Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 23 19
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 16 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 29.09% 15.05% 10.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 80.00% 31.82% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 5
Andover median daily rate £425 £343 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.09% -5.52% -9.38%
10th Percentile £348 £308 £288
90th Percentile £479 £375 £455
Hampshire median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.86% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.95% +87.48%

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 20 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 36.36% 47.31% 35.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 17
Andover median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £348 £300 £304
90th Percentile £479 £465 £555
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Andover median hourly rate - £22.50 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.95% +4.99%

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 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Andover

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Andover region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 13 (81.25%) .NET
1 13 (81.25%) Selenium
1 13 (81.25%) F#
1 13 (81.25%) Test Automation
1 13 (81.25%) SpecFlow
2 12 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) Web Services
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (68.75%) HP
3 11 (68.75%) HP UFT
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Ant
3 11 (68.75%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (68.75%) Eclipse
3 11 (68.75%) TestNG
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle APEX
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
3 11 (68.75%) PuTTY
3 11 (68.75%) WinSCP
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2016
4 10 (62.50%) System Integration Testing
4 10 (62.50%) API Testing
4 10 (62.50%) Defect Tracking

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) PuTTY
1 11 (68.75%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2016
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (12.50%) GIS
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Selenium
1 13 (81.25%) SpecFlow
2 12 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (68.75%) Ant
3 11 (68.75%) Eclipse
3 11 (68.75%) HP UFT
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle APEX
3 11 (68.75%) TestNG
4 10 (62.50%) LoadRunner
4 10 (62.50%) SoapUI
5 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (12.50%) Moq
5 2 (12.50%) MSTest
5 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (12.50%) Toad
5 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (12.50%) webpack
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Developer in Test
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (12.50%) Code First Entity Framework
3 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 2 (12.50%) OAuth2
3 2 (12.50%) OpenID
3 2 (12.50%) React
3 2 (12.50%) Redux
3 2 (12.50%) REST
3 2 (12.50%) Swagger
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
3 2 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Test Automation
2 10 (62.50%) API Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Defect Tracking
2 10 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 10 (62.50%) System Integration Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Test Strategy
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Web Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Build Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Full Text Search
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) F#
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) ES6
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISEB
1 7 (43.75%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) HP
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) Software AG
4 8 (50.00%) webMethods
5 2 (12.50%) ESRI
6 1 (6.25%) hybris
6 1 (6.25%) SAP