Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 10 December 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 (MS SQL)
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 2 29
Rank change year-on-year -9 +27 -8
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 12 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 21.05% 31.25% 8.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.38% 78.95% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 4
Andover median daily rate £395 £425 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +24.09% -10.16%
10th Percentile £325 £363 £318
90th Percentile £464 £480 £375
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +3.66%

SQL Server 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 29 19 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 50.88% 39.58% 44.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 22
Andover median daily rate £381 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.29% +13.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £318 £363 £313
90th Percentile £459 £480 £465
Hampshire median daily rate £460 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +16.46% +5.33% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 - £22.50
10th Percentile £47.50 - £18.75
90th Percentile £52.50 - £26.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +5.76%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Andover

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Andover

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Andover over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Andover

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 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.

1 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (41.67%) Release Management
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System

SQL Server
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) PuTTY
2 2 (16.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BusinessObjects Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (33.33%) React
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) NHS
1 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Release Management
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) API Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) F#
5 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Dovecot
1 4 (33.33%) Postfix
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 2 (16.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) F5
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Software AG
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) webMethods
5 1 (8.33%) SAP