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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 32 41 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.09% 14.86% 19.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.96% 44.09% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 21
Median daily rate £435 £338 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £319 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £390 £425
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 £32.58 £23.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.11% -7.00%
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
89 93 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 28.08% 33.70% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 50 30
Median daily rate £434 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.59% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
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 £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 - 5 £378 - 1
Tonbridge - 3 £460 - 4
Tunbridge Wells -2 2 £413 +13.01% 2
Maidstone -4 1 £375 +9.09% 2
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 52 (60.47%) SQL
2 38 (44.19%) C#
3 34 (39.53%) .NET
4 33 (38.37%) Microsoft
5 28 (32.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (22.09%) HTML
8 19 (22.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
9 18 (20.93%) Finance
10 17 (19.77%) T-SQL
11 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (17.44%) MVC
12 14 (16.28%) CSS
12 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
14 12 (13.95%) Degree
15 11 (12.79%) WCF
15 11 (12.79%) PowerShell
15 11 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (12.79%) ETL
16 10 (11.63%) Subversion
16 10 (11.63%) Migration
17 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
17 9 (10.47%) jQuery
17 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2014

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 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.81%) JBoss
3 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.16%) SAS
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.16%) ResourceLink
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) IaaS
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (6.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
1 1 (1.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (22.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database
9 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (5.81%) MySQL
11 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (2.33%) DTS
12 2 (2.33%) PerformancePoint
12 2 (2.33%) QlikView
13 1 (1.16%) PowerPivot
13 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.16%) SAP BI
13 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (11.63%) Subversion
3 6 (6.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.33%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.33%) Selenium
6 1 (1.16%) Moq
6 1 (1.16%) MSTest
6 1 (1.16%) NUnit
6 1 (1.16%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.16%) Xcode
General
1 18 (20.93%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Legal
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (48.84%) Developer
2 18 (20.93%) SQL Developer
3 14 (16.28%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Developer
4 13 (15.12%) Analyst
4 13 (15.12%) DBA
4 13 (15.12%) SQL DBA
5 10 (11.63%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Consultant
5 10 (11.63%) HTML Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Data Analyst
6 9 (10.47%) SQL Server DBA
7 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (8.14%) SSIS Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Senior DBA
8 6 (6.98%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.53%) .NET
2 19 (22.09%) HTML
3 14 (16.28%) CSS
4 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
5 11 (12.79%) WCF
6 9 (10.47%) jQuery
7 7 (8.14%) AngularJS
8 6 (6.98%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.98%) Entity Framework
9 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (5.81%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.81%) JSF
9 5 (5.81%) PrimeFaces
10 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (4.65%) WinForms
10 4 (4.65%) XML
11 3 (3.49%) DHTML
11 3 (3.49%) WPF
12 2 (2.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.14%) Clustering
3 5 (5.81%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.65%) NHS
4 4 (4.65%) Replication
5 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.16%) Economics
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.16%) Informatics
7 1 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (1.16%) iSeries
7 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.16%) Physics
7 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.16%) Android
3 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (17.44%) MVC
2 13 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (12.79%) ETL
4 10 (11.63%) Migration
5 7 (8.14%) High Availability
6 5 (5.81%) Analytics
6 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.81%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.65%) ETL Development
7 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.49%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.49%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (3.49%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.49%) Investment Management
8 3 (3.49%) Scrum
8 3 (3.49%) Service Management
8 3 (3.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (60.47%) SQL
2 38 (44.19%) C#
3 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 17 (19.77%) T-SQL
5 11 (12.79%) PowerShell
6 8 (9.30%) VB
7 7 (8.14%) Java
8 4 (4.65%) VBScript
9 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.16%) PHP
10 1 (1.16%) RPG
10 1 (1.16%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) COBIT
1 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (38.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.30%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) SAP
4 2 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.16%) BMC
5 1 (1.16%) Cognos
5 1 (1.16%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.16%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.16%) NetApp
5 1 (1.16%) Remedy
5 1 (1.16%) Tableau
5 1 (1.16%) VMware
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