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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 13 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 1 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 7.14% 5.71% 29.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 14.29% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
Median daily rate £375 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.89 £32.10 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +1.90%
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
2 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 14.29% 40.00% 62.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 28
Median daily rate £375 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 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

SQL Server
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) API Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft