The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 9 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 14.75% 24.05% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.00% 73.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 0
Median daily rate £428 £449 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+46.06% -23.27%
SQL Server
West Sussex

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 Gatwick region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.67% 32.91% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 1
Median daily rate £365 £400 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +81.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -23.07%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gatwick 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 Gatwick

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 8 (61.54%) SQL
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
3 6 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (38.46%) Case Management
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) MCP
4 5 (38.46%) Service Management
4 5 (38.46%) Law
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Workflow
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Migration
7 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) ADSL
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) IPsec
1 1 (7.69%) PBX
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 5 (38.46%) Case Management
2 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) API Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCP
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos
2 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
2 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Panasonic
2 1 (7.69%) VMware