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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 10 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 41.67% 57.89% 18.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.43% 78.57% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £338 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -1.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £29.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +32.22%
SQL Server
Kent

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
14 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 58.33% 73.68% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Median daily rate £313 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%

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
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 31 August 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
4 7 (70.00%) Front End Development
4 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Subversion
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (10.00%) WPF
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (10.00%) DHTML
7 1 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Infragistics
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) WinForms

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET
6 1 (10.00%) DHTML
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) WinForms
6 1 (10.00%) WPF
6 1 (10.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Infragistics
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft