The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 9.68% 3.39% 11.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 66.67% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £270 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £413 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £413 £258
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.76 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.94% +41.15%
SQL Server
Buckinghamshire

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 High Wycombe region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 9.68% 5.08% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 9
Median daily rate £270 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £413 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £413 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of contract jobs across the High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Kerberos

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) XML Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
1 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft