Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 3 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13 +2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 17 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 25.76% 24.49% 19.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.13% 66.67% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 7
Andover median daily rate £388 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +21.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £325 £347 £310
90th Percentile £460 £480 £375
Hampshire median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +11.43% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +67.06%

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 32 18 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 48.48% 36.73% 48.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 21
Andover median daily rate £363 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £317 £353 £298
90th Percentile £472 £478 £463
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +59.06%

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 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Andover

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (64.71%) .NET
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
1 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 8 (47.06%) SharePoint
2 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
3 7 (41.18%) webMethods
3 7 (41.18%) Software AG
3 7 (41.18%) HP UFT
3 7 (41.18%) LoadRunner
3 7 (41.18%) HP
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
3 7 (41.18%) F#
3 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
3 7 (41.18%) Performance Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (41.18%) Selenium
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
3 7 (41.18%) SpecFlow
3 7 (41.18%) API Testing
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) Release Management

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 (47.06%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) BIG-IP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) PuTTY
1 4 (23.53%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) HP UFT
1 7 (41.18%) LoadRunner
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle APEX
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
1 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
1 7 (41.18%) SpecFlow
2 5 (29.41%) Ant
2 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
2 5 (29.41%) TestNG
3 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (11.76%) Toad
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.88%) SAP BusinessObjects Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
4 4 (23.53%) React
5 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) NHS
1 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) API Testing
1 7 (41.18%) Performance Testing
1 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
1 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
2 5 (29.41%) Release Management
3 4 (23.53%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
1 7 (41.18%) F#
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 4 (23.53%) TypeScript
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) Dovecot
1 4 (23.53%) Postfix
1 4 (23.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) HAProxy
1 4 (23.53%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
3 7 (41.18%) HP
3 7 (41.18%) Software AG
3 7 (41.18%) webMethods
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) F5
5 4 (23.53%) Juniper
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) SAP