The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 5 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 22.73% 30.77% 21.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.43% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Median daily rate £375 £285 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -16.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+55.41% -24.93%

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 Maidstone region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 31.82% 30.77% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
Median daily rate £304 £250 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.50% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidstone 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 Maidstone

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Maidstone

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
6 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
7 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
8 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
8 4 (28.57%) HTML
8 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 4 (28.57%) ADO.NET
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (28.57%) WPF
8 4 (28.57%) WinForms
8 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) NUnit
9 3 (21.43%) WCF
9 3 (21.43%) LINQ
9 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 3 (21.43%) ReSharper
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
9 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
9 3 (21.43%) Prototyping

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) Moq
2 3 (21.43%) MSBuild
2 3 (21.43%) NUnit
2 3 (21.43%) ReSharper
3 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# WCF Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# WPF Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior SQL Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 3 (21.43%) WCF Developer
5 3 (21.43%) WinForms Developer
5 3 (21.43%) WPF Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
6 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
7 4 (28.57%) ADO.NET
7 4 (28.57%) HTML
7 4 (28.57%) WinForms
7 4 (28.57%) WPF
8 3 (21.43%) Caliburn.Micro
8 3 (21.43%) LINQ
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 3 (21.43%) WCF
9 2 (14.29%) CSS
9 2 (14.29%) Web Services
10 1 (7.14%) DHTML
10 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) MVVM
3 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VB
7 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Apple
3 1 (7.14%) Infragistics