The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 26.09% 4.35% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 80.00% 30.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Median daily rate £383 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -2.17%
SQL Server
London

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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 32.61% 14.49% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 3
Median daily rate £425 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) .NET
4 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
4 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
5 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
5 10 (35.71%) MVC
5 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (28.57%) JSON
7 8 (28.57%) jQuery
7 8 (28.57%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (28.57%) RESTful
7 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 6 (21.43%) Biml
9 6 (21.43%) SSDT
9 6 (21.43%) SDLC
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle
10 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.86%) Refactoring
11 4 (14.29%) VB6
11 4 (14.29%) Cognos

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Academy Housing
1 3 (10.71%) arcHouse
1 3 (10.71%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (21.43%) Biml
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) SSDT
4 4 (14.29%) Power BI
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.57%) MySQL
6 1 (3.57%) OLAP
6 1 (3.57%) OLTP
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (21.43%) SSIS Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) DBA
7 2 (7.14%) Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Cognos Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) MySQL DBA
8 1 (3.57%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (28.57%) jQuery
4 8 (28.57%) JSON
4 8 (28.57%) RESTful
4 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (7.14%) Node.js
5 2 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) MVC
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) SDLC
4 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.86%) Refactoring
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Workflow
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL
7 1 (3.57%) Microservices
7 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
3 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) VB
5 4 (14.29%) VB6
6 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Cognos
3 3 (10.71%) Capita
3 3 (10.71%) Civica
3 3 (10.71%) Northgate
3 3 (10.71%) Orchard
4 2 (7.14%) Tableau
5 1 (3.57%) hybris