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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 37 54 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.44% 10.40% 9.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.78% 40.00% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 26
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Median hourly rate £33.00 £38.50 £28.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £36.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.13 £60.20 £35.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -10.00%

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
93 135 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.72% 26.01% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 91 46
Median daily rate £420 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £56.00 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +59.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £38.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £63.00 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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
Basildon -5 10 £375 -
Chelmsford +2 4 £475 +46.15% 3
Brentwood 0 2 £375 +63.04% 2
Harlow - 2 - - 1
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
2 30 (44.78%) SQL
3 28 (41.79%) Windows
4 27 (40.30%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (38.81%) Oracle
6 23 (34.33%) MS Excel
7 19 (28.36%) SAP
8 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (22.39%) Dynamics CRM
9 15 (22.39%) .NET
9 15 (22.39%) CRM
10 14 (20.90%) Finance
11 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
11 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (19.40%) Document Management
11 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (17.91%) Retail
12 12 (17.91%) C#
12 12 (17.91%) SharePoint
12 12 (17.91%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (17.91%) Office 365
13 11 (16.42%) Skype for Business
13 11 (16.42%) Yammer
13 11 (16.42%) Case Management
13 11 (16.42%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (16.42%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (16.42%) Linux
13 11 (16.42%) COM
13 11 (16.42%) Java
13 11 (16.42%) Data Management

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 12 (17.91%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (17.91%) SharePoint
2 11 (16.42%) Skype for Business
3 5 (7.46%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.48%) IIS
4 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.49%) Gentran
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (34.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
2 3 (4.48%) MS Project
3 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (8.96%) SAP BPC
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (2.99%) SAP MII
3 2 (2.99%) Unica
4 1 (1.49%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (1.49%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.49%) Sage 200
4 1 (1.49%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (17.91%) Office 365
3 11 (16.42%) Yammer
4 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.99%) GitHub
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) SAN
2 3 (4.48%) NAS
3 2 (2.99%) DHCP
3 2 (2.99%) DNS
3 2 (2.99%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.99%) Firewall
3 2 (2.99%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.99%) VoIP
4 1 (1.49%) BGP
4 1 (1.49%) HSRP
4 1 (1.49%) Internet
4 1 (1.49%) OSPF
4 1 (1.49%) SMTP
4 1 (1.49%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (16.42%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (10.45%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.96%) SAP BW
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (5.97%) DataStage
5 4 (5.97%) DB2
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.48%) MaxDB
6 3 (4.48%) Power BI
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.99%) MySQL
8 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.49%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) AccuRev
2 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.99%) JUnit
2 2 (2.99%) NWDI
2 2 (2.99%) Xcode
3 1 (1.49%) Subversion
3 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Retail
3 6 (8.96%) Advertising
4 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Analyst
2 21 (31.34%) Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Consultant
4 9 (13.43%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) CRM Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Security Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Security Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Architect
7 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) DBA
7 4 (5.97%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.97%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.48%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.39%) .NET
2 11 (16.42%) COM
3 10 (14.93%) HTML
4 8 (11.94%) Web Services
4 8 (11.94%) XML
5 7 (10.45%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.96%) CSS
6 6 (8.96%) J2EE
6 6 (8.96%) JSON
6 6 (8.96%) SOAP
7 5 (7.46%) JAX-WS
7 5 (7.46%) JMS
7 5 (7.46%) JPA
8 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.48%) HTML5
8 3 (4.48%) jQuery
8 3 (4.48%) REST
8 3 (4.48%) RESTful
8 3 (4.48%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.48%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) Animation
4 2 (2.99%) Clustering
4 2 (2.99%) iPhone
4 2 (2.99%) Life Science
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) Reinsurance
4 2 (2.99%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) PKI
5 1 (1.49%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.79%) Windows
2 11 (16.42%) Linux
3 9 (13.43%) Unix
3 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) Solaris
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.49%) AIX
6 1 (1.49%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.39%) CRM
4 13 (19.40%) Document Management
5 11 (16.42%) Case Management
5 11 (16.42%) Data Management
6 8 (11.94%) ITIL
7 7 (10.45%) ETL
8 6 (8.96%) Data Protection
8 6 (8.96%) User Stories
9 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.46%) MVC
9 5 (7.46%) Project Management
10 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
11 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
11 3 (4.48%) Database Tuning
11 3 (4.48%) Migration
11 3 (4.48%) System Testing
11 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.78%) SQL
2 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.91%) C#
4 11 (16.42%) Java
5 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.99%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.99%) C++
6 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.99%) PHP
6 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.49%) C
7 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.49%) VB
7 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.49%) VBA
7 1 (1.49%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) CISA
2 6 (8.96%) CISM
2 6 (8.96%) CISSP
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.48%) BC Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) MCSA
5 2 (2.99%) MOS
5 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.49%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.49%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP SIM
1 1 (1.49%) PowerCLI
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
1 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
2 26 (38.81%) Oracle
3 19 (28.36%) SAP
4 11 (16.42%) Infor
4 11 (16.42%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (10.45%) IBM
6 5 (7.46%) VMware
7 4 (5.97%) Teradata
8 2 (2.99%) Adobe
8 2 (2.99%) EMC
8 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.99%) Sybase
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco
9 1 (1.49%) CODA
9 1 (1.49%) Cognos
9 1 (1.49%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.49%) Juniper
9 1 (1.49%) NetApp
9 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.49%) Sage
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