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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 20 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.41% 3.33% 2.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.77% 33.33% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £319 £330 £775
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -57.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.45% -7.00%
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
26 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.57% 10.00% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 14
Median daily rate £288 £340 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.44% -32.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) .NET
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) DHCP
4 6 (33.33%) Symantec
4 6 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 6 (33.33%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (27.78%) Security Patching
5 5 (27.78%) F5
5 5 (27.78%) Acronis
5 5 (27.78%) JSP 440
5 5 (27.78%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (27.78%) SCCM
5 5 (27.78%) SCOM
5 5 (27.78%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
5 5 (27.78%) Intel Security
5 5 (27.78%) Firewall
5 5 (27.78%) WSUS
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) SNMP
5 5 (27.78%) LAN
5 5 (27.78%) VoIP

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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DHCP
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) SNMP
2 5 (27.78%) VoIP
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) DBA
4 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Integration Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Report Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Server Support
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) WPF
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
1 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Security Patching
2 5 (27.78%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) MVVM
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
2 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 5 (27.78%) SCOM
2 5 (27.78%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (27.78%) WSUS
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Symantec
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Acronis
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) Intel Security
4 3 (16.67%) Telerik
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Sophos
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