The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.75% 16.28% 8.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 58.33% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 0
Median daily rate £425 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £29.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.77% +31.11%
SQL Server
Hampshire

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 Farnborough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 22.50% 27.91% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 14
Median daily rate £425 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Farnborough 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 Farnborough

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Build and Release Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Build Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Storage Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Release Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) IBM