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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 2.33% 2.00% 14.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 100.00% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £375 £370 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +12.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+37.57% +6.00%
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
1 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 2.33% 2.00% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £375 £370 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +28.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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
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 8 December 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) JIRA
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) Zephyr
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) V-Model
4 3 (27.27%) Confluence
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
5 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
5 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
5 2 (18.18%) CentOS
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat

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 3 (27.27%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) Zephyr
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) JSP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) V-Model
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
3 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix