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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 7.50% 1.33% 8.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 85.71% 5.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -27.58%
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
7 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 8.75% 26.67% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 3
Median daily rate £450 £449 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.16% -5.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

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 28 May 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 28 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Zephyr
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) V-Model
3 4 (40.00%) RedGate
3 4 (40.00%) Confluence
3 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Clustering
4 3 (30.00%) JDA
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware

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 4 (40.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (10.00%) JMeter
2 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DBA
1 4 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Functional QA Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (40.00%) V-Model
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) RedGate
2 3 (30.00%) JDA
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £420 per day
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