The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 34 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.26% 15.14% 22.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.09% 43.68% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 24
Median daily rate £400 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £493
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 £32.66 £21.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+55.50% -26.95%
SQL Server
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
113 87 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 30.79% 34.66% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 46 37
Median daily rate £395 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.03% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £281 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SQL Server
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling - 7 £378 -
Tunbridge Wells -3 5 £413 +8.55% 4
Stansted - 2 - - 1
Westerham - 1 £250 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 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 Kent region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 48 (55.17%) SQL
2 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
3 36 (41.38%) C#
3 36 (41.38%) .NET
4 28 (32.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (24.14%) HTML
6 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
6 20 (22.99%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (22.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (22.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (21.84%) T-SQL
8 18 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (19.54%) MVC
10 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET
10 15 (17.24%) CSS
11 13 (14.94%) Finance
11 13 (14.94%) Migration
12 12 (13.79%) Subversion
12 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
12 12 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (13.79%) WCF
13 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (11.49%) Degree
14 10 (11.49%) jQuery
14 10 (11.49%) ETL
15 9 (10.34%) VB
15 9 (10.34%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 6 (6.90%) JBoss
2 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.15%) SAS
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) ResourceLink
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) IaaS
1 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (6.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
1 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (22.99%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (22.99%) SQL Server 2012
2 20 (22.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database
7 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (6.90%) MySQL
8 3 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.30%) DTS
9 2 (2.30%) OLTP
9 2 (2.30%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.15%) Data Mart
10 1 (1.15%) MS Access
10 1 (1.15%) QlikView
10 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Subversion
1 12 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.30%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.30%) Selenium
5 1 (1.15%) Moq
5 1 (1.15%) MSTest
5 1 (1.15%) NUnit
5 1 (1.15%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.15%) Xcode
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Legal
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Advertising
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (62.07%) Developer
2 27 (31.03%) SQL Developer
3 20 (22.99%) SQL Server Developer
4 16 (18.39%) .NET Developer
5 13 (14.94%) Analyst
6 12 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 12 (13.79%) HTML Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Consultant
8 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (10.34%) HTML CSS Developer
8 9 (10.34%) SSIS Developer
8 9 (10.34%) SSRS Developer
9 8 (9.20%) Data Analyst
10 7 (8.05%) Java Developer
11 5 (5.75%) Azure Consultant
11 5 (5.75%) Cloud Consultant
11 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Consultant
11 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Developer
11 5 (5.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (41.38%) .NET
2 21 (24.14%) HTML
3 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET
3 15 (17.24%) CSS
4 12 (13.79%) WCF
5 10 (11.49%) jQuery
6 8 (9.20%) XML
7 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
8 6 (6.90%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (6.90%) Entity Framework
8 6 (6.90%) Hibernate
8 6 (6.90%) JSF
8 6 (6.90%) PrimeFaces
9 5 (5.75%) WinForms
9 5 (5.75%) WPF
10 4 (4.60%) DHTML
10 4 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (3.45%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) NHS
3 5 (5.75%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Clustering
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.15%) Economics
6 1 (1.15%) iPad
6 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.15%) Android
3 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (19.54%) MVC
2 13 (14.94%) Migration
3 10 (11.49%) ETL
4 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (6.90%) Scrum
6 5 (5.75%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.75%) ETL Development
6 5 (5.75%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (4.60%) Analytics
7 4 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.45%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.45%) Service Management
8 3 (3.45%) TDD
8 3 (3.45%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.45%) Web Development
9 2 (2.30%) MVVM
9 2 (2.30%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.17%) SQL
2 36 (41.38%) C#
3 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
4 19 (21.84%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.34%) VB
6 8 (9.20%) Java
7 6 (6.90%) VBScript
8 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.15%) Delphi
9 1 (1.15%) PHP
9 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Degree
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.15%) MCTS
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) Cognos
3 2 (2.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.15%) BMC
4 1 (1.15%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.15%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (1.15%) NetApp
4 1 (1.15%) SAP
4 1 (1.15%) VMware
Kent
University of Kent
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Posted: 6 days ago
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