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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 18 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 23.38% - 3.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 2
Median daily rate £423 - £355
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 - £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £359
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 £32.66 £23.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+38.95% -1.05%
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
18 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 23.38% 27.96% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 2
Median daily rate £425 £430 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +21.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

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 1 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 15 (65.22%) 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 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (30.43%) Project Management
5 7 (30.43%) Change Management
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
7 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Virtual Team
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (17.39%) RedGate
8 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development

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%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (13.04%) QlikView
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 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%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) DBA
2 5 (21.74%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) QA Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
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%) Functional QA Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) QlikView Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) 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 4 (17.39%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) CentOS
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) SDLC
2 9 (39.13%) V-Model
3 7 (30.43%) Change Management
3 7 (30.43%) 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%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) Project Governance
8 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.35%) DevOps
8 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
2 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
2 4 (17.39%) RedGate
3 3 (13.04%) JDA
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) VMware