The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 13 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.56% 8.40% 12.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.09% 28.21% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 15
Median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £284 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £383 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.25%
SQL Server
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 16.18% 29.77% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 20
Median daily rate £410 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.60% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 12 (54.55%) Linux
5 9 (40.91%) XML
5 9 (40.91%) .NET
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) MVC
6 8 (36.36%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 7 (31.82%) Client/Server
7 7 (31.82%) C++
7 7 (31.82%) Replication
8 6 (27.27%) VMware
8 6 (27.27%) Validation
8 6 (27.27%) XML Messaging
8 6 (27.27%) Telerik
8 6 (27.27%) Java
8 6 (27.27%) MFC
8 6 (27.27%) MySQL
8 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
8 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
8 6 (27.27%) LAN
8 6 (27.27%) Code Coverage
8 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (22.73%) Data Transformation

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.55%) MPLS
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) SNMP
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) DB2
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
2 5 (22.73%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Software Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C++ Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C++ Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
1 9 (40.91%) XML
2 6 (27.27%) MFC
2 6 (27.27%) XML Messaging
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) WCF
4 4 (18.18%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.09%) Middleware
7 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.55%) ATL
7 1 (4.55%) CSS3
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5
7 1 (4.55%) jQuery
7 1 (4.55%) Kendo UI
7 1 (4.55%) Qt
7 1 (4.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Client/Server
1 7 (31.82%) Replication
2 3 (13.64%) SWIFT
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.55%) Informatics
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) AIX
5 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Android
6 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) MVC
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) Code Coverage
3 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (27.27%) Validation
4 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 5 (22.73%) Data Transformation
4 5 (22.73%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Android Development
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Direct Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.55%) C
7 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Telerik
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) Adobe
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec
6 1 (4.55%) Acronis
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.55%) Sophos