The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 17 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 29.31% - 5.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -
SQL Server
Hertfordshire

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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 29.31% 22.11% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 5
Median daily rate £420 £436 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.55% +20.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) SDLC
3 10 (43.48%) Retail
4 9 (39.13%) JIRA
4 9 (39.13%) QA
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
4 9 (39.13%) Zephyr
4 9 (39.13%) V-Model
4 9 (39.13%) Confluence
5 8 (34.78%) Project Management
5 8 (34.78%) Change Management
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Virtual Team
7 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) JMeter
8 4 (17.39%) SLA
8 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (17.39%) Citrix
8 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
8 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 9 (39.13%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (13.04%) QlikView
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) JIRA
1 9 (39.13%) Zephyr
2 4 (17.39%) JMeter
2 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (43.48%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) QA Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Test Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Test Manager
4 3 (13.04%) DBA
4 3 (13.04%) Functional QA Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) QlikView Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) MSMQ
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Virtual Team
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) CentOS
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) SDLC
2 9 (39.13%) V-Model
3 8 (34.78%) Change Management
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
4 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Project Governance
7 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.35%) DevOps
8 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) High Availability
8 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
2 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.04%) 3PAR
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) JDA
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) RedGate