The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 20 19 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 146 161 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.41% 7.61% 5.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.87% 38.33% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 104 62
Median daily rate £338 £350 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.04% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
+38.95% -3.58%
SQL Server
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
431 420 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.88% 19.86% 19.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 290 249
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 9
Median hourly rate £44.50 £19.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.20% -62.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £10.00 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £22.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -8.33%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Winchester +11 24 £340 -0.72% 8
Basingstoke -3 14 £331 -11.66% 9
Southampton -8 13 £300 -5.51% 23
Hook +5 11 £321 -6.35%
Andover -12 11 £343 -3.85% 2
Portsmouth -8 8 £319 -3.40% 8
Havant +2 5 £350 -21.79% 5
Fareham -6 5 £275 -11.29% 12
Gosport -13 2 £487 +8.22%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 196 (63.84%) SQL
2 113 (36.81%) Microsoft
3 112 (36.48%) .NET
4 104 (33.88%) Windows
5 97 (31.60%) C#
5 97 (31.60%) Security Cleared
6 92 (29.97%) Oracle
7 91 (29.64%) JavaScript
8 78 (25.41%) CSS
9 71 (23.13%) Active Directory
9 71 (23.13%) SC Cleared
10 68 (22.15%) ASP.NET
11 67 (21.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 66 (21.50%) jQuery
13 65 (21.17%) HTML
14 63 (20.52%) T-SQL
15 56 (18.24%) VMware
16 52 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
16 52 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
17 51 (16.61%) MVC
17 51 (16.61%) VB
17 51 (16.61%) Visual Studio
18 50 (16.29%) PowerShell
19 49 (15.96%) MS Excel
19 49 (15.96%) SharePoint
20 48 (15.64%) Web Services
21 47 (15.31%) IIS
21 47 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
21 47 (15.31%) Windows Server
22 46 (14.98%) PL/SQL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 49 (15.96%) SharePoint
2 47 (15.31%) IIS
3 17 (5.54%) WebLogic
4 14 (4.56%) CMS
5 10 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.93%) MS Exchange
6 9 (2.93%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (2.61%) JBoss
8 7 (2.28%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.63%) Apache
9 5 (1.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.98%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (15.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.93%) MS Office
3 4 (1.30%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.93%) Office 365
3 5 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.65%) Force.com
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.77%) DNS
2 25 (8.14%) DHCP
3 23 (7.49%) Firewall
4 22 (7.17%) SAN
5 9 (2.93%) SNMP
6 8 (2.61%) IPsec
6 8 (2.61%) IPv6
6 8 (2.61%) WAN
7 7 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (2.28%) LAN
7 7 (2.28%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.95%) IPv4
9 5 (1.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (1.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (1.63%) HTTP
9 5 (1.63%) Network Security
9 5 (1.63%) VoIP
10 4 (1.30%) NAS
11 3 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.98%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (21.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 37 (12.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (10.42%) Oracle Database
4 27 (8.79%) Relational Database
4 27 (8.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (7.82%) MongoDB
7 21 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (4.89%) MS Access
10 14 (4.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (3.91%) NoSQL
12 11 (3.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (3.26%) Oracle Database 12c
13 10 (3.26%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (2.28%) InterSystems Cache
15 6 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (1.30%) DB2
16 4 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 51 (16.61%) Visual Studio
2 25 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (7.49%) Subversion
4 19 (6.19%) Selenium
5 10 (3.26%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.26%) SpecFlow
6 9 (2.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 9 (2.93%) JIRA
7 8 (2.61%) Git (software)
8 7 (2.28%) Jasmine
8 7 (2.28%) MSI
9 6 (1.95%) JMeter
10 5 (1.63%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.63%) Hudson
10 5 (1.63%) JUnit
10 5 (1.63%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.30%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.30%) Gradle
11 4 (1.30%) NUnit
11 4 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (5.86%) Finance
2 15 (4.89%) Military
3 5 (1.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.98%) Publishing
5 2 (0.65%) Advertising
5 2 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.33%) Local Government
6 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 154 (50.16%) Developer
2 50 (16.29%) .NET Developer
3 33 (10.75%) DBA
4 32 (10.42%) SQL Developer
5 25 (8.14%) ASP Developer
6 22 (7.17%) SQL DBA
7 21 (6.84%) Analyst
8 19 (6.19%) Classic ASP Developer
9 18 (5.86%) C# Developer
10 14 (4.56%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (4.56%) VB Developer
11 13 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.23%) VB6 Developer
12 12 (3.91%) SharePoint Developer
12 12 (3.91%) SQL Server DBA
13 11 (3.58%) Integration Engineer
13 11 (3.58%) Network Engineer
13 11 (3.58%) SQL Server Developer
13 11 (3.58%) Wintel Engineer
14 10 (3.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (36.48%) .NET
2 78 (25.41%) CSS
3 68 (22.15%) ASP.NET
4 66 (21.50%) jQuery
5 65 (21.17%) HTML
6 48 (15.64%) Web Services
7 40 (13.03%) XML
8 32 (10.42%) HTML5
9 29 (9.45%) Classic ASP
10 27 (8.79%) Entity Framework
11 26 (8.47%) DCOM
12 25 (8.14%) .NET Framework
12 25 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (6.51%) CSS3
14 19 (6.19%) WCF
15 16 (5.21%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (5.21%) XHTML
16 15 (4.89%) KnockoutJS
16 15 (4.89%) React
17 14 (4.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.84%) Clustering
2 18 (5.86%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.56%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.26%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.93%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.93%) Replication
6 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.95%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.98%) Statistics
8 2 (0.65%) Mechatronics
8 2 (0.65%) User Experience
9 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.33%) DataPower
9 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.33%) PKI
9 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) RIA
9 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 104 (33.88%) Windows
2 52 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (15.31%) Windows Server
3 47 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (10.42%) Linux
5 14 (4.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (4.56%) Unix
6 9 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.63%) Solaris
8 4 (1.30%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.30%) HPUX
8 4 (1.30%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.30%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.98%) Android
10 1 (0.33%) CentOS
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (16.61%) MVC
3 43 (14.01%) Web Development
4 37 (12.05%) ITIL
5 33 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (10.75%) Scrum
6 25 (8.14%) Unit Testing
6 25 (8.14%) Waterfall
7 24 (7.82%) Kanban
8 23 (7.49%) Change Control
9 22 (7.17%) SDLC
10 20 (6.51%) Configuration Management
10 20 (6.51%) Migration
11 13 (4.23%) Content Management
12 12 (3.91%) Change Management
13 11 (3.58%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (3.58%) High Availability
14 10 (3.26%) Service Design
15 9 (2.93%) OWASP
15 9 (2.93%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 196 (63.84%) SQL
2 97 (31.60%) C#
3 91 (29.64%) JavaScript
4 63 (20.52%) T-SQL
5 51 (16.61%) VB
6 50 (16.29%) PowerShell
7 46 (14.98%) PL/SQL
8 30 (9.77%) VB6
9 26 (8.47%) VBScript
10 24 (7.82%) VB.NET
11 22 (7.17%) Java
12 17 (5.54%) VBA
13 14 (4.56%) C
13 14 (4.56%) TypeScript
14 13 (4.23%) Perl
15 7 (2.28%) Tcl
16 4 (1.30%) Jython
16 4 (1.30%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.98%) C++
17 3 (0.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 97 (31.60%) Security Cleared
2 71 (23.13%) SC Cleared
3 29 (9.45%) DV Cleared
4 18 (5.86%) Degree
5 13 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.28%) MCSE
7 5 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.30%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.98%) MCSD
10 2 (0.65%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.65%) HND
11 1 (0.33%) CCNA
11 1 (0.33%) CCNP
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.33%) ISEB
11 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.33%) MCAD
11 1 (0.33%) OCP
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.56%) SLA
2 5 (1.63%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 71 (23.13%) Active Directory
2 42 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.14%) vSphere
4 21 (6.84%) XenApp
5 13 (4.23%) Terminal Services
6 12 (3.91%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (2.28%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.63%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.63%) XenServer
9 3 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.91%) Netcool
1 12 (3.91%) SCCM
1 12 (3.91%) Tivoli
2 10 (3.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (2.93%) Microsoft Clustering
3 9 (2.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (2.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (2.61%) Data Guard
5 7 (2.28%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.28%) SCOM
6 5 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (1.63%) WhatsUp Gold
6 5 (1.63%) WSUS
7 4 (1.30%) HP UCMDB
7 4 (1.30%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Flashback
8 2 (0.65%) Puppet
9 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 113 (36.81%) Microsoft
2 92 (29.97%) Oracle
3 56 (18.24%) VMware
4 36 (11.73%) Citrix
5 28 (9.12%) HP
6 21 (6.84%) Cisco
7 13 (4.23%) F5
8 11 (3.58%) Intel Security
8 11 (3.58%) Symantec
9 10 (3.26%) Lumension
9 10 (3.26%) Remedy
9 10 (3.26%) Telerik
10 9 (2.93%) Sitecore
11 8 (2.61%) IBM
11 8 (2.61%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.28%) Blue Coat
12 7 (2.28%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.28%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.28%) Splunk
13 6 (1.95%) Aruba
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 8 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Hampshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Southampton Solent University
Rate: £55,389 - £58,754 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Revolution Technology
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago