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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 42 59 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 10.10% 10.44% 11.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.62% 38.31% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 46
Median daily rate £350 £375 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £246 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 4
Median hourly rate £33.00 £36.50 £33.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% +10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £35.50 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.13 £37.60 £35.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+47.40% +6.00%
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
106 154 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.48% 27.26% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 83 111
Median daily rate £350 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £293 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £25.58 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.64 £40.35 £35.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -20.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Basildon -9 6 £425 - 1
Chelmsford +10 5 £450 +22.03% 2
Brentwood +7 3 £318 -12.41% 2
Witham - 3 £400 - 1
Harlow - 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £326 -
Colchester -1 1 - - 1
Billericay - 1 - - 1
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 43 (58.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (45.21%) Windows
3 30 (41.10%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (38.36%) MS Excel
4 28 (38.36%) SQL
5 26 (35.62%) Oracle
6 22 (30.14%) SAP
7 20 (27.40%) CRM
7 20 (27.40%) Dynamics CRM
8 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 18 (24.66%) Office 365
9 18 (24.66%) Document Management
9 18 (24.66%) SharePoint
9 18 (24.66%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (23.29%) Finance
10 17 (23.29%) Retail
11 16 (21.92%) Data Management
11 16 (21.92%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (21.92%) Yammer
11 16 (21.92%) Case Management
11 16 (21.92%) Infor
11 16 (21.92%) Skype for Business
12 15 (20.55%) COM
12 15 (20.55%) .NET
13 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (19.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (16.44%) ITIL
14 12 (16.44%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (15.07%) C#
15 11 (15.07%) Windows Server

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 18 (24.66%) BizTalk Server
1 18 (24.66%) SharePoint
2 16 (21.92%) Skype for Business
3 5 (6.85%) IIS
3 5 (6.85%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.37%) Gentran
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (38.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.85%) MS Office
3 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (27.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.48%) SAP BPC
3 2 (2.74%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (2.74%) Sage 200
3 2 (2.74%) Unica
4 1 (1.37%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (1.37%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.37%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (24.66%) Office 365
3 16 (21.92%) Yammer
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.74%) GitHub
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) SAN
2 3 (4.11%) Firewall
2 3 (4.11%) NAS
2 3 (4.11%) VoIP
3 2 (2.74%) DHCP
3 2 (2.74%) DNS
3 2 (2.74%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.74%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.74%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.37%) BGP
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.37%) Extranet
4 1 (1.37%) HSRP
4 1 (1.37%) Internet
4 1 (1.37%) OSPF
4 1 (1.37%) PBX
4 1 (1.37%) SMTP
4 1 (1.37%) VPN
4 1 (1.37%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (16.44%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (13.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (6.85%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.48%) SAP BW
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (4.11%) DB2
8 3 (4.11%) Power BI
8 3 (4.11%) QlikView
9 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.74%) DataStage
9 2 (2.74%) Essbase
9 2 (2.74%) MS Access
9 2 (2.74%) MySQL
9 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) AccuRev
2 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.74%) JUnit
2 2 (2.74%) Xcode
3 1 (1.37%) Subversion
3 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
1 17 (23.29%) Retail
2 6 (8.22%) Advertising
3 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.74%) Automotive
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.37%) Publishing
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Developer
2 23 (31.51%) Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Consultant
3 8 (10.96%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.22%) CRM Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Architect
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) DBA
6 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Security Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Security Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) SQL DBA
6 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Functional Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) .NET
1 15 (20.55%) COM
2 9 (12.33%) HTML
2 9 (12.33%) Web Services
3 7 (9.59%) .NET Framework
3 7 (9.59%) J2EE
3 7 (9.59%) XML
4 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.22%) SOAP
5 5 (6.85%) CSS
5 5 (6.85%) JAX-WS
5 5 (6.85%) JMS
5 5 (6.85%) JPA
5 5 (6.85%) JSON
6 4 (5.48%) REST
7 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.11%) jQuery
7 3 (4.11%) MDX
7 3 (4.11%) RESTful
8 2 (2.74%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.11%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) Statistics
3 3 (4.11%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.74%) Animation
4 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.74%) Clustering
4 2 (2.74%) iPhone
4 2 (2.74%) Life Science
4 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.74%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.37%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.21%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Windows Server
3 10 (13.70%) Linux
4 7 (9.59%) Unix
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.37%) AIX
8 1 (1.37%) Android
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.37%) Solaris
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (27.40%) CRM
3 18 (24.66%) Document Management
4 16 (21.92%) Case Management
4 16 (21.92%) Data Management
5 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.44%) ITIL
7 7 (9.59%) ETL
7 7 (9.59%) Project Management
8 6 (8.22%) User Stories
9 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.48%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.48%) ITSM
9 4 (5.48%) MVC
9 4 (5.48%) Release Management
9 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.11%) Change Management
10 3 (4.11%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.11%) Migration
10 3 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) SQL
2 11 (15.07%) C#
3 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.33%) Java
5 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.11%) VB
6 2 (2.74%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.74%) C++
6 2 (2.74%) COBOL
6 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.74%) PHP
6 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) VBA
7 1 (1.37%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) CISA
2 4 (5.48%) CISM
2 4 (5.48%) CISSP
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.74%) MCSA
3 2 (2.74%) MOS
3 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) CCDA
4 1 (1.37%) CCNA
4 1 (1.37%) CCNP
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.37%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.37%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.37%) PowerCLI
2 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (58.90%) Microsoft
2 26 (35.62%) Oracle
3 22 (30.14%) SAP
4 16 (21.92%) Infor
4 16 (21.92%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (8.22%) IBM
5 6 (8.22%) VMware
6 5 (6.85%) Cisco
7 2 (2.74%) Adobe
7 2 (2.74%) EMC
7 2 (2.74%) NetApp
7 2 (2.74%) Sage
7 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.74%) Teradata
8 1 (1.37%) F5
8 1 (1.37%) Google
8 1 (1.37%) Huawei
8 1 (1.37%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (1.37%) Mapbox
8 1 (1.37%) Samsung
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