The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 7.55% 12.82% 4.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.05% 42.86% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 2
Median daily rate £363 £350 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £235 £454
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £398 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -
SQL Server
Essex

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 Chelmsford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 35 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 35.85% 29.91% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 3
Median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £225 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) MDX
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) NHS Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) API Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Database Theory
1 1 (20.00%) ETL
1 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database Theory
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CODA
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft