Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 22 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2016 17 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 22.67% 6.10% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.13% 15.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
Andover median daily rate £350 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £378 £400 -
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

SQL Server 2016 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 32 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 42.67% 40.24% 46.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 14
Andover median daily rate £381 £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.31% +14.48% +26.09%
10th Percentile £322 £325 £302
90th Percentile £449 £525 £464
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.25 £42.50 £40.28
% change year-on-year +4.12% +5.52% +79.00%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Andover

SQL Server 2016
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2016 in Andover

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2016 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) Ant
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) Software AG
1 17 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 17 (100.00%) webMethods
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
1 17 (100.00%) F#
1 17 (100.00%) TestNG
1 17 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 17 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 17 (100.00%) API Testing
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (94.12%) HP ALM
2 16 (94.12%) System Integration Testing
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database
2 16 (94.12%) PuTTY
2 16 (94.12%) WinSCP
2 16 (94.12%) Test Automation
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (94.12%) vSphere
2 16 (94.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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:

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) PuTTY
1 16 (94.12%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Ant
1 17 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 17 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
1 17 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 17 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 17 (100.00%) TestNG
2 12 (70.59%) LoadRunner
3 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Test Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (29.41%) Test Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Python Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (94.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) API Testing
2 16 (94.12%) System Integration Testing
2 16 (94.12%) Test Automation
3 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (88.24%) DevOps
3 15 (88.24%) Scrum
4 13 (76.47%) Kanban
5 12 (70.59%) Performance Testing
5 12 (70.59%) Test Strategy
6 11 (64.71%) Defect Tracking
7 9 (52.94%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (11.76%) BDD
8 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) F#
2 15 (88.24%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) SC Cleared
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) ISEB
2 13 (76.47%) ISEB Practitioner
2 13 (76.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (94.12%) HP ALM
2 2 (11.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) Software AG
1 17 (100.00%) webMethods
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Red Hat
2 16 (94.12%) VMware