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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 38 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 41 101 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.39% 10.19% 8.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.29% 36.20% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 64 64
Median daily rate £363 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £521 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+55.41% -24.93%

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
140 279 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.01% 28.15% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 150 147
Median daily rate £350 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -40 15 £425 +6.58% 20
Aylesbury -6 6 £363 -11.04% 2
Gerrards Cross - 5 £275 -
Beaconsfield - 4 £275 -
High Wycombe - 3 £315 - 2
Chesham - 2 - -
Marlow - 2 £300 - 2
Buckingham - 1 £400 - 1
Newport Pagnell - 1 - - 1
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 60 (58.82%) .NET
2 52 (50.98%) C#
3 37 (36.27%) ASP.NET
3 37 (36.27%) Microsoft
4 34 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (32.35%) SQL
6 31 (30.39%) Windows
6 31 (30.39%) MVC
7 30 (29.41%) HTML
8 24 (23.53%) CSS
9 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
10 21 (20.59%) jQuery
10 21 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (18.63%) Oracle
13 18 (17.65%) TDD
13 18 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (15.69%) XML
16 14 (13.73%) Active Directory
17 13 (12.75%) Scrum
18 12 (11.76%) MS Exchange
19 11 (10.78%) T-SQL
19 11 (10.78%) Ajax
19 11 (10.78%) Windows Server
20 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
20 10 (9.80%) HTML5
20 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 10 (9.80%) Finance
20 10 (9.80%) VB.NET

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 12 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.82%) CMS
3 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.88%) Umbraco
4 5 (4.90%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.94%) EPiServer
6 3 (2.94%) IIS
6 3 (2.94%) Kentico
7 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.96%) JBoss
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.98%) SAS
8 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.98%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.96%) Office 365
4 1 (0.98%) GitHub
4 1 (0.98%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.80%) SMTP
2 8 (7.84%) Internet
2 8 (7.84%) Intranet
3 6 (5.88%) DNS
3 6 (5.88%) IPsec
4 5 (4.90%) DHCP
4 5 (4.90%) Extranet
4 5 (4.90%) WAN
5 4 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (3.92%) FTP
5 4 (3.92%) LAN
5 4 (3.92%) Skype
5 4 (3.92%) SSH
6 2 (1.96%) Firewall
6 2 (1.96%) Network Security
7 1 (0.98%) LDAP
7 1 (0.98%) SAN
7 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.86%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.90%) Big Data
8 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (2.94%) Power BI
10 2 (1.96%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.96%) OLAP
10 2 (1.96%) PowerCenter
10 2 (1.96%) SSDT
10 2 (1.96%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 6 (5.88%) Subversion
1 6 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.90%) Ant
2 5 (4.90%) Eclipse
2 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.90%) Gradle
2 5 (4.90%) Hudson
2 5 (4.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.98%) GitLab
3 1 (0.98%) JIRA
3 1 (0.98%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.98%) Moq
3 1 (0.98%) MSI
3 1 (0.98%) NUnit
3 1 (0.98%) Selenium
3 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (9.80%) Finance
2 9 (8.82%) Marketing
3 7 (6.86%) Retail
4 4 (3.92%) Advertising
5 3 (2.94%) Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.98%) Automotive
7 1 (0.98%) Electronics
7 1 (0.98%) Law
7 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (52.94%) Developer
2 24 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 16 (15.69%) C# Developer
3 16 (15.69%) SQL Developer
4 11 (10.78%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (10.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Architect
7 6 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.90%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Security Advisor
8 5 (4.90%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Active Directory Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (58.82%) .NET
2 37 (36.27%) ASP.NET
3 30 (29.41%) HTML
4 24 (23.53%) CSS
5 21 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (20.59%) jQuery
6 16 (15.69%) XML
7 11 (10.78%) Ajax
8 10 (9.80%) HTML5
8 10 (9.80%) Web Services
9 9 (8.82%) .NET Framework
9 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (7.84%) AngularJS
10 8 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (7.84%) Java EE
10 8 (7.84%) XSLT
11 6 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (4.90%) EJB
12 5 (4.90%) JMS
12 5 (4.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) CESG
1 6 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.90%) User Experience
3 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.96%) iPad
4 2 (1.96%) iPhone
4 2 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (0.98%) Clustering
5 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.98%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.39%) Windows
2 11 (10.78%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.84%) Android
4 7 (6.86%) Linux
4 7 (6.86%) Windows Vista
5 6 (5.88%) Unix
6 5 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.39%) MVC
3 18 (17.65%) TDD
4 13 (12.75%) Scrum
5 9 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (8.82%) Data Modelling
5 9 (8.82%) Web Development
6 7 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (6.86%) ETL
6 7 (6.86%) High Availability
6 7 (6.86%) Migration
6 7 (6.86%) OO
7 6 (5.88%) Cryptography
7 6 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 6 (5.88%) Front End Development
7 6 (5.88%) Information Assurance
7 6 (5.88%) Open Source
7 6 (5.88%) Project Management
8 5 (4.90%) ERP
8 5 (4.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.98%) C#
2 33 (32.35%) SQL
3 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.78%) T-SQL
5 10 (9.80%) Java
5 10 (9.80%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.88%) Python
7 5 (4.90%) Perl
7 5 (4.90%) VB
8 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.96%) C
9 2 (1.96%) C++
10 1 (0.98%) F#
10 1 (0.98%) PHP
10 1 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.86%) DV Cleared
3 6 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (5.88%) CISSP
4 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.92%) Degree
6 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.96%) CEH
7 2 (1.96%) MCSE
7 2 (1.96%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.98%) MCITP
8 1 (0.98%) MCTS
8 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) QA
1 3 (2.94%) RMADS
2 2 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.92%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.98%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.98%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.98%) XenApp
4 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.92%) AirWatch
2 4 (3.92%) NetBackup
2 4 (3.92%) WSUS
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.98%) EdgeSight
4 1 (0.98%) OVSD
4 1 (0.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (36.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.63%) Oracle
3 9 (8.82%) Symantec
4 7 (6.86%) Citrix
4 7 (6.86%) HP
5 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.88%) VMware
6 5 (4.90%) Cisco
7 4 (3.92%) Adobe
7 4 (3.92%) MobileIron
8 3 (2.94%) NetApp
8 3 (2.94%) SAP
9 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.96%) Cognos
9 2 (1.96%) EMC
9 2 (1.96%) Google
9 2 (1.96%) IBM
9 2 (1.96%) Remedy
9 2 (1.96%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.96%) Telerik
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