The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 11 19
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea - 7.41% 5.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 20.00% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £320 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
SQL Server
Essex

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 Southend-on-Sea region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southend-on-Sea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 10 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 21.95% 37.04% 67.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 38
Average daily rate £565 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.37% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £320 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £403 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Southend-on-Sea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea