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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 8 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 17 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 12.06% 9.49% 8.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.83% 31.71% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
Median daily rate £365 £338 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £284 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £383 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.83 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% +59.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -11.76%

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
24 41 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.02% 29.93% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 8
Median daily rate £300 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £29.17 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.43% +51.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (45.83%) MVC
4 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) XML
5 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 8 (33.33%) HTML
6 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
7 7 (29.17%) C++
7 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
8 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (25.00%) CSS
8 6 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) MFC
8 6 (25.00%) MySQL
8 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (25.00%) Replication
8 6 (25.00%) Validation
8 6 (25.00%) XML Messaging
8 6 (25.00%) Code Coverage
8 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (25.00%) Telerik

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 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) DB2
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) OLAP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
2 5 (20.83%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C++ Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C++ Software Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C++/Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) CRM Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Test Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.17%) E-Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) XML
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (25.00%) CSS
4 6 (25.00%) MFC
4 6 (25.00%) XML Messaging
5 5 (20.83%) WCF
5 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) Ajax
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (8.33%) CSS3
7 2 (8.33%) Middleware
8 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.17%) ATL
8 1 (4.17%) HTML5
8 1 (4.17%) jQuery
8 1 (4.17%) Kendo UI
8 1 (4.17%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
2 6 (25.00%) Replication
3 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.50%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) Informatics
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) AIX
3 3 (12.50%) Android
3 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) MVC
2 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (25.00%) Validation
4 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
4 5 (20.83%) Data Transformation
4 5 (20.83%) SDLC
5 3 (12.50%) Android Development
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
5 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (29.17%) C++
5 6 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Telerik
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) Adobe
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
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