The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 14 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 6 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.00% 4.00% 7.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.58% 17.14% 38.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Median daily rate £350 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -5.35%
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 Middlesex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 35 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.83% 23.33% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 24
Median daily rate £350 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £338 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £48.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +49.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 12 (57.14%) Web Services
2 11 (52.38%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) Legal
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) MVC
3 10 (47.62%) MySQL
3 10 (47.62%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) Spring
4 9 (42.86%) Java EE
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) Mule
4 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 9 (42.86%) Mule ESB
5 5 (23.81%) Unix
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Perl
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) Advertising

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 9 (42.86%) Mule
1 9 (42.86%) Mule ESB
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.52%) Ingres
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) HBase
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (4.76%) Power BI
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Fiddler
2 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (52.38%) Legal
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Advertising
4 2 (9.52%) Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Back Office
5 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (14.29%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) SSIS Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) SSRS Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) Web Services
2 11 (52.38%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) Java EE
3 9 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) .NET
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.52%) JSON
5 2 (9.52%) WinForms
5 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) PlayStation
3 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Unix
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) MVC
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) OOP
6 2 (9.52%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.76%) ETL
7 1 (4.76%) Market Research
7 1 (4.76%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (4.76%) Master Data Management
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) UniBasic
5 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Redback
4 1 (4.76%) Google
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