maven
2 6 (3.39%) Selenium
3 4 (2.26%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.13%) Moq
5 2 (1.13%) NUnit
5 2 (1.13%) Subversion
6 1 (0.56%) ERwin
6 1 (0.56%) JIRA
6 1 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 48 (27.12%) Finance
2 16 (9.04%) Banking
3 11 (6.21%) Marketing
4 4 (2.26%) Electronics
4 4 (2.26%) Legal
4 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.26%) Retail
4 4 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.69%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 95 (53.67%) Developer
2 33 (18.64%) .NET Developer
3 23 (12.99%) C# Developer
4 19 (10.73%) Analyst
4 19 (10.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (9.60%) EPiServer Developer
6 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (8.47%) SQL Developer
7 14 (7.91%) SQL Analyst
8 12 (6.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (6.21%) DBA
9 11 (6.21%) SQL DBA
10 8 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (4.52%) Java Developer
10 8 (4.52%) Server Specialist
10 8 (4.52%) Wintel Server Specialist
10 8 (4.52%) Wintel Specialist
11 7 (3.95%) Server Engineer
11 7 (3.95%) Wintel Engineer
11 7 (3.95%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (48.59%) .NET
2 54 (30.51%) HTML
3 43 (24.29%) ASP.NET
4 39 (22.03%) CSS
5 32 (18.08%) jQuery
6 22 (12.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 21 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (11.86%) HTML5
8 20 (11.30%) SOAP
9 17 (9.60%) AngularJS
10 16 (9.04%) .NET Framework
10 16 (9.04%) XML
11 13 (7.34%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (7.34%) Laravel
11 13 (7.34%) WPF
12 11 (6.21%) WCF
13 10 (5.65%) Web Services
14 9 (5.08%) CSS3
15 8 (4.52%) Entity Framework
16 7 (3.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.65%) CESG
1 10 (5.65%) Client/Server
1 10 (5.65%) Computer Science
1 10 (5.65%) Cryptography
2 9 (5.08%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.08%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.52%) Statistics
4 3 (1.69%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.69%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.13%) Clustering
5 2 (1.13%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.13%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.13%) Social Media
6 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.56%) Fintech
6 1 (0.56%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 41 (23.16%) Windows
2 29 (16.38%) Unix
3 12 (6.78%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.21%) zOS
5 10 (5.65%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) Android
7 1 (0.56%) Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (23.73%) MVC
3 26 (14.69%) Project Management
4 23 (12.99%) Web Development
5 22 (12.43%) TDD
6 17 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (9.60%) DevOps
7 15 (8.47%) ETL
8 13 (7.34%) Technical Analysis
8 13 (7.34%) Unit Testing
9 12 (6.78%) Data Analysis
9 12 (6.78%) MVVM
9 12 (6.78%) Security Operations
9 12 (6.78%) Workflow
10 11 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (6.21%) Scrum
10 11 (6.21%) Software Engineering
11 10 (5.65%) Multithreading
11 10 (5.65%) SOA
11 10 (5.65%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (50.28%) C#
2 86 (48.59%) SQL
3 62 (35.03%) JavaScript
4 29 (16.38%) Java
5 21 (11.86%) VB
6 16 (9.04%) T-SQL
7 15 (8.47%) PowerShell
8 14 (7.91%) PHP
9 7 (3.95%) VBA
10 5 (2.82%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.26%) Python
12 3 (1.69%) Perl
12 3 (1.69%) Scala
13 2 (1.13%) C++
13 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.13%) XAML
14 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (11.30%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.47%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.65%) CESG Certified Professional
3 10 (5.65%) CISSP
3 10 (5.65%) Degree
4 8 (4.52%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.39%) CEH
6 6 (3.39%) MCSE
6 6 (3.39%) Sun Certification
6 6 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.69%) ISEB
9 2 (1.13%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.56%) MCITP
10 1 (0.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.52%) RMADS
2 2 (1.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (22.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.08%) Sendmail
2 9 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.95%) XenApp
4 6 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (1.69%) Apache Flume
6 3 (1.69%) HDFS
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.26%) SCOM
2 3 (1.69%) Control-M
2 3 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.56%) cPanel
3 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.56%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 50 (28.25%) Microsoft
2 37 (20.90%) Oracle
3 21 (11.86%) EPiServer
4 19 (10.73%) Citrix
5 12 (6.78%) IBM
6 9 (5.08%) CommVault
6 9 (5.08%) VMware
7 6 (3.39%) EMC
7 6 (3.39%) HP
7 6 (3.39%) NetApp
7 6 (3.39%) Sun
7 6 (3.39%) Teradata
8 5 (2.82%) Tableau
9 4 (2.26%) 3PAR
9 4 (2.26%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.26%) SAP
10 3 (1.69%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.69%) Sitecore
11 2 (1.13%) Ektron
11 2 (1.13%) ESRI
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