Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 23 September 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 > Basingstoke
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 24 27
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3 -2
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 49 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 10.68% 7.39% 4.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.65% 49.51% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 17
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +11.11% -6.90%
10th Percentile £250 £321 £292
90th Percentile £475 £447 £440
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £350 £348
% change year-on-year +14.29% +0.72% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.88% +77.08%

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 Basingstoke with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 85 103 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 18.52% 14.93% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 40 37
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +28.79%
10th Percentile £250 £268 £306
90th Percentile £531 £473 £440
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.88% +70.00%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SQL Server in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SQL Server in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 26 (53.06%) .NET
2 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
3 22 (44.90%) Windows
3 22 (44.90%) Security Cleared
4 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 21 (42.86%) C#
4 21 (42.86%) SQL
5 19 (38.78%) Web Services
6 17 (34.69%) VMware
6 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (34.69%) SCCM
7 16 (32.65%) Cisco
7 16 (32.65%) MVC
7 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Office
7 16 (32.65%) Oracle
7 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
8 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (30.61%) Windows Server
9 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (28.57%) IIS
9 14 (28.57%) Scrum
10 13 (26.53%) TDD
10 13 (26.53%) Software Delivery
11 12 (24.49%) SCOM
11 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
11 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
12 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
12 11 (22.45%) PKI
12 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
12 11 (22.45%) AngularJS

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 14 (28.57%) IIS
2 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
5 5 (10.20%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (8.16%) LiveCycle
7 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.04%) Apache
8 1 (2.04%) CMS
8 1 (2.04%) Confluence
8 1 (2.04%) Drupal
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
8 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) DNS
2 7 (14.29%) LAN
3 6 (12.24%) SAN
4 4 (8.16%) Internet
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (6.12%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (4.08%) VLAN
6 2 (4.08%) VPN
7 1 (2.04%) DHCP
7 1 (2.04%) Firewall
7 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
3 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
3 10 (20.41%) RDBMS
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (18.37%) MongoDB
4 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.04%) DB2
7 1 (2.04%) Endeca
7 1 (2.04%) MySQL
7 1 (2.04%) Siebel EIM
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) JIRA
2 9 (18.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (18.37%) Bitbucket
3 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.20%) ReSharper
4 5 (10.20%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Military
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Azure Developer
4 5 (10.20%) BizTalk Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Senior BizTalk Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Integration Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Integration Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.08%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) .NET
2 19 (38.78%) Web Services
3 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
4 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
4 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
5 10 (20.41%) RESTful
6 9 (18.37%) .NET Core
6 9 (18.37%) Node.js
6 9 (18.37%) REST
7 8 (16.33%) WCF
8 7 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (14.29%) Web Services Management
9 4 (8.16%) jQuery
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (4.08%) CSS
10 2 (4.08%) HTML
10 2 (4.08%) SOAP
11 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.04%) OAuth2
11 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) PKI
2 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.20%) Fat Client
3 5 (10.20%) Thin Client
4 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.08%) Clustering
7 1 (2.04%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.16%) Linux
7 1 (2.04%) AIX
7 1 (2.04%) Debian
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) MVC
3 14 (28.57%) Scrum
4 13 (26.53%) Software Delivery
4 13 (26.53%) TDD
5 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
5 10 (20.41%) SDLC
6 9 (18.37%) Kanban
6 9 (18.37%) Microservices
7 8 (16.33%) DevOps
7 8 (16.33%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (14.29%) OO
8 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 6 (12.24%) OOP
9 6 (12.24%) Service Management
9 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
9 6 (12.24%) Validation
10 5 (10.20%) BDD
10 5 (10.20%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) C#
1 21 (42.86%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.37%) Java
4 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.24%) VB.NET
4 6 (12.24%) VBScript
5 3 (6.12%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) VB6
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.16%) ISEB
4 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
4 4 (8.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (8.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.04%) CCIE
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.41%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.04%) Docker
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (34.69%) SCCM
2 12 (24.49%) SCOM
3 5 (10.20%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.69%) VMware
3 16 (32.65%) Cisco
3 16 (32.65%) Oracle
4 10 (20.41%) SolarWinds
5 9 (18.37%) Atlassian
6 5 (10.20%) Citrix
6 5 (10.20%) EMC
7 4 (8.16%) Adobe
7 4 (8.16%) LogRhythm
7 4 (8.16%) Lumension
7 4 (8.16%) NetApp
8 2 (4.08%) Fujitsu
8 2 (4.08%) McAfee
8 2 (4.08%) Remedy
9 1 (2.04%) Blue Prism
9 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.04%) Siebel
9 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
9 1 (2.04%) Zend