The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 16 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 52 72 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 10.72% 11.50% 8.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.28% 44.17% 39.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 49 23
Median daily rate £300 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 5
Median hourly rate £31.00 £21.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.18% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £21.50 £27.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.52 £21.50 £84.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -
SQL Server
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
123 163 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.36% 26.04% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 94 61
Median daily rate £323 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 8 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £17.00 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £39.10
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 Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Brentwood +6 8 £550 +175.00% 2
Chelmsford -4 4 £363 +3.57%
Harlow +7 3 £350 - 3
Colchester - 2 £448 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £200 - 2
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 57 (49.57%) SQL
2 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
3 38 (33.04%) Windows
3 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (29.57%) Finance
5 33 (28.70%) Web Services
6 32 (27.83%) MS Excel
7 31 (26.96%) J2EE
8 29 (25.22%) Java
9 26 (22.61%) .NET
10 24 (20.87%) XML
10 24 (20.87%) SOAP
11 23 (20.00%) HTML
11 23 (20.00%) HTML5
12 22 (19.13%) C#
13 21 (18.26%) TDD
14 20 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (15.65%) Oracle
15 18 (15.65%) REST
15 18 (15.65%) AngularJS
16 17 (14.78%) Windows Server
16 17 (14.78%) JSF
17 16 (13.91%) TopLink
17 16 (13.91%) .NET Framework
17 16 (13.91%) SAP
17 16 (13.91%) Cisco
17 16 (13.91%) AccuRev
18 15 (13.04%) Infor
18 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
18 15 (13.04%) Salesforce.com

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 15 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 15 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 14 (12.17%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (11.30%) Skype for Business
4 11 (9.57%) MS Exchange
5 9 (7.83%) IIS
6 6 (5.22%) SAS
7 3 (2.61%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.87%) CMS
8 1 (0.87%) JBoss
8 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (27.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.35%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (12.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) AWD
2 1 (0.87%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.87%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.87%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.17%) Office 365
3 13 (11.30%) Yammer
4 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) Intranet
2 3 (2.61%) Firewall
2 3 (2.61%) VoIP
3 2 (1.74%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (1.74%) DHCP
3 2 (1.74%) DNS
3 2 (1.74%) PBX
3 2 (1.74%) SAN
4 1 (0.87%) Extranet
4 1 (0.87%) FTP
4 1 (0.87%) LAN
4 1 (0.87%) Network Security
4 1 (0.87%) VPN
4 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (11.30%) DB2
3 11 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (6.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (5.22%) QlikView
8 5 (4.35%) PowerPivot
9 4 (3.48%) Data Mart
9 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.74%) Essbase
10 2 (1.74%) MS Access
10 2 (1.74%) Power BI
10 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (13.91%) AccuRev
2 6 (5.22%) Selenium
3 4 (3.48%) NUnit
4 3 (2.61%) Subversion
4 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.74%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.74%) Maven
5 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.87%) Ant
6 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.87%) JIRA
6 1 (0.87%) JUnit
6 1 (0.87%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.87%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (29.57%) Finance
2 13 (11.30%) Retail
3 9 (7.83%) Automotive
4 6 (5.22%) Marketing
5 5 (4.35%) Banking
5 5 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.87%) Advertising
7 1 (0.87%) Back Office
7 1 (0.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.87%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 59 (51.30%) Developer
2 24 (20.87%) J2EE Developer
3 21 (18.26%) Java Developer
4 16 (13.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 13 (11.30%) Analyst
6 12 (10.43%) SQL Developer
7 11 (9.57%) Architect
8 10 (8.70%) .NET Developer
9 7 (6.09%) Angular Developer
9 7 (6.09%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (6.09%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.09%) DBA
9 7 (6.09%) SQL DBA
9 7 (6.09%) WebSphere Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Applications Support
10 6 (5.22%) HTML Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (5.22%) QlikView Developer
11 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.70%) Web Services
2 31 (26.96%) J2EE
3 26 (22.61%) .NET
4 24 (20.87%) SOAP
4 24 (20.87%) XML
5 23 (20.00%) HTML
5 23 (20.00%) HTML5
6 18 (15.65%) AngularJS
6 18 (15.65%) REST
7 17 (14.78%) JSF
8 16 (13.91%) .NET Framework
8 16 (13.91%) TopLink
9 14 (12.17%) COM
10 13 (11.30%) PrimeFaces
11 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET
11 10 (8.70%) Java EE
12 7 (6.09%) Entity Framework
13 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (5.22%) jQuery
13 6 (5.22%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.35%) Statistics
3 4 (3.48%) Clustering
3 4 (3.48%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.48%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.61%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.74%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.74%) NHS
5 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.04%) Windows
2 17 (14.78%) Windows Server
3 11 (9.57%) zOS
4 6 (5.22%) Linux
5 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.61%) Unix
7 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.26%) TDD
3 20 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (13.04%) CRM
5 14 (12.17%) Document Management
6 13 (11.30%) Case Management
6 13 (11.30%) Data Management
7 9 (7.83%) ITIL
7 9 (7.83%) MVC
8 7 (6.09%) High Availability
8 7 (6.09%) Web Development
9 6 (5.22%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.35%) Database Mirroring
10 5 (4.35%) Project Management
10 5 (4.35%) Test Scripting
10 5 (4.35%) Time Management
11 4 (3.48%) B2C
11 4 (3.48%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (3.48%) ITSM
11 4 (3.48%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (49.57%) SQL
2 29 (25.22%) Java
3 22 (19.13%) C#
4 13 (11.30%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.22%) VBA
6 5 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.48%) VB
8 2 (1.74%) COBOL
8 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.74%) SQR
8 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.87%) Groovy
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) CCNA
2 2 (1.74%) CCNP
2 2 (1.74%) CISA
2 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.74%) CISM
2 2 (1.74%) CISSP
3 1 (0.87%) CCDA
3 1 (0.87%) GSEC
3 1 (0.87%) HND
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.87%) MCP
3 1 (0.87%) MCSE
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.35%) SLA
3 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.87%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) SCCM
2 2 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.74%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.74%) SCOM
2 2 (1.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.87%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.65%) Oracle
3 16 (13.91%) Cisco
3 16 (13.91%) SAP
4 15 (13.04%) Infor
4 15 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (11.30%) VMware
6 10 (8.70%) HP
7 9 (7.83%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.48%) SunGard
9 3 (2.61%) NetApp
10 2 (1.74%) Dell
10 2 (1.74%) IBM
10 2 (1.74%) Samsung
10 2 (1.74%) Tandberg
11 1 (0.87%) Altiris
11 1 (0.87%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.87%) Rally
11 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.87%) RedGate
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