Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon 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 21 January 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)
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 17 7
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 +9
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 4 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 9.30% 10.99% 29.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 37.04% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Basildon median daily rate £425 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Essex median daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.21% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 13
Basildon median hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% -4.11% +17.74%
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year +10.34% -0.68% +10.31%

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 Basildon with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Basildon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 8 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 18.60% 29.67% 48.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 4
Basildon median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £358 £252 £289
90th Percentile £473 £450 £454
Essex median daily rate £450 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 17
Basildon median hourly rate £26.22 £36.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.17% -1.37% +17.74%
10th Percentile £26.04 £31.50 £31.15
90th Percentile £26.40 £46.25 £40.45
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.59
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.50% +4.01%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Basildon

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Basildon

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server in Basildon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Basildon

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Basildon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) VMS
2 2 (50.00%) OpenVMS
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Scripter
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Support
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SignalR
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) OpenVMS
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) VMS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Push Notifications
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Siemens
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin